05 May 2020
Remote Learning and the Co-curriculum

When an All-round Education is a Major Part of Your Educational Offering, how do you Offer a Co-curricular Programme During Supported Home Learning?Around the world, we are experiencing unparalleled school closures that have led to academic provision...

28 Oct 2019
The Fine art of Debate Seems Lost on our Rowdy Politicians

Being able to debate is an art form. A skilled debater must be able to articulate not only their views but the views of others.The fiery exchanges observed in the Commons in recent weeks have provided a textbook example of unhealthy debate and highli...

25 Mar 2019
An interview with Mark Ashmore, Head of Science at St George's, on how independent schools are helping to bridge the gender gap in STEM subjects

According to CBI statistics, 66% of businesses are concerned about the lack of suitably skilled workers to fill high-skill job roles in the future. Additionally, The Royal Society of Edinburgh have gone on record stating that “more needs to be done” ...

10 Mar 2018
How to help your child prepare for Primary 1 at school

 To get the insider's view, click on the play button to watch our Settling in to Primary 1 video narrated by this year's Primary 1 (5 minutes)As the head of the Junior School at St George’s, I enjoy offering advice and support to help girls and their...