Your childhood shapes everything, doesn't it? As do life's experiences...  In my case, education offered a safe haven away from an unsettled home. Lessons such as English, German and History were my beacons of light...  Teachers were too... Teachers who left footsteps on my heart. Teachers such as Mrs Brown. She was truly wonderful... Guiding the class in with the kindest smile, she made German lessons fun. 'Shouts' never echoed off her classroom walls; in fact, her voice had the…
Home tuition... Often a debated subject in the media. Some say it undermines teachers in the classroom, whilst others say it eats into a child's free time after school. Some even say that hiring home tuition is devisive - that it gives children an unfair advantage over peers whose parents can't afford it. Instead, let's look at the facts: According to an Ipsos Mori poll last year, almost 25% of youngsters have had home tuition Some children need extra support…

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