How to Pick a good Nursery

Nursery or playgroup is often your child’s first experience of being away from their parents for a significant period of time. This means that most parents want to make sure that they pick the very best one for their child. It is worth considering a number of factors when you are choosing. Closeness to school…

Tips to pick up from Finnish Lessons

Finnish Education is a book by Pasi Sahlberg which explains how the Finnish education system has been built up to be one of the best in the world. Many people admire the way that children are schooled in Finland and so it can be a good thing to try to copy some of the things…

Five tips to prepare Your Child for School

If your child is going to school for the first time, you could be worried about how to help them to adjust quickly. It will be a big step for all of the family. There are many things that you can do to help though. Some people feel that teaching their child to read, write…

Top Tips for Helping Your Child with Their Homework

When your child first starts getting homework it can be difficult for them to adjust. Although at primary school homework will be easy and often parents will work with the child to help them with reading or even do it for them when it comes to project work, secondary school is very different. Children are…