Education News & School Guides

As a parent, teacher, student, or member of the community – keeping up-to-date with the latest educations news in the UK is important to ensure you have a strong understanding of the education scene, allowing you to deliver the best opportunities for children. 

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Portsmouth High alumna Zoe Williams wins gold at Invictus Games

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Zoe Williams, an alumna of Portsmouth High School, won three gold medals and one silver in the Invictus Games. Zoe…

Olympic badminton player Gail Emms speaks at Nottingham Girls’ Sports Awards evening

By GDST Nottingham Girls' High School

After the success of last year’s Sports Awards Evening, Nottingham Girls’ High School was thrilled to welcome Gail Emms MBE…

Plan UK to benefit from Newcastle High Young Entreprenuers

By GDST Newcastle High School for Girls

Girls in the world’s poorest countries will be helped to go to school safely thanks to a donation of £7,000…

Final curtain for A Level dance students at Newcastle High

By GDST Newcastle High School for Girls

Jessica Carrick, 18 from Newcastle and Alys Pigott, also 18 from Northumberland showcased their dance talents at their last performance…

Children’s author Elizabeth Laird launches literature festival at Kensington Prep School

By GDST Kensington Prep School

The best-selling children’s author Elizabeth Laird launched Kensington Prep School’s second Festival of Literature on Monday 9th May. She enraptured the…

Three Oxford High students shortlisted for Amnesty International Youth Awards

By GDST Oxford High School

Watch the report Five hundred words to report on a human rights issue – that was the challenge given to Year 8…

Portsmouth High School Head Girls launch support for chosen charity

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth High School’s Head Girl team are delighted to officially announce that they are supporting The Haven, a national charity offering…

Junior school girls step back in time for 140th anniversary celebrations

By GDST Brighton Girls

Junior school girls at Brighton Girls recently stepped back in time as part of the school’s 140th anniversary celebrations. The girls made…

Brighton & Hove High School celebrates Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary

By GDST Brighton Girls

Last Friday (22nd April), Brighton & Hove High School made the most of the opportunity to mark the 400th anniversary of…

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