5 Reasons Why Children Struggle with Literacy

Every child is different. In NLP terms, every child has a different map of the world. Which is why traditional teaching methods don’t always engage everybody in the same way, and why national scales and achievement targets are not always helpful since children learn and develop at different rates. Of course the benchmarks set averages, …

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How to beat the bullies

Bullying is when someone is being hurt either by repeated words or actions and feels bad because of it. It can take many forms and result in low self-esteem and confidence, lower school grades, withdrawal, anxiety, rage and anger for a child who is a victim. As a caring parent it is hard to see your …

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Techniques to Manage Dyslexia in Children

Approximately 10% percent of the population is thought to be dyslexic, of which of those are 4% severely affected. It is estimated that there are about 375,000 pupils in the UK with dyslexia and a total of some two million people who are severely affected. However, whilst there is no set “cure” for dyslexia, there …

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We all wear different hats…

Parent, spouse, significant other Employee, Entrepreneur, Manager Football Coach, Unpaid Taxi Driver, Carer … and often I find ourselves wearing more than one hat at once! That’s 21st century life and in the age of information 24/7 I can either feel that other people are managing it all better than us or wondering how on …

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