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31 Mar 2020

32 Free Resources that Will Keep the Kids Learning During Lockdown

By now, the novelty of working from home or being in isolation has probably worn off. You’re at home with kids who are not in the mood to learn, ...

Author: Ben Greenwood

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10 May 2017

Parents' Evening Survival Guide for the Whole School

Whether you're a teacher, student or parent - Parents' Evening is an important event in the school calendar. It's an ...

Author: Naimish Gohil

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10 May 2017

Why Join Your School's PTA?

Parent Teacher Associations‭ (‬PTAs‭) ‬get a bad wrap in the media, with films depicting cliquey mums who run the‭ ‬‘club’‭ ‬of which your ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

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09 May 2017

Supporting Your Child's Learning at Home 

Family involvement in children’s education has proven to have a positive impact on a student’s school life‭. ‬In ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

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09 May 2017

5 Step Guide to Helping Students Stay Safe Online

It’s easy to forget that the internet is a public space and not just a place for you and your friends to chat and share pictures and videos‭. ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

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04 May 2017

5 Key Student Study Habits

Good study habits are important for being a successful learner‭. ‬They help with motivation‭, ‬focus‭, ‬organisation‭, ‬time management‭ ‬and ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

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04 May 2017

The Benefits of Online Tutoring

When most people think of

Author: Bethany Spencer

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04 May 2017

Debunking Tutoring Myths for Students

Tutoring is an easy way to get extra help when you need it‭. ‬Simple as that‭. ‬But even so‭, ‬there are a lot ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

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04 May 2017

Parents Guide to Surviving Parents' Evening 

Parents’‭ ‬evening can be a stressful event for teachers and parents alike‭. ‬According to a survey of 2,000‭ ‬school parents in the UK‭, ‬55%‭ ...

Author: Bethany Spencer