Articles by

Clarissa Joshua

Clarissa is originally from the UK but moved to Australia with her family when she was 10. She studied Communications at the University of Queensland and has been writing ever since. An avid traveller and restless wanderer, she now resides in Spain where she worked as an English teacher for two years as well as a freelance writer. Now, Clarissa solely focuses on writing where she can work from any location as long as her trusted laptop is with her. When she’s not writing, she is at the beach, riding her bike, or curled up on the sofa with a good book.

Skills Children Learn in Preschool

Preschool is a great place for kids to learn and explore new skills. Click here to discover the benefits this critical stage has on a child’s development.

Types of School in the UK: Which is Best For Your Child?

Interested in learning more about the different types of school in the UK? Keep on reading to find out about the 10 distinct school types you can choose from.

How Do 11+ Independent Schools Stand Out and How Can You Apply?

Are you considering sending your child to one of the 11+ independent schools? Click here to find out how to get your kid accepted into their dream school.

12 Effective Teaching Strategies That Are Proven to Work

Effective teaching strategies are positive methods that make kids want to learn and retain information better. Click here to find out what the top 12 are.

13 Sensational Apps for Children With Learning Disabilities

There are so many amazing educational apps for children with learning disabilities. Find out here what the top apps are and how they can help your child.

How Apps for Dyslexia Work and Which Ones You Have to Try

There are tons of great apps for dyslexia that will help your child learn and hone different skills. Click here to find out which are the best and why.

How to Make the Most Out of Boxing Day Sales and Save a Fortune

Boxing Day sales are a great opportunity to save money. Read this guide to find out which school supplies you should start planning to buy to save loads.

How to Find Entertaining and Educational Phonics Apps for Kids

Phonics apps are one of the best tools to teach your child to read. Read this to find out which are the best educational phonics apps your kid will adore.

How Many Children Living in Poverty Are There in the UK and Why?

There are children living in poverty all across the UK. Find out how many there are, what are the impacts, and how you can make a difference.

From Toddlers to Teens: The Top 10 Children Confidence Building Books

Children confidence building books are a great way to increase your child's self-esteem. Read this to find out which books you need for your child, by age.

Why You Need a Star Chart + Free Printable Reward Chart!

A star chart is a simple but effective way to reward your child for their great behaviour and completing tasks. Here are some awesome ideas for all ages.

Winning Revision Methods for the 11+ Non Verbal Reasoning Exam

Do you need to prepare your child for the 11+ non verbal reasoning exam? Click here to find out how to make this a fun journey and get top marks.

Save More Than Pennies With the Best Black Friday Deals for School

As you know, the cost of school supplies can add up quickly. Use this guide to find out what Black Friday deals are the best and where to beat the crowds.

What Are Some Easy GCSE Subjects and How to Make the Right Choices?

Is your teen about to decide which GCSE subjects to take? Read our list of easy GCSE subjects and top tips on how to make the right choices.

Goodbye A Level Algorithm: Why 2022 and Beyond Will Be Algorithm Free

The A level algorithm impacted students across the UK. Find out what went wrong, how it was resolved, and what the plans are for awarding grades in 2022.