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4 ways to motivate your teen to learn

Keeping your teen motivated to learn during lockdown has been a challenge for most parents this year. In our July parent survey, 53% told us that their teen had become less motivated to learn since the start of lockdown –...

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10 shows to keep teens learning this Summer (without them ev...

We’ve made it to the Summer holidays! After four long months of homeschooling, parents and teens can finally let their hair down. With so much disruption to their education this year though, continuing some light-touch learning through the holidays will...

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3 revision myths you should watch out for

Exams can be stressful, and we’re all familiar with that image of a straight A stude...

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The Pomodoro Technique: the best productivity method?

In the 1980s, Francesco Cirillo revealed his secret to ultimate time management: the P...

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5 things to bring to your Oxbridge interview

Don’t be caught unprepared! Here are 5 things to bring to your Oxbridge intervie...

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5 tips on how to prepare for your Oxbridge interview

How to prepare for an Oxbridge interview? It is, for some, the most challenging part o...

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Should I move away for university or stay close to home?

It is extremely exciting choosing which university to go to. You may even start to ima...

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MyTutor is a finalist in the Bett Awards 2018

We are delighted to announce that MyTutor has been shortlisted for the Bett ‘Innovat...

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Is the IB right for you?

The honest pros and cons of the International Baccalaureate The International Baccalau...

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6 Times Scientists Royally Messed Up

Scientists have a certain reputation. Whenever you hear someone say they are a scienti...

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10 things to think about when writing your personal statement

The time has come to start on your personal statement: that ever-important piece of wr...

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