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11 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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6 ways to remember things

2 weeks ago

In every school subject, remembering information is pretty central. Of course, you nee...

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5 skills that employers look for

When you’re thinking about what sort of career you might want in the future, it ...

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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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Personal statement tips: help your child write a punchy personal statement

Mistakes can slip into even the most polished UCAS applications. As one of MyTutorR...

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Applying to university: studying at Imperial

Imagine your daily walk to lectures as a university student. Do you picture the ice sk...

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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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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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Applying to university: becoming a medical student

If you have spoken to any professionals about your ambitions to pursue medicine, they ...

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