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5 days ago

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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Six Common Ways Parents Supervise their Kids' Homework

5 days ago

Homework is important for lots of reasons. It helps teachers track progress and crucia...

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Getting the most out of school Parents’ Evenings - the Dos and Don’ts

2 weeks ago

School Parents’ Evenings are a great chance for you to hear from your child’s teac...

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The Parents' Guide to Teaching your Teen Online Safety

1 month ago

Keeping your teen safe online is near the top of the worry list for parents today. Kid...

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A Parent’s Guide to Tutoring

How to tell if your child could benefit from extra help, what options are out there, a...

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Taking stock of school stuff during the Autumn half term

2 months ago

The Autumn term is normally when kids learn the biggest chunk of their curriculum for ...

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The MyTutor Tutor Awards 2019

2 months ago

For the first time this year, we’ve launched the MyTutor Tutor Awards. We know how m...

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The MyTutor Guide to UCAS: Your One-Stop Guide

Your teen’s UCAS application is a new and daunting process. If all goes well, they...

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Maths GCSE 101: Exam boards, mark schemes, key dates and everything else you need to know

2 months ago

When your child started their GCSEs, you might’ve thought that all kids take learn t...

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Decision time: how to help your teen make life choices

2 months ago

Once your teen hits GCSEs, suddenly so much is expected of them. Deciding their A Leve...

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