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Schools

5 days ago

Shaping the day: how to adjust homeschool for kids of differ...

Since schools were closed and exams cancelled in March, families across the UK (and the world) are adjusting to life with everyone at home. As well as working from home (or trying to), managing the different educational needs of more...

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Homeschooling during COVID-19: how one family is doing it

Since UK schools have closed and everyone has been advised to “stay home”, families across the UK are facing challenges that noone could’ve expected at the start of the year. Keeping your child’s education on track, managing their disappointment from...

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3 weeks ago

Kids stuck at home? How to set-up homeschooling for your tee...

With the closure of UK schools in response to the coronavirus outbreak, you’ll probably be wondering how you’ll keep your children busy and keep their education on track. To help you make a plan and set up home learning for...

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Key challenges facing UK schools, and how MyTutor helps

Schools across the UK face lots of pressing challenges in their mission to provide the...

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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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Soldiering on: Feeling sick at school

I have always been unusually susceptible to colds, which means I’ve spent a lot ...

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Taking notes – do you write nonsense?

Taking notes is an undervalued skill. For most students, taking notes isn’t even pra...

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Are international schools a good preparation for university in the UK?

Though I’m now at university in the UK, I spent a sizeable chunk of my childhood and...

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MyTutor Schools Programme

MyTutor is collaborating with schools across the country to provide one-to-one online ...

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What we can learn from countries at the top of international school league tables

Every year, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development releases its re...

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Three Ways to Get into Teaching

Kristina is training as a teacher through Teach First, and has written extensively on ...

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How to Fill Free Periods

It’s here! After hours of gruelling lessons, you’ve finally reached your f...

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