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My child is a genius

My child is a genius

Have you ever thought ‘my child is a genius’? While most parents are fretting that their child doesn’t fall behind in class, isn’t struggling with their studies and are praying they get the ‘clever parents’ gene, others find themselves in the unusual position of having a child that is exceptionally bright; something which brings up

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raising your child's self esteem

Is your child gifted?

Is your child gifted or are you an over enthusiastic parent wanting to believe you’ve given birth to the next Steven Hawkings? Parenthood is a funny thing: When someone else’s child brings home a piece of A4 showing The Last Supper depicted in purple, green and orange with the disciples dressed as gangsta rappers, it’s

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supporting your child with different learning difficulties

Part-time and flexi boarding

Boarding schools used to be about packing the children up and off for the term in the knowledge that though you may miss them whilst they were gone, the greater glory would be the enhanced educational and social benefits of being at school full time.Do part-time and flexi boarding pupils really get the best of

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My child is a genius

Getting involved in your child’s education

Getting involved in your child’s education may be the last thing on your mind in your overstretched and time squeezed lifestyle. However, primary school teachers are desperately trying to get the message through that they and your kids both need your help. In the long term, what you do or don’t do at home with

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Tracking your childs progress at school

Choosing a Secondary School

Choosing a secondary school comes round quicker than you think! It may seem only yesterday that you were considering the choices for your child’s primary school education and yet suddenly the secondary school decision is upon you and the final part of your child’s imposed education is to be decided. This therefore has almost as

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key stages and the national curriculum explained

Boarding Schools in the UK: What’s the reality?

For some parents, boarding schools in the UK are the only option – but are you really sending your child off to a Victorian hell hole with ritualised initiation ceremonies, cold showers and endless boiled cabbage – or are most of our preconceived notions about boarding schools rooted in the 1950s? Yes, it seems they are,

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