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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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Decision time: how to help your teen make life choices

2 months ago

Once your teen hits GCSEs, suddenly so much is expected of them. Deciding their A Leve...

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The Screen Time Diet: helping your teen find the balance with tech

2 months ago

Tech has truly transformed how we live in the past few decades. The way we socialise, ...

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How did tutoring help teens in 2019?

3 months ago

This year, we helped over 15,000 thousand school pupils with their GCSEs and A Levels ...

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Back to school, back to reality

New uniform, new stationary, new teachers – we all know what that means. Autumn ...

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Exam results 2019 - the proud parents, the tweets and the stats

The results are in. After Scotland kicked things off with their Higher results in mid-...

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How post-exam stress follows people through life - and why it doesn’t have to

4 months ago

With school exam results days all past now, kids will be getting ready for their next ...

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Resits, remarks, and celebrations - how to survive results day

After weeks of waiting, it’s finally time for your teen’s exam results. All across...

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Your guide to UCAS Clearing: Time for Plan B

With results day looming, you and your teen will be very aware of the pressure creepin...

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Around the World in Summer Holidays - how different countries approach Summer Learning Loss in kids

Across the UK, children are rejoicing for the start of the Summer holidays. It’s goo...

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