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Monthly Archives: March 2015

Tuesday 24 March 2015

Independent schools do three times more sport than state

New research confirms that independent schools do three times more sport than their state counterparts. Independent schools do nearly 5.5 hours per week compared to less than two hours in the state sector. State school involvement in sport has dropped sharply since 2010, strange when set against the supposed 2012 Olympic “legacy” and concerns about […]

Tuesday 3 March 2015

How to build a portfolio for schools

If you are moving into the UK, and looking for a school for your child, it is helpful to have a portfolio to illustrate your child’s strengths and areas that need work. Schools receive a lot of enquiries on a day-to-day basis and the aim of the portfolio is to lift your child out of […]