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Is Homework Essential For Your Children?

It has been recently reported that Cheltenham Ladies’ College is considering getting rid of homework amid fears about growing levels of stress among its pupils. The school, where 92 per cent of GCSE grades were A* or A last year,

Parents and Internet Blocking

Parents feel unable to make children study by blocking internet access, as homework often requires online research, a survey suggests. In this survey of 2000 UK parents up to 63% said confiscating smartphones and tablets were futile. 70% feared social

Importance of Homework

Homework gives us a chance to be involved in our children’s learning and really reinforces what our children are learning at school. The variety and level of homework depends on your child’s class year and school. Between Reception and Year

Homework Galore for Year 7s: What can parents do?

If you are a parent like me with a year 7 son or daughter, you will notice that our kids are coming home with more homework than they had in primary school. Having lots of homework to do every evening

Importance of Homework

Homework gives us a chance to be involved in our children’s learning and really reinforces what our children are learning at school. The variety and level of homework depends on your child’s class year and school. Between Reception and Year

The Consequences of John Cherry’s Comment

The Consequences of John Cherry’s Comment: RE: Top Performing Multiracial School in Stockwell. From: Ifeanyi Chukwujekwu. Tory councillor John Cherry was last night (21/04/13) forced to resign following racist remarks he had made earlier. Mr Cherry’s remarks were instigated by