Reading Time? Tell Me a Story!

Reading Time? Tell Me a Story!

Today’s busy parent and family lifestyle doesn’t leave much time for reading with your child. Recent studies show up to 40% of children do not receive any encouragement to read at home with their families despite evidence demonstrating that supporting children at home with their reading is one of the most effective ways a parent […]

New School? No Problem! First Day of School Sorted!

New School? No Problem! First Day of School Sorted!

Starting Nursery, Reception, Primary and Secondary school or changing schools can be an anxious transition for some children (and their parents) for many varying reasons and can be quite daunting and scary for a child as there are so many new experiences such as new teachers, friends, classrooms and routines. Although many parents are relieved to […]

Nicola’s English Channel Swim – Unfinished Business!

Nicola’s English Channel Swim – Unfinished Business!

Swimming Against The Tide – Fundraising for Mari Lewis If you would like to make a donation to support Nicola’s English Channel Swim fundraiser, please click here:https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/nicolasmorgan There is no such thing as failure, it’s just unfinished business!  Nicola has always been a strong advocate of Growth Mindset and activel

New: Family Growth Mindset Scheme Pack now available to buy!

New: Family Growth Mindset Scheme Pack now available to buy!

Description The Family Growth Mindset Scheme is designed to promote growth mindsets within the home environment to raise standards and aspirations of children/young people and families in order to boost the potential of all pupils within school. This is the next effective step after implementing Growth Mindsets in your school to ensure sustainability and outcomes

Exciting News – New Booking System!

Exciting News – New Booking System!

We are changing our system.  Quick and easy. Find a course that you find appealing – click on ‘Book now’.  It opens our new booking system. Type in all your details, then you will instantly be kept updated about course, venue and instructions via txt and email. Or contact us (phone or email), and we […]

Help! My child’s a bully – what do I do?

Help! My child’s a bully – what do I do?

It starts with a phone call from your child’s school. You’re told they’re in trouble because they’ve been bullying another pupil. It’s a shock and seems so out of character. It’s so easy to get defensive and deny that your son or daughter could ever be a bully. The reality is any child is capable […]

Family engagement is the key to successful pupils

Family engagement is the key to successful pupils

Teachers know that when parents are engaged and supportive, pupil behaviour and school results are highly likely improve. It’s a formula for success. A report by Save The Children which looked at family support across a number of countries including the UK, USA, and New Zealand in 2009 found that it was “one of the […]

How to avoid school attendance horrors this Halloween

How to avoid school attendance horrors this Halloween

Heads and teachers know school attendance is hugely important. It is a key performance measure for inspection bodies like Ofsted. A school which ranks poorly for attendance will rank poorly in league tables. Teachers know that poor attendance often also has an adverse impact on test or exam results, another key indicator of a school’s […]