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This Is What Prince Harry And Meghan Markle’s Baby Wil

Looks like we have another royal wedding in our future, and you know what that means: more ROYAL BABIES. While Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have onl ...

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You’ve Got To Be Sh*tting Me?the Best Poop Stories

Photo: iStockphoto ?My newborn daughters? sh*t did not stink. Its smell was reminiscent of popcorn. After introducing solid foods though, their poops ...

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Why Some Kids Hate The Bath And What To Do About It

Most parents have had bath-time struggles with their kids at some point. Whether it?s a problem transitioning from playtime to bath time, fear theyâ� ...

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Printable School Supplies Checklist

Download or print this school supplies list to make sure your kids have everything they need for back to school. Read more: 27 new and novel school ...

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Independent Schools of the Year 2024: Meet the Schools

With judging underway, we?re shining the spotlight on some of the schools shortlisted in the annual Independent Schools of the Year awards This year t ...

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Top Summer Days Out for Families in 2024

Our roundup of fun summer days out including inspiring events, exhibitions and activities to check out in the holidays. Mayfair Townhouse?s Dandy Fox ...

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The Best UK Schools for Tennis

If your child wants to follow in the footsteps of Andy Murray or Emma Raducanu, they may wish to attend one of these top schools for tennis… The ...

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Temporary Home Schooling: A Solution for Children with Menta

Why temporary home schooling may be the best solution for your child School absence rates have increased dramatically since Covid. More than a quarte ...

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The 2024 Summer Prep and Senior Issue of Independent School

Welcome to this special summer prep and senior schools edition of Independent School Parent Read the full issue online now below or click here to purc ...

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Independent Schools of the Year 2024 Awards: Shortlist Annou

Independent School Parent magazine is delighted to announce the commended schools which have been shortlisted in its awards campaign, Independent Sch ...

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WIN! A Five-Night Luxury Family Stay at Hotel Elix in Greece

Dreaming of turquoise crystal-clear seas and the sand between your toes" Then enter our latest competition where you can escape for five days of five ...

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How Can Students Make the Most Out of the Summer Holidays&qu

How Can Students Make the Most Out of the Summer Holidays so that they are refreshed and ready for the autumn term" We ask five educationalists their ...

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How Do You Encourage Your Child to Develop a Love of Learnin

As parents, trying to get the work-life balance right can be a challenge. Juggling work commitments, and household responsibilities can make it diffic ...

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“We as Parents are Responsible for Preventing Screen-T

Trying to set boundaries around devices" Remember that we as parents are responsible for preventing screen-time addiction, says Kate Silverton We?re l ...

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“Future leaders are made at school,” says Shaun

A leader is a dealer in hope: Napoleon?s words are never truer than when our nation is looking for promises they can believe in, choosing a leader for ...

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Felicitas Announced Winner of 2024’s Royal Ascot Fashi

Felicitas from Lower Sixth, St George’s Ascot has won the Royal Ascot Fashion Design Competition and will have her design manufactured by LK Be ...

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Rossall School partners with Premier League champions Manche

A leading Lancashire independent school has signed a UK-first partnership with Premier League champions Manchester City to supercharge its sport offer ...

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“For our young people the future is global,” say

In his second piece in our general election series, Shaun Fenton Head of Reigate Grammar, Keir Starmer?s old school, says that for our young people th ...

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“Let’s make education reform about children, not

Shaun Fenton, Head of Labour leader?s old school Reigate Grammar, says our schools deserve an election debate that goes beyond tax policy Calling for ...

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The Development Award for an Outstanding Fundraising Achieve

From charity events and activities to consistent bursary-fund sourcing, this award marks outstanding outreach successes St Dunstan?s seeks to use its ...

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Arts, Culture and Music: Warwick School Re-Aligning their Va

Now in its third year, Warwick Schools Foundation Future Fwd is a conference which asks a straightforward question: how should we all best support and ...

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Independent Co-educational School of the Year 2023 Winner: W

Westonbirt Senior School was awarded the top prize of the best independent co-educational school in 2023, read the school?s full entry below? Westonbi ...

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The Private Schools opening their Gardens with the National

The National Garden Scheme gives visitors access to over 3,500 beautiful and exotic private gardens in England and Wales, raising impressive amounts o ...

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WIN! An Afternoon Tea for Two at 11 Cadogan Gardens Hotel

To celebrate Chelsea Flower Show, we are giving one lucky reader and a guest the chance to win an Afternoon Tea for Two at the luxury boutique hotel ...

