3-hour homeschool days or 12-hour Chinese school days – Which is best for our children?

3-hour homeschool days or 12-hour Chinese school days – Which is best for our children? A state school in Hampshire is the focus of a BBC documentary Are Our Kids Tough Enough? Chinese School. They’re experimenting with dropping in Chinese teachers, uniform, longer school days, and classroom culture. This prompted me to think about the..read more.

Tutors International clients interviewed by Mansion Global

Advice on the costs and benefits of home schooling children of families who live abroad The Middleton family and their two children Olivia, 15, and Joseph, 12, have lived in Italy for nearly 12 years. The children had attended both a local school in Tuscany and an international school in Rome, before turning to full-time..read more.

Breast or Leg

Yesterday I had lunch in a restaurant in north Oxford. I ordered Pollo Picante from the menu, chicken breast in a chilli, onion, capsicum and garlic sauce. When it finally came it was clearly a leg.   I don’t mind chicken leg, so continued.  The sauce had no chilli or onion, although it had plenty of..read more.

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