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Exciting Digital resources for parents, teachers and home educators

October 2, 2017

It is always inspiring to see what’s going on in the world of children’s technology and the Digital Kids summit did not disappoint. We are often asked for solutions to problems such as student engagement, children spending too much time on screen as well as what the next big thing is going to be. Here are just a few highlights...
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An expert perspective on your family’s mental health and wellbeing

February 22, 2017

Why rethinking mental health is important for our kid’s health and wellbeing Mental health is a hot topic at the moment and all of the commentary seems to be more or less saying the same thing – it’s more prevalent than we think and people are applauded for speaking up about it. If we’re trying to raise children to be...
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Are nurseries the best childcare choice?

November 29, 2016

Dr Amanda Gummer shares her thoughts in response to a new study which found that kids who attend nursery display better social and every day skills.

How to help your child make good friends

August 7, 2016

We recognise that forming friendships requires a wide range of skills, which is why we've compiled a list on how parents can help their child make friends