"Parents are children's first educators"

24th November 2000 at 00:00
The mantra "Parents are children's first educators" is often chanted, but less often followed. Learning Together, a report on family learning in the London borough of Hackney, gives a sense of how obstacles can be overcome. Baby massages and maths worksops, playground landscaping and conflict resolution lessons all are part of a story of both expected and unexpected success. pound;10 from the NSPCC, 42 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3NH Tel: 020 7825 2775. Fax: 020 7825 2715 Website: www.nspcc.org.uk

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