John Attwater, head at King Edward's Witley, highlights that needs-based bursaries benefit not only the individual, but also the wider school community.
Independent Schools Magazine: Cat Divison, director of the Institute of Service and Social Impact at Sevenoaks School, discusses how communities can be empowered through global educational partnerships.
Louise Brown, director of educational partnerships at New College School in Oxford, offers her perspective on what it takes to achieve a successful partnership.
Cambridge Educational Partnership launched this May, bringing together local schools to provide opportunities for students to gain access to a variety of STEM, MFL, arts, sport and enrichment activities.
Warwickshire County Council has spoken of its support for the Boarding School Partnerships initiative, which helps vulnerable young people secure places at state and independent boarding schools. By Fionnula Hainey, Daily Mirror.
John Claughton, a former independent school head, writes for Tes offering "two modest proposals" on how languages can be saved in schools. He notes how partnerships between state and independent schools can be an advantage in lesson delivery and building pupils' excitement for the subject.