How To Make The Best Of A Forced Gap Year

It's not uncommon for students to miss out on the university they wanted or for their A-Level results to be lacking. For some, the best option is to take a

Studying With COVID-19: Supporting Your Child At Home

The global pandemic of coronavirus is forcing schools to shut, causing many parents to become impromptu home educators with no experience or training. If you’re in that boat, here are

Continuing Your Studies Amid The Coronavirus

The spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19, is causing everyone anxiety. But one group particularly affected are school students, especially those sitting exams this year. With hundreds of people gathering in

How To Explore Law

Law at university is a competitive course. To be accepted, you’ll need good grades, a strong personal statement, and you’ll probably need to demonstrate your enthusiasm for the subject at

Why A Tutor Can Help With A Personal Statement

  25.09.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

An application to British universities is made up of several components, such as predicted grades, references from teachers, and other requirements from the universities in question like interviews or sample

The Importance Of Mock Exams

  18.09.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

Many students experience mock exams as an unfairness; if they have to do the real exams, it seems unreasonable that they should have to do a fake practice version as

A Checklist Of Skills For Year 6

  11.09.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

By the time your child reaches the end of primary school in year 6, it's particularly important for them to have mastered a range of skills, as their secondary school

A Checklist Of Skills For Year 2

  4.09.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

Is your child sitting Key Stage 1 SATs this year? These exams measure your child’s progress in primary school so far, and you may be wondering what they’re expected to

Why Choose Grammar Schools?

  23.08.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

The UK has just over 200 grammar schools: 163 of those in England and the remainder in Northern Ireland. In England, grammar schools educate just 5% of the total secondary

What Is The 11+?

  22.08.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

If you’re a parent trying to decide which secondary school to send your child to in the UK, you might have encountered the 11+.  This exam used to be taken