Wimbledon High School: Science Teacher wins Teacher of Physics award

By GDST Wimbledon High School

GDST Physics teacher Edith Goakes from Wimbledon High School, London, has been recognised for her exceptional work by the Institute of Physics (IOP).

It takes a village to teach a child

The proverb ‘it takes a village to raise a child’ is oft-repeated maxim, but no less true for its reiteration.…

GDST | Croydon High School Quidditch Day

By GDST Croydon High School

Croydon High hosted the first ever GDST Quidditch day with Sydenham High and Streatham & Clapham Prep joining us for this exciting new sport…

2018’s Young Leaders’ Conference – the leaders of tomorrow


The GDST Young Leaders’ Conference 2018 once again took place over three days at the Royal High School Bath. The Sixth Formers were challenged by change-makers in a series of tasks including creating a digital fundraising campaign, taking part in army training and delivering speeches to leading charities.

Nottingham Girls’ High School Heritage Open Day

By GDST Nottingham Girls' High School

Nottingham Girls’ High School opened its arts centre to the public as part of the Heritage Open Day. Welcoming visitors to participate in dance and drama classes, backstage tours and technical theatre skills workshops, it was a wonderful occasion enjoyed by the local community.

Portsmouth High School Reunion 2018

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Up to sixty years since they left Portsmouth High School, ladies from Classes of 1958, 1968, 1978, 1998, 2007 and 2008 returned for lunch and took tours of the Senior and Prep schools.

The Edinburgh Fringe: “truly unforgettable”


GDST girls take over the Edinburgh Fringe

Are we living in an Echo Chamber?’ Northern GDST schools explore fake news

By GDST Shrewsbury High School

Shrewsbury High School hosts workshop exploring fake news.

Seven pearls of wisdom from the GDST Summit


Our top takeaways from an inspiring and enlightening day.

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