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Getting your child started with musical instruments

Getting your child started with musical instruments

It is a well known fact that learning a musical instrument can have a positive effect on the minds of people of all ages. This is especially true of children – the earlier they start, ...

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Essential reading for your child

Essential reading for your child

We cannot stress enough just how important it is for your child to be reading quality titles as much as possible. Besides the fact it is instrumental in passing exams for the best schools, t...

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Is your child making a lot of mistakes? Good!

Is your child making a lot of mistakes? Good!

      As parents and teachers, it is understandable that we sometimes wish to shield children from the unpleasant feelings associated with getting things wrong. However, resea...

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Teach your child how to learn – not just what to learn.

Teach your child how to learn – not just what to learn.

In spite of catchy (and often cheesy) mission statements from schools, colleges and tuition centres, educational methods are commonly based around memorisation of content – focused on ...

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Choosing a school for a child with performing arts talents

Choosing a school for a child with performing arts talents

As proud parents, we all know our children are unique. They’re smarter than anyone else’s, funnier, certainly more attractive, better behaved and above all bursting with the kind...

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10 tips for private school bursaries

10 tips for private school bursaries

10 tips for private school busaries Private school fees can be subsidised if you know how to get a bursary – we share ten tips to show you how. The question of how to get a great education...

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The difference between scholarships and bursaries

The difference between scholarships and bursaries

Parents will often pursue a strategy of trying to get their child into a Grammar School and as a fallback trying to get their child into an Independent School through a scholarship or bursar...

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Private School Bursaries

Private School Bursaries

Independent schooling may be pricey, but contrary to popular belief it is not the exclusive preserve of the wealthy. Many independent schools were originally founded for the education of “...

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Fee assistance at London independent schools

Fee assistance at London independent schools

Independent schools are not just restricted to families who can afford to pay the termly fees. Knowing which independent schools provide fee assistance can be a lengthy task. A new website p...

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