Supporting learning at home

Learning doesn't only take place in the classroom. Much of children and young people's learning takes place at home, through interacting with family, friends and the wider community.

What can I do as a parent?

Parents, carers and families can make a positive difference to a child’s learning.

Early years

Find out more about early learning and how you can help to give your child the best start in life.

Every Day's a Learning Day

Every Day's a Learning Day helps parents of children aged 0-6 years to support their child's development in health and wellbeing, literacy and numeracy.

Supporting literacy at home

Suggestions on how to support reading at home.

Supporting numeracy at home

Suggestions on how you can build learning activities into everyday routines to support numeracy skills.

Preparing your child for exams

A guide to preparing your child for exams, with links to revision aids and specimen papers.