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Prioritising Your Child’s Mental Health in Winter

Children can develop the same mental health problems as adults, but their symptoms may be different. Learn how you can help improve their wellbeing....

What parents think of PE

To better help parents and children, Premier Education wanted to explore the impact of parental views of PE on their children: if the parent disliked PE, does the child?...

5 Mindful Activities for Children with Anxiety

We've put together some of our favourite ideas to help young people address their feelings and worries without feeling anxious....

Wraparound childcare for your school

Wraparound childcare is an initiative that aims to support busy parents by helping local schools deliver childcare outside of normal school hours (breakfast clubs and after school)....

How to Keep Kids Active Over Winter

While daytime is shorter, colder and wetter in winter, it's still important to keep kids active every day. That's why we've put together some tips and activities that will help you to keep your kids active over winter....

How Physical Exercise Affects Students’ Concentration in Class

Busy schedules and a focus on academic achievement are often blamed for the decline in physical activity in primary schools. Yet there is evidence to suggest that physical activity brings substantial cognitive benefits too....

Healthy Kids Christmas Snacks

We know it's often a challenge to limit sugary Christmas treats for kids during this time. So, we've compiled a selection of healthy Christmas snacks and fun snack ideas that will keep your kids coming back for more....

The Top 5 Benefits of Gymnastics for Kids

Gymnastics is well known for increasing flexibility and mobility in children of a young age; but did you know it also stimulates cognitive development?...

Fun Autumn Crafts for Kids to Enjoy this Autumn

There’s something naturally inspiring about autumn: the crackle of fallen leaves, the russets of berries, the magic of Halloween. It is a wonderful time to...