Racial awareness does not just happen

Racial awareness does not just happen

By the age of 5 discrimination by skin colour can be well underway. We are socialising our young children to think like us before they think for themselves. Their learning does not only come through formal lessons but through the social contexts in which we nurture our much loved offspring.

An unsafe world made safer

An unsafe world made safer

My nephew thought that his son had no access to the internet as he had put parental safety controls ‘on’ but on a visit I found the 7 year old could download without any knowledge of his parents.

Home education

Home education

Home schooling was not something we had ever considered. There is a nearby homeschooling room for families to gather. We do have a friend who has very successfully homeschooled both…