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Opportunities in education arising out of the pandemic

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

In an article published by Absolutely Education, BESSA’s founder Stephanie Cheah discovers opportunities in education that have arisen out of the Covid-19 pandemic situation

Summer Reading Lists

Date Posted: Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

Why not use the last two weeks of the summer catching up on some reading? If you need inspiration on what to

BESSA Live: Meet top UK boarding schools from the comfort of your home

Date Posted: Saturday, June 20th, 2020

BESSA has moved online! Don’t miss this unique opportunity to visit schools in the UK this June… all from the comfort of your home.

COVID Series: Top Ten Tips to Boost Your Immunity and Beat the Virus

Date Posted: Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Case studies are showing that Covid-19 can be spread by asymptomatic carriers through our communities without us even knowing.  Without a vaccine or cure

COVID series: How will GCSEs and A levels in June 2020 be awarded?

Date Posted: Friday, April 3rd, 2020

Editor: This article was updated on 16 May 2020 with updated and more recent information.

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual)

COVID Series: Quarantine Diaries in Singapore

Date Posted: Thursday, March 26th, 2020

The father of a Singapore Coronavirus case kindly shared a real-life story of COVID-19 quarantine on social media.

“Since Covid-19 is something

COVID Series: The Impact on Singapore-based UK Boarding Students

Date Posted: Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

The COVID-19 epidemic which has been sweeping the globe began in Singapore on the 23rd January 2020. Although Singapore successfully contained the initial outbreak[1],

BESSA 2019: FAQs

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

With just a couple of days to go before BESSA 2019 in Malaysia and Singapore, here is what you can expect from The British Education

BESSA in session: With Gordonstoun – Round Square, Strong Pastoral Care and the Scottish Outdoors

Date Posted: Monday, October 28th, 2019

Gordonstoun is famous for being the birthplace of the Round Square movement.  Please tell us more about this philosophy and about character education