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New year, new goals

January 6, 2020

Encouraging your child to set a goal, no matter how small, can be a great way to help them focus on what they want to achieve this year. We asked some...

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The new Multiplication Tables Check

November 21, 2019

From June 2020, all year 4 children in England will be sitting a new Multiplication Tables Check (MTC). Here, we’ll let you know what the check...

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Understanding dyslexia

October 6, 2019

This week, 7-13 October, is Dyslexia Awareness Week. We spoke to Annemarie Ranson, Centre Director at our Bracknell centre, about her expertise in...

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Learning with money

The rise of homeschooling

August 21, 2019

Are you considering homeschooling your child? Charlotte Gater, Head of Curriculum at Explore Learning, shares her advice and feedback from parents who...

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Back to school? No worries!

August 8, 2019

Heading back into the school routine can feel overwhelming for both parents and children. Fear not! Here are some tips to ease you and your child back...

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Fearless learners

When to start preparing for the 11 Plus

July 24, 2019

Grammar schools are looking for children with high levels of maths and English skills, as well as the ability to perform under pressure – so the...

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Plants to enhance learning

April 16, 2019

Plants do a lot more than look good! Their health benefits and impact on learning make them great additions to any home or classroom, particularly for...

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Be the teacher not the student

Alternative revision tips

April 1, 2019

There’s more to revising than cue cards and highlighters! Check out some alternative revision tips in our infographic to help when preparing for...

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Supporting children with autism

Sam is 6 years old and has autism. Sam’s mum, Emma, has tried many different methods to support him and shares her journey with us here…...

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Adapting to different needs

March 21, 2019

Thrive in school, support at home and adapt your approach if your child has Additional Support Needs; Charlotte Gater, Head of Curriculum at Explore...

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