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Teresa Song is a young Surrey-based academic coach getting great results. Miranda Jessop meets her Read more

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Four years ago, it was one of the worst schools in the country; today it's one of the best. Samantha Laurie meets the man behind the remarkable rise of Harris Academy Battersea Read more

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There have been countless pieces written theorising that children respond better when you treat them as equals instead of treating them well, for lack of a better phrase, ‘like a child’. Read more

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Jane McGowan discovers the high price of trying to buy a home near a school Read more

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Miriam González Durántez wants girls everywhere to aim for the top. Here the wife of the former Deputy PM tells Samantha Laurie about the charity she has founded to encourage them Read more

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Easter revision courses have never been more popular. Samantha Laurie looks at the key players Read more

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Every parent wants the best school for their child – but what does "best" mean? Former Good Schools Guide writer and professional education adviser, Suzie Oweiss, lists her top schools in Surrey for sporting excellence Read more

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Every parent wants the best school for their child – but what does "best" mean? Former Good Schools Guide writer and professional education adviser, Suzie Oweiss, lists her top schools in Surrey for musical excellence Read more

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Every parent wants the best school for their child – but what does "best" mean? Former Good Schools Guide writer and professional education adviser, Suzie Oweiss, lists her top schools in Surrey offering the IB (International Baccalaureate) Read more

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The best independent schools in Surrey & South West London – with an eye for more than just the academic record Read more

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Make the February half term a natural break. Samantha Laurie has some great ideas for getting kids out and about Read more

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As a mum of four boys with autism, Sarah Ziegel has turned her experiences into a practical guide Read more

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Three schools from Surrey & SW London (Teddington, Tiffin and LEH) were finalists in a GSK competition to find a theoretical cure to malaria, with Teddington School finishing runners up. Read more

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With 424,000 new students entering higher education, Sophie Williams asks whether the student property market is a risky business or a strategic investment? Read more

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Guildford Book Festival’s new co-director Alex Andrews tells Maria Reeves about what’s on for kids at this year’s event Read more

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Sarah Tucker and son enjoy some holiday learning on Italy’s sunlit shores Read more

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Former Good Schools Guide writer and education adviser, Suzie Oweiss, gives her verdict (in no particular order) on 25 of the top state schools in Surrey, SW London & Berkshire that set parents’ hearts racing Read more

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Looking for full marks in the school style stakes? Mrs Stylist’s done the revision for you. Follow her tips for straight As every time Read more

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Kerry Phipps has some expert education advice for bilingual and multi-lingual families in the UK Read more

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Youngsters without skills and companies without workers: something is rotten in the state of Britain. Could a new type of school help? Samantha Laurie asks its champion, former Education Secretary Lord Baker Read more

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