A head has claimed that single sex education allows girls to learn without the pressure to impress boysMore
Christ’s Hospital in Sussex is a school steeped in tradition – students don Tudor-style uniforms and...More
Biomass heating has, in recent years, established itself as more than just an energy-saving novelty. With...More
A prominent independent school is to re-introduce boater hats in commemoration of pupils who died in the...More
In 2007, Perse Girls was a seven to 18 traditional girls’ school with a falling roll of 600. Jess Pike...More
Even the most ship-shape senior leadership team will feel nervous at the sight of an inspector at the...More
The last private school in Rotherham may close as its pupil numbers have declinedMore
While some schools are taking the leap without any qualms others are more reluctant to get involved. No,...More
Frances O’Grady, general secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), has said that private school...More
Sir Anthony Seldon, the outgoing master of Wellington College, has been appointed vice-chancellor of the...More
April 2015 Independent Executive
A Balancing act
Independent Executive is a management magazine and website for forward-thinking school leaders of independent schools. The magazine covers everything the modern school leader encounters, with news and analysis relating to the changes in the changing education sector. Our strapline, ‘Independent thinking for independent schools’, drives everything that makes us unique and leading in this sector.
We feature a host of editorial content to help decision-makers in the independent sector choose the right options to ensure they do best by their pupils. From case studies, to in-depth sector analyses, quick tips to news, Independent Executive has all the information the modern independent school leader needs to make those decisions, whether they be financial, managerial or strategic in nature.
Average British worker spending 11 weeks a year commuting
The average British worker is spending over eleven weeks a year commuting to and from their work
Labour reaffirms commitment to review School Direct programme
Tristam Hunt has outlined plans to review School Direct,
Senior teachers’ pay freeze unfair to school leaders says union
Pay freeze plans “arbitrarily discriminate” against school leaders, according to head
School’s multi-million pound investment in open-plan learning to be reverted
Bexhill High School in Sussex is reverting its newly-built premises back to traditional classroom
Shared parental leave: Are you ready for the new regulations?
The Liberal Democrat's shared parental leave rules came into force recently, allowing parents