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Independent Boys’ School of the Year 2023 Winner: St P

Each finalist in the Independent Boys’ School of the Year category 2023 demonstrated excellence, with initiatives and programmes tailored to en ...

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Private All girls’ School Teaches Pupils How to Use a

Niamh Green, Head Teacher of Roedean School in East Sussex has introduced a new type of learning: how to use a library As portraits of Roedean?s found ...

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Independent Girls’ School of the Year 2023: Oxford Hig

Oxford High School GDST won the coveted title of Independent Girls’ School of the Year 2023 at this year?s awards. Read their full entry below ...

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5 Ways to Help Your Child Revise During Exam Term, According

Knowing the best ways to help your child revise during exams is important. Many will experience feelings from anxiety to relief, which is understandab ...

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Leighton Park School Stages Their Very Own Student Election

As the country heads to the polls today in the local elections, Leighton Park School staged their very own during April With eight diverse parties in ...

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Academic Conference to be Held to Discuss Maximising Pupils?

Hundreds of UK State and Private School Heads will Meet at Downe House School to Discuss How to Better Prepare Pupils for the Future at High Profile A ...

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COMPETITION: Win a 5-star Family Holiday in Limassol, Cyprus

Enter our latest luxury family competition for your chance to escape to the five-star St Raphael Resort and Marina for a five-night holiday of a lifet ...

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How SEND Students are Being Supported in Independent Schools

As a result of better understanding, now more than ever before, students in the independent sector are receiving SEND (Special Educational Needs and D ...

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The Spring Senior Schools Edition of Independent School Pare

The 2024 spring senior schools edition of Independent School Parent, featuring Brighton College on the cover, is out now! Click here to read the full ...

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Thomas?s College: The Radical New School to Open in 2025

Will le Fleming unveils Thomas?s College?s launch plans, including a new 11+ process, a broader curriculum and three-year sixth form In September 2025 ...

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How did Independent Schools Respond to the Invasion of Ukrai

Europe marks the second anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the ensuing war, Elizabeth Ivens speaks to the schools that swiftly welcome ...

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How Can Students Make the Most of Holidays and Study Leave&q

We asked five educationalists for their advice on how students can maximise their time… Dr David Brooke, Deputy Head (Academic) Millfield School ...

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The 11 Best Private Schools for Rowing in the UK

We’ve rounded some of the best private schools for rowing in the UK Many prestigious British private schools and universities have a strong and ...

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Bold New Youth Initiative to Launch at the University of Oxf

Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford is launching a bold new youth initiative, the New Future Climate Innovators 2 week residential summe ...

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Best Family Days Out for the Easter Holidays and Beyond

Fun and inspiring events, exhibitions, and activities to check out during the Easter holidays and beyond Not sure where to start with organising a fun ...

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The Guide to Independent Schools Spring 2024 is Out Now!

The Spring 2024 Edition of The Guide to Independent Schools is out now! At the Independent Schools Show held in London in November, Suzie Longstaff, t ...

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WIN! An Afternoon Tea for Two at The Goring

One lucky reader will enjoy an afternoon tea for two at the Belgravia-based hotel The Goring continues to celebrate this much-loved English tradition ...

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How to Enter the Independent Schools of the Year 2024 Awards

Our awards campaign is back and in its seventh year. Read on to find out how you and your school can enter the Independent Schools of the Year 2024 Aw ...

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The Benefits of Taking a Gap Year

A chance to take an academic breather or the making of you" A gap year may just be the path to career success. Laura Sutherland finds out about the ...

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Expansion Offers Awe and Wonder at The Webber Nursery

It is with huge delight that The Webber Independent School officially announces that as of mid-April they will be opening a new build Pre-Reception cl ...

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The Benefits of Single-Sex Learning

Laura Sutherland speaks to some of the capital?s top preps? heads about the benefits of a single-sex learning ?The fact that it used to be a library j ...

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The Joys of After School Activities

You want to maximise your child?s free time, but a city-centre location can be a challenge. Laura Sutherland learns how out-of-town schools do it diff ...

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Why Vocational Paths Should Be Explored

With more qualifications to choose from than ever before, sixth formers have some serious decisions on their hands when it comes to forging their voca ...

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Learning Native Languages in London Schools

With an inclusive approach that encourages cultural and linguistic curiosity, many London schools are well-equipped to welcome non-native English spea ...

