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Articles with Tag: starting school

  • Don’t Leave Me Behind

    Dr Glenda Walsh, head of early years education at Stranmillis University College, gives some useful advice to parents to help little ones who are feeling left behind when their big brother or sister starts school.. More..

  • The Best Start

    Starting school is a very exciting but also nerve wracking time, for children and mum and dad.. More..

  • Free Pre-School Places – available to all?

    In the recently announced draft Programme for Government our politicians have given a commitment to ‘ensure that at least one year of pre-school education is available to every family that wants it’.. More..

  • The Starting School Survival Guide

    Being a parent can be exciting, joyful and, let’s be honest, stressful. Starting school is one of those more stressful occasions. After all, there’s so much to learn!. More..

  • Starting school: is four too young?

    Northern Ireland has one of the youngest school starting ages children in most European countries start much later and even up until the age of 7. Liz Fawcett reflects on what is the right time.. More..

  • The first day – and beyond

    Starting school for the first time is an exciting experience for both parent and child. But, it can also be tinged with worries. . More..


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