Last week the Times published a letter from Magnus Bashaarat questioning GCSEs and encouraging Heads who openly criticise them to join our lead in replacing many of them with our own more interesting and challenging Bedales Assessed Courses (BACs).
In an article for a special issue of the Eton Journal for Innovation and Research in Education, Alistair McConville, Bedales Director of Learning and Innovation, explores how the idea of character education has been understood at Bedales – from the school’s inception to the present day.
Posted on 26 November 2019
Bedales and academy partner Bohunt School feature in an article on innovative education published in The Telegraph.
Posted on 12 November 2019
A group of 23 Bedales Sixth Form students spent their half term break working on a 10-day project in Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) to install running water at a rural primary school.
Posted on 08 November 2019
An article in TES describes a novel partnership between Bedales and The Key Education Centre – a pupil referral unit in Gosport that caters for children who can’t attend mainstream school.
Posted on 04 November 2019
A Bedales School team of 65 runners who took part in the Great South Run in Southsea on 19/20 October has so far raised an impressive £8,100 for two charities.
Posted on 21 October 2019
Bedales features extensively in an article in School House magazine on the means by which schools support talented artistic pupils.
Posted on 09 October 2019
Following discussions on education policies at the recent political party conferences, The Times has published an opinion piece by Head of Bedales, Magnus Bashaarat. In the article, he says he is not unhappy that questions are being asked about the role of independent schools following the Labour
Posted on 05 October 2019
Bedales students have been challenged to ‘make do and mend’ in the lead up to Christmas in a bid to help tackle the environmental impact of fast fashion.
Posted on 04 October 2019
Relocating a chicken coop and gardening in a local primary’s forest school, restoring village community facilities and raising funds jointly for a Pupil Referral Unit are just some of the events that took place at Bedales for this year’s Badley Day which culminated in a live rock show in the scho
Posted on 27 September 2019