Spectator Schools

Thinking inside the box

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Organising storage in the holidays can be a nightmare for international students. It needn’t be writes Camilla Swift

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My life as an RE teacher

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Pity the poor RE teacher, writes Lauren Nicholson-Ward. It’s richly rewarding, but a complete juggling act of a job

The rise of tutoring

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Tutors are parents’ secret weapon, from oligarchs to immigrants says Edward Webster

Arts subjects are essential for a well-rounded education

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Arts subjects have always been a vital part of a well-rounded education; concentrating only on sciences is just short-sighted, says Muriel Gray

The EPQ is a way for pupils to demonstrate their enthusiasm and capacity to focus

Doing their own thing

19 September 2015 9:00 am

The EPQ, a long project for sixth-formers on a subject they choose, is increasingly popular, says Stuart Dalley

The trouble with dyslexia

19 September 2015 9:00 am

It’s a controversial subject – but you shouldn’t let that stop you from getting the help your child needs, says Mary Anne Hansell

Boys will be boys, girls will be girls, snakes will be snakes: Benenden, left, and Papplewick

School portraits

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Snapshots of four notable schools, by Camilla Swift and Katy Balls