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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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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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