Choosing your GCSE subjects

Choosing your GCSE subjects

Choosing your GCSE subjects is a big decision when you are twelve or thirteen. Up until this point, what you have studied is prescribed, from the moment you walk through the school gates to the moment you leave. Suddenly you have to choose two or three subjects (only)...
Mock exams – why are they important?

Mock exams – why are they important?

Mock exams, why are they important? ‘Tis the season of mock exams. As the end of the year draws closer, and we speed towards Christmas, we are all aware of the need to get things done – whether that is Christmas shopping, or juggling our work so that we can...
Organise your Teenager: 7 top tips to help

Organise your Teenager: 7 top tips to help

How do you organise your teenager? “Where are my PE shorts?”  “Have you got some change for the non-school uniform day collection?” “Where can I get icing sugar for food tech tomorrow?” Sound familiar? How do you respond, to help organise your teenager? “How long have...