8 Ways to Encourage a Reluctant Reader

Reading is a vital building block to success when it comes to so many things in life and especially in terms of the subjects that your child will encounter as part of the school curriculum.

Are We Putting Too Much Stress on Our Pupils?

Being a child can be remarkably stressful. As we grow older, it can be easy to forget our formative years in primary and secondary school, with anxiety over studies, exams and generally trying to find our footing in the world looming over our everyday lives.

10 Schools Doing a Great Job in Lincolnshire

The latest league table shows that Lincolnshire has many schools to be proud of. A huge number of establishments have achieved exemplary academic achievements and there are lots of exciting extra-curricular activities happening too. 

Our Best Early Reader books

Instilling a love of reading early on in life is the perfect way to ensure an ongoing addiction to books. 

A History of The Humble Dictionary

Despite the proliferation of electronic aids to communication and research, a humble dictionary is still a powerful tool in the literary armoury whether it be an online version or in printed form. 

Who is the UK’s Bestselling Children’s Author Right Now?

From his origins as one half of the comedy duo that created Little Britain to his fairly prolific output as a newly-minted writer of books for children, you may be surprised to learn that David Walliams is the answer to the question.

What Are Star Assessments?

Whether you’ve heard of Star Assessments before, or this is all new to you, the below guide shows all you need to know about the application and benefits of star assessments.

A Short History of Schools In Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire provides a highly successful public and private education structure from primary schools to special education centres, not forgetting it is also home to one of the oldest and most famous universities in the world. 

The Splendorous Life and Times of Roald Dahl

A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul, and that, I am sure, is why he does it” – Roald Dahl

Different Learning Styles

It’s not a new idea in the educational sector that no two children are the same, and as such, neither is their style of learning. To use the quote often attributed to Albert Einstein: 

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish upon on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid”.

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