Nearly three out of five (59%) parents are worried their child will not be ready to start school at the age of five, according to a poll from Action for Children. The survey of over 1000 parents also found that of these worried parents 63% were concerned that if their child started school behind their … Read more…
It’s strange, and when I come to think of it very strange, that it never occurred to me in England or Scotland, and that it was only when I was teaching in Penang, Malaysia that the penny dropped. Just a bit of background: since 2002 (that’s not long after the Webmag began) I have been … Read more…
A free e-learning and organizational development program for orphanages and foster families in quality care-giving in 29 languages
The need for space and risk in order to develop and learn
Welshman, Captain, Lecturer, Dean, European, Child Care Visionary, Man of the Hills, Family Man.
Of snakes, slugs and the revised EYFS
Finding oneself at home the other side of the world
A CELCIS questionnaire for you to express your views.
The pitfalls and satisfactions of teaching a child at home
Suiting education to the child
Including Scotland Street School Museum, the influence of individuals, Tell Us Once, adoption and Prime Ministers, character and child care, Youth and Policy, possible Ph D topics and ‘research’ (mainly about busy mums)
The challenges and satisfactions of teaching – not ‘just a job’