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Britain's education workers are on the move in 2016

More than a third of those working in the UK education sector will be looking for new jobs thi...

New head appointed at The Maynard School

Sarah Dunn will take the reins from September 2016

Ofqual figures show spike in exam appeals

Exam regulator reveals over 90,000 grades were changed in 2015, almost triple the number in 20...

Independent schools' alumni relations growing

UK independent schools are following universities' footsteps by turning their attention to alu...

Maynard headmistress scoops Teacher of the Year Award

Pride of Exeter Awards recognises Bee Hughes for achievements since 2009 appointment

Three more headmaster appointments for 2016

Barrow Hills, Loughborough Grammar School and Bancroft's to welcome new leadership next year

Annual assessment

Some of the sector's leading figures spoke with IE to examine the implications of a successful...

FHS Regent's Park appoints new head

Charles Fillingham will start at Francis Holland School in January 2016

Head responds to divisive #teachersmake recruitment ad

Following Government teacher recruitment ad, Elms Junior School head says we should 'value tea...

Autumn Statement: DfE plans for future of education

Chancellor spending review reveals plans for DfE budget over the course of this Parliament

Prince Edward visits Bolton School

HRH The Earl of Wessex learns more about Bolton's Duke of Edinburgh programme as part of Cente...

Withington annnounces new headmistress

Withington announces current Deputy Head, Sarah Haslam, will become the school's eleventh head...

Q&A: Richard Arch

We caught up with King Edward's Witley's new academic director, who will bring a global perspe...

Alun Jones: we need to regulate more efficiently

At annual conference, GSA head says frequency of regulatory change in schools is 'untenable'

My first year at Farlington

Frances Mwale reflects on a year as headmistress of Farlington Prep

Making the switch at sixth form

Abi Price looks at the benefits and challenges for pupils joining an independent sixth form af...

Time for some 'plane' thinking?

Helen Stringer, new head of Northampton High School, says there are four crucial thinking skil...

Ex-Harrow teacher is head of UK's newest independent

Head of UK's newest public school, Myddelton College, has taught royalty at Harrow

It's personal

There's more to a successful marketing strategy than branding and a display stand, says Hilary...

Eating their words

Chris Ramsey reflects on the recent HEFCE 'blunder' in degree success

First female bishop calls for everyday courage

Right Reverend Libby Lane returns to Manchester High for awards evening

New head for Charlotte House

Penny Woodcock has been appointed Head of Charlotte House Preparatory School, Rickmansworth, w...

Putting pen to paper

There's still much to be said for the good old-fashioned handwritten note, says Toby Percival

Interview: Sharing success

Editor Stephanie Broad talks to the head of Haileybury about the opening of their new academy,...

Grammar schools: an opportunity or a threat?

DfE decision for new grammar school extension causes controversy

Old Boy Sir Ian McKellen returns to Bolton School

Sir Ian McKellen visits former school to promote Stonewall's anti-homophobic bullying message

STEM careers? They're yours for the taking

Young Engineers Trustee Ruth Amos inspires Trent College students to consider a future in tech...

Grange School appoints new head

Debbie Leonard will take the reins at The Grange from autumn 2016

New faces at King Edward's Witley

KESW appoints new heads of Biology and Food Technology

Book launch for Britain's first black ballerina

Julie Felix, head of Dance at Saint Martin's, launches biography on World Ballet Day

Former BMS student hosts enterprise competition

Alumni holds 'Varsity Pitch 2015' competition offering £10,000 award and training with top fir...

King Edward's Witley appoints new housemaster

King Edward's Witley announces Angus Macmillan will have a combined role as Housemaster of Wak...

Farlington teacher writes A-level textbook for Art History

The first-ever A-level textbook for Art History has been published by Farlington's very own he...

Make work experience a priority, says industry leaders

Compulsory work experience for under 16s was scrapped in 2012. Now, a BCC survey shows industr...

City of London School for Girls pupil is Pride of Britain

Sohana named Teenager of Courage at the Pride of Britain Awards

Head welcomes challenge on 'summer babies'

Keith Morrow welcomes comments from Nick Gibb on 'summer-born babies' policy concern

Former Bedford Modern student unveils art installation

Alex Chinneck launches art installation at the London Design Festival

Let's involve parents in a constructive way, says PTA UK

PTA UK survey reveals 85 per cent of parents in England do want a say in education

Closing the gap

Despite their perceived elitism, independent schools can do a lot for social mobility, says Ma...

New head sets out vision for Lord Wandsworth

Adam Williams, new headmaster of Lord Wandsworth College, wants to focus on the pupil voice