How to Inspire Children to Read

According to a 2014 report by The Reading Agency, ‘one in five children in England cannot read well by the age of 11’. Furthermore, research conducted in 2015 found a similar percentage of fifteen year-olds do not possess minimum levels of reading and literacy proficiency. Children are far more likely to struggle with other curriculum […]

Two Effective Ways to Help Children Build Resilience

According to a paper in the journal, Developmental psychology, ‘two year-olds whose mothers intervene more in their play end up less emotionally resilient than children who are left to figure out stuff by themselves’. Indeed, psychologist Jonathan Haidt, believes we have birthed a generation of children who are unable to deal with the harsh realities […]