So, your child wants to be an astronaut? Along with the aspiring pop star, wizard or princess – is it easy to dismiss these ‘typical’ childhood career choices as fantasy. It is also a common misconception that the UK space sector is relatively non-existent, associating anything ‘spacey’ with the United States. In actual fact, according […]

Parents across the UK are going back to school in an effort to help increase their children’s achievement levels. As the Melton Times shared a few days ago, parents are going back to school to learn how English and Maths are being taught in primary schools today. The Working Together Programme provides insight into teaching […]

We can all help our children with their maths, it just needs a positive attitude – even you can do maths! Some people love maths for itself, and that’s fine, but if you are one of those people who have always felt a bit less confident, don’t. Why are so many people so negative about […]

Going back to school can be a fantastic time of the year if we provide our children with engaging learning tools that help them to find happiness in learning. Summer is well and truly over (Look outside the window if you don’t believe us!). September has arrived and that means it’s time to get back […]

The parents’ evening is going out of fashion, according to a recent article in The Guardian. Monitor children’s progress Polly Curtis reports: Rather than an evening a term queuing for a five-minute chat with teachers, parents want more frequent access, or to monitor their children’s progress online, according to research commissioned by the Department for Children, […]