New look dining hall named after founder

Dunhurst and Dunannie celebrated the refurbishment of its dining room by hosting parents and families at a launch event on 26 January.

Posted on 31 January 2018

Seeber’s Science column: the common cold

In the second of her fortnightly columns for the TES, Bedales Head of Sciences Emily Seeber explains how colds are spread around classrooms, why teachers are particularly vulnerable, and why schools are hotbeds for the transmission of disease.

Posted on 26 January 2018

Bedales celebrates 125 years

Bedales School is holding a number of celebratory events and activities to mark its foundation 125 years ago in January 1893 by John Haden Badley.

Posted on 25 January 2018

Oxbridge and Yale success

Seven Bedales students have received offers to study at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, with one further student accepted by Yale University, Connecticut.

Posted on 19 January 2018

Seeber's Science column

Bedales Head of Sciences Emily Seeber has started a fortnightly Science column in leading education magazine and website TES. In her first article she discusses temperature, and what happens to the body as it gets colder.

Posted on 15 January 2018

Science or Sciences? - Emily Seeber

The traditional title of ‘head of science’ is inaccurate and detrimental to learning, argues Emily Seeber in a recent article for TES.

Posted on 11 January 2018

Achieving ‘flow’ - Clare Jarmy in TES

In an article for TES, Bedales Head of Academic Enrichment and Head of Religious Studies and Philosophy, Clare Jarmy, argues that making ‘focus’ the centre of what teachers try to achieve would affect not just students’ learning power now and in the future, but also their curren

Posted on 18 December 2017

Should parents help children with homework?

The Director of Teaching and Learning at Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst, Andy Wiggins, is quoted extensively in an article on the subject of parental help with homework, published recently in The Telegraph. Is it best to let youngsters get on with it alone, asks the author, or should you sit

Posted on 12 December 2017

Rebuilding schools from bottom up

Many educationalists bemoan the increasingly centralised system in which the voices of those who teach, those who learn, and those whose children go to school have been marginalised.

Posted on 08 December 2017

Bedales as exemplar school

Bedales has featured in two recent initiatives from leading educationalists as an exemplar of a mission-led school that is developing creative thinkers.

Innovative approach to teaching and learning

Posted on 01 December 2017

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