Archive for Sands School News

Sands performs Macbeth in national Shakespeare Schools Festival

            Sands students recently had the opportunity to perform an abridged version of ‘Macbeth’ as part of the national Shakespeare Schools Festival. The group participated in a workshop with members of the SSF and performed at The Barbican Theatre, Plymouth on Monday 13 October. [Show as slideshow] 123► Festival co-ordinator […]

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South Koreans look to Sands for ideas…

As young people in South Korea struggle with the consequences of their ultra high pressure education system Sean goes to Seoul to share how Sands treats social development, emotional literacy and academic progress as an inseparable whole. This is his account of his trip…. I have just returned from a South Korean Education Conference hosted […]

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Sands School camp 2014 – Bryher

We finished the term with a wonderful week camping on Bryher, one the Scillies’ “off” islands. After a lively crossing on the notorious ‘cork-screwing’ Scillonian III and arrival in pouring rain, 65 students and adults had a really chilled-out week of walking around the island, swimming and lunging in the sun. Read on…. 

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