Skills for learning are a better basis for education than fact cramming says Hilary Wilce.

Children go to school to learn. But learn what? Schools have been grappling with this question ever since they were invented and life in the 21st century is adding yet more complications to an already tangled tale.

10 things I wish I’d known when my kids were young…

With three children now into adulthood, Hilary Wilce reflects on her experience as a mother and shares her retrospective wisdom

6th form – ask the experts

Invaluable advice from experienced teachers for every stage of education. Here we talk about Sixth Form, when important decisions have to be made. Frewen College – Hazel Lawrence, Head of Sixth Form  At this stage our kids are young adults –...

A Love of Reading Starts at Home

The team here has a look getting children into reading...