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GCSE results day 2018:All you need to know

When is GCSE results day 2018 and what are your options? By TES Reporter Dates and times for GCSE results day 2018 Results will be available on Thursday 23rd August 2018. Students will be able to collect their results from their school or college in the morning. Please check with your school to find out about timings. [...]

GCSE results day 2018:All you need to know2018-07-22T03:46:50+00:00

Scaled scores for 2018 key stage 2 SATs announced

The Department for Education has today released the marks pupils needed for the 2018 key stage 2 tests to achieve the government’s “expected” score. To meet government expectations, pupils must achieve 100 in their scaled scores. But this equates to different marks for each paper (maths; reading; grammar, punctuation and spelling) and can change [...]

Scaled scores for 2018 key stage 2 SATs announced2018-07-22T03:48:08+00:00

The Dreaded ‘R’ Word

We all know the word that sends a shiver down the back of all students, particularly around exam time…REVISION. How much have you done? Have you covered this topic? What does this mean? Did we even learn this?...These are all questions students are constantly faced with from their peers. You’ve got enough on your plate [...]

The Dreaded ‘R’ Word2018-07-22T03:58:42+00:00

Teaching with Technology

As we embrace ‘the future’ we are seeing technology being used in so many more walks of life than we could have imagined. From the mundanity of online shopping or self-checkouts, to high-tech passport controls and self-driving cars, rapidly changing technology is everywhere. The internet is also not to be forgotten here, making dictionaries and [...]

Teaching with Technology2018-07-22T03:59:39+00:00

Applying to University? Don’t Get Caught Out!

Selecting your A-Levels, choosing which course to do or which university to apply to? It's a big decision to make to decide a big part of your life – but don't panic, you can alter it if you change your mind or find what you've chosen to study or where you're studying isn't for you. [...]

Applying to University? Don’t Get Caught Out!2018-07-22T04:00:31+00:00

GCSE Results 2017

With the GCSE results out yesterday, it has appeared in the news that the department of education wanting to make exams harder has succeeded. They wanted to make exam content more challenging, for example in maths, the way questions are set out are very different from before. In addition, with exams just at the end [...]

GCSE Results 20172018-07-22T04:01:01+00:00

The Advantages of Tutoring

With schools accepting more and more students, how do parents know their children are getting the sufficient education and support they need? In a class of thirty or possibly more, shy or slow pupils could find themselves getting left behind and lost. In an increasingly demanding and competitive educational environment, it is imperative that no [...]

The Advantages of Tutoring2018-05-19T14:43:37+00:00