Government u-turn on school cadet force funding follows outcry from heads

The government has abandoned plans to reform school cadet force funding after outcry from private sc More

School blog: One head tells us about her ‘bapitsm of fire’ at the hands of ISI inspectors

Rachel Dent, head of the Abbey School in Berkshire, was plunged into the deep end with an ISI inspec More

What are your thoughts on independent education in 2015?

We want to know what you think about the pertinent issues in your role as we start the new year More

Ebola fears over top independent school's field trip

One of Britain's leading independent schools is being urged by parents, including a senior surgeon, More

School blog: Ben Evans on the importance of a five-star school performance

With the festive season in sight, many schools across the country will be putting on an array of spe More

Labour threatening the future of 'Rolls Royce' schools, says director of BSA

Labour’s plan to penalise private schools is similar to an attack on “Rolls Royce or Bentley for More

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

The headmaster of Hunt’s old school accuses Labour of peddling “offensive bigotry” after the s More

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

Barnaby Lenon, the former head of Harrow, accused Ed Miliband's party of 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 “damage the econ 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 families a More

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Government cuts school travel fund for local authorities by £6m

The government has slashed school travel funding by £6m, forcing local authorities to consi

Chair who ordered heads’ suspensions removed from Cuckoo Hall trust board

The chair of Cuckoo Hall Academies Trust has been removed from the trust and the board itsel

Free school meals are being provided 'for 85% of infants', says Clegg

An extra 1.3 million pupils in England, 85% of infant children, are eating a free school lunch, t

Laptops and iPads stolen from Heathcote Secondary School in Essex

A secondary school in Essex has been targeted by burglars,

Fraudster who conned schools out of thousands has confiscation order reduced

A former company boss convicted in a large-scale fraud case has won his appeal against a judgemen