With rising school fees, scholarships and bursaries provide a lifeline for many parents. But with each school having it's own requirements the choices can be confusing. Susan Hamlyn, Director of The Good Schools Guide Education Consultants, and Ben Nicholls, Director of Social Responsibility & PSHE at Charterhouse, will unravel the options.
Sunday 13 November
Patrick Derham, Head Master of Westminster School and Adam Pettitt, Head of Highgate, discuss why children from independent schools perform better in their careers.
Sir Anthony Seldon discusses new learning techniques and ways to measure outcomes. How do parents know if their children are happy and content and what should the best schools and teachers be doing to examine their value-add.
William Petty Director of Tuition at Bonas MacFarlane Education and Lucy Elphinstone, Headmistress of Francis Holland School Sloane Square, examine what role tutoring can play and how to identify what's right for your child.
Keith Budge, Headmaster of Bedales and Ralph Lucas, Editor of the Good Schools Guide, discuss moving your child between the state and private school sector. State til' 8? perhaps 11? or at 16..