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Here’s how you can help your child read, write and do maths

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Make bedtime reading part of your child’s routine from a young age.
Make bedtime reading part of your child’s routine from a young age.
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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Wise words from our former president, the late Nelson Mandela.

We may not all have access to the best schools in the country but parents also have an important contribution to make to their children's education.

This is a long holiday – with schools only reopening on 25 January – so what better time to tackle a few basic skills?

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