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Preparing for College

Preparing for college can be a bittersweet time for students and parents. This article describes many of the tasks that will need to be completed during college preparations, and will help parents stay organised throughout this time. Read more

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Home Schooling

A look at home schooling — the pros and cons. Offers an unbiased look at the choice to home school children. Read more

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Choosing a Nursery or Pre-School

Many parents have trouble deciding whether to send their child to a nursery or a pre-school. This article discusses the differences in these childcare options, and offers advice on what to look for when visiting settings in which you are considering placing your child. Read more


School Fees

Every parent of a school age child must budget for educational expenses. This article describes common, independent school fee structures, methods of payment, and types of assistance, as well as offers parents of children in state sponsored education advice on the types of hidden fees they may encounter. Read more

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Helping Your Child do Well in School

Many parents are unsure of what they can do to help their child succeed at school. This article offers advice to help parents encourage literacy and numeracy, as well as supervise homework and test preparation, as paths to success. Read more