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  types of schools in the United Kingdom
Schools which are not funded by the state but which obtain most of their finances from fees paid by parents and income from investments.
For example, all students from the schools involved in a consortium might study science at one school and languages at another, or a group of schools might choose to pool their resources so that sixth form teachers and students have a separate building.
Specialist Schools are given additional funding to enable them to develop strengths in their subject area and are supported by local industry.
www.axcis.co.uk /html/types_of_schools.html   (1404 words)

  
 Grammar schools in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in Britain.
Significantly, these schools were often separate from the church, unlike cathedral schools and hence survived the Reformation.
Grammar schools were largely abolished between 1965, with the issue of Circular 10/65, and the 1976 Education Act.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Grammar_schools_in_the_United_Kingdom   (1452 words)

  
 Independent Schools in the United Kingdom
An independent school in the United Kingdom is a school that relies for all or most of its funding on non-governmental sources.
The Independent Schools Council exists to promote and advocate high quality independent school education in the United Kingdom, its worth to individuals and its value to society.
It is one of the oldest of the independent schools’ organisations and is federated to the Independent Schools Council.
www.independentschools.org.uk   (557 words)

  
 English Language Schools in the United Kingdom. Learn English in England.
Our English Language School in Eastbourne is an elegant building in spacious grounds, only 100 metres from the most attractive beaches in the town, and has its own outdoor swimming pool.
The school is located in a 100 year old building in the centre of London, only 5 minutes from the West End, "Theatre Land" and the British Museum.
The school is very well equipped for self study with a reference library and TV/video centre, a 16 station language laboratory and separate computer laboratory.
www.studyabroadinternational.com /file/Language_School_English_UK.html   (665 words)

  
 Private School UK,England,Schools in Great Britain,Best Independent,Boarding Schools United Kingdom for boys,girls
Bury Lawn is an independent (ISA) inter-denominational, co-educational day school for boys and girls aged between 18 months and 18 years which prides itself on its family atmosphere in which everybody is valued as an individual and is encouraged to reach their full potential within a disciplined yet caring atmosphere.
Stowe School is a co-educational independent boarding school in Buckingham, in the heart of the English countryside.
The main School building, once the mansion of the Dukes of Buckingham and Chandos, is set in 750 acres of landscape garden and parkland.
www.learn4good.com /top10/private_schools_uk.htm   (236 words)

  
 Teaching of cultural diversity in medical schools in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland: cross sectional ...
Teaching of cultural diversity in medical schools in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland: cross sectional questionnaire survey -- Dogra et al.
Teaching of cultural diversity in medical schools in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland: cross sectional questionnaire survey
diversity in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland in 2003.
www.bmj.com /cgi/content/full/330/7488/403   (694 words)

  
 Glover & Miller, IEJLL
In the schools being aided by Education Action Zone funding, there was a determined effort on the part of the local education authority to ensure that half the rooms would be equipped with interactive whiteboards at no cost to the school.
In one secondary school the missioners felt that such a scheme was too slow and that the impetus for the shared development of materials would be lost, whereas the tentatives and Luddite teachers saw it as the postponement of the time when they would need to be involved.
The heads of such schools wanted to use the technology as part of their submission, and the equipment was provided irrespective of any sense of ownership by the staff, and often before the provision of any training.
www.ucalgary.ca /~iejll/volume6/glover.html   (5555 words)

  
 Foreign Medical Schools - A Guide to Offshore Medical Schools in the British Isles
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine - Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine - This school is involved in national and international programmes to control tropical disease and to develop effective health care systems.
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine - London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine - The mission of the L S H and T M is to contribute to the improvement of health world-wide through the pursuit of excellence in research, postgraduate teaching, advanced training and consultancy in international public health and tropical medicine.
United Medical and Dental School of Guys and St Thomas Hospitals - United Medical and Dental School of Guys and St Thomas Hospitals - The United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas Hospitals (UMDS) merged with King's College London on 1 August 1998.
www.escapeartist.com /studying_abroad/Foreign_Medical_Schools_UK.html   (972 words)

  
 Good School Guide - United Kingdom - EFL schools
Inclusion in the Guide is by recommendation, and we generally list only schools which are accredited by the The British Council and have a reputation for quality and good service to students.
The school is in the elegant Holland Park area of west London, and offers General Course and specialised courses for Executives and professional people.
International House (London, Bath, Newcastle, Torquay): The London headquarters of the worldwide IH network is a large school on Piccadilly, overlooking Green Park, with a wide choice of courses for students and teachers, excellent facilities and a deserved reputation for high quality.
www.englishforum.com /00/schools/uk   (791 words)

