Education & Childhood

A complete guide for all local parents to help with those important decisions regarding your child’s development, education and welfare, together with some great ideas for days out.

  • Riverford

    Fresh Opportunity for Inwood’s Small School, Bramdean

    Every parent wants their child to eat more vegetables, and with concerns about sugar and childhood obesity on the rise, Riverford Organic Farmers are taking action with a new scheme to get children at local schools, nurseries and pre-schools to love the green stuff! Self-confessed Veg Nerds, Riverford, is delighted to announce that Inwood’s Small School is the first to register for […]

  • Taunton School gets glowing review from top schools guide

    Taunton School gets glowing review from top schools guide

    Taunton School is delighted to have been described by a top UK school guide as, ambitious, kind, terrific fun and a school ‘for every boy and girl’.   The independent school, which has 530 pupils in its Senior School and Sixth Form, received particular praise for its pastoral care with the review panel observing “this is a […]

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    The Role of the Isi

    ISI stands for the Independent Schools Inspectorate and this information should help parents understand the work being done to improve the standard of education throught England. ISI reports to the Department for Education on the extent to which schools meet statutory requirements. Inspection is for the benefit of the pupils and is intended to help schools recognise and build on their strengths and remedy any […]

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    What Price Is a Good Education – Nicky Adams, Good Schools Guide

    What Price Is a Good Education? Education is certainly the greatest gift a child could ever have, but – as all parents know – every present comes with a price tag. Good Schools Guide Advice Consultant Nicky Adams counts the cost of school – both state and independent. Much like lunches, there is no such […]

  • Time to Win: Woodland Birds Come Alive in New Book

    Time to Win: Woodland Birds Come Alive in New Book

    Woodland Birds Come Alive with New Interactive Book Following the success of ŒThe Little Book Of Garden Bird Songs, www.finefeatherpress.com has published ŒThe Little Book Of Woodland Bird Songs that features twelve songs from some of Britain’s best-loved feathered friends who inhabit the forests and woodlands throughout the UK. Originally designed for young children, these […]

Early Years

Early Years

Fostering

Fostering