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Meeting the Demands of Modern, Busy Family Life with Ackwort

Ackworth School in Yorkshire understands how the traditional school day no longer works for busy families Nestled in 50 acres of the picturesque West ...

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Nominations are Now Open for the Independent Schools of the

We are delighted to announce that nominations for the Independent Schools of the Year 2024 awards open today, Thursday 14 March The Independent Sc ...

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Riding Schools Near Me: Best Schools for Equestrians in The

For a teenager who loves riding, a school with a stable full of horses or the opportunity to bring their own pony to school with them, could sound li ...

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Pennthorpe Prep Partners with Waterstones for a World Book D

Co-educational preparatory day school, Pennthorpe, has collaborated with Waterstones in Horsham to present a window display for World Book Day The dis ...

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How to Choose the Best International School in London for Yo

Halcyon London International School, celebrating 10 years of pioneering education, is central London?s only not-for-profit international school. We ca ...

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The Power of Outdoor Education

Frensham Heights? Head Andrew Fisher ruminates on how outdoor education positively affected his own leadership style and his hopes to replicate the sa ...

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The 2024 Spring Prep Schools Edition of Independent School P

The Spring Prep Schools Edition of Independent School Parent is Out Now! Read the new issue online now Welcome to the spring 2024 prep schools edition ...

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How School Mobile Phone Bans Benefit Pupils

Lisa Kerr discusses the senior school’s mobile-phone policy, which has recently been updated to be more restrictive and in line with that of th ...

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How Parents Can Maximise Free Time Outside of School Hours,

We ask five educationalists how parents can best maximise their child?s free time outside of school hours, during the evenings and weekends Sue Faulkn ...

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A More Relaxed Approach to Learning Can Work Just As Well

With children?s mental health now in the spotlight, some schools are increasingly turning away from a traditional learning model to offer something a ...

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Learners for life: Adriana Williams shares 5 lessons from th

Adriana Williams, Director of Development, talks of her observations of lessons learnt by Marymount’s Alumnae ?In times of change the learners ...

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Learning How to Code Starts Early at Brighton Girls? Prep

With the working world growing ever more technologically sophisticated, learning how to code starts early at Brighton Girls? Prep, writes the school?s ...

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National Trust Launches Time + Space Award Inspired by Sir I

In a bid to ignite innovative spirit, the National Trust has announced the inauguration of the Time + Space Award, drawing inspiration from the journe ...

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How to manage sibling conflict, according to a psychologist

In her new book, How to be the Grown-up, clinical psychologist Dr Martha Deiros Collado addresses honesty, attachment, boundaries, and daily parenting ...

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COMPETITION: Win a Luxury Family Lodge Holiday in Padstow, C

We have teamed up with Padstow Holiday Village by Lovat Parks, nestled just a quick downhill stroll through farm fields from the delightful, tradition ...

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What Does Pastoral Excellence Look Like in Schools"

When considering enrolling their children in boarding schools, parents frequently emphasise the importance of pastoral care. Principal Alex Foreman, o ...

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Children’s Mental Health Week: How Taking Part in Team

Taking part in team sports reaps rewards aplenty for a child?s mental health but how do schools cater for those who aren?t natural team players" Becky ...

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Bedford School Alumnus Fraser Dingwall Selected for England&

Old Bedfordian Fraser Dingwall has been named in the lineup for England’s opening match in the Six Nations 2024 Anticipation is in the air at B ...

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14 Things To Do in February Half-Term and Beyond

From parties and festivals to child-friendly themed afternoon tea experiences, here’s our round-up of what to do this half-term and beyond Not ...

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HRH The Princess Royal Opens Gordonstoun’s New Carbon

HRH The Princess Royal visited Gordonstoun on February 1st to officially open one of the ?greenest? classroom buildings in the UK With approval from T ...

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Dukes Education Launches Bespoke App to Help Teachers Boost

Dukes Education has become one of the first major education providers to launch a bespoke app to encourage staff to focus on their overall health and ...

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Former Cranleigh School Pupil Selected for Six Nations 2024

Former Cranleigh School pupil, Oscar Beard, has been selected for the England men?s rugby Six Nations 2024 squad, which will commence at the start of ...

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COMPETITION: Win a £150 Family Meal at The Coconut Tree

We?ve teamed up with The Coconut Tree to offer one lucky winner the chance to win a £150 family meal voucher! The Coconut Tree specialises in delicio ...

