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How to study effectively

by Anita Naik

Another school year has started, and with it comes more chances for upheaval and changes. It pays to know how to study effectively to safeguard your learning so that your bases are covered no matter what happens with exam dates and marking in 2022.

Here's what you need to know.

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Your Post A-level Options: Where to go from results day

by Anita Naik

Your A-level results have come in, but what to do next is the big question? The choices are enormous whether you get the grades you want or not. If you're unsure of all your options, here's a breakdown of your choices from university to volunteering and work.

Go to university

Whether you get the g...

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Secondary Transition: from Key Stage 2 to Key Stage 3

by Anita Naik

As we approach the end of the academic year, one of the significant transitions for pupils is moving from Key Stage 2 Primary school to Key Stage 3 Secondary school. If you're unsure of what to expect from the workload, to how lessons are taught, here's what you need to know.

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Battling School Refusal By Students

by Cassidy Welling

'School refusal' is the scientific term for a child's REFUSAL TO ATTEND SCHOOL owing to anxiety or depression. Previously known as 'school phobia', it affects between 2% and 5% of children, and encompasses nursery-aged children with separation anxiety, as well as severe cases where an older child ca...

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Summer learning loss – what parents need to know

by Anita Naik

Every summer, as we approach the end of term, the phrase 'summer learning loss' rears its head. This year it's been intensified after two academic years of hybrid learning and the news that a significant number of pupils learnt less in lockdown. If you're worried and want to help your child, here's ...

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