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    Homework club: which three U.S. presidents died on July 4th?

    And where does the word 'koala' come from? Mark Mason helps you liven up home school with these fun facts....

    The best online resources to use for home school

    From Eton College's self-study courses to piano lessons with Myleene Klass, we have your home schooling needs sorted.
    30 Mar 2020

    Home school is testing my mental agility more than I'd like

    How do I explain what a hyphen is to my four year old?
    26 Mar 2020

    Homework club: liven up your child's learning with these fun facts

    The Eiffel Tower grows six inches in summer and the word 'canter' comes from "Canterbury".
    24 Mar 2020

    Learning in lockdown: how will coronavirus change teaching?

    As schools begin remote teaching, Alice Trench shares the challenges faced by her London comprehensive pupils
    23 Mar 2020

    Learning in lockdown: how will coronavirus change teaching?

    As schools begin remote teaching, Alice Trench shares the challenges faced by her London comprehensive pupils
    23 Mar 2020

    School report: a round-up of recent stories from the front line in education

    A cabinet reshuffle, sex education and single-sex debate
    12 Mar 2020

    Talking heads: Tonbridge’s James Priory on Saturday classes and single-sex education

    An interview with the head of the 467-year-old boys’ school
    12 Mar 2020

    Is school sport in danger of becoming too professional?

    It’s no longer the taking part that counts
    12 Mar 2020

    Too cool for school: beware ‘trendy’ teachers

    They are not the ones we end up remembering with affection
    4 Sep 2019

    Learning the ropes on my school’s yacht

    My school owned a boat. And not some dinghy or fibreglass pleasure craft either: Jolie Brise — the name was...
    4 Sep 2019

    School houses are utterly ruthless – and utterly rewarding

    They provide camaraderie, challenges – and a healthy dose of ruthless competition