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Navigating the emotions of starting primary school - advice and guidance for parents from an early years educational psychologist

Thu Aug 31 18:27 2023

As a new academic year approaches, many children will be getting ready for their first day at primary school, and they and their parents may be feeling anxious or worried about this significant moment.To help parents and carers navigate this momentou...

How to help your children flourish in secondary school – advice for parents from an educational psychologist on managing the transition

Thu Aug 31 17:56 2023

As September dawns, and a new cohort of pupils prepare for life in secondary school, adjusting to the change can prove both exciting and challenging for both children and parents.While secondary school opens up many new opportunities for children, it...

Back To School 2023

Thu Aug 10 1:04 2023

Are You Back To School Ready In the blink of an eye the School Summer Holidays will be drawing to a close. The average national cost of school uniform just like verything else has spiraled with school uniforms setting parents back hundreds of pund...

International Sign Language Day: Five Top Tips for Learning Makaton

Thu Sep 22 10:57 2022

With the International Day of Sign Languages on Friday 23rd September 2022, the language experts at Preply, have shared their top tips on how to learn and understand Makaton.Makaton is used to support all children to develop communication, language a...

Back To School 2022

Tue Aug 23 20:20 2022

Are You Back To School ReadyIn the blink of an eye the School Summer Holidays will be drawing to a close. From September, schools will be forced to provide affordable uniforms for their pupils after years of runaway prices left parents frustrated.The...

New rules to drive down cost of school uniform for families for 2022

Wed Jul 27 13:31 2022

Schools will need to follow statutory guidance which requires them to make sure uniform is affordable for all.Families will save money on school uniforms from September following new legally-binding guidance published Friday 19th November 2021 requir...

School summer holidays around the globe

Wed Jul 27 12:49 2022

As millions of children prepare for the school holidays experts have delved into summer holidays around the world. Language and culture experts at Busuu have revealed who gets the most and the least time to enjoy the summer sun over their school...

Divorce and children - your rights surrounding contact with kids, new partners and more revealed by leading law firm

Fri Jun 17 11:03 2022

15 June 2022 From meeting new partners to deciding who sees who, divorce isn’t an easy process especially when children are involved. Thankfully Stella Robbins, a senior solicitor of Family Law at Atkins Dellow LLP clears up some of the m...