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Six Common Ways Parents Supervise their Kids' Homework

Homework is important for lots of reasons. It helps teachers track progress and crucially helps students to fully understand what they’re learning in class. But getting teens to do their homework? Well, that’s not so clear cut. Every night, parents...

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Helping your child choose their A levels

3 weeks ago

When your child comes to choose their A Levels, it’s an exciting time for them a...

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Your guide to UCAS Clearing: Time for Plan B

With results day looming, you and your teen will be very aware of the pressure creepin...

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New Year resolutions for students and the apps to help keep them

Worried about your children sticking to their New Year resolutions? Or worried they wo...

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Learn a new language: book your child a MyTutor language session

Why should your child learn a new language? Why is practicing a language so important?...

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Bouncing back after results day

Have your results day hit you hard? Here’s some advice on how to recover like a ...

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Literature movies: how Hollywood can help your English grade

Get ahead by reading next year’s English texts. But you don’t have to keep...

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Summer jobs: how to start your career while you're still at school

It may seem absurd to be thinking about careers now, but in a country where the majori...

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3 revision myths you should watch out for

Exams can be stressful, and we’re all familiar with that image of a straight A stude...

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What to do before an exam: our 5 steps

It’s exam day and you want to be in the best mindset. You need to be calm and re...

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