January 2015

London’s best state primary schools 2014

The deadline to apply for state school places in Reception is looming on 15 January, so it is timely that the Department for Education published the 2014 SATS results, which form the basis for primary school league tables, just before the Christmas holidays. Here is a league table of London’s best performing state primary schools Continue reading…

Interview with Hip Hop Hen phonics app founders

I recently visited Miss Daisy’s Chelsea, one of London’s most sought after nursery schools and was intrigued to find out during my chat with owner Daisy Harrison that she along with her partner Sophie Carter had developed a phonics app to help young children to learn to read and write. I immediately tried out the Continue reading…