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National Storytelling Week 2019

As we come to the end of National Storytelling Week 2019 (26th Jan - 2nd Feb), we thought we'd ask some of our consultants and their families to tell us about their favourite stories! Are they the same as any of your favourites? Claire Taylor, Nursery Specialist at Connect2Staff As a child, my favourite book was Guess How Much…

Saving our big cats - How we can start locally!

Did you see the BBC’s ‘Big Cats About the House’ recently? If not, you missed a truly amazing and inspirational programme about The Big Cat Sanctuary in Kent, run by the remarkable Giles Clark and his team supporting the big cat conservation. Giles has dedicated his life to animal welfare and is on a mission to save big cats. He p…

How can music in school benefit your child's education?

Having studied and enjoyed music for most of my life, I am always keen to embrace the joy that it brings to myself and to others around me.  Nearly everyone enjoys some form of music, whether it is listening to it, singing or playing some form of instrument.  Unfortunately, due to significant budget cuts, many schools are losing t…