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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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The MyTutor Guide to UCAS: Your One-Stop Guide

Your teen’s UCAS application is a new and daunting process. If all goes well, theyâ€...

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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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