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The Show Must Go On

The Oak-Tree Schools kept the magic of Christmas alive this year, despite the impact of Coronovirus and the restrictions in place. Christmas nativities and Carol Concerts are a staple in the Oak-Tree Schools’ calendars, and this year the Group were determined that ‘the show must go on’, even if it…

Benefits Of Outdoor Learning

In an age where technology is entwined in everyday life from a young age and children are spending less time playing outside, outdoor learning is becoming increasingly important. When adults think back to their own happiest memories of childhood, they frequently recall the joys of playing outdoors and with opportunities…

The Relationship Between Technology And Learning

Technology has heavily impacted almost every aspect of our lives, and education is no exception. Using technology in the classroom has many benefits, here are just some of them: Improves student engagement Technology makes learning more interactive and collaborative, which can help students better engage with course material. Rather than memorising…

Ways To Help Your Child Stay Organised

From an early age children are expected to be organised, from handing in homework to remembering an instrument for band practice. But organisation is a skill that children need to learn, it is something that requires memory and focus and learning to prioritise. Here are some tips on how to…

Your Guide To School Assessments

As students return to school for the start of the new academic year, teachers will start collecting information about their development and learning needs, usually in the form of assessments. These normally take place during the first six weeks of the autumn term and are called Baseline or InCAS Assessments….

Returning to School

Many children will be looking forward to returning to school, excited to see their friends again and even going back to lessons in the classroom. But, understandably, after not being at school for a while some children may feel a bit nervous about going back – from having a new…