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Understanding dyslexia

October 1, 2018

This week (1-7 October) is Dyslexia Awareness Week. We spoke to Annemarie Ranson, Centre Director at our Bracknell centre, about her expertise in...

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Testing times for the 11 Plus

September 25, 2018

Over 2,000 parents answered a selection of 11 Plus questions – but none got full marks! Find out what areas they found most challenging…...

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Starting secondary school

Choosing a secondary school

September 19, 2018

Choosing the right secondary school can seem like a daunting process, for parents and children! Here are a few tips to help you make the right...

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Healthy breakfast

A healthy way to kick-start your day!

September 12, 2018

Everyone says breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but this is especially true for your child! We caught up with BEAR to hear their...

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Summer competition winner announced!

We asked our members to share the ways they were seizing the summer with a fun photo competition, and we have a winner! The summer holidays are a time...

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Back to school with confidence

September 11, 2018

Izzy went back to school feeling calm, confident and ready for a new adventure in Year 5! Izzy’s mum, Jess, shares her experience of how Explore...

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Child in reception

The importance of reception year

August 23, 2018

Research shows that children who are taught well in their first year of school go on to achieve better GCSE results in English and maths. Reception...

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What is surf club?

August 22, 2018

Surf club is a fun and creative part of your child’s Explore Learning session. Lauren Rhodes, a tutor from our Stourbridge centre, explains...

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The stats behind back to school

How do parents and children feel about the exciting and challenging new school term? See if you agree with the stats in our infographic… We...

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Family wellbeing

Start the new term happy!

August 13, 2018

How can you make sure your family gets back in to the swing of school life without a bump? Martha Provan, a working mum, shares her tips on balancing...

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