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Catering & hospitality View all

Lifting the lid on packed lunches

Amy Roberts, Director of Nutrition and Food Development at Holroyd Howe, discusses the importa...

How school caterers can help reduce children's sugar intake

Brookwood's Sue Parfett talks to Amanda Ursell about how school caterers can help parents to r...

Manchester High for Girls celebrate Founders' Day with cake

Over 900 pupils received a slice of birthday cake for the school's 143rd birthday

GBBO winner Candice Brown opens Wycombe Abbey café

The school was delighted to welcome the 2016 Great British Bake Off winner

Is there too much sugar in your child's breakfast?

Public Health England warn that children are consuming half their daily recommended sugar allo...

Food on the go

Sarah West, a nutritionist for Zebedees, explains why it is important for pupils to understand...

Eat well, live well

Phil Mann at Reigate Grammar School, explains why good nutrition is vital for athletes, but it...

Insight from the experts

With each new year, comes new challenges, so Brookwood's Sue Parfett looks at how politics is ...

Events View all

Sporting superstars

Abbey Gate College announce plans to launch a new all-weather pitch at star-studded event

Twice as nice

BRITA Vivreau celebrates two awards at The West London Business Awards 2017

March issue of Independent Education Today is now available

From choosing uniforms to sustainability in schools, the latest issue of our independent schoo...

Mandy Coe gives poetry workshops at Bolton School

The poet gave writing exercises, poetry readings and advice

Essential edtech for 2017

Digifest talks transformation in teaching and learning

The Education Show 2017: creativity in the classroom

Returning 16-18 March, the Education Show will celebrate creativity in education and address k...

Celebrate STEM with British Science Week

From 10th -19th March 2017 British Science Week will be hosting a range of events and activiti...

2017: A game-changing year at Bett?

Thousands of teachers from the UK and across the globe gather at ExCeL to engage with cutting-...

Facilities & buildings View all

New state-of-the-art pre-school to open at Edge Grove

Edge Grove has announced a new pre-school development in Aldenham Village which will open Sept...

Want to help fight sexism? Start in the bathroom

Gender neutral bathrooms can make school life more equal for students, says Gloria Thorn, Shar...

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrates 30 years of success

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrated its 30-year milestone in 2016 with a proud feeling of a jo...

Plan ahead to keep your school safe this summer

The Master Locksmiths Association says that the spring term is the time to review school secur...

How to make a sports hall disappear

John Pratten, Bursar & Clerk to the Governors at Box Hill School, explains how the school buil...

New £2.5m sports complex for Ashville College

Caledonian has been appointed as the contractor for the multi-million pound project at Ashvill...

ACS Schools' state-of-the-art facilities near completion

£40m investment programme at ACS International Schools is due to be completed this summer

Let in the light

Paul Trace casts a light on the benefits of natural daylight in the classroom

Health & wellbeing View all

Helping children deal with failure as well as success

Dr John Hind of Dame Allan's Schools looks at the importance of supporting pupils through fail...

Life Education Bus rolls into Hunter Hall

The Life Education Bus made a pit stop at Hunter Hall School last week

Pocklington School staff train in mental health first aid

Pastoral care staff at Pocklington School have received mental health first aid training as pa...

Parents learn about mental health first aid

The seminar is one of a series taking place at Solihull School

New initiative tackles childhood obesity

Braintree district Council launches 'Livewell Child' initiative to fight childhood obesity

Team GB Brownlee Brothers & Aldi help young people eat fresh

1.2 million young people to improve eating habits via educational programme, Get Set to Eat Fr...

How Indoor Air Quality affects exam results

Andy Williams looks how Indoor Air Quality impacts exam results

Primary schools urged to take lead on family fitness

Pioneering health and wellbeing program Premier Transition aimed at pupils, parents and teache...

International View all

The green school of today

Tim Wilbur, Director of Schools Consultancy at Gabbitas Education, explains why sustainability...

Pupil from Falcons School for Boys to star in BBC drama

Toby Woolf will appear in six-part drama The Last Post

The way we live now

John Claughton delves into the world of the International Baccalaureate and its place in the i...

Magical Mandarin

Su Yen Hu, founder of Snowflake Books, discusses why more schools should teach Mandarin to eng...

Sólo Español!

Year 10/11 pupils at Farlington School immerse themselves in Spanish life with a trip to Madri...

A roman adventure in France

Classics students from Oundle School visit beautiful well-preserved Roman ruins in the south o...

It's not rubbish in Morocco

Barnard Castle School students embarked on a life changing 12-day expedition to Morocco - pick...

Third culture kids: the rise of an international education

Carolyn Savage, Head of International Education at Winter's International School Finder, discu...

Law, finance, HR View all

Schools should feel empowered to provide financial education

Alison Pask, Managing Director, Financial Capability & Community Outreach at LIBF, stresses th...

Saint Martin's ranked 'top school' in Borough

Saint Martin's School excels in Department for Education's league tables for academic performa...

The Maynard tops the DfE Performance Tables

The Maynard School ranked leading independent school in Devon in key areas of the DfE's School...

No slipping!

VWV's Tabitha Cave discusses what should be considered when planning an educational visit or t...

Money management

Steve Wright examines some of the key financial challenges facing the independent school secto...

Young people are still not receiving a financial education

Teenagers have inflated expectations about future salaries due to an inadequate financial educ...

Are your staff and students ready for lockdown?

Richard Manby, MD, Bodet Class Change Systems, explains why it is important that schools are p...

Best of British

Tim Wilbur, Gabbitas Education, discusses how to tackle the financial issues involved in susta...

