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Independent School Parent
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Education and lifestyle magazine for the parents of children at independent schools across the UK (formerly First Eleven magazine)
Education and lifestyle magazine for the parents of children at independent schools across the UK (formerly First Eleven magazine)

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It can be a tough decision selecting a school when your child has special needs, so we’ve put together some expert advice on selecting the right school for your child.

http://goo.gl/ZhR1xf

#specialneeds   #education   #choosingaschool  
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The UK’s free confidential helpline +ChildLine has reported a large increase in cyber bullying cases. 

Click here to find out more: http://goo.gl/oXvd9d

#cyberbullying  
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+IAPS director has urged that children should not be forced to do extra-curricular activities so that they can have the time to get bored.

What are your thoughts on this? Let us know in the comments.

http://goo.gl/K27Bkh

#extracurricularactivity   #education
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Lauren Milsom, founder of the Left-Handed Club, gives us her #toptips  and advice for dealing with being left handed.

http://goo.gl/EWAbyT

#lefthanded   #advice  
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Do you ever worry about the time your children spend on apps like Snapchat?

+Eton College has blocked the photo-messaging app on the schools network due to 'sexting' fears. 

What do you think of this move?

Let us know in the comments…

http://goo.gl/CBWV5b

#education   #socialmedia   #onlinesafety  
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We’ve put together some great #toptips for keeping your children safe online – including on #facebook .

http://goo.gl/4xIOBk

#onlinesafety   #socialmedia  
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If you saw #BenFogle  and  +James Cracknell battle the elements in their latest tale of derring do in Ben & James Versus the Arabian Desert, on TV recently, you might wonder where Ben’s adventurous spirit comes from.

Read about his time at +Bryanston School in Dorset here...

http://goo.gl/w973rp

#education   #schoolmemories  
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#Christmas is just around the corner so we've rounded up the best family events in London that you should fit on to your festive calendar.

http://goo.gl/05YkJQ 
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Ever since Tudor times, school uniforms have been used to distinguish pupils. Independent schools take on this role with pride. We explore some of the best in our taster for the next issue...

http://goo.gl/pZ2MfF

#schooluniform   #education
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If you’re looking for an #educationalapp for your child this
#Christmas ,+Oxford University has released something to introduce children to the dictionary.

Click here for more information: http://goo.gl/nIZ21
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