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12 hours ago

Grades without exams? How your teen can get the grades they ...

With exams cancelled across the UK, teens and parents across the country have been wondering what these means for GCSE and A Level grades. Unlike 2020, where exams were cancelled in late March, teens have big chunks of the curriculum...

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2 weeks ago

6 ways to remember things

In every school subject, remembering information is pretty central. Of course, you need to understand things first (thank you, teachers!), but getting knowledge to stick in your brain is up to you. Some research says that if you don’t revisit...

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3 weeks ago

So schools have closed (again). Here's how to set-up homesch...

So much for the new year being a fresh start! Just a few days into 2021 and a lockdown with school closures has happened. Having the kids home, while covid safe, isn’t ideal for any parent, but at least this...

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How will GCSEs and A Levels be graded without exams? Your questions answered

9 months ago

Since GCSE and A Level exams were cancelled in March, for kids wondering about their f...

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Amazing women in history you need to know about

Society often celebrates famous and impressive men from throughout history; few days p...

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The goldfish effect: why social media shortens our attention span

National Centre for Biotechnology Information claimed that the average human attention...

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Shakespeare Day

William Shakespeare is not just a name on a GCSE exam paper. He is a worldwide phenome...

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Nuclear technology: what's the future?

Could you be creating future nuclear technology? You are quite literally the future. ...

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The best organiser apps to manage your study time

Technology can be one of the biggest distractions for students. However, it can be a u...

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MyTutor is a finalist in the Bett Awards 2018

We are delighted to announce that MyTutor has been shortlisted for the Bett ‘Innovat...

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Why students should care about climate change

For me, the word ‘student’ is synonymous with stress. It seems we are alw...

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AS and A level reform: what do I need to know?

If you’re at school, or your child is at school, you’ll no doubt know that AS and ...

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