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6 days ago

5 ways to help your child develop a healthy relationship wit...

For teens, the new Autumn term is really their new year. It’s their chance to take healthy learning habits from the last 12 months with them – and leave old ones behind. If they’ve had a troubled relationship with their...

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2 weeks ago

5 tips to help your teen catch up this term

It’s been a big relief for parents to see their kids return to school this month – and now it’s catch-up time. Teachers have estimated that pupils are, on average, 3 months behind where they would’ve been – had the...

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5 tips to help your teen catch up this term

2 weeks ago

It’s been a big relief for parents to see their kids return to school this month ...

MyTutor for Parents

5 ways to help your child develop a healthy relationship with their studies

6 days ago

For teens, the new Autumn term is really their new year. It’s their chance to take h...

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Teens' 3 top worries before term, and how to help them

3 weeks ago

With schools going back this week, teens are feeling a big mix of feelings – exc...

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Teaching your teen to manage uncertainty: MyTutor in conversation with Unmind

1 month ago

2020 hasn’t been an easy year for teens. Covid-19, exam cancellations and school...

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4 ways to motivate your teen to learn

Keeping your teen motivated to learn during lockdown has been a challenge for most par...

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10 shows to keep teens learning this Summer (without them even noticing)

We’ve made it to the Summer holidays! After four long months of homeschooling, paren...

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Lessons learned from lessons taught: 4 things parents have discovered from homeschooling in lockdown

When schools closed in March, parents everywhere were thrown into homeschooling overni...

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Changes all round - Adapting your teen's homeschool routine

As many parents have found during lockdown, keeping a regular routine gives kids a sen...

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The Screen Time Diet: helping your teen find the balance with tech

3 months ago

For teens, the wave of daily activity on Snapchat, Instagram and games like Fortnite c...

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Back to school after lockdown - tips from an NHS Psychologist

Since some schools across the UK have started to re-open in phases, it’s opened ...

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