dunannie News

All three Bedales schools entered the Music for Youth competition 2017 with an exciting combination of Mozart, Jaco Pastorious, jazz and poetry by Edward Thomas.
Posted on 10 March 2017
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There was a novel twist on the school day when Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie held its World Book Day event last week.
Posted on 07 March 2017
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The Nursery at Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie took a trip to the Arctic Circle - figuratively speaking - when a visiting artist taught the children the art of polar bear drawing last week.
Posted on 27 February 2017
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A sweet-toothed fundraiser proved a hit at Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie yesterday when Friends of Dunannie turned the annual ‘Pop-up Crêperie’ into a money raising event.
Posted on 24 February 2017
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A multi-skills sports festival saw Dunhurst and Dunannie children collaborate on a number of fun activities on Thursday. Block 2s working towards their Young Sports Leaders award ran the workshop which consisted of seven activities each working on the fundamental skills of movement.
Posted on 23 February 2017
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Baby Hampshire magazine has published an interview with Jo Webbern, Head of Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie. In the article, Jo describes Dunannie as “the first stage of the Bedales journey – in the Early years we start to establish those transportable skills that the children take with them, through school and beyond. It’s a happy stimulating environment with an innovative edge. It is a school where childhood is respected, and relationships between children and teachers are strong.
Posted on 22 February 2017
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In a recent blog for HMC (the Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference), Keith Budge explains why students getting their hands dirty outside with practical work is key part of a Bedales education. 
Posted on 13 February 2017
In a recent blog for the Independent Schools Council (ISC), Keith Budge reflects further on the challenge of an illiberal age to liberal educators, and examines the value of the ‘appreciat
Posted on 10 February 2017
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On Tuesday afternoon the Dunannie Performance Platform saw some great performances from budding musicians on a variety of instruments including the trumpet and cello.
Posted on 10 February 2017
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In a recent article for School House magazine, Keith Budge counsels against government’s enthusiasm for the direct transfer of independent sector expertise to the state sector, and argues instead that any institutional learning must be a two-way street.
Posted on 06 February 2017

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