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Rebecca Martin

The Young Enterprise Club of Horrabridge Primary and Nursery School allows pupils the opportunity to develop a range of skills by encouraging opportunities for out-of-the-classroom learning. During the Autumn term, a group of 12 pupils worked to crea Read more

Education

ON OUR DOORSTEP Only 20 minutes from Tavistock lies a different world full of fun, excitement and water: Roadford Lake. Being part of the South West Lakes Trust group means their ethos of ‘reconnecting children and their families with the outdoors t Read more

Education

Rebecca Martin went to visit Horrabridge School and talk to Suzy Kraike from ELM, and Headteacher, John Clark to find out all about their new educational garden installed this summer. Horrabridge School continues to grow this year with its new... Read more

Education

Hidden through the backdoor of the Visitor’s Centre in Princetown lies a miniature Dartmoor waiting to be discovered. We have been speaking to Pat from the Dartmoor Preservation Society, to find out about the past, present and future of ... Read more

Education

Transitions – or moving from one educational phase to the next - can be difficult for both parents and children. We have been speaking to a number of nurseries, schools and colleges to think about how you can help your child, whatever their education Read more

Education

For those living on the Bere Peninsula, Bere Alston Primary School sits in the heart of the community. A base from which the community spirit is built and spread. I met with head teacher, Kim Wild to talk about how the school contributes to those aro Read more

Education

In May over 60,000 Year 6 children (age 10 to 11) took the new SATS exams. In total each child had a minimum of 3 hours and 10 minutes of silent examination time, with some randomly selected schools taking part in an additional 1 hour and... Read more

Education

Two local organisations, Collytown Therapy Ponies and Gulworthy Primary School are harnessing the benefits that animals can have on children. Read more

Education

After seeing my normally ‘bouncy’ son turn to a calm ‘pig whisperer’ at Pennywell Farm and others stopping and standing transfixed whilst lambs were being born at Mat Cole’s, Lambing Live, I began to think about the effect animals had on children... Read more

Education

Top tips whilst out and about with your children. At work I have been thinking about getting pupils outside more often and of course when you work in education and have children: life starts to imitate work. Read more

Education

Rebecca has put together a walking trail suitable for younger children, with lots to look out for on the way. Can you spot these places and answer the questions as you go? Read more

Education

How lucky we are to live in such an amazing area of beauty; it is so easy to get the children outside when the adventures are so exciting. Read more

Education

Top tips whilst out and about with your children. At work I have been thinking about getting pupils outside more often and of course when you work in education and have children: life starts to imitate work. Read more

Education

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