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.
Brighton College's partnerships in Ghana have brought together hundreds of students living thousands of miles apart.