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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...

Spend or splurge? Schools to receive financial education

Lifesavers, a programme to promote financial educations, will be introduced in primary schools...

Your Obligations for Transgender Pupils

VWV's Tracey Eldridge-Hinmers looks at the issues of protection within gender reassignment in ...

Schools that work for everyone? The independent dimension

Stephen Ravenscroft at Stone King LLP looks at how schools can work for everyone

New partnership to boost boarding

Government, schools and charities join to promote boarding school places for vulnerable young ...

Schools that work for everyone?  The independent dimension

Stephen Ravenscroft at Stone King LLP looks at how schools can work for everyone

A changing regulatory landscape

Veale Wasbrough Vizards' Andrew Gallie explains the latest developments in data protection for...

School fee increases leave more parents priced out

Parents need to save almost £1,000 a month to keep pace with rising school fees, according to ...

British education after Brexit

Matthew Burgess looks at managing compliance of international student recruitment

Education salaries rise post-Brexit

Schools push to attract talent after EU referendum by raising salaries by five per cent

A guide to DBS checks for the education sector

Personnel Checks explains all you need to know about DBS and Children's Barred List checks

Pension confusion for majority of teachers

New research from Wesleyan shows misconceptions and misunderstanding for teachers around retir...

What are job-hunting teachers really looking for?

Location and work-life balance are the top factors for teachers when making their next career ...

King Edward's completes Assisted Places scheme

King Edward's School celebrates reaching £10m target at event hosted by author Lee Child

An outcome-focussed approach to complaints handling

Tabitha Cave examines the complaints handling regime for independent schools

Royal School opens door to new opportunities

The Royal School in Wolverhampton has been granted provision opening as a Free School in Septe...

Mind the gap

Alice Reeve outlines the implications of the Gender Pay Gap Regulations for independent school...

New fee assistance for 'squeezed middle'

Bolton School to offer help with fees for high-performing children in lower family income brac...

What is your school really worth?

Courteney Donaldson outlines the steps involved in valuing your school

The gender agenda

David Hession advises schools to address questions relating to equal pay before the government...

Painless procurement

Pelican Procurement Services has helped the Wakefield Grammar School Foundation to save time a...

A robust and open approach

Matthew Burgess lays out the lessons to be learned from a case review of sexual abuse at a Lon...

One in 20 businesses in the education sector are family-run

The future looks bright for over 200,000 family firms in the education sector

New senior private school for central London

Law firm Shoosmiths advises Minerva Education on new London senior school

All change again?

Safeguarding guidance is undergoing further revision. Matthew Burgess looks at the implication...

Sponsor academies or lose tax breaks, says Wilshaw

Ofsted chief says independent schools should lose certain benefits if they do not take on acad...

Employee status, data protection and social media

Clare Edwards distils some key points that independent schools should bear in mind in order to...

Waiting for Goddard

We seem to have been waiting for Goddard forever, says Tabitha Cave

Westfield School to launch new scholarships

To celebrate GCSE success, governors of Westfield School award 10 scholarships

The financial cost of justice

Paula Jefferson discusses the potential impact of the Goddard Inquiry on educational institute...

Package deal

Iain Campbell looks at the 'package' essentials for school trips

Independent school law: what you need to know in 2016

Keeping up with regulation: 10 things we learned at Veale Wasbrough Vizards' Annual Independen...

Safeguarding concerns

Matthew Burgess looks at the ongoing repercussions for schools of the closure of Stanbridge Ea...