Category: Education in the News

Letter to The Times: Parents must help end sexting

2 August 2016

The Times, 26.07.16, HMC member Kathy Crewe-Read, Head of leading independent Wolverhampton Grammar School responds to a recent survey by YouGov for the PSHE association (Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education), reporting that… Find out more

Games stars of track and Millfield

31 July 2016

Sunday Times, 31.07.16, nine current and former pupils from HMC leading independent school Millfield will be competing Rio 2016. Like many teenagers who have recently finished their A-levels, Cameron Kurle is going… Find out more

Five lessons in school partnership

12 July 2016

TES, 12.07.16, HMC Chair Elect (2016-17) Keith Budge head of leading independent Bedales School and Geoff Barton headteacher of comprehensive King Edward VI School reflect on their experience of working in partnership… Find out more

A diploma for our times

11 July 2016

Sunday Times, 10.07.16,  HMC member Nigel Lashbrook, headmaster of leading independent Oakham School in Rutland writes in favour of the International Baccalaureate. Quietly, carefully and with due credit to Carlsberg, some British schools have… Find out more

Bede’s announces new Headmaster

28 June 2016

Sussex Life, 28.06.16, HMC leading independent Bede’s School has secured the appointment of Mr Peter Goodyer to succeed Dr Richard Maloney in September 2016 as Senior Headmaster and CEO of… Find out more

Ofqual reforms are wide of the mark

8 June 2016

In a blog, 08.06.16, HMC member Mark Ronan, headmaster of leading independent Pocklington School on why he thinks Ofqual’s reforms are wide of the mark. If a shop responded to customers’… Find out more

Haileybury Appoints New Master

31 May 2016

Haileybury, a leading co-educational boarding school near Hertford, announced today the appointment of the new headmaster (known as the Master). He is Martin Collier, currently Headmaster of St John’s in… Find out more