The issues arising over the last three weeks over exams and assessments have not only highlighted how important it is for our children to be at school, but also how important it is to give them the opportunity to take exams as a means of assessment; exams being a fair and effective way of giving
As Parliament went into recess last Wednesday, I took Thursday off and spent the day with my nephew and nieces in Hastings. We wandered down George Street, had fish and chips in Rock-a-Nore, ice cream, climbed East Hill and played crazy golf. It was a wonderful day and the teenagers loved it.
A recent poll of 2,000 parents found that the extra time we are spending at home because of coronavirus is bringing families closer together by giving parents and children more of an opportunity to bond and spend time together.