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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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Lessons learned from lessons taught: 4 things parents have discovered from homeschooling in lockdown

When schools closed in March, parents everywhere were thrown into homeschooling overni...

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The Screen Time Diet: helping your teen find the balance with tech

2 weeks ago

For teens, the wave of daily activity on Snapchat, Instagram and games like Fortnite c...

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Back to school after lockdown - tips from an NHS Psychologist

Since some schools across the UK have started to re-open in phases, it’s opened ...

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The 7 Types of Homeschooler

Since UK schools closed in March, parents across the UK have found themselves thrown i...

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Homeschooling advice for parents, from parents

2 months ago

When schools closed and exams were cancelled on March 17th, parents everywhere were ha...

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What should my teen be learning in lockdown?

2 months ago

Since exams were cancelled and schools were closed, many teens have naturally felt at ...

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Making homeschool work for you

3 months ago

Since schools closed in March, parents everywhere have been trying their best to keep ...

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Teen wellbeing: finding the balance during lockdown

3 months ago

With schools closed and so many limits on their usual lives at the moment, looking aft...

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Shaping the day: how to adjust homeschool for kids of different ages

3 months ago

Since schools were closed and exams cancelled in March, families across the UK (and th...

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