International School

Reasons to choose an international school

Absolutely Education gets a parents perspective and asks Calia Brenscson-Van Dyk why she chose to educate her son at EIFA international school

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Behind the jargon: What is STEAM?

The Headmistress of Prince's Gardens Preparatory School goes behind the education jargon to answer "what is STEAM and why does it matter?"

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All about the Dragon School’s QUEST programme

Director of the Dragon QUEST programme, Tim Knapp, explains how it has already captured the imagination of the community

Millfield

Are independent school fees too high?

It's time to rethink our approach to school fees, says Gavin Horgan, Headmaster of Millfield School

Homework

What age should children be given homework?

When should children start homework and should they be doing it at all?

Author Sophie Anderson on rewilding children

Author Sophie Anderson on ‘rewilding children’

Sophie Anderson, the author of The Girl Who Speaks Bear on the importance of outdoor adventures for children

Moulsford Prep forest school

The benefits of forest school

The Director of Activities at Moulsford Prep explains the benefits of Forest School and why all schools should take up outdoor learning

The mall School

Why The Mall School are phasing out Years 7 and 8

David Price, Headmaster of The Mall School, on its decision to phase out Years 7 and 8, so that students leave at the end of Year 6

Stem

STEM’s the Word: Encouraging Girls in STEM subjects

Felna Fox, teacher of Design and Technology at James Allen’s Preparatory School on encouraging girls in STEM subjects

St Nicholas prep school

Play Ball: The Importance of P.E.

Dan Wood, Head of P.E. and Games at St Nicholas Prep School, on the joy of sport and its importance for school children