What children gain from the journey of education is far more important than results says Hilary Wilce.

primary school in Rotherham has turned itself around by putting music at the heart of its curriculum. Not long ago, Inspectors put the school into special measures because the education it was providing was so substandard.

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

A Love of Reading Starts at Home

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

A Portrait of War

To mark the centenary of the start of the First World War, John Graham-Hart explains how his own personal experience of retracing his uncle's combat footsteps has allowed him to piece together a remarkable story and thus keep his memory...