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Christmas scrabble peices

The gift of learning!

December 14, 2017

Searching for gift ideas that have an educational twist this Christmas? Look no further! Explore Learning’s Head of Curriculum, Charlotte Gater,...

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How to make the most of parents evening

October 9, 2017

It can be tricky to review all those hours of learning in only a short meeting with your child’s teachers, but we’re here to help you make the...

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SATs results explained

July 12, 2017

We’ve put together a handy guide to understanding the SATs scores and answering your SATs results queries! On 4th July SATs results were returned to...

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Are the summer holidays too long?

July 2, 2017

More than half of parents in our survey told us that they wish the school holidays were shorter in order to keep children’s learning at a constant...

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Let's talk phonics

Let’s talk phonics

April 24, 2017

We explain some of the phonics techniques children use when learning to read in our video guide – and how you can help your child at home! Since...

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Pandas should be saved

Our members want to save the environment!

April 18, 2017

We asked our members what they thought about the future of our planet and they believe that ‘saving the environment’ should be taught in...

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Fearless approach to the SATs

A fearless approach to the SATs

February 2, 2017

Once upon a time, in a deep dark forest, there sat a small, pretty cottage where those that lived within it lived very happily. One miserable,...

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Outdoor learning

Learning in action: hot spots

January 30, 2017

Chirag Golwala, Founder of Lets Travel Services, chatted to us about how getting out and about with your child provides opportunities for learning in...

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Keep those brains active this December!

December 5, 2016

The holidays are a great time to relax and spend some time together as a family. It’s also the perfect time for your child to recap what they have...

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Oaka Books example

Let’s encourage every child to reach their full potential

November 21, 2016

Bambi Gardiner is the founder of Oaka Books, which creates printed and digital revision guides for dyslexic students and visual learners. We spoke to...

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