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King Edward's School rated 'excellent'

The ISI was impressed by the pupils' achievements and personal development

Farlington Prep School makes a rainbow for charity

The school took part in a Rainbow Mufti Day to fundraise for a charity in Kenya

St Martha's School to transition into Mount House School

Mount House School will be introduced from September 2017 and will be led by current Head, Mat...

WorldStrides exhibit at the Telegraph Festival of Education

Visit WorldStrides at the Festival of Education for your chance to win one of two GoPro camera...

Falcons School for Boys raise £3,000 with art exhibition

The students displayed their work at an exhibition opened by London-based artist Luke Martinea...

St Anthony's School for Girls pupils are blossoming

Pupils have made a minibeast hotel, built their own birdfeeders and grown lettuce in the recen...

Is it time to train to retrain?

From well-being to CPD, Steve Wright examines how schools are retaining and developing their s...

A whole school approach to CPD

Michael Smith, Managing Director of Pivot Care and Pivot Educational Consultancy, explores the...

Helen Jeys: 'Terror came but love remains'

Helen Jeys, Headmistress at AESG, discusses what schools can do, say and teach after tragic ev...

Newton Property is factoring in the next generation

The factoring company has launched a new scheme to offer paid placements to pupils

A coaching culture to improve well-being

How mentoring and coaching offers a well-being solution to pupils and teachers

Dear Diary: Headmaster of Dragon School reflects on 30 years

John Baugh, Headmaster of the Dragon School, Oxford, reflects on the past three decades as a h...

Give extracurricular activities some star quality

Chris Baldwin explains how schools can engage pupils with after-school activities

Milton Abbey pupils eat 'Hunger Lunch' for World Hunger Day

Students swapped their usual midday meal for a simple soup and roll to raise awareness of glob...

Harrogate Ladies' College Family of Schools 'Excellent'

The Independent Schools Inspectorate rated all three schools in the Harrogate Ladies' College ...

Happy little ducklings

Barnard Castle School students help renovate the Ducklings Day Nursery's outdoor play area

Taunton School students reach Young Enterprise County finals

The students have been selling their charity bracelet to fellow students and star cricketers M...

The irony of Sats week falling into line with Mental Health

Tracy Gladman, Education and Business Manager with the Worrinots discusses the cost of Sats we...

Kids don hats to raise money for charity

Barnard Castle Preparatory School raised more than £200 at their recent Wear A Hat Day

An egg-cellent Easter

St Anthony's School for Girls celebrate Easter in style

Rydal Penrhos announce new course to inspire future leaders

The RPL Course will prepare pupils for the challenges of university and working life

Falcons School for Boys celebrates exceptional results 

Pupils received offers from several renowned schools following the exam results

See inside a real boarding school, invites Rydal Penrhos

Rydal Penrhos' Headmaster Simon Smith wants people to see what life inside a boarding school i...

Farlington's outdoor learning praised in inspection report

The children love their Forest School sessions, whatever the weather, says Claire Hunting, Far...

St Mary's has two new Head Girls in Esme and Holly

Esme Rowley and Holly Summers will be Senior School Head Girls at St Mary's School for Girls u...

King's Ely pupil creates a dress fit for royalty

18-year-old Libby Chessor took inspiration from Gothic cathedrals to design a wedding dress fo...

Sleeping Beauty casts a spell over Farlington

The love story, key to this ballet, was portrayed by Leah Constantine as Princess Aurora and T...

Kingham Hill is alive with the Sound of Music

Helena Berkeley, Kingham Hill Latin Teacher and Sound of Music Director, described the pupils'...

Creativity takes courage

Angela Drew, Headmistress at Bromley High School, explains why the school puts arts at the hea...

Bolton School is WONDER-ful

Their student-devised production of Wonder was adapted from R. J. Palacio?s international best...

5 tips for encouraging ownership in the classroom

Tom Brialey, Managing Director of Action Storage, looks at the importance of encouraging child...

Drop everything and read! Pupils take up reading challenge

Children's author Lou Kuenzler visited the school to give the pupils some writing tips

Brighton rocks

After removing uniform gender labels at Brighton College, Richard Cairns explains why it was o...

Pupils raise £3,500 in Pyjama Readathon

The money raised will go to the school it sponsors in Cambodia

The perfect partnership

Three independent schools share their enriching experiences of working in partnership with oth...

Falcons School for Girls launches new Carnegie library 

The library was opened to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Carnegie Medal

Share a Pencil Day highlights educational inequity

The new initiative gives UK pupils the opportunity to help 124 million children not in school

Keeping up appearances

Hilary Moriarty reflects on whether schools are doing enough to look after their staff

Stoke students win Ipswich High School scholarship

The three students from Stoke High School will be joining Ipswich High School this September

All together now

Abi Price, Head of Sixth Form at Kings Monkton School in Cardiff, shares the secrets behind a ...