EDUCATION

 

More Chinese children going to British private schools



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK March 09, 2017


St Augustine's Abbey - now home to part of the King's School, Canterbury. Photo credit - Pixabay   Leading private schools in the UK have reported a rise in interest from Chinese parents.   The situation is understoo...

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Chancellor Philip Hammond gives final spring budget - what to expect



BUSINESS, HEALTH, EDUCATION, UK, LONDON LIFE March 08, 2017


 Look after the pennies and the pounds look after themselves.... Pic credit - Pixabay Today the Chancellor, Phillip Hammond, will give the final spring budget which has been described by many to be a ‘low-key&rsqu...

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Teacher Shortage Getting Worse Says MPs



EDUCATION, UK, EAST MEETS WEST February 21, 2017


Do these sums actually make sense? (Pic: ImageHouse) A Commons Education Select Committee report has confirmed that the UK government has missed their recruitment targets for the fifth year in a row.   The report, which wa...

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Revealed: Top UK cities for Chinese Residents



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK February 10, 2017


The famous Chapel and Porter's Lodge of King's College, Cambridge. Photo credit - Pixabay   New research has revealed the most popular places to live in the UK for people who were originally born in China.   The stud...

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Children's Mental Health in 'Crisis'



HEALTH, EDUCATION, UK, DRIVETIME February 06, 2017


(Pic: MIND) Children’s mental health charities are raising awareness this week for children’s mental health all over social media.   Hosted this year by mental health charity, Place2Be, the theme for this year ...

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