Here are items our school placement consultants consider to be top of the agenda when choosing the ideal school

UK Prep Schools - Finding "the one"

June 2nd 2018 - Judith Aitken

When it comes to selecting a school for your child, the entire process can be just as stressful as moving house or starting a new job. It can be difficult to know where to begin. Here are items our school placement consultants consider to be top of the agenda when choosing the ideal school.

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Recent international US College Graduates share their insights and tips

International US College grads share insights & tips - Part 1

May 18th 2018 - Susie Cochin De Billy

The decision to attend university in a foreign country is a declaration of courage. To demystify the experience, we contacted recent US College graduates to find out what took them by surprise - both academically and socially.

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Choosing the right school - how a school placement consultancy can help

Exploring all the possibilities in choosing schools: why parents need a trusted guide

May 15th 2018 - Dr Helen Wright

Parents should not expect to walk alone through the thorny process of choosing a school, or of ensuring that their child is well-prepared to be successful in their application. Help is at hand!

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School Placement Consultancy - SEN

Can a top-performing school have a great SEN department, or are the two mutually exclusive?

April 18th 2018 - William Dunlop

There is a misconception among some parents that schools which cater well for SEN cannot enable other children to perform to the highest educational standards. It has always been a false assumption, and in a rapidly-changing world it is more wrong than ever.

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Choosing the right school: why London parents should look beyond the M25

Choosing the right school: why London parents should look beyond the M25

April 10th 2018 - William Dunlop

Schools in London have little incentive to be different. There is a vast array of outstanding schools within easy reach of the capital, and the services of a good school placement agency can be invaluable in finding the right one for your child

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The vast majority of UK schools will require their international students to have a UK-based educational guardian, but how do you choose the right person?

Choosing a guardian for international students in the UK: what parents need to know

April 5th 2018 - Dr. Helen Wright

The vast majority of UK schools will require their international students to have a UK-based educational guardian, but how do you choose the right person?

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Early years education and nursery placement advice

What to look for when choosing a nursery for your child

March 2nd 2018 - Sabine Hook

Choosing a nursery is often a daunting experience for new parents. Here are the key points to consider when selecting a good fit for a baby you haven’t even met yet..

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tips for tackling the US College personal essay

It's all about you! Tips for tackling the US College personal essay

February 9th 2018 - Susie Cochin de Billy

The US College Admissions essay is the place in an application where your personality can shine through. Susie Cochin de Billy shares her advice on getting started...

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Oxbridge admission or US College admission?

US vs UK Universities – Deciding What’s Right for You

October 31st 2017 - By Susie Cochin de Billy – Arcus Advisory

Faced with the choice between applying to university in the US or the UK, it makes sense to first determine what you want out of the experience. Both systems offer excellent options for a fine education but have distinct points of difference.

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Ian Hunt - Education Consultant

William Clarence Education expands its international team of advisors with two high-profile new members

October 4th 2017 - Admin

William Clarence Education expands its international team of advisors with two high-profile new members. The London-based education consultancy announced this week the arrival of two leading names in the industry, joining its growing team of UK and international education advisors.

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Applying to US Universities - What you Need to Know

Applying to US Universities – What You Need To Know

July 14th 2017 - Susie Cochin de Billy - Arcus Advisory

The key to admission at a prestigious US college is positioning oneself to stand out from the crowd. Our US College Admissions Consultant, Susie Cochin de Billy, offers her advice on applications...

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What can parents do to help their children stand out from the crowd? We look at the benefits of home schooling in a variety of scenarios.

Residential and Home Schooling

May 4th 2017 - Admin

What can parents do to help their children stand out from the crowd? We look at the benefits of home schooling in a variety of scenarios.

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University Applications: Create a personal statement which will get you noticed

5 Steps to a Stand Out Personal Statement

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Writing a personal statement is a crucial part of your University Application, and it can be daunting, but it’s easier when you understand what tutors are looking for. The following five steps should create a personal statement which will get you noticed....

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For increasing numbers of families, homeschooling is becoming a positive choice, not a last resort.

5 Fantastic Reasons to Homeschool Your Child

May 4th 2017 - Admin

For increasing numbers of families, homeschooling is becoming a positive choice, not a last resort.

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School placement advice from our London Education Consultants.

7 Steps to Finding the Perfect School for Your Child

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Choosing a secondary school can be overwhelming at first, but there's a process you can follow to narrow down your options. School placement advice from our London Education Consultants...

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In any tuition situation, a good match between the child and tutor is essential, but never more so than for families hiring  tutors for bespoke, full time education.

Getting the Right Fit – Hiring a Professional Private Tutor

May 4th 2017 - Admin

In any tuition situation, a good match between the child and tutor is essential, but never more so than for families hiring tutors for bespoke, full time education.

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Can home education for SEN children really be an option as good or better than education in a mainstream or special school? Yes, it can – and here’s why.

Is Home Education a Better Option for Your SEN Child?

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Can home education for SEN children really be an option as good or better than education in a mainstream or special school? Yes, it can – and here’s why.

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What to Look For in a School Placement Consultancy

What to Look For in a School Placement Consultancy

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Parents: research your choice of consultancy carefully. Ask these questions before selecting a school placement consultant.

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Here are 6 ways our Oxbridge application tutors can help you achieve the dream

6 Ways Oxbridge Application Tutors Can Help You

May 4th 2017 - Admin

Oxbridge universities hold a very special place in the ambitions of the world’s brightest students. Here are 6 ways our Oxbridge application tutors can help you achieve the dream

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How to make online private tutoring work for your family

6 Great Reasons to Choose Online Tutoring For Your Child

May 4th 2017 - Admin

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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