People, policy, politics View all

Baroness Chakrabarti CBE inspires Cheadle Hulme School

Students at Cheadle Hulme School were encouraged to stand up for what they believe in with a v...

Sixth former visits 10 Downing Street

The Conservative lower-sixth student has wanted to get into politics since he was 10

Plymouth College appoints Robin Armayan as Swimming Director

Robin taught at the Poole Swimming Club and was selected as a GB coach for the Fina Junior Swi...

New Registrar for St Albans

St Albans School appoints Mel Davey as Registrar

King Edward's Witley Treasurer new City of London Sheriff

Former King Edward's Witley Treasurer & Governor, Peter Estlin, appointed Sheriff of the City ...

ISI awards St Helen's School Northwood outstanding

The school was particularly praised for promoting social responsibility in its pupils

St Mary's School Headmistress starts role as GSA President

Charlotte Avery has taken over as 2017 President of the Girls' Schools Association

The landscape of teaching in the UK

A Star Teachers look at teaching in the UK to establish whether there is a teacher recruitment...

School life View all

A 21st-century uniform

Schoolblazer reveals how they transformed Burgess Hill Girls' uniform and sportswear

Art from the Heart

Lockers Park School Raises £1,498 for GOSH

Shakespeare Week 2017: How Shakespeare inspires the next gen

Sally Chester, Deputy Head at Ayscoughfee Hall School, discusses how Shakespeare can inspire p...

Prestigious STEM scholarship for St Swithun's school leaver

Former St Swithun's School pupil wins scholarship from the Institution of Engineering and Tech...

Why schools should always value creativity in the classroom

Gwen Byrom, Headmistress at Loughborough High School, explains why she employed an artist in r...

RHS school gardening competition open for entries

Last year's Royal Horticultural Society School Gardening Team of the Year was from Stafford Ma...

Hymers College partners The Avenues Bicycle Project

The project was running out of space for its bicycle donations when Hymers College stepped in

6th form students give back to the community 

Farlington Lower Sixth students spend their Friday afternoons at various placements around the...

Sports & Leisure View all

It's all in the details

Kukri reveal the winning formula to creating a school sports kit that lasts

UWC Atlantic College reveal plans to build a new sports hall

The new sports hall facility will enhance the college's mission and commitment to students

The Royal Hospital School signs up to climbing award scheme

27 students have signed up to the award so far

'School Sport Report' to be implemented by HASS

HASS meeting demand from parents and government to track, measure and report on children's act...

Trent College brings local schools together with netball tournament

Trent College successfully hosted its first U10 High 5 Netball Tournament

Barnard Castle School hosts Cross Country Championships

Pupils battled it out in near freezing conditions

Shrewsbury School runners retain their national title

For the second year running, Shrewsbury School were crowned the winners of Knole Run

Olympian inspires DLD students during sport and LGBT talk

DLD College welcome a Rio Gold Medal Olympian to give an inspiring speech on her sporting succ...

Sustainability View all

Renewables - a minor tragedy in the making?

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

How to turn your school into a unique learning resource

Bidwells' Ian Wakeling looks at what changes can be made to independent school buildings to he...

Solar energy solution for King Edward's Witley

The independent school is working with Spirit Solar to reduce their carbon footprint

St Mary's students help the community go green

Students speak at Colchester Council's Building Resilient Communities event

Sodexo expands waste prevention scheme

Sodexo rolls out SKOOL programme across Europe to prevent food waste

Kids to design energy-saving comic strip

Children across Britain have the chance to win an energy makeover worth up to £50,000 for thei...

Green School for St Helens' 'Girls in Green'

New eco-friendly Junior School building opens at St Helen's School in London

When green is clean

John Fathers, CEO at Green World Innovations talked us through the true meaning of green clean...

Teaching View all

Students cook with top chef Andy Sheridan

The food and nutrition pupils cooked pasta-based dishes with the Michelin trained chef

UWC Atlantic College top of the class

The college was praised for its 'sector-leading practice'

Spotlight on Cambridge Pre-U Mathematics

Three teachers of Cambridge Pre-U Mathematics share their experience of teaching the course

The Grange Sixth Form to launch new A Level curriculum

The new curriculum will offer extension activities and leadership opportunities

Negative perceptions

Accenture research finds that negative perceptions and poor understanding of career options le...

Falcons School for Boys has two new appointments

Falcons School for Boys strengthens its academic output with the appointments of Fiona Walker ...

Chef Andy Sheridan gives pupils a cooking masterclass

Budding chefs at Rydal Penrhos were given an insight into the profession at one of North Wales...

Falcons School for Girls Engage in STEM Subjects

The Falcons School for Girls welcomed high profile guests during a STEM (Science, Technology, ...

Technology View all

School introduces 'phone fast' to reduce reliance on tech

Pupils at Bender School will not be able to use their phones onsite for three days in March

49% of British kids scared to use the Internet

We need to help rebuild children's confidence in the Internet, says Kaspersky Lab

London Business School hosts app contest for schools

50 year 10 pupils competed at London Business School's Marylebone Campus in a Dragon's Den-sty...

Altogether now

Collaborative learning requires synchronised learning spaces, writes Simon Fry

Supporting SEN with edtech

Ben Behrens rounds up the latest edtech for children with Special Educational Needs

Balance of opinion

Is it possible to invest in technology while balancing budgets? Steve Wright asks a panel of e...

Oxford's Rye St Antony School teach pupils online safety

Children and adults are learning how to be safer online this years Safer Internet Day

Schools hit by ransomwares demands

Schools Broadband warn about potential ransomware methods and advises what to do if your schoo...