Property prices near independent schools outstrip national average

Properties situated near to independent schools and university towns hold their value and are able to...More

Parents who send children to private schools ‘denied real choice’

Parents who send their children to independent schools are ‘denied real choice’ as one ‘looks much...More

Boarding schools have too many students from ‘just a few’ countries

British boarding schools should avoid having too many students from a small number of countries, the head...More

It should be easier for unqualified teachers to get into the classroom, Eton head says

The outgoing headmaster of Eton College has said that it should be easier for unqualified teachers to get...More

Boarding schools urged to spend more on scholarships instead of ‘fancy buildings’

Boarding schools should provide scholarships for children who cannot afford fees, the national director of...More

Welsh independent school head causes ire with language views

A private school head in Wales has caused controversy in after claiming students with the Welsh language...More

Research shows worrying data protection issues in education

Despite the risk to their employer of criminal proceedings and heavy fines, two thirds (66%) of education...More

Boys help girls succeed in co-ed schools, says head girl of Brighton College

Brighton College’s head girl has said that co-ed environments help boys and girls understand one anotherMore

Independent school head challenges perfection culture

The head of a London private school has advised that teenagers should not focus solely on attaining the...More

Half of the new cabinet were privately educated, Sutton Trust reveals

Half of David Cameron’s new cabinet were privately educated, according to details published today by the...More

April 2015 Independent Executive

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Property prices near independent schools outstrip national average

Properties situated near to independent schools and university towns hold their value and are abl

Roof thieves target two schools in same town on same night

Thieves have stolen stone off two schools’ roofs in the night,

Ofsted inspector says to stick with current levels, but to change the criteria

An experienced Ofsted inspector has advised school leaders to keep current assessment systems the

Whistleblowing in schools on the rise according to charity

Whistleblowing in schools has risen sharply in recent years, according to a whistleblowing c