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Catering & hospitality View all

How strong leadership can inspire bold, positive change

Sponsored: Deborah Homshaw, Managing Director of Brookwood, the independent education division...

Ready, steady, cook!

Celebrity TV chef inspires GCSE students and juniors at LVS Ascot

Bolton pupil inspired by royal wedding in Bake Off final

This year's Bake Off at Bolton School was bigger than ever as the school held two competitions...

In conversation with... Brookwood's MD

Sponsored: Deborah Homshaw has led Brookwood for six months. Here she outlines her plans for t...

Events View all

How to be a VIP at the Education Forum 2018

Think you know conferences? Think again. The Education Forum invites senior education professi...

ISPEC 2018: well played

Sponsored: Did you attend the 2018 Independent Schools Physical Education Conference? If not, ...

COBIS: British schools overseas can help UK teacher shortage

Research shows that 93% of school leaders indicate that recruiting internationally-trained tea...

The latest issue of Independent Education Today is out now!

This month, we look at what it takes to be an independent school headteacher in 2018

Facilities & buildings View all

Rydal Penrhos' refurbished sixth form centre

The school has revealed the splendid results of its pupil-led fundraising campaign

Manage school premises internationally with Altuity

SPONSORED: Altuity helps international schools overcome challenges when it comes to asset and ...

Work starts on new £5m day house for Rugby School

The project, scheduled for completion in summer 2019, will allow the school to take on an addi...

Major revamp at Brentwood Prep

Brentwood has secured planning permission for a major programme of improvement works at the Pr...

Health & wellbeing View all

Author gives children books containing their own work

Hallfield School pupils saw themselves in print as part of the school's focus on wellbeing

Supporting student wellbeing in independent schools

Sponsored: Gabbitas Education reflects on the success of their recent conference on wellbeing ...

Safeguarding made simple with CPOMS

SPONSORED: CPOMS helps schools ensure students are safe and fully supported

4 in 5 education employees are 'looking for better support'

Westfield Health revealed the figure following their survey of more than two thousand UK emplo...

International View all

What are school uniforms like overseas?

Sally Jones investigates the role of school uniforms at British international schools

Settling into new cultures

Stephen Spriggs, Managing Director of William Clarence Education, discusses the process of ope...

What is it like to lead an international school in China?

A recent report from RSAcademics reveals the challenges of leading an international school in...

Leading learning through pastoral care and GDPR compliance

SPONSORED: iSAMS explore how investing in a technology solution can help schools support stude...

Law, finance, HR View all

Calculating holiday pay for term-time only workers

VWV's Simon Bevan discusses holiday pay and the introduction of Working Times Regulations

Considering commercial contracts, with VWV

Ed Rimmell discusses the pitfalls and good practice that independent schools should consider i...

AccountsIQ and iSAMS join forces to offer iFinance

Sponsored: iFinance has been developed as an integrated solution to streamline academic, pasto...

Are you running a child protection gauntlet?

SPONSORED: Schrole explain the potential risks around globalised teacher recruitment and how t...

People, policy, politics View all

Beech Hall headmaster to sit GCSE exams

James Allen, Headmaster at Beech Hall, is currently revising for the 2018 GCSE examinations

Howell's pupil becomes Wales' youngest MENSA member

The nursery pupil at Howell's School is one of six pre-school MENSA members

Rossall School appoints new Head

Mr Jeremy Quartermain will assume the role at the Fleetwood school in the summer

New Head for Elms Nursery and Junior School 

Mrs Faith Potter is set to take up the role at the Nottingham school in September

School life View all

Derby pupils take fundraising to heart

Students from Derby High School have raised more than £4,000 for the British Heart Foundation

UWC Atlantic College teams up with Rolls-Royce

UWC Atlantic College students work with Rolls-Royce on new technologies to save lives at sea

Queen Margaret's scoops national boarding schools award

Queen Margaret's York has been crowned winner of the 'Boarding Innovation Award' at the Boardi...

A perfect pairing in Glasgow

The Glasgow Schools Trust launched by Kelvinside Academy will see the school partner with Crai...

Sports & Leisure View all

What's the future of school sports?

Carol Chandler-Thompson, Head of Blackheath High School GDST, discusses alternative sports and...

Squash sensations to visit Truro School

The school is set to welcome Mohamed Elshorbagy and Marwan Elshorbagy for a masterclass on Fri...

Scarborough welcomes GB diver Rebecca Gallantree

The Olympic star treated Scarborough College students to a motivational assembly

Bromsgrove School pupil triumphantly going downhill

The school's Siena Horton scooped the overall title at the Delancey British National Alpine Ch...

Sustainability View all

Creating the foundations of sustainability

Karen Norton, Vice-Principal and Primary Head at Kings Monkton School, on the school's city ga...

Green future, blue planet

Independent schools lead the way in ensuring sustainability in education, writes Simon Fry

Eat, sleep, recycle!

St Mary's School, Colchester has decided to ban plastic water bottles, highlighting their comm...

Rydal Penrhos School wins eco award

Rydal Penrhos' Eco Committee achieved its Silver Award through the Green Tree Schools scheme, ...

Teaching View all

Leading from the middle, with the University of Buckingham

The institution's Ruth Corderoy looks at the importance of middle leaders in schools

Putting young minds to work

Marianne Austin, Head of Kew College, looks at injecting 'real life' into the education system...

Inspiring a generation of global learners online

Peter Monteath, Regional Director (Europe) at Cambridge Assessment International Education, d...

A tailored recruitment service for your school from eTeach

SPONSORED: Join eTeach in their mission to build the largest online ecosystem of international...

Technology View all

BESA in conversation with... ITSI

Gary Bryant, UK Country Manager at ITSI, discusses the importance of a personalised education ...

BYOD v Laptop Loan - which is best for your library?

SPONSORED: James Breakell, UK Managing Director of leading library security provider, D-Tech, ...

Machine learning on the fly

Jonathan Whitley, Northern European Sales Director at WatchGuard, discusses machine learning

Launching the Promethean Grant 2018!

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