Do SATs matter?

It is that time of the year with SATs coming up, that the big debate raises its head again about why we put our children though the pressure of exams at this young age. Many educationalists argue that SATs are a pointless government driven test that has no place in …

Newsletter 1 Autumn 2018

Term 1 Newsletter Autumn 2018 For all parents and students the start of a new term is busy and full of new challenges and it often takes until the Half Term to feel like you have gained some sort of control and order within family life! We have been busy …

What should my child be doing this Easter?

  What should my child be doing this Easter? Although many people are currently debating the hours needed to ensure effective revision versus the need to relax and recharge over the holiday…The holidays are the ideal time to ramp up the revision, that is often hard to cover in depth …

How to support your child through their exams

Quite often when our children reach this stage, when they are young adults, parents allow them more freedom to make choices for themselves and begin to leave children to work things out for themselves. I think that is a big mistake… children need parental involvement in revision and planning to …