Each week, my children have swimming lessons. They are all at separate times on different days, so I get to watch lots of children swimming. And lots of parents watching their children swimming. By and large, the parents show interest in their child’s efforts and offer support and encouragement. Not[…]

I’ve just read the bedtime story; it was a book called Who’s Not in School?, about Little Harry and his siblings who are home educated. I bought it on a whim a couple of days ago, because Plum has said a couple of times that she doesn’t know[…]