Welcome Lounge & General Chat


School activities on Saturdays (1)
Holidays in term time (1)
Moving back to England. Where do I start with schools? (1)
Term time holidays (1)
School uniforms vs Home clothes? (6)
Academy schools: pros and cons (2)
Is 4 too young to start school? ( 2 ) (21)
Should we ban tackling in rugby in schools? (3)
Welcome to our friendly forum (10)
Any ideas to occupy older children this half term (3)
Should Home Schooling be monitored more closely? (4)
Do you support your school's PTA? (8)
How young is too young for a school residential? (6)
Is the school day too long? (7)
IB versus GCSEs? (2)
How much does your school focus on arts subjects? (2)
Government announces rules to force all schools to promote vocational career options (4)
Homework in silent isolation or not? (7)
Co-ed versus single sex (10)
Should we ban children from having a smartphone before age 16? (8)
What age should children walk home from school? (2)
Your journey to school (4)
Parents banned from wearing dressing gowns on the school run – what do you think? (9)
Should kids be 'punished' for being sick? (3)
Learning a musical instrument at school (3)
Unmarked Work in Books (3)
Lies, white lies, fibs and tall tales (2)
How should "naughty" children be dealt with? (4)
How would you choose a tutor for your child? (7)
How do you feel about setting? (3)