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In conversation with... Learning Ladders

Matt Koster-Marcon, Director of Learning Ladders, talks to BESA about solving problems in sch...

Adrenaline-fueled induction for Beech Hall senior prefects

Tytherington-based Beech Hall School put its new senior prefects through their paces with a st...

In with the new at Eaton Square Upper School

Perry Uniform reveals how it designed Eaton Square Upper School's uniform

Co-op sponsors Fairtrade Schools Awards

The Awards teach children about global issues and raise awareness of ethical trading

Idris Elba joins campaign to fight illiteracy

The actor has joined forces with formerly illiterate mother turned author

Rydal Penrhos named one of UK's top co-ed boarding schools

Recently published League Tables have placed the school 69th in the UK

A concrete contribution

Trent College pupils visited partner schools in Kenya to see how their fundraising built toile...

The 21st-century boarding experience

Mark Venn-Dunn, Head of Boarding at ACS Cobham International School, reveals the secrets to mo...

School pupils raise funds for Forces Charity SSAFA

The Forces charity supports veterans and their families

4 ways schools can create healthy competition

Deborah Fisher, Head of SIMS Independent, looks at how schools can create competition to prepa...

Solihull students show off artistic talents in exhibition

Local artist Fiona Payne came to check out the new talent

Beech Hall School is awash with colour during fundraiser

The school's latest fundraising event for the NSPCC saw pupils get paintbombed by their teache...

Bolton Junior Girls reveal photography competition winners

The overall winner of the competition was a tribute to the Manchester Arena bombing victims

Howell's School raise £6K for hospice charity

The pupils are the first to reach the £6,660 'Pay For a Day' target set by Marie Curie

St Edmund's School Canterbury breaks recruitment records

The school recruits its 600th pupil as it announces the building of a new academic hub to open...

Abbey Gate College celebrates 40 years

140 voices sang out as part of a special gala concert for the school's 40th anniversary

Benenden's first 13-year-old graduates make history

Benenden's new diploma encourages pupils to make the most of their first two years at the scho...

Rugby legend visits Solihull School

Jonathan Davies, who was awarded an OBE in 2015 for services to charity, was guest of honour a...

Edge Grove School wins award for school gardening

The Level 5 Award from the Royal Horticultural Society is only awarded to top 1% of schools in...

Farlington muggles get magical for Potter's 20th anniversary

Pupils celebrated the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter with a special assembly

Pupils bury time capsule to mark 125th Anniversary 

A fidget spinner and a minion were among the items buried for posterity!

Badminton School Head leads 367-mile charity cycle challenge

Money raised will go to The SpringBoard Bursary Foundation, which offers boarding school bursa...

We're all going on a summer holiday...

Helen Jeys, Headmistress at Alderley Edge School for Girls, explains why now is the time for r...

School trips: Keeping kids safe

David McCabe discusses the key health and safety considerations for taking children on a schoo...

Teachers and dads play key roles in preventing cyberbullying

University of Hertfordshire reports find link between supportive school environments and lower...

Arts Award at the Telegraph Festival of Education

Arts Award enables young people to progress into further education and employment

Hot summers and cool brands

Design company Firebrand Creative set to launch host of new brands

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...

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

Helen Jeys: 'Terror came but love remains'

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

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