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Bournemouth hosts Speech Competition for UK and Chinese students

July 28, 2016

Our Bournemouth centre held a Speech Competition with students from Operation China as part of a summer programme for Chinese language and culture....

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Chris McGovern: Are the summer holidays too long?

Chris McGovern, Chairman of the Campaign for Real Education,  shares his views on our latest research into the affect of the ‘summer...

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#NowICan – Mia and Saskia’s progress!

July 25, 2016

Two stars of our #NowICan video, Mia and Saskia, have been very busy working on their summer learning goals – find out how they have been...

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Survey reveals how parents really feel about the summer holidays

July 21, 2016

The school holidays are upon us – a time when children can enjoy the long break ahead of them. But what do parents think about the summer...

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A very royal writing theme!

July 6, 2016

We’ve been analysing all our National Young Writers’ Awards entries (over 10,000 of them!) to find out whether there are are common themes...

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Have ‘Sum Fun’ with maths!

July 4, 2016

We’re involving our members to help us find some of the best educational games and products available for families with a new road testing...

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Writing competition winner announced!

June 22, 2016

Congratulations to 11-year-old Gracie Harding from Westgate School in Winchester, who has been named the winner of this year’s National Young...

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Top ten National Young Writers’ entries!

June 20, 2016

  We had over 10,000 entries to our National Young Writers’ Awards this year, and we were really impressed by the nation’s...

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Our members love literacy!

June 17, 2016

We asked our members to show us how they love literacy with a photo competition on Facebook – and they certainly delivered! To enter the...

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Our members become Leaders of the World!

June 13, 2016

This month our Bury centre hosted a speech night that was judged by local MP for Bury North, David Nuttall! A group of nine children aged 11 to 15...

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