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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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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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New Year resolutions for students and the apps to help keep them

Worried about your children sticking to their New Year resolutions? Or worried they wo...

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Find the perfect part time job in 2019

At University it’s easy to feel like you’re constantly juggling different commitme...

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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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Oxbridge interviews: how to prepare for them

Applying to Oxbridge? The UCAS application deadline is Monday 15th October and soon af...

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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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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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Applying to university: studying at St Andrews

Nothing comes close to the East Fife Coast! According to the National Student Survey ...

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