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William Clarence Education welcomes two new university placement consultants

July 28th 2017 - Admin

The leading London education consultancy welcomes aboard two exceptional team members, taking on key new roles within the firm’s established University Placement and US College Admissions departments.

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Increase in summer holiday private tuition

Increase in summer holiday private tuition

July 28th 2017 - Admin

In the past year, there has been an 120% increase in the number of parents seeking summer holiday private tuition.

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Double nomination for William Clarence Education Consultants at the EducationInvestor Awards 2017

Double nomination for William Clarence Education Consultants at the EducationInvestor Awards 2017

July 26th 2017 - Admin

Following the announcement of the Education Investor Awards Finalists this month, the leading London education consultancy couldn’t be happier to be nominated.

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Homeschooling Tuition London

A Rising trend in Homeschooling

July 14th 2017 - Admin

While the continued rise in home education in the UK has prompted concerns, if done correctly, home schooling can be highly beneficial, with children receiving bespoke, one-to-one tuition that provides a supportive and liberating learning environment.

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When is a Disruptive Child a Gifted Child? We explore the traits and next steps for a gifted child.

Traits of a gifted child

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Naughty child vs gifted child? Disruptive vs frustrated? Our education consultants explain how to distinguish the key traits that make a world of difference in the classroom.

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Why are Families Increasingly Turning to Full Time Private Tutors?

Why are Families Increasingly Turning to Full Time Tutors?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Our education consultants look at why, for increasing numbers of both international and domestic families, full time tutoring is becoming an attractive option in the UK.

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Why families use Homeschooling Tutors in London?

Why families use Homeschooling Tutors in London?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

The reasons for choosing to homeschool are as individual as each family, but numbers of homeschooled students are definitely on the rise. It’s easy to see why, when you look at its many advantages.

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Private Tutoring Around the World: Why is Britain Lagging Behind?

Private Tutoring Around the World: Why is Britain Lagging Behind?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Around the world, the private tutoring culture is flourishing, yet here in the UK, it remains almost hidden. How can we move with the times?

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What Can Be Done About the Gap Between Private and State Education?

What Can Be Done About the Gap Between Private and State Education?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

That such a gap exists is beyond question. So what could be done, in theory, and what is the next Government likely to achieve, in practice?

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The Inequalities of Tutoring Access

The Inequalities of Tutoring Access

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Private tutoring among the highest earning families is growing rapidly. Should this inequality of access be addressed? And how might it best be tackled?

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What if you could buy your way into Britain's top public schools?

Buying Your Way into Britain’s Best Schools: Can It Be Done?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

The admissions procedures for Britain’s top independent schools are complex. What if, assuming you had the means, you could just buy your way to the top public schools? Our education consultants separate fact from fiction.

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Why are More Overseas Families Choosing British Schools?

Why are More Overseas Families Choosing British Schools?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

British schools evoke images of prestige and tradition, and they're attracting record numbers of overseas families.

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why sport and physical education remain an important part of UK academic curriculum

The Importance of Sport In Your Child's Education

May 3rd 2017 - Admin

Self-esteem, character building, mental health – Whether your child is the sporty type or not, here's why sport and physical education remain an important part of UK academic curriculum...

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Changing Trends in Teacher Training – and Why It Matters

Changing Trends in Teacher Training – and Why It Matters

May 2nd 2017 - Admin

The way in which teachers train is changing – what kind of impact can we expect this to have in the future?

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With over 7000 international schools worldwide and the numbers are growing rapidly, what might this mean for education here in the UK?

The Unstoppable Rise of the International School

May 1st 2017 - Admin

With over 7000 international schools worldwide and the numbers are growing rapidly, what might this mean for education here in the UK?

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William Clarence Education, London - Single Sex or Mixed?

Single Sex or Mixed Education: Decisions Decisions

July 14th 2016 - Admin

With society moving further and further towards gender neutrality, research continues to show that boys and girls learn differently and they can benefit by being taught separately.

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What is the potential impact of Brexit on education in the UK?

The Impact of Brexit on Education

June 20th 2016 - Admin

Baroness Warsi has switched sides from leave to remain, proving that with four days to go until the EU referendum, not everyone is decided. What is the potential impact of Brexit on education in the UK?

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Stephen Spriggs, Managing Director of London Education Consultancy, William Clarence, shares his views on proposals for Ofsted-style inspections in private tutoring. Can it really work?

A Curse called Ofsted

June 13th 2016 - Steve Spriggs

Stephen Spriggs, Managing Director of London Education Consultancy, William Clarence, shares his views on proposals for Ofsted-style inspections in private tutoring. Can it really work?

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why recruiters should focus on the best candidate for the role, regardless of private or public education...

Defending Private Education

June 6th 2016 - Steve Spriggs

Keeping a person out of a job because of their background is narrow minded. Steve Spriggs explains why recruiters should focus on the best candidate for the role, regardless of private or public education...

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With fewer graduates in maths and sciences, the UK is less able to compete in the global economy. But what can we do about it?

Solving Britain’s Maths Problem

May 4th 2016 - Admin

With fewer graduates in maths and sciences, the UK is less able to compete in the global economy. But what can we do about it?

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