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Saving life gets easier

The Royal Life Saving Society UK now offers a one-day Survive & Save Instructor course for tea...

School children learn forensics

Year 6 children from nine schools learned forensic techniques to help them solve a fictional m...

New supply staff quality control welcomed

The only independently audited quality standard for supply staff, Compliance+, was launched at...

Praise be!

Should girls be encouraged to celebrate their achievements openly? Deputy head at Manchester H...

A guide to the new computing curriculum

From using computers to understanding how they work, Rebecca Paddick explains all about this y...

Character counts

Julie Booth, head of SIMS Independent, on how schools can inspire children to improve their ch...

Managing change

Neil Mason, director of studies at Taunton School, describes his role -€“ and how it'€™s chang...

Don'™t flash the cash

A growing number of independent schools are realising the benefits that cashless payment syste...

Newton's lore

Independent Education Today editor Dave Higgitt meets Taunton School's charismatic headmaster ...

The ties that bind us

Whether your child loves it or hates it, school uniform can bring a sense of allegiance and be...

Twinkle twinkle, little stars!

The end of term saw Clayesmore Nursery and Pre-Prep pupils promoting the Christmas spirit in a...

A proper examination

The introduction of exam-centric GCSEs presents teachers and pupils with an opportunity, write...

Danielle Hope inspires at St Swithun's

West End musical star Danielle Hope gave an inspirational workshop to 40 St Swithun's pupils a...

Making girls love maths

Girls need to be in the 'driving seat'€™ to lose their fear of maths, says head of maths at Sh...

Hitting the right note

Caroline Crabbe, General Manager at Jo Jingles, believes that music and movement are absolutel...

University awarded funding to boost language teaching

Nottingham Trent University will now offer students the opportunity to become teachers as part...