Ralph Lucas, Good Schools Guide and Alastair McCall, Editor of The Sunday Times schools' guide, Parent Power, discuss how to choose a school and how to interpret league tables when choosing your childs' school.
Dr Niall Hamilton, Admissions Tutor, Marlborough College and Arabella Stuart, Admissions Director, Sevenoaks School talk about a boarding education, the 24/7 learning environment and the reasons for considering this type of education.
Susan Hamlyn, Director of The Good Schools Guide Education Consultants, tackles the issues of affordability and value in the fee-paying school sector and how to access the considerable financial assistance that is available.
James Palumbo, Baron Palumbo of Southwark, and Dr Anthony Wallersteiner, Headmaster of Stowe School discuss education in the context of the challenges and the opportunities brought by globalisation, competition and AI.
Stephen Hammond, MP, Sarah Seagrave, Headmistress of Eaton House The Manor School, and Annabel Heseltine, Editor of School House Magazine, discuss why 20% fewer 'summer-born' babies go onto university and ask why September is the marker for starting school.
Julian Thomas, Master of Wellington College, opened the 2018 Show speaking about how ideas of the 'future of education' have evolved from 1980 to the present. Thomas argues that independent learning is everything.
Simon O'Malley, Headmaster of Thomas's Battersea, and Emily Turner, co-founder of angels&urchins, talk about the importance of matching your 'plan' to your child's abilities and happiness and finding a positive way forward when things aren't quite right.
The full 2019 timetable will be published on Tuesday 8 October.