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The 63.3% "state-school" intake fallacy and why it's dangerous...

Today I went back to my old school in Leeds to talk to some Year 12 students about applying to Oxbridge and what life is like at Cambridge. 1,033 more words


Education In the UK

In the United Kingdom, schools are either provided by the local government authority (state schools) and are free for all pupils, or they are independent schools and charge fees to the parents of the pupils. 176 more words

Education Around The World

Social Media Marketing Seminar for Schools

This 3-day course can be attended in whole or part depending on your level. The course provides training essential to all those responsible for marketing, communications, PR and admissions in your School or College. 343 more words

Primary School Education

Starting and Growing your Alumni Relations & Fundraising Online

Developing and maintaining good relations with former pupils (and also with former parents and staff) can be hugely beneficial for any School or College. However the rapid growth of the Internet, and especially Social Media, means Schools & Colleges have to work much harder and smarter to add value to the Alumni experience, to connect and engage ‘old boys’ and ‘old girls’. 262 more words

Primary School Education

Presentation at the SABISA 2014 Conference

I recently presented on Good Governance and Sustainability at the annual South African Bursars of Independent Schools Association (SABISA) Conference, which took place in Cape Town on 28 October 2014. 11 more words

Let’s Share How Independent Schools Give Back - #ISGivingTuesday #GivingTuesday

With #GivingTuesday just around the corner, Cheshire Academy is extending an invitation to all independent schools to join us in discussing and sharing how schools give back. 176 more words


7 reasons why state schools do not need independent schools

7 reasons why state schools do not need independent schools*

1 Different planet

Independent schools – especially the top boarding schools – inhabit an entirely different world. 512 more words

National Policy