NSPCC - supporting families to ensure child safety during coronavirus lockdown

Helen Westerman
06 April 2020
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Since the outbreak of COVID-19, young people are using lots of new technologies and activities to keep educated and entertained. Here’s some of advice on ensuring the activities your child is taking part in during lockdown are safe.

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Juggling working and supporting learning - top tips

Chris Budhi
01 April 2020
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As many parents find themselves working from home (maybe for the first time) and home schooling their children (definitely for the first time) during these unsettling times, Chris, a primary school teacher from Cambridge - who is also working from home with his wife and 2 young children - shares his tips for juggling priorities and finding some balance.

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Ways to keep your child’s reading up while schools are closed

Fiona Evans
31 March 2020
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In these unprecedented times, it’s never been more important to establish a culture of reading at home as a family. Fiona Evans from the National Literacy Trust explores some of the ways families can support their child’s reading at home, as the charity launches its brand new Family Zone.

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Days in with the kids: indoor activities for the Easter holidays

Liz, Parentkind
31 March 2020
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With the Easter holidays coming up (starting this week for some), we've put together some fun activities for family days in you can all look forward to.

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Teachers share their ideas in NI

Jayne Thompson
26 March 2020
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In the surreal times that we find ourselves, parents are grappling to absorb the news of the pandemic upon us, and the news that children have been sent home from school until, most likely, the new academic year, (apart from those of frontline service providers, whose children will still attend school but only to be supervised).

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