When first day tears last all term

The Private Parent
29 June 2018
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First time mum Liz tells her story of how she and her daughter got through a difficult start to school life.

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A tale of two secondary starts

Lesley Smeardon
24 June 2018
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While all the prep and meetings definitely help children adjust, possibly the most important thing for a successful transition is the time we as parents can take just to be there to help our children through the experience.

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Driving change: a new strategy to transform our PTA

Steven Duckworth
08 June 2018
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After nine months as the Chair of our local PTA I think I am finally finding my feet. It’s been an exciting and challenging time, particularly when the charity has been established for a long time and run in an excellent fashion previously. I initially spent some time understanding how things worked and what I could bring to the role and how things might be changed a little

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Kids go plastic free!

Martin Dorey
08 June 2018
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How families can cut down on plastic usage, make a difference and help the oceans.

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Your child's English Journey: the next stage

Jill Carter
17 May 2018
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Many parents I have met believe that English is about spelling and grammar. Whilst these elements of literacy are important in enabling your child to express ideas, English at secondary level is about a lot of other more exciting areas of study.

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