Benefits of an IB school

The benefits of an IB school

King William’s College is an International Baccalaureate school. Its Principal, Mr Josh Buchanan, explains the benefits of studying the IB

benefits of a longer school day

Why the long day at Gordon’s School is so popular

The Gordon's School day runs from 7am-7pm. Rob Pavis, Deputy Head (Pastoral) explains the benefits of a longer school day


How Heathfield School teaches entrepreneurship to Senior students

Heathfield School, Ascot teaches entrepreneurship to embed real skills for life. Its Head of ICT, Careers and Outreach reveals how


V&A Innovate: The school design initiative solving real world challenges

V&A Innovate is a new school programme inspiring young designers. The Director of Learning and National Programmes explains the initiative.

Barnaby Lenon

From A to T: All About T-levels

Barnaby Lenon, Chairman of the Independent Schools Council, on the introduction of T-levels, a new vocational qualification

teaching factual knowledge

In defence of traditional teaching methods

Andrew Copeman, on memory game. Why it still matters to teach factual knowledge.


The Benefits of Bilingualism

Pauline Prévot, Head of School at École Jeannine Manuel London, talks about the benefits of bilingual education nowadays.

social conscience

What does mean to be a school with social conscience?

Katherine Woodcock, Headmistress of Sydenham High School, on what it means to be a school with a social conscience in today's world.

We ask the heads of two leading schools, is it time to abolish GCSEs?

Head to head debate | We ask the heads of two leading schools, Bedales and Benenden, whether it's time to abolish GCSEs