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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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online learning

Is the pen mightier than the keyboard?

November 16, 2016

In our modern world of technology, parents are often concerned that children aren’t learning when they are using computers. Charlotte Gater, Head of...

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Burnley centre opening

Our Burnley centre has launched!

November 15, 2016

We celebrated the launch of our new Burnley centre on Saturday 12 November, and were lucky to have some exciting guests join us! The centre, located...

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What’s the Write Size for handwriting?

November 7, 2016

We’ve partnered with providers of fun and educational products that we can share with our members to try out as part of our road testing...

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boy plays with leaves

The great outdoors for great learning

November 2, 2016

“If you want to get children of any age interested in the world around them, you have to get them outside!” Mike Ridealgh was a Geography...

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Maths - playing dumb

Encouraging children to think mathematically: the power of playing dumb

November 1, 2016

Jennie Pennant from GrowLearning has a great tip for encouraging children to think mathematically: playing dumb! She explains just how...

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Stefan Gates: Why I love maths

October 25, 2016

Hello, you beautiful people! My name is Stefan Gates and I’m a TV presenter and author working in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering...

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Roald Dahl Charity Dress Up Day

Roald Dahl charity weekend

October 24, 2016

Explore Learning centres up and down the country had a fun-packed weekend of fundraising for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity!...

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Everyday maths

Everyday maths

October 18, 2016

You’ve probably never stopped to think about it, but maths helps us with so many everyday tasks! Charlotte Gater, Head of Curriculum at Explore...

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Is maths important?

Is maths important?

October 13, 2016

At Explore Learning, we often find that children see maths as all about getting to the answer as quickly as possible and if it’s not immediately...

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