Head of Hunt's old school slams Labour's 'bigoted' attack on private education

The headmaster of Tristram Hunt’s old school has accused Labour of peddling “offensiv... More

Labour's plan to strip private schools of tax breaks is 'patronising nonsense'

Labour's new plan to strip private schools of tax breaks is "patronising nonsense&q... More

Private schools must do more for state sector or lose charity status, Labour warns

British private schools are perpetuating divisions that “corrode society” and “... More

Private schools 'charge too much' for rich British families

The headteacher of a leading private school has said some are pricing out wealthy British familie... More

Knowing how to program a computer is key to success, says digital expert

An ‘upstairs, downstairs Britain’ could be a reality for school-leavers who cannot co... More

Children should be taught how to break rules, says headteacher

Schoolchildren must be taught to break the rules in order to learn independent thinking, the head... More

Schools told to bring back traditional textbooks to save money

Schools should reintroduce traditional textbooks to the classroom to save money and close the&nbs... More

Private vs state sector working conditions

A survey by survey by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers shows that teachers in private sc... More

From November's issue of the magazine: In defence of the independent sector

Dr Tim Hands, head of Magdalen College School and former chair of HMC, isn’t ... More

Stop using education as a political 'weapon', says top private school head

Successive education secretaries’ desire to 'make their mark' is risking the future... More

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Banned head takes DfE to High Court for right to appeal

A banned headteacher has taken the Department for Education to High Court in a bid to overturn a

Academy chain drops plan to outsource non-teaching staff

The country’s largest academy chain has confirmed it will not continue with plans to outsou

Legal: Managing personal problems in the staff room

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Childhood obesity surges between ages of seven and 11, study shows

New analysis of findings from a study charting the lifestyles of more than 13,000 British childre