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Our top 12 educational apps per subject

There’s an app for absolutely everything these days. Whether it’s ideas for tonight’s dinner, upcoming concerts in your area or phone games for your cat, almost everything is (quite literally) at your fingertips. And educational support for your kids is no exception! Educational apps can be a fun and engaging

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Celebrating National Poetry Day!

“I’m a great believer in poetry out of the classroom, in public places, on subways, trains, on cocktail napkins. I’d rather have my poems on the subway than around the seminar table at an MFA program.” —Billy Collins

This Thursday, 3rd of October, is National Poetry Day! It can

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Raising environmentally aware young people

Raising environmentally aware young people has never been as valuable as it is today. In this new technologically-advanced world, it’s easy for kids to go a day without any experience or contact with nature. Encouraging a respect for the planet in your children is a positive step that you, as

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Does class size affect the academic outcome of students?

Rising class sizes in schools have created much debate in the past few years. In this post we will look at:

  • What class sizes in the UK look like just now.
  • The evidence to whether this has an impact on educational attainment.
  • Other

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Schooling when living overseas with children

In this post, we will look at the options parents have for educating their children when overseas. We will cover:

  • The option of international schooling.
  • The rising costs of international schooling.
  • The option of state school education overseas.
  • Online schooling as an alternative education when overseas.

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