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Catering & hospitality View all

Vale Academy Trust

An interview with Sally Cox, Trust Catering Manager at the Vale Academy Trust in Oxfordshire

Carmel Education Trust

The Carmel Education Trust has overarching accountability and governance of a number of academ...

A big meal deal at King's School Taunton

The school reveals their million-pound contract with Independents by Sodexo

Be good to yourself

Brookwood Partnership's Sue Parfett and Amanda Ursell talk sports nutrition in school catering...

LES have a school lunch uptake of 89%

Joy Johnstone, Operations Manager at Loughborough Endowed Schools, reveals the secret behind h...

Can you reduce your costs by changing the way you buy?

Simon Gurney, Procurement Manager at Pelican Procurement Services, shares some practical tips ...

Why teachers need to be taught about nutrition

Roy Ballam, Manging Director and Head of Education at the British Nutrition Foundation (BNF), ...

More water please!

BRITA Vivreau discusses how water can improve pupils' well-being

Events View all

Event review: Marches Academy Trust Festival of Education

Charley Rogers reports on the Marches Academy Trust Festival of Education, and its focus on ho...

St Swithun's School to host pupil resilience conference

The Getting to GRIP with resilience conference will be held on 3rd October

SATRO holds construction challenge at Royal Grammar School

Schools in Guildford, Woking and Carshalton took part in the bridge-building challenge

UB August issue out now!

The August edition of University Business magazine is now available to download

Photo Finish: Disneyland

Upper sixth students marked the end of their Reigate Grammar School careers in a fabulous Disn...

HRH The Princess Royal attends prize day at The Royal School

It was the first time The Princess Royal has visited the school since boys joined the senior s...

Pots of fun at Royal School

Alan Titchmarsh opens pupils' eyes to the wonder of nature at The Royal School

UK's biggest boarding school bursary charity announced

RNCF and Springboard will be merging next month

Facilities & buildings View all

How can a commercial garden room help expanding schools?

James Willmott, Director and Co-Founder at Harrison James, discusses how to create extra class...

Levitt Bernstein begins work on three independent schools

Levitt Bernstein reveals three ambitious projects with independent schools across the UK

Fit for purpose

Steve Wright explores Headington School's state-of-the-art dance and fitness centre, and the i...

Scotts of Thrapston: Built to last

Scotts of Thrapston reveals the importance of sustainable educational buildings and positive l...

Accessible, sustainable water

BRITA Vivreau explains why it's essential for schools to have a water system that enables all ...

ACS Cobham celebrates progress of new £15m boarding house

ACS Cobham's youngest boarder laid the final brick of multi-million-pound boarding house

Bedford Modern School opens £9m science centre

The new centre includes 17 laboratories and is a significant investment for Bedford Modern Sch...

Wellingborough Prep opens its new Minecraft-themed library

The library has been completely renovated to make it 'a more immersive and engaging space'

Health & wellbeing View all

Stop the bus! Betty for schools has a fresh approach to PSHE

Betty for schools is revolutionising PSHE education and normalising periods for both girls and...

How teachers can manage email overload and stress levels

An increasing source of stress for teachers is juggling email pressures and lesson preparatio...

Small steps can make a big difference

Living Streets encourages schools to introduce small changes which will make a huge difference...

Pupil wellbeing: getting to the heart of the matter

How is pupils' emotional wellbeing supported in fee-paying schools - and are parents kept info...

Powering pro-learning at British School in the Netherlands

Liz Free, Director of International Leadership Academy at The British School, explains how Blu...

82% of teachers say teens are coming to school hungry

British teens lose 51 minutes of learning per school day due to hunger reveals Kellogg's

School's new partnership champions students' wellbeing

Solihull School has partnered with mental health charity Safeline to help tackle mental health...

All aboard the betty bus at the Festival of Education

Say hello to the betty team at the Festival of Education, and sign up for a chance to win a vi...

