Boarding schools offer a unique, life-changing, educational opportunity, but going to boarding school is a big step which can seem daunting for children and their parents. This Parent Forum looks at how to prepare your child for boarding, helping with the transition from living at home to living at school.
Leading figures from the sector discuss the prospects for British independent schools in the 21st century. How will schools meet the challenges of affordability, diversity, the state/independent divide, the likely impacts of mitigating climate change? What will be the most exciting developments? How will British education rethink itself?