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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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How to boost your teen's confidence during exams

After months of learning and weeks of revision, your teen’s exams are underway. ...

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Our 10 exam revision tips for 2019

Christmas is long over, and those exams that seemed so far away are now in the not too...

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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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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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How to cope with exam failure

You’re numb. You’re crying. You’ve got a lump in your throat. Finding out you’...

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Ways to relax: how to unwind after exams

Finally exams are over… congratulations! Now is the time to reward yourself for ...

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Summer solstice: what to do on the longest day of the year

The summer solstice occurs when the tilt of the Earth’s axis is most inclined to...

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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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Music to study to: does music help you study?

Music to study to: does music help you study? With exam season in full swing, we̵...

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