At this time of year many of us have children who are revising hard for important exams.
Most of us have been through this, some a longer time ago than others. It's easy to forget how much pressure and hard work there is behind this important moment in a young person's life. So much can hang on the results; further studies at a good university, a longed for career.
Here in France, a student taking the baccalaureat has over 10 subjects to revise in depth - hours and hours of preparation.
So be it in a huge exam room, or underneath a shady tree, be it for the baccalaureat, for A-levels, for end of course assessments, for university finals or even for a simple spelling test. ......
let's support them in our hearts and minds.