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Choosing your A levels

3 weeks ago

6 top takeaways from "How to Learn: MyTutor with Barbara Oak...

Teens spend a lot of their time working out what to study and how to do better at school, but few of us get taught how to develop the learning habits that will see us through school and beyond. Last...

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2 days ago

How the pandemic has changed education - and what we can do ...

Needless to say, it’s been a year unlike any other in UK education – the most disrupted year since WW2 to be precise. There have been lows, extra lows, and a fair few highs for many families too. It’s no...

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1 week ago

How to help your teen get ready for the Summer term

In a normal year, the Easter holidays are revision-central. You might have thought it’d be different this year with national exams cancelled, but for many this is still the case, as most schools are holding internal exams to contribute to...

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2 weeks ago

5 reasons why teens should catch up on exercise this holiday...

Since schools first closed last year (and then opened, and then closed again…), parents have all been worried about their kids falling behind on their learning. And with so much focus on catching up lately, it’s been easy to forget...

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Helping your child choose their A levels

1 year ago

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

Choosing your A levels

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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A-Levels: how to choose the right subjects for your future

As the gateway to your dream degree or the access point to your ideal apprenticeship, ...

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Geography?! Isn’t that just colouring in?

I’m an old, old woman now, well into my fourth year at university, but when I think ...

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Physics can't be cool - or can it?

What kind of person springs to mind when I say Physics student? Most people conjure up...

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Helping your child choose their A levels

Choosing A levels is exciting for all involved, although at first it can seem daunting...

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