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Lessons learned from lessons taught: 4 things parents have d...

When schools closed in March, parents everywhere were thrown into homeschooling overnight. We’ve seen valiant efforts across the board – from full-time doctors teaching their kids Science GCSE after long shifts, to creative schedules involving off-curriculum histories, international relations and...

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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 sense of consistency and structure when they’re at home for months on end. Since schools reopened for some year groups in England and Wales though, and...

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4 Headaches You Can Escape With Online Tuition

When your child needs some extra help with schoolwork, one-to-one tuition is a really ...

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Studying at Christmas: getting ready for January

Studying at Christmas can be very challenging for children; wrapped up in the exciteme...

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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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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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Beat the boredom this summer

The paradox of the summer holidays. On the one hand you’re eternally grateful for fr...

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How to plan a gap year

On the day I received my A-Level results, I turned down my university place and took a...

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Applying to university: studying Business Management

I hesitated for a long time between a Marketing degree or a Business Management degree...

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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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