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Head of leading private school reacts to Green Paper

Mike Buchanan, Headmaster of Ashford School says that independent schools already do plenty to...

An audience with former Green Party leader Natalie Bennett

Brentwood School invites former Natalie Bennett to talk about 'Real Change in British Politics...

Rousing Rio

Hilary Moriarty says, how could you watch the 2016 Olympic Games and not be inspired?

Not just for business

Perry Trevers, from insights specialist Sixthsense UK, says profiling techniques can be used t...

Schools testing kills joy of reading, says War Horse author

Michael Morpurgo calls for schools to make time for stories by reinstating storytime in primar...

How the DofE Award develops skills for work

Peter Westgarth explains why over 100 top UK employers have endorsed a DofE Award as a measure...

How to help high achievers deal with pressures

Author Jackie Beere offers her advice on developing resilience through 'growth mindset'

New housemaster at DLD College London

New appointment strengthens boarding provisions at DLD College London

Bristol Grammar School to open state school

Bristol independent school BGS to bid for new secondary school in south of the city

Four out of five heads and teachers oppose grammar schools

Over 2,500 teachers, school leaders and heads respond to a poll by NAHT, ASCL, and Teach First...

Huddersfield trials 'name-blind' UCAS application process

Huddersfield is the only North-East university taking part in pilot scheme to eliminate ethnic...

Three new heads take up post

New faces join King's Rochester, The Grange and Gayhurst School

DfE consultation: have your say

Schools have until 12 December to take part in consultation on new package of school and unive...

PM to consult on schools' charitable status

Theresa May announces plans to amend Charity Commission guidance for independent schools

PM vows to 'relax restrictions' on grammar schools

In first major speech, Theresa May announces plans to open and extend grammar schools to boost...

PM plans for high fee universities to raise school standards

The new plan will require universities to set up new schools or sponsor existing under perform...

How the top grades will be awarded in new GCSEs

Ofqual confirms how GCSE grades, including 8 and 9, will be awarded

Rydal Penrhos alumni Ben Elton joins #Refugene campaign

TV star speaks on plight of his family, who took refuge at Rydal Penrhos during height of Nazi...

New leaders join King Edward's Witley

New head of Lower School and Director of Sport appointed at King Edward's

John Claughton retires after decade of leadership

Chief Master of King Edward's School, Birmingham hands the reins to Dr Mark Fenton from Septem...

More guidance needed for A-level subject choices

As students collect GCSE results, Which? University says university applicants don't think the...

Record numbers placed in higher education

UCAS data shows clearing was 'busiest ever' as 474,710 people placed into full time higher edu...

No 'I' in team

Hilary Moriarty says the 'teamwork' buzzword has come around again - haven't you heard?

Leading creative schools

We talk to Mike Buchanan, head of Ashford School, about his new role as HMC Chair and this yea...

Flying high

Independent schools celebrate outstanding results as university offers soar, despite national ...

Let's clear up the clearing myths

Research from London South Bank University reveals major differences between young people's pe...

Moving on up

Helen Jeys, new head of Alderley Edge School for Girls, looks at making the transition from ma...

Goddard Inquiry under new leadership

Professor Alexis Jay to lead child abuse inquiry following resignation of Justice Goddard

Making a U-turn on political apathy

Matteo Bergamini, founder of Shout Out UK, says political literacy is crucial now more than ev...

Grammar schools could return in 'social mobility' drive

Selective school ban could be lifted as soon as October, it has been reported

So long, farewell

Loughborough Grammar School says goodbye to long-serving duo

Book corner: Effective School Governance

Swot up for the new academic year with this new guide for school governors

Editor's blog: Making room for the arts

Ebacc and STEM focus risk seeing arts, sport and music as second-class subjects, says Stephani...

New head for prestigious Dragon School

Crispin Hyde-Dunn, current head of Abingdon Prep, to join the Dragon in 2017

New report shows what universities are really looking for

Commitment, passion and perseverance essential for clearing success, according to new admissio...

Highfield Prep School pupils welcome new head

James Savile joins school sports day to meet students ahead of new role in September

Two new faces at King Edward's Witley

Head of geography and new housemaster joins school from September

UWC Atlantic College appoints new principal

UWC Maastricht head Peter Howe to join South Wales international school from 2017

State educated ministers dominate new cabinet

Sutton Trust analysis shows big rise in state educated ministers

Justine Greening: the most 'important job' in the cabinet

There are four key priorities for the new Secretary of State for Education, says National Asso...