  
 Language Schools Program - Study English in the United Kingdom!
Description: EF is pleased to offer five great locations to study English in the United Kingdom; London, Brighton, Bournemouth, and two separate schools in Cambridge.
Our schools are specially located close to transportation links and major attractions to make your stay not only an excellent learning experience, but a chance to immerse yourself in British culture.
All of EF's schools in the United Kingdom are officially approved by The British Council and ARELS.
www.languageschoolsguide.com /listingsp3.cfm/listing/1739   (370 words)

  
 Aviation Schools in United Kingdom - Flight school and pilot training world wide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The aviation community in United Kingdom is a growing industry in need of qualified personnel and we are here to help you get the best start possible.
Schools offering aircraft mechanic training necessary to become a certified aircraft mechanic or maintenance personnel.
Best Aviation is the all in one place to start your aviation career covering everything from flight school, helicopter schools, flight attendant training and maintenance colleges in a large directory to the latest hiring trends in the airline industry and feedback from aviation interviews.
www.bestaviation.net /uk   (419 words)

  
 schoolheritage.co.uk - a pictorial history of schools in the united kingdom
It is a labour of love based on my two hobbies of collecting old school postcards and family history.
As my collection of postcards has grown I realised that they would be of interest to family historians around the world looking to find out more about the schools their ancestors went to.
There will also be a number of school photographs, certificates and cigarette cards that I have picked up along the way.
www.schoolheritage.co.uk   (223 words)

  
 English Language Schools in the United Kingdom, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
English Language Schools in the United Kingdom, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
IPSA English Language Schools offer you a wide variety of English as a Second language (ESL) programs and courses and introduce you to various aspects of culture and society in all major English-speaking countries: England, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and South Africa.
Offered by all English Language Schools in England, English Language School in Auckland, New Zealand, English Language School in Ottawa, Canada and American English Language Schools in San Francisco, California and Provo, Utah.
www.studyabroadinternational.com /file/Language_School_English.html   (429 words)

  
 Factors affecting likelihood of applicants being offered a place in medical schools in the United Kingdom in 1996 and ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Contributor: ICM was commissioned by the Council of Heads of Medical Schools as an experienced independent academic researcher to analyse the 1996 and 1997 selection data before public release.
Earlier drafts of the report and this paper were modified in response to comments made by admissions tutors and deans, and some members of the Council of Heads of Medical Schools have seen and commented on a near final draft of this paper.
McManus IC, Richards P. Admission for medicine in the United Kingdom: a structural model.
bmj.bmjjournals.com /cgi/content/full/317/7166/1111   (4160 words)

  
 List of schools in the United Kingdom: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
King Edward VI Grammar School (grammar school, Chelmsford)
Harrow School (public school, Harrow on the Hill)
The European School, Culham (primary and secondary school, Culham)
www.encyclopedian.com /sc/Schools-in-the-United-Kingdom.html   (143 words)

  
 Colleges and Schools Organisation (UK)
The Colleges and Schools Organisation (UK) is an emerging centre of expertise that produces best practice examples, identifies trends and disseminates information on both innovative and well-established systems and methods for colleges and schools in the U.K and overseas.
The Colleges and Schools Organisation (UK) is a division of the Virtual and Open Learning Academy, registered in Great Britain No. 5204740 and operates on a non-profit making basis.
The organisation's strengths are those of its members and we invite new member organisations committed to excellence to network with a leading professional organisation.
colleges-schools.org.uk /index.htm   (248 words)

  
 AOL Search: Search Results for "girls schools in the united kingdom"
PICT: Participating Schools from United Kingdom - PICT PICT: Participating Schools from United Kingdom.
Schools is an organization of ninety-eight girls boarding and day, private and public schools...
In the United Kingdom, all-girl schools have consistently been among the highest-scoring in exam league tables - and on average girls are out-performing boys...
www.1above.co.uk /kentcollege1/kw-search-1506-M10.htm   (1171 words)

  
 ACTING SCHOOLS in the UNITED KINGDOM
The School has been operating for over 25 years, providing students with aninnovative and dynamic theatre training experience.
The School was founded in 1978 in Toronto,Canada, under the guidance of director and principal, Ron East.
East was invited to return to the Ecole Jacques LeCoq in Paris tocomplete the pedagogical programme and to certify as an instructor of the LeCoqmethod and complete the Laboritoire d’Etudes du Mouvement.
www.thespiannet.com /acting_schools/unitedkingdom.shtml   (1024 words)

  
 Law Schools in United Kingdom and Ireland
Aston is among only a handful of UK business schools to hold accreditation from all three of the major international accrediting bodies: AMBA, EQUIS and the AACSB as well as continuing to perform well in the various league tables.
Maritime Policy may be broadly defined as the area of private and public policy concerned with: the economics of maritime transport, ports and terminals; national and international regulation; maritime security and defense; maritime labour; with oceanic law, policy and management; and, oceanic and coastal zone environmental protection.
All the school's programmes draw on staff research expertise but this is especially so in the case of postgraduate teaching and supervision.
www.gradschools.com /listings/UK/law_uk.html   (5376 words)

