What is education?

Well - there is the dictionary definition ...

Taken from Dictionary.com

The act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life.

The act or process of imparting or acquiring particular knowledge or skills, as for a profession.

A degree, level, or kind of schooling: A university education.

The result produced by instruction, training, or study: to show one's education.

The science or art of teaching; pedagogics.

And there is the more simple version ...

To learn something new

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Early

Years

Primary

Years

Secondary

Years

Higher

Education

Here are some links to help you find your way around

Can I Homeschool?

Do you need to be a teacher to home-school your child?

Click below to find out more about home-schooling and what types of homeschooling there are. Plus links that will help put your mind at rest

0 - 5 Learning

Some ideas on how to help in the early years.

What does the EYFS mean?

When do they start to learn?

Talk and Learning

How important is talk?

Possible causes of language disorders in children.

Different ideas to encourage talk.

Reading

How to encourage good reading.

20 ways to help

recognising earl signs of trouble

links to good reading sites

Phonics

What are phonics and how can they help my child?

Phonics

Phase 1

A more detailed breakdown of phase 1 phonics

School

What are children learning at school?

You could use these ideas tohelp you plan your school year

National

Curriculum

Numeracy

A shortened version of the National Curriculum (England)

Years 1 to 6

National

Curriculum

Literacy

A shortened version of the National Curriculum (England)

Years 1 to 6

National

Curriculum

other subjects

The National Curriculum (England) condensed 

Year 1 to 6