Phonics in school: is it working?

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While searching the internet, I came across this article. It suggests that the government focus on phonics as a way of helping children to read, is working. My son learnt to read using phonics and now at the age of eight years of age, is a confident reader. How has it been for your child when […]

Spotting signs of Dyslexia in your child

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I came across an article in the Daily Mail, about Dyslexia, which I thought was interesting.The full story can be viewed in the link below: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-134957/How-spot-dyslexia-child.html Spotted early, a child with dyslexia can be taught techniques to help them overcome their learning difficulties and build their confidence and self esteem. Until next time.  

Online learning: tutors at your fingertips

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  Online learning: tutors at your fingertips   With schools increasingly working with virtual providers, guided learning online is a cost-effective way to get educational help at home, says Katie Hughes   By Katie Hughes, The Telegraph, posted Tuesday 15th April 2014    The rich have long been able to whisk their children’s private tutors […]