Majority of teachers believe focus on exams hinders character development

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Blog: One parent tell us how she's doing it for the kids

Amelia Sinclair, founder of Campaign Kids, argues that children in both independent and state schools need...More

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Mike Tindall: get rid of protective gear for rugby kids

Children do not need to wear protective gear when playing rugby, according to Mike Tindall, who urged...More

Give students sanctuary from technology, says private school spokesman

Schools must be “privileged places” that give students time and space away from being “bombarded...More

Eton plans 'glass-walled classroom' to help train teachers

Eton College is building a new glass-walled classroom where teachers can be observed in action in order to...More

Almost half of education workers say job has negative impact on health

Education workers feel they’re putting their heart health at risk due to the pressures of their job,...More

Independent school of the year Brighton College to open outpost in Bangkok

Brighton College is preparing to open the latest in a series of planned international sister institutions,...More

Girls need 'real models' not just role models, says private school chief

Teenage girls can be daunted by high-flying women and need more "real models" as well as role models, the...More

Private schools not 'one-trick posh ponies, full of toffs and top hats', says ISC

Private schools are not “one-trick, very posh, ponies” that are all about “toffs and top hats”,...More

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Thousands miss first secondary school choice as demand for places rises

Tens of thousands of children have missed out on their first choice of secondary school this year

Ten per cent of teaching time lost as a result of inadequate technology

Teachers believe that inadequate IT is putting learning in schools at risk, according to new rese

Ten per cent of teaching time lost as a result of inadequate technology

Teachers believe that inadequate IT is putting learning in schools at risk, according to new rese

Teachers work more overtime than any other professionals, analysis finds

Teachers are more likely to work unpaid overtime than staff in any other industry, with some work