  
 English Courses Guide - English Language Schools in USA , United Kingdom , Canada , Ireland , Australia , New Zealand , ...
Among the English-speaking countries, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, United States of America, Australia and New Zealand, all offer very attractive options.
This remarkable diversity of choices means that you are sure to find a school and a location that is exactly right for you.
English language schools for all ages and tastes can be found across all the United Kingdom in large cities or in small rural towns.
www.orbislingua.com /ebaa.htm   (438 words)

  
 Heinemann Books: Authors: Pat D'Arcy
Pat D’Arcy has taught in primary, secondary modern, and comprehensive schools in the United Kingdom.
Since 1979 she has worked closely with primary and secondary teachers as the English Adviser for the county of Wiltshire.
She was the first woman—and the first practicing schoolteacher—to chair the National Association for the Teaching of English in the United Kingdom.
books.heinemann.com /authors/62.aspx   (127 words)

  
 Primary and Secondary Schools in United Kingdom
Adcote is a school for boarders and day girls and is regularly the top non-selective school in Shropshire.
In 1991, the Buchan School (which was then an Independent School for Girls) and the College were brought together under a single Board of Governors to share the same vision, outlook and goals.
Sidcot School is situated in 150 acres of beautiful Somerset countryside and offers a broad, rigorous and excellent education to its 450 pupils.
www.spainexchange.com /study_abroad/primary_secondary2-GB-en-csvp.htm   (554 words)

  
 Personal Development training courses at schools in United Kingdom
Total 7 training course(s) at schools in United Kingdom.
It is the ’unlearning’ of negative attitudes and prejudice that society places on the individual that perhaps frees them to be able to pursue their dreams and goals without fear or inhibition.
It will enable participants to assess critically the role of selfdevelopment in people-management and HR p......
en.askedu.net /United_Kingdom/Personal_Development__1.htm   (469 words)

  
 List of schools in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The list of schools in the United Kingdom is divided into several parts:
List of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom
This page was last modified 10:13, 5 December 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_schools_in_the_United_Kingdom   (83 words)

  
 Guide to English schools and courses in England offering intensive English programs in England (Great Britain , UK , ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
United Kingdom, home of the English language, boasts a wide range of quality English language schools which offer a variety of courses from which to choose, including both adult and junior general English courses, English for professionals and business people, courses for teachers, and English for specific purposes.
United Kingdom, a country which has never lost touch with its heritage or identity, is a fascinating land to study English.
To get information about English language schools in United Kingdom, please choose a region where you would like to study
www.orbislingua.com /ebaaa.htm   (143 words)

  
 Chartered Financial Analyst Exam Training training courses at schools in United Kingdom
Total 2 training course(s) at schools in United Kingdom.
For the eighth year, UKSIP is pleased to offer the Koppel & Wiley CFA Review Course - a four and a half day programme directed towards assisting CFA Candidates prepare effectively for their CFA exams and pass them.
Koppel & Wiley is an international CFA review course provider known for its rigorous training and learning style that is best suited to the serious candidate.
en.askedu.net /United_Kingdom/CFA_1.htm   (138 words)

  
 Regiochannel United Kingdom - Language Schools in the United Kingdom
Regiochannel United Kingdom - Language Schools in the United Kingdom
Showing entry 1 to 10 of 29 entries in total in Language Schools
Offers tuition in Birmingham, Bristol, Oxford and Edinburgh, as well as summer school camps and translation services.
www.regiochannel.co.uk /united-kingdom/websites/language-schools.html   (182 words)

  
 Study English in the United Kingdom. English Language Schools in the UK.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
IPSA English Language School in Brighton is an excellent choice for the student who wants a busy school, offering high quality courses in an excellent location within a reasonable price range.
London Central English Language School is a large, lively, very international school with a friendly atmosphere and personal service.
We have 32 spacious classrooms, plus a dedicated Executive Centre with special facilities for our professional students.
www.studyabroadexpo.org /file/schools_UK.html   (654 words)

  
 Ordering from schools in the United Kingdom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Museum is pleased to offer special terms and conditions to UK schools ONLY.
If you are placing an official school order, please note that the goods and invoice must be delivered to the registered school address.
At the time of purchasing, please send an email to info@florence-nightingale.co.uk, stating the order number, your name, the school’s name and address, telephone number, email and name of the head teacher or bursar.
www.florence-nightingale.co.uk /onlineshop/shop/schools.html   (105 words)

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