International View all

The Right Fit

Shelley Nadler, Legal Director at Bird & Bird looks at structures available to independent sch...

Why are British pupils applying to American universities?

As 65% of schools have students who go to overseas universities, Hilary Moriarty discusses the...

Malvern College: More than just a name

How does a British independent school successfully transfer its brand overseas? Lucinda Reid f...

What are the challenges facing international schools?

Lucinda Reid talks to a panel of senior leaders about their experiences overseas

Ellesmere College to open outpost in Asia

The college has teamed up with Matrix Global Schools

Worldstrides winners at the Telegraph Festival of Education

Zara Daswani from St Peter's School and Helen Cook from Dowdales School walk away with GoPros ...

Personalising learning in an international context

Greg Watson, Chief Executive of GL Education (GL Assessment in the UK), discusses the importan...

A broader perspective: headship abroad

Tim Wilbur, Director of School Consultancy at Gabbitas Education, looks at why school leaders ...

Law, finance, HR View all

School trips: how to stay safe

Tilden Watson, Head of Education at Zurich Municipal, reveals the top tips for successful scho...

Crucial creativity: Why pupils need creative subjects

In an increasingly automated world with an uncertain future job market, it's more important th...

Mental health in schools: a developing crisis

Louise Gilmer explores mental health in schools and the proposed government measures which may...

The University of London to modernise operations with Unit4

Unit4 Business World Finance, Research, Human Resources and Payroll will be hosted in a privat...

Ignorance is not bliss with FCA regulations

School Fee Plan (SFP), part of Premium Credit Limited, looks at Financial Conduct Authority r...

UWC Atlantic launches scholarships for Dutch students

Willem-Alexander Scholarship Fund will enable Dutch students to receive a world-leading educat...

Keeping your school safe online

Andrew Gallie explores some of the steps that schools should be taking to manage cyber securit...

Children think money grows on trees, new research finds

New research has found that children as old as 12 have little understanding of money

People, policy, politics View all

Beech Hall teacher receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Janine Turner received the prestigious award for her dedication teaching German

What's next for independent schools?

Matthew Burgess from VWV looks ahead to what may be in store for independent schools

Stevensons: Tailor-made since 1925

Stevensons' Managing Director, Mark Stevenson, explains how the family business has become so ...

GDST honours Cressida Dick with Alumna of the Year award

The former student of Oxford High School is the first female Commissioner of the Metropolitan ...

Farlington School appoints new Head of Boarding

Sue Powell says she has big plans for her new role

New Head Boy and Head Girl at Rydal Penrhos

Alex Benfield and Olivia Williams will be Head Boy and Head Girl for the 2017/18 year

Portland Place School welcomes new headmaster

David Bradbury has been announced as Portland Place School's new headmaster

British Red Cross supports schools after Manchester attack

A British Red Cross resource is available to teachers to help pupils come to terms with the Ma...

School life View all

Abbey Gate College celebrates 40 years

140 voices sang out as part of a special gala concert for the school's 40th anniversary

Benenden's first 13-year-old graduates make history

Benenden's new diploma encourages pupils to make the most of their first two years at the scho...

Rugby legend visits Solihull School

Jonathan Davies, who was awarded an OBE in 2015 for services to charity, was guest of honour a...

Edge Grove School wins award for school gardening

The Level 5 Award from the Royal Horticultural Society is only awarded to top 1% of schools in...

Farlington muggles get magical for Potter's 20th anniversary

Pupils celebrated the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter with a special assembly

Pupils bury time capsule to mark 125th Anniversary 

A fidget spinner and a minion were among the items buried for posterity!

Badminton School Head leads 367-mile charity cycle challenge

Money raised will go to The SpringBoard Bursary Foundation, which offers boarding school bursa...

We're all going on a summer holiday...

Helen Jeys, Headmistress at Alderley Edge School for Girls, explains why now is the time for r...

