The Advisory Centre for Education

The Advisory Centre for Education (ACE) is a national charity that provides advice and information to parents and carers on a wide range of school based issues including exclusion, admissions, special education needs, bullying and attendance – an excellent source of information and advice.

Education Advice Guide

This website is part of the Citizens Advice service.  The Education tab gives definitions on the different types of schools available and where to search for them. It covers England, N. Ireland, Scotland and Wales and offers advice in several languages.

Get the Right School

GetTheRight School features a very wide range of articles designed to help you to learn everything you need to about your child's education choices. From the expert detail you need to know about the National Curriculum and its role in the UK education system, to tips and a guide to the application process. You'll also find detail on a complete range of the school types available in the UK, including boarding schools, the home schooling system, sending your child abroad for their education, faith schools, sixth form colleges, private and state schools, and pre-school education information too.

School Select

Identifying and Securing the right school place for your child can be time consuming, emotionally draining and very stressful. We can provide independent, objective and expert advice on all aspects of UK education from pre-school through to university. Our excellent contacts in both Independent Schools and Local Education Authorities, both in the UK and overseas, together with our expert knowledge of the Admission Appeal System mean that whatever educational issues you face as a family we can probably help you.


Lots of useful information on all aspects education.


Thisis a great site, really easy to use with lots of useful infomation on all aspects of school life.

Education Otherwise

Education Otherwise is a membership based organisation that provides support and information for families whose children are being educated outside school.

Choosing the right Nursery Choosing the right School Bullying
Discrimination Truancy and Exclusion from School Special Needs
Adult Education Articles

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