maximising grades

Maximising Grades

There’s a tendency to focus on what we’re good at and to…
back to school

Back to School

In the blink of an eye, the summer holidays draw to a close and…
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The Show Must Go On

There have never been as many elements competing for our time…
more than tuition

More than tuition

The subject of private tuition has been a thorny one for a variety…
life after exams

Life After Exams

Such is the pressure of exam season, it's easy for a student…
nature vs nurture

Nature Vs Nurture

The topic of nature vs nurture proves to be a surprisingly emotive…
Exam stress busters for students feeling the exam pressure

Exam Stress Busters

If there’s one thing that will derail a student’s exam hopes,…
100 Not Out

100 Not Out

If I have my numbers correct, and as a Maths tutor you’d hope…
Lessons from Strictly

Lessons from Strictly

Strictly Come Dancing, where have you been all my life? Or rather,…
educational journeys

Educational Journeys

I’m not sure when it happened, but it seems that every year,…
OK to Fail

Why it’s OK to fail

Did you know that the American inventor, Thomas Edison, was responsible…
the x factor

The X Factor?

I have to say, I love this time of year and not for the reason…
Doctor Shortage

The Doctor Shortage

Unless you’ve been on an extended news sabbatical, you’ll…
writing our stories

Writing our stories

As we all get over the excitement of England’s World Cup challenge,…
degrees of success

Degrees of Success

Degrees of Success In these heady times of exam stresses and…
exam stress

Exam Stress?

For the past 4 months, I’ve been writing and talking about…
unlikely heroes

Unlikely Heroes

Everyone loves an unlikely hero story. From Rocky Balboa to Harry…
group tuition

Group Tuition

From January 2018, I will be offering Group Tuition for GCSE…
easter revision

Easter Revision

The Easter revision course is a 2-day intensive course at 6 hours…

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maths tuition

Big Fat Maths!

The new GCSEs are set to come into force from September 2015;…
moving from GCSE to A Level

Mind The Gap

When it comes to moving from GCSE to A Level, it often comes…