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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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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 the University of Exeter

Choosing the right university seems like one of life’s hardest choices at the time. ...

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Going to uni: our guide on prepping for university

You’ve gotten over the first hurdle – you’ve applied and are going to uni. B...

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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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8 reasons why you should study English at university

It will improve your language skills. “But I’m an A-level English student!” I he...

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4 tips on how to succeed in an Oxbridge interview

Last week we looked at how to prepare for an Oxbridge interview, and this week we’r...

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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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