Education

Friday, September 1, 2017

If you’re worried about University, then why not try the easy-going lifestyle of stunning Cornwall? Every student journey is unique to the individual, and we’re here to make it that little bit easier to maintain the harmonious study-life balance

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Apprentices, their families and colleagues came together on Friday night to celebrate in style as Truro College’s Gannel Building played host to the 2016 Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Truro and Penwith College is set to go ahead with its plans for a 16-19 free school on its new Callywith campus in Cornwall

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Speak Cornish Week is asking everyone to learn a few phrases of the Cornish language to celebrate Cornwall's verbal heritage

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Over 50% of parents would send their children to independent schools according to a consistent steam of surveys over a number of years. Yet, the big barrier that stands in the way of such a move is, of course, cost. However, with the economy improving and prospects becoming rosier, perhaps there has never been a better time to plan for the future.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

At Stonar, each child’s learning is supported in a highly individual and unique way. Many schools claim this, but few can really deliver.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Headmistress Karen Cordon says she wants her pupils at St Margaret’s Preparatory School, Calne to be brave and adventurous, ready to take on whatever new challenges face them.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The legacy of London 2012 has really fired up enthusiasm for sport and with the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next year, it is unlikely to diminish just yet.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The University of Exeter Penryn Campus Excellence Awards ceremony took place on Thursday 3 April, to celebrate the achievements of young people in Cornwall

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

‘Exam results are a key element in the choice of school for your child, but take them with a pinch of salt and look very carefully at the detail.’ Says Richard Biggs, Headmaster at Kings College

Thursday, March 27, 2014

On Monday 17 March, leaders from the South West tourism sector gathered to consider and discuss the major issues, offerings and solutions at play within the region’s vibrant tourism industry. Foregrounded against the new BA(Hons) Cultural Tourism Management degree at Falmouth, that explores tourism activity inspired by creative arts, action sports, heritage and landscape, the day offered a selection of presentations punctuated by audience discussion

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

‘By offering a flexible boarding scheme, parents can be reassured that they can bank personal time, be it for work or leisure, knowing that their children will share in an amazing extended family experience and make life-long friends.’ Says Headmaster Ian Murphy

Monday, March 24, 2014

The way the teaching profession learns its craft and refines and develops its skills is changing on a national level. Jennifer Blunden Director of the new Cornwall Teaching School and Deputy Team Leader at Truro and Penwith College explains why

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

‘Single-sex education creates amazing opportunities’ Says Mrs Rebecca Tear, Headmistress

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

‘You ask any child of that age what makes a good lesson and the answer is more than likely to be ‘fun’ with the opportunity for them to ‘do things’ and the chance to ‘ask questions’ coming a close second and third. Learning outdoors offers all of those elements and many, many more’

Monday, March 3, 2014

Duchy College Rural Business School, part of The Cornwall College Group, has been presented with a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education by HRH The Queen at a prestigious ceremony held at Buckingham Palace on Thursday 27 February

Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘There is no doubting the benefits of plenty of physical activity in pleasant green surroundings’ Says Patrick Savage, Headmaster of Mount House Prep School in Tavistock

Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘There is no doubting the benefits of plenty of physical activity in pleasant green surroundings’ Says Patrick Savage, Headmaster of Mount House Prep School in Tavistock

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

‘It is the quality of the early years setting that can have the most positive impact on your child’

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Can any child be good at Mathematics? Can any child excel in Art?

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Dauntsey’s School Head of English, Linzi Lloyd-Jukes, argues that reading for pleasure is crucial to our development as human beings.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Education is about the provision of a rich academic, intellectual and culturally diverse programme, both within and outside the classroom.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

A student from Royal High School Bath, tells us a little about herself

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Rebecca Walker, Registrar and Marketing Co-ordinator at St Joseph's School, Launceston, explains why the school's ethos of providing strong pastoral care as well as high standards in education is extremely important to it

Monday, September 3, 2012

Jean Mooney from Truro and Penwith College discusses the benefits of the International Baccalaureate

Monday, August 20, 2012

Even if A-Level results don't bring the news you or your child is after, there are always other options...

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