04 June 2013
Our schools in Spain have made the Family Club one of their priorities to offer children and their parents, as well as families from other schools in the area, a space where to have fun while learning something new.Continue reading →
30 May 2013
As part of Local and Community History month, Kingscourt School have written about the very close and special relationship they have with the Mary Rose School in Portsmouth.Continue reading →
30 May 2013
For many students at Cognita Schools attending University is a natural step after taking their A Levels. Students will consider their options very carefully and will need to make a strong application in order to ensure good offers from their Universities of choice. Whilst it may cost more to attend University these days, an increase in tuition fees has not led to a decrease in competition for the most popular and highly regarded courses at the most prestigious Universities.Continue reading →
23 May 2013
A question which is so often asked to me these days is that of my educational philosophy. Every pupil has the right to be safe and secure in school – free from intimidation, bullying or unnecessary risk.Continue reading →
30 April 2013
It all started with the 'Black Box'!
This opening sentence looks like it would be a good opening to a science fiction short story written by a year 6 pupil, but in fact the 'Black Box' I am referring to was a ground breaking piece of educational research by Paul Black and Dylan Wiliam that focused upon raising standards in the classroom through formative assessment.Continue reading →
29 April 2013
Preparing your child for university is one of the most important jobs you will do as a parent. It’s a life changing moment for both you and your teenager.
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