With GCSE exams a big part of secondary school life, we a range of revision guides, dictionaries and atlases to support you at home, as well as tips to help the whole family through the revision season.
Thoughts on parenting as the new academic year begins
Clarissa Farr is the author of The Making of Her: Why School Matters.
Juggling your workload with your children's “work-load"
Annie Ridout is the author of The Freelance Mum, writes about juggling work-loads.
Supporting transition from KS3 to GCSE
KS3 has been about adapting to a new school; increased and varied subjects, new friends, extra school activities, increasing independence and hormonal changes.
Homework help at secondary school
Once your child is at secondary school you will know far less about what homework they have and you will have less control over what they homework they do. There is still a lot you can do to support them. Here are some suggestions.