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Remote learning for children – Challenges, Concerns, Solutions and Opportunities’

Remote learning for children – Challenges, Concerns, Solutions and Opportunities’ Featured in the ‘Education Today’ Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, between 50,000 – 60,000 children in the UK were being home-schooled.  This is surely to rise considerably over the next couple of years.  Indeed, according to Andrew Halls OBE, Headmaster of King’s College School in…

Advantages to Online Learning

Advantages to Online Learning Today, there’s a huge demand from people to learn online; this has only been exacerbated by the recent Covid-19 crisis. Online learning is driving rapid change in the world. Even before COVID-19, there was already high growth and adoption in education technology; it is estimated that by 2025 the overall market…

Safeguarding

Safeguarding and the growing concern of the unregulated tutoring industry As reported, recently in the ITV and BBC news, there is a growing concern in the education industry about how unregulated tutoring is in the United Kingdom. Concern over lack of regulation for private tutors – ITV Anybody can claim to be a tutor, without any checks at all. Unless clients are using reputable…