Why are More Overseas Families Choosing British Schools?

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

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6 Great Reasons to Choose Online Tutoring For Your Child

In our increasingly digital world, it should be no surprise that education is moving online at a breath-taking pace. Here's how to make online private tutoring work for your family...

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The Importance of Sport In Your Child's Education

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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Investing in Your Child's Education

Don't be daunted by independent school fees - Winning a place at a prestigious British school is the ultimate investment in your child's future...

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Specialist Entrance Exam Tutors: What Makes Them So Good?

Parents want the very best when it comes to their child's education, but access to the very best of British Independent Schools isn't guaranteed without hard work. Here's how a specialist private tutor can help...

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Practical Ways to Support your Child Through Exam Revision

It can be difficult as parents to watch our children go through exam stress, especially when we are so keen for them to do well and get the qualifications they deserve. The good news is, there are lots of ways to lend a helping hand in the run up to exams.

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Holiday Homework — It’s Essential!

While some believe that homework is an essential part of the school experience, others think it's a waste of our children’s time. At William Clarence Education, we’re big supporters of homework – particularly when it comes to the holiday season. Here’s why.

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Changing Trends in Teacher Training – and Why It Matters

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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The Unstoppable Rise of the International School

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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My child starts at boarding school in the UK in September. How can I help her settle in?

Dr Helen Wright provides some excellent tips for helping children to settle in at their new UK boarding school.

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Productive Exam Revision Tactics for the Christmas Holidays

The key to Christmas holiday revision is to be super-organised, and to plan ahead. Our specialist exam tutors share some ideas for parents keen to help students have a magical Christmas AND some productive revision sessions.

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How Important are A-Levels, Really?

Teachers and parents constantly drum into A-Level students that their futures hang on their A-Level results. But is it true?

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Technology and Education: A Perfect Match

Show me a business model that takes no account of the new technologies, and I will show you one that is on its way to failing - this is also true for Education. Lord Paddy Ashdown explains...

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Travelling Tutors: How Private Tutoring Opens Up a World of Opportunities for Families

The reasons for employing a travelling private tutor are as individual as the families themselves, but the benefits of having education on tap while you travel are huge.

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Single Sex or Mixed Education?

Our UK education consultants present the case for both mixed and single-sex schools to help you make the right choice for your child.

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Single Sex or Mixed Education: Decisions Decisions

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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The Impact of Brexit on Education

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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A Curse called Ofsted

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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Defending Private Education

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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What Parents Need to Know About the GCSE and A Level Reforms

Michael Gove’s much heralded GCSE and A Level reforms are approaching with unstoppable speed. Our education consultants explain what's happening, why it's controversial, and what the advantages are.

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