Independent school pupils 'twice as likely to attend elite universities'

Pupils from independent schools are over twice as likely to attend a Russell Group university than t... More

'Quota' fears as independent schools close doors to Russian pupils

Independent schools in the UK are closing their doors to Russian and other foreign pupils for fear o... More

Majority of UK’s most influential were privately educated, survey reveals

More than 40% of the most influential people in Britain went to independent school, the Guardian rep... More

A January pick-me-up: half price EdExec LIVE tickets on sale now!

Are you interested in finding out how your school could save as much as £80,000 a year on energy bi... More

Leading private school publishes free online textbooks

A top private school, with some of the best results in England, is publishing digital textbooks whic... More

Competition for places peaks with children sitting as many as seven entrance exams

Competition for places at Britain's top private schools has reached 'boiling point' as children take... More

Political interference 'damaging schools', says former Ofsted chief

Efforts to improve England's education system are being undermined by short-term political pressures... More

Gladiatorial culture of school rugby is too violent for small children, warns surgeon

Smaller children should not be forced to play rugby with bigger boys while those who don’t want to... More

Schools should appoint heads of wellbeing, charity says

Secondary schools should create a “head of well-being” post to combat poor physical and mental h... More

Teaching unions warn of self-harm epidemic among students

An epidemic of self-harm is blighting the lives of students across the country, with schools unable ... More

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No proof that academies raise standards, say MPs

There is no clear evidence to show that "academies raise standards overall", says a rep

Clerk defrauded primary school to pay back 'disastrous' pay day loans

A clerk defrauded the Cardiff primary school where she worked to cover “extortion

Lawyer clears De Souza schools of Ofsted tip-off allegations

Allegations that three Norfolk schools run by Dame Rachel de Souza were tipped off about impendin

Workload forcing new teachers out of the profession, survey suggests

Almost three quarters (73%) of trainee and newly qualified teachers (NQTs) have considered leavin

Independent school pupils 'twice as likely to attend elite universities'

Pupils from independent schools are over twice as likely to attend a Russell Group university tha