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Lessons learned from lessons taught: 4 things parents have d...

When schools closed in March, parents everywhere were thrown into homeschooling overnight. We’ve seen valiant efforts across the board – from full-time doctors teaching their kids Science GCSE after long shifts, to creative schedules involving off-curriculum histories, international relations and...

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Changes all round - Adapting your teen's homeschool routine

As many parents have found during lockdown, keeping a regular routine gives kids a sense of consistency and structure when they’re at home for months on end. Since schools reopened for some year groups in England and Wales though, and...

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What happens if we don’t get enough sleep?

“I’m so worried about this exam, I haven’t slept in days.” “Really? That’s...

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The Whistle-Stop PSHE Lesson For Adults

Earlier this year, The Guardian reported that ‘philosophy for children’ b...

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The Battle of Waterloo: The Battle Begins

In our last piece, the Allied and French forces were facing off on a battlefield nea...

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The Battle of Waterloo: The Scene is Set

This is the first piece in our series to celebrate the Bicentenary of the Battle of Wa...

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3 Theories about the Teenage Brain

Teenagers are a mystery to us all – to parents, to teachers, and probably most o...

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7 Meaningful Ways To Commemorate the Centenary of World War One

As we reach Remembrance Day, World War One is everywhere.  It is on the news, the TV...

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Holidays: Relaxation or Revision

With more and more cheap deals, last minute breaks and budget holidays being advertise...

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