What Little A did Next! Secondary transfer England vs Norway

In Scandinavia Secondary transfer happens around the age of 13 years. Together with all your friends from Primary, you’ll be automatically transferred to the nearest Secondary. No preparations, entry exams nor interviews needed. In England the situation is very different. And this is why and how we avoid the ‘exam factory’ phenomenon.

No school run?

Back to school, and back to the school run. Or is it? One interesting read this week was the internet site by Living Street People and their campaign Walk to School, a national campaign launched in 1995 to encourage children to walk to school. They now have over 6,400 schools and 1.6 million children taking …