Sports & Leisure View all

Gareth Southgate talks tactics at Harrogate Ladies' College

The England football manager was guest of honour at the school's Speech Day

The Journey to a Football Academy

Two Bolton School Girls' Division pupils are celebrating football contracts. Here are their st...

Cricket champion Freddie Flintoff leaves pupil starstruck

13-year-old Suhas Shekar got a surprise visit after his latest school cricket match 

Farlington student awarded SportsAid funding

16-year-old Gabriella Eltham will be following in the footsteps of her heroes Mo Farah and Jes...

Independent school sporting highlights 2016-17

Steve Wright picks out some highlights from a hugely successful sporting year for the independ...

LOGS footballers get their kicks with UEFA Europa League

Lewes Old Grammar School travelled to Spain to train at the UEFA Europa League squad's trainin...

Are you ready for sports day?

With schools across the country preparing for sports day, Marianne Pope looks at some of the q...

World-class sportswear at Kukri

Kukri Sports explains why they are a truly international brand

Sustainability View all

Truro Prep 1st in Cornwall to get gold with Woodland Trust

Students from all year groups were involved in green activities, including tree planting and r...

Get involved: Ultimate STEM Challenge is back!

BP invites schools to build a more sustainable future by entering the Ultimate STEM Challenge

D-Tech International is Awarded CHAS Accreditation

Leading library security systems provider, D-Tech International, is delighted to announce it h...

Haileybury Youth Trust nominated for sustainability award

The charity has been recognised for its eco-friendly work in Uganda

Prep School Warriors

Students from Rydal Penrhos designed and built eco-friendly upcycled items for the school gard...

How to save energy in schools: a guide for school governors

Energys Group's Kevin Cox has some tips for school governors wanting to save energy

Green means go!

Steve Wright rounds up some of the most impressive green initiatives from across the UK indepe...

Renewables - a minor tragedy in the making?

Nigel Aylwin-Foster, Client Director at ReEnergise, discusses why independent schools should c...

Teaching View all

Headteacher retires after 42 years of service

Popular headmaster of Morley House is joined by teachers and pupils to celebrate over four dec...

Never let service levels play second fiddle to price

Recognised throughout the sector for its quality, D-Tech believes that good customer care cont...

How to achieve global success

Cambridge International Examinations on developing international qualifications for schools wo...

Developing coaching in the classroom

Schools need to shift from a 'fixed' mindset to become more self-reflective, says Jane Shaddic...

Singapore Maths teaches St Anthony's pupils problem solving

The highly scaffolded framework helps pupils master maths problems

Introducing touch typing in the classroom

Does your school teach touch typing? Leah Hamblett, Deputy Head at Brighton College, explains ...

The future of schooling

Mark S. Steed, Director of JESS, Dubai, discusses disruptive innovation and the future of glob...

Don't deny access to the outdoors

Dr John Hind, Principal at Dame Allan's Schools, reveals the educational opportunities of the ...

Technology View all

E-Safety: Empowering a new digital generation 

We need to teach children to be better consumers of information, says Dave Saltmarsh, Global ...

The Future is Hybrid: The Hybrid Archivist

Cosector's Stephanie Taylor recently gave a talk at the DPASSH conference on hybrid archives b...

How mobile technology can benefit learning

Elliot Gowans, VP at D2L, talks about mobile technology benefiting learning

Webinar: How to make managing users simple

Prepare for the September intake and make managing users simple

VR and robotics most popular choices in edtech for schools

The annual competition from BT - Tech Factor - reveals what tech is on schools' wish lists

Lockheed Martin & Discovery Education launch space challenge

Pupils have to design a habitation module for a mission to Mars to be in with a chance of winn...

Schools crowdfunding for edech with Rocket Fund

Drones, spy cameras and recording studios: what teachers really want in the classroom

#ItsGoodToKnow: Campaign for safe WiFi spots

Rise in young people using smartphones ha led to 'safe WiFi' symbol awareness campaign