School advice

A Parent’s Guide: 5 steps to help your child do homework

  All parents know how important it is for their child to do homework regularly. The challenge is that homework is often far less appealing than playing outside with friends, especially after a long day at school. However, it’s crucial to help your child get used to doing homework regularly. Not only is it important […]

What is an Academy?

    The UK’s education system can be quite confusing. From Free schools, to Faith schools, Academies, boarding schools and private schools, it’s easy to see how complicated everything can get. Keeping track of what each one entails isn’t simple, which is why we will be focusing our next few blogs on explaining each one. […]

How to help your child build crucial study skills in 4 simple steps.

  Not sure what’s the best age to have your child start doing regular homework? We discuss why starting young is important, and why setting up a solid study habits foundation early is curial for their entire academic journey.   1. Set up a study routine. Setting up a specific amount of time for their […]

I know English. So why learn another language?

    The pros and cons of English’s omnipresence   English is everywhere we go. It’s the “universal” language, for better or for worse. As Professor John McWhorther states in his TED talk, 4 Reasons to Learn a New Language: “It’s the language of the internet, it’s the language of finance, it’s the language of […]