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3 weeks ago

6 top takeaways from "How to Learn: MyTutor with Barbara Oak...

Teens spend a lot of their time working out what to study and how to do better at school, but few of us get taught how to develop the learning habits that will see us through school and beyond. Last...

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2 days ago

How the pandemic has changed education - and what we can do ...

Needless to say, it’s been a year unlike any other in UK education – the most disrupted year since WW2 to be precise. There have been lows, extra lows, and a fair few highs for many families too. It’s no...

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1 week ago

How to help your teen get ready for the Summer term

In a normal year, the Easter holidays are revision-central. You might have thought it’d be different this year with national exams cancelled, but for many this is still the case, as most schools are holding internal exams to contribute to...

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2 weeks ago

5 reasons why teens should catch up on exercise this holiday...

Since schools first closed last year (and then opened, and then closed again…), parents have all been worried about their kids falling behind on their learning. And with so much focus on catching up lately, it’s been easy to forget...

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4 Headaches You Can Escape With Online Tuition

When your child needs some extra help with schoolwork, one-to-one tuition is a really ...

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A tutor to build academic self-confidence

A tutor can help improve exam results and academic success of a student, and it̵...

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Why you should be an online tutor

When I arrived at university, I realised two things about my new life. The first was t...

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Tackling the LNAT

The LNAT (Law National Aptitude Test) can be daunting: it’s not like other tests, an...

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Who are the MyTutor Tutors?

Our tutors are current university students or recent graduates from top UK universitie...

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GCSEs are changing

You may have heard that GCSEs are changing this summer, but how are they changing? And...

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Tutor Resources: How to teach English Language GCSE

By reading and analysing texts, both fiction and non-fiction, you can encourage your s...

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Tutor Resources: How to teach Geography GCSE

Geography is one of the most popular subjects for GCSE students. This is due in part t...

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Tutor Resources: How to teach French GCSE

French is a bit like Marmite for GCSE students: generally either they love it, or they...

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