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Meet the Head: Mr L Balerdi, L?Ecole de Battersea

Meet the Head of L’Ecole de Battersea, Mr L Balerdi. Here, he shares how he got to where he is today, the school’s history and reveals i ...

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The Great British Education Guide to Independent Schools and

The Great British Education Guide to Independent Schools and Universities 2024 is out now! Welcome to this fifth edition of Great British Education, w ...

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Art History: An Epic Gap Year Experience for Art Lovers in V

If you want to experience European art and culture before you begin your studies, the John Hall Venice course could be the perfect undergrad launchpad ...

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Everything You Need to Know About Specialist Degrees in the

If you’re eyeing a career in a vocational, rarefied field, applying for a specialist degree course at a world-renowned university is a great st ...

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Interview: Maggie Gyllenhaal on Studying at the Royal Academ

Acclaimed American actress and filmmaker Maggie Gyllenhaal’s pursuit of dramatic excellence led her to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) ...

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Learn About Studying in the UK at the SI-UK University Fair

Meet more than 70 UK universities at the SI-UK University Fair for international students on Saturday 24th February 2024 in London SI-UK is organising ...

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What It’s Like to be an International Student at the U

Eugénie Biron from France is an international student at University of Creative Arts, she tells us her experience I remember I had to apply through U ...

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The Benefits of Studying at a UK University

From focusing on your subject earlier on shorter degrees to making the most of the student lifestyle, there’s much to recommend enrolling in th ...

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Whitgift School: The Importance of the Student Voice

Mr Ramsey, Headmaster of Whitgift School in South Croydon discusses student voice and how you can really ensure that pupils speak and are heard [Spons ...

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The Telegraph Media Literacy Programme: Open To All Students

Calling all schools! If you have students who want to get an idea of what it?s like to work as a journalist for a worldwide renowned brand, the Telegr ...

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Why We Sent Our Child to an Independent School

One parent of two Manchester High students explains what led her to choose this educational path for her daughters Sarah Ramsbottom is managing direct ...

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Independent Prep School of the Year 2023: Sheffield Girls

Sheffield Girls? Infant and Junior School are in celebratory mood as they reflect on being named the top Independent Prep School in the country at a g ...

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London Fireworks 2023: The Best New Year’s Eve Firewor

The famous and spectacular London New Year’s Eve fireworks are back for 2023. For those unable to attend the event in the capital, we have roun ...

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Hendon Prep: How a Focus on Belonging and Wellbeing Links to

Recognising that a healthy mind and body are foundational to effective learning, Tushi Gorasia, Headteacher at Hendon Prep School in North London, exp ...

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11 Best Ski Resorts for Families in 2024

Fancy taking to the slopes with your brood" We round up the best family ski resorts in Europe to keep you firmly on-piste while planning your snowy ge ...

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How My Naval Career Made Me the Teacher I Am Today

Vicky Bingham is Headteacher of North London Collegiate Prep School. Not many of her charges? parents know that on a Friday afternoon she swaps Play-D ...

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Christmas Days Out: 17 Festive Family Days Out for 2023

From Hogwarts and pantos to ice skating and Winter Wonderland strolling, here’s our pick of the top family days out for Christmas 2023! Not sur ...

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The Oratory School: Everything You Need to Know

The Oratory School has been providing pupils with a broad and rich education for over 160 years. Situated on a stunning 100-acre Oxfordshire countrysi ...

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Dr Helen Wright Reflects on the Independent Schools of the Y

One of the most uplifting aspects of the Independent Schools of The Year Awards 2023, held on 10 October in Chancery Lane, in London was the depth, br ...

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Spotlight On: Partnerships at Royal Grammar School, Newcastl

The Royal Grammar School, Newcastle won 2023’s top overall award for its partnerships work with organisations such as British Engines and TSG. ...

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Canford School: Why Community is Key in Independent Schools

Philippa Sudds, Director of Marketing and Communications at Canford School in Dorset discusses how it’s not just beautiful buildings, sprawling ...

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Eight Independent School Alumni on Their Chosen Career Paths

Forging ahead in their careers, these independent-school alumni demonstrate how such an education primed them for success Tia Nasir, 22, DLD College L ...

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Benenden School: Inspiring Future Thinkers and Leaders for 1

One hundred years since its founding in 1923, Benenden School still strives to inspire future leaders while instilling a sense of community and kindne ...