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Catholic Independent Schools Conference

“The Joy of the Gospel in our Schools” was the title of the recent annual conference of the Catholic Independent Schools Conference, held 15-16 January 2015 at Oatlands Park Hotel, Weybridge. 9 more words

Comparison Website for Independent Schools?

We are all familiar with the likes of Go Compare and Moneysupermarket.com.  These websites are not only valuable for getting the best price but can be really useful for finding and comparing the right products and services.  292 more words

Primary School Education

Applying Mindfulness to Mundane Classroom Tasks

Click on the photograph to read this repost of Abby Willis’ article, originally posted at Edutopia.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness in the Independent School Advisory Program

In the 2012-2013 school year, The Kinkaid School revamped its advisory program. The following post contains the Mindfulness activity that I developed for 11th grade advisors to use over a two-period time frame. 672 more words

Antilogical Pedagogical

Ferguson: A GFS Response

By Chloe Smith-Frank and Jessyca D’Oliveira

When talking about current events (From Emma Watson to school shootings), most Middle Schoolers get their facts jumbled. We get our facts wrong because by the time we hear it, the information has probably been passed between people at least twice. 1,256 more words

Opinions

Which school....?

I went onto the Telegraph School League tables and had a look at the top schools in the country. The list was compiled based on GCSE and A’level results. 328 more words

Coletcourt

JanTerm Debrief #3--Smart Logistics and Keeping the Temperature Low

In three weeks…

  • 370 separate buses traveled off campus as part of JanTerm and traveled more than 17,000 miles.
  • Westminster students visited Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, California, and Guatemala.
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