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Insight - HMC MagazineTwitter Insight Headers (1)

Insight is the magazine of HMC, featuring insights and opinion from leading figures in education. Insight is published twice each year in November and June. Printed copies are for HMC members primarily, but it can also be viewed online and downloaded here.

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HMC Report: England's 'examinations industry': deterioration and decay 

A report from HMC on endemic problems with marking, awarding, re-marks and appeals at GCSE and A level, 2007-12.

HMC Schools A Quantitative Analysis 

Alan Smither and Pamela Robinson, Centre for Education and Employment Research, University of Buckingham.

Young Undergraduate Entrants to UK Higher Education 

A report by Professor William Richardson on The Strengthening Relationship between Leading Universities and Independent Schools.

Leading Schools in the 21st Century 

A box set of eight books offering useful and informative advice on the many aspects of how to run a successful school, including how to avoid pitfalls, expect the unexpected and deal with everything from training new teachers to organising a Royal visit.

Phsyical Education and Sports in Independent Schools 

The UK’s independent schools lead the world in showing how physical activity can be harnessed for its educational worth and personal development values. Contributors include Olympic medallists Jonathan Edwards and Roger Black; Rugby World Cup winning coach Sir Clive Woodward; Baroness Campbell, chair of UK Sport; multi-gold medal-winning Paralympian Baroness Grey-Thompson; and serving heads and directors of sport in 10 UK independent schools.

C&CR (Conference & Common Room) 

C&CR was HMC's respected professional journal for 50 years. It contains authoritative editorials of interest to all those who create and maintain the high standards associated with independent schools. The magazine is read by heads, bursars and key teaching staff in HMC schools. Please click here to view the last three issues as eZines and for archive copies in PDF format.