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"See" the Alphabet with Your Body!

"See" the Alphabet with Your Body!
The alphabet may seem like easy pickings to us adults, but for kids, learning the alphabet in preschool or nursery can be daunting. If your child struggles with this, take heart—you're not alone! If flashcards and other visual practices seem to be wearing thin, try something new through "kinesthetic", or whole body, learning. Read More...

Let's Talk Apprenticeships!

Let's Talk Apprenticeships!
Are you thinking about apprenticeships as part of your strategic workforce planning? If you're not, then you should be! Here's our guide to apprenticeships in schools. Read More...

Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day Crafts
Are you looking for a fun Valentine’s themed craft project for your preschoolers? Then look no further! Here is how to create an animal collage from Valentine's hearts... Read More...

Big Garden Birdwatch

Big Garden Birdwatch
If we asked you ‘what is the most common garden bird in the UK?’ what would your answer be? Find out all about the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch and what the top 10 most common garden birds are in Kent. Read More...

Free Assistive Technology for Reading

Free Assistive Technology for Reading
Assistive technology can be a useful way to help children with reading issues, especially children with dyslexia. There are plenty of tools available so it can be difficult to know which ones to use. Read on for recommendations of the best apps and assistive technology to help your child with their reading. Read More...

Token Economies to Reward Positive Behaviour

Token Economies to Reward Positive Behaviour
Cognitive behaviour therapy states that you should ignore all bad behaviour and reward the good, but following this advice is not always advisable when teaching. To reward good behaviour, try using a token economy in your classroom, here's how... Read More...

Classroom Display Boards: The Pros and Cons

Classroom Display Boards: The Pros and Cons
Today bulletin boards are so popular that they are not only seen in schools and colleges but also in various corporate offices and other business places. There are several functions of a bulletin board in a school environment... Read More...

Using Word Clouds in the Classroom

Using Word Clouds in the Classroom
We’ve found a great idea for a lesson plan which gives your students the opportunity to broaden their vocabulary, whilst giving and receiving kind comments to and from their peers... Read More...