What to expect from GCSE Construction

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GCSE Construction is a fairly new vocational subject. It was introduced to cater for those students who prefer a hands-on approach: this industry-based subject will provide you with a taste of working life, outside school. So if you’re tired of learning from textbooks and are eager to pursue a practical subject, GCSE Construction may be... Read more »

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Home educators and the Local Authority

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It is the legal right of all parents to choose not to send their children to school and to home educate instead. But how this is interpreted sometimes affects the relationships between home schooling families and their Local Authority. The law states that a child should receive an efficient full-time education suitable to age, ability,... Read more »

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Ten benefits of home schooling

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The start of the new school year is often the time parents reconsider home education. But what are the benefits of this alternative to schooling? Here are the main ones: Being able to meet your child’s particular needs, rather than having to work to the needs of thirty others. You can use approaches which best... Read more »

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