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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 plan an Interrailing trip

Trains are now trendy. Exploring Europe with an Interrailing pass is one the best ways...

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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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"I'm broke, I can't go on holiday": 4 tips to make your summer cheap

“It is not down in any map; true places never are,” Many of us fall into the trap ...

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How can I volunteer?

Are you struggling to find a way to fill the six-week break? Why not volunteer to give...

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Doubting whether to take a gap year? Let me put your mind at rest

Picture this: it’s your first day at university. Everyone’s introducing themselves...

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