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While we probably can't completely abandon schoolwork, we can all embrace some elements of unschooling. Here's what you need to know.
From Steve Carell resuming hilarity in Space Force to Barbra Streisand smashing her first film role in Funny Girl, Netflix in May has plenty to pass the time in self-isolation
As parents grapple with homeschooling, we chat to the pros about the best ways to manage – and how educating kids is about much more than hours spent doing homework
Hoping to learn a new language online? Rather than settling for one-way lessons on an app, explore the far more enriching experience of learning in a virtual classroom
Shop conscientiously and charitably with the fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands giving back to those fighting coronavirus from the frontline
Episode 3 shows how funny Killing Eve can be, as Villanelle (Jodie Comer) makes friends with a baby and Carolyn (Fiona Shaw) tries to have fun
Make lockdown suppers sensational with a little bit of help from the chefs and cookery schools offering online cooking lessons in lockdown
We've watched four episodes of Normal People, based on Sally Rooney's second novel, and we're already in love with it. Here's why you need to watch the upcoming BBC adaptation
South Korea’s trendy dalgona coffee is the iced drink of the summer. Here’s how to make one at home
As parents prepare for another month of homeschooling their children, both the BBC and the government launch new online schooling initiatives
We need the darkness to enjoy the light, and Netflix provides. From Black Mirror to Mindhunter, here are the darkest shows to distract you during self-isolation
In Killing Eve episode 2, Eve (Sandra Oh) and Carolyn (Fiona Shaw) mourn their recent loss. Meanwhile, Villanelle (Jodie Comer) vies for a promotion in a Spanish mansion
There are a wealth of online reading resources that children and parents can access to keep kids reading while schools are closed. Even better? Many are free.
An orthodox Jewish woman leaves her strict lifestyle in New York for a new beginning in Berlin, in this stunning limited series
The Royal Ballet’s The Metamorphosis, an adaptation of Franz Kafka’s harrowing novella, becomes available online this week as part of the ROH’s programme of free curated broadcasts
Birthdays are a big deal for kids: the friends, the theme, the cake. Here's how to give them the best celebration, even when you can't leave the house
From online choirs to Netflix parties, kitchen raves to virtual wine tasting (with very real samples!), your new online social life is only a few clicks away
Suzanne Heathcote (Fear the Walking Dead) heads the third season of Phoebe Waller-Bridge's stylish iPlayer phenomenon, starring Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh
From Phoebe Waller-Bridge's anxious masterpiece Fleabag to the classic time-travelling thrills of Doctor Who, here are the best iPlayer box sets to watch and download right now
Sam Claflin and Olivia Munn star in a Netflix romcom spin on Groundhog Day, speculating on the randomness of fate
The Royal Ballet principal dancer Marcelino Sambé stars in Hello Marcelino, a thrilling short dance film coming to our small screens this Easter weekend
First staging of a remarkable find – a never-performed opera by the much-loved and highly spiritual composer
As parents have had to lock down with their kids, children have become acquainted with the simple pleasures of an outdoor cookout or digging in the dirt for worms
New principal guest conductor brings first-hand knowledge of life as a player and includes a family concert among her first appearances
From The Crown to The Wire to The Stranger, here are some of the most absorbing dramas to stream during self-isolation
Now is the time to look back at those neverending film-watching lists – but sometimes you need a surefire hit of laughter. Here's the best comedy specials on Netflix
By land and sea, Europe and beyond are within reach, thanks to our well-travelled composers. Join them on a world tour, and see if your youngsters can guess the destinations
The engrossing, incredible true story of rival big cat breeders in America has taken the world by storm on Netflix – here's why it's a must-watch
During this time of deep uncertainty, it is important to look after ourselves. How better than by taking refuge in the kitchen with these inspiring, palate-broadening culinary titles?
Mae Martin's loosely autobiographical romantic comedy series sees a recovering stand up comedian start a relationship with the previously heterosexual George
The latest Disney live-action remake stars Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux, and also marks the launch of streaming service Disney +
Educate, entertain, and make long days at home fly by with our selection of the best podcasts for kids and teenagers.