teaching factual knowledge

In defence of traditional teaching methods

Andrew Copeman, on memory game. Why it still matters to teach factual knowledge.

WIN £200 of children’s clothes from Tootsa

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Jacqueline Wilson

Q&A: Dame Jacqueline Wilson

Dame Jacqueline Wilson talks about how parents can help share the joy of reading.

children with SEN

Not all private schools welcome children with SEN, but some are bucking the trend

Not all private schools welcome children with SEN, but thankfully, some mainstream and specialist schools are bucking the trend.

baking with children

Jill Walker talks the benefits of baking with children

The Headmistress of St Nicholas Prep School in Kensington, says baking with children can teach them important lessons about food, science and more

children's book club

Six simple ways to set up a children’s book club

The Director of Gabbitas Education Middle East Fiona McKenzie shares six simple ways to set up a children’s book club.

jonty claypole

Jonty Claypole and the Arts

Jonty Claypole, Director of Arts at the BBC, shares his views on why the Arts are of vital importance for young people today.

screen time

Is screen time good or bad for children?

Elizabeth Tweedale, the CEO of CypherCoders, describes the four types of screen time and their pros and cons.

intergenerational nursery

Meet the UK’s first intergenerational nursery and care home

A south-London nursery co-located with a residential care home is being hailed as a flagbearer for new models of learning