Education

Well-planned homework can have its place - for those studying towards exams, revision is essential Are we overloading our children with work when they...

Finding the right prep school is one of the most important decisions parents can make, says Michelle Botha of Portland Place School "Thank goodness I...

Outdoor sessions encourage pupils to learn about growing vegetables and using them in cookery Naomi Bartholomew, head of St Catherine's Prep, reveals the benefits...

Encourage your child to be inquisitive - not everything they experience has to be educational Many schools are now testing at a younger age....

Photography: Tom Leighton Our biannual Schools Guide supplement has landed, and includes everything you need to know about navigating your child's education - pick it...

With only 10 minutes or so to really review how well your child is doing at school, how can you possibly fit in everything...

A former police sergeant launches 'Facebook' for young children to keep them safe online The age limit on sites such as Facebook may be 13,...

This week, the childcare experts have partnered with Ladybird Books to highlight the benefits and magic of reading with children Although we may not always...

Role Models' courses nurture children to present themselves effectively and react positively to pressure There's no doubt that confidence is one of the greatest gifts we can...

As the Money Advice Service reports that children's money habits are formed from the age of seven – despite financial education not being mandatory...

EDITOR'S PICK

Mum of one, Meriel Miller and daughter Emilia test drive the Stokke Scoot My little Emilia is now two-and-a-half so I was on the hunt...