Need maths help? Say hello to EasyA

Education·2 min read

Need maths help? Say hello to EasyA

Featured as Apple's App of the Day.

10 quick ways to improve memory

Education·2 min read

10 quick ways to improve memory

Who knew all it took was 10 quick steps? Never forget your keys again.

10 things good teachers do differently

Teaching·2 min read

10 things good teachers do differently

We sit down with a student to get their thoughts on what makes a good teacher.

5 ways for your child to become a faster learner

Parenting·4 min read

5 ways for your child to become a faster learner

We explain how you can teach your child (and yourself) how to learn smarter, not faster.

After-school childcare options in the face of a pandemic

Education·2 min read

After-school childcare options in the face of a pandemic

5 childcare options you can choose despite the pandemic.

An introduction to the 11 plus exam

Parenting·15 min read

An introduction to the 11 plus exam

Everything you ever wanted to know about the 11 Plus exams.

Bringing tutoring into the 21st Century

Welcome·2 min read

Bringing tutoring into the 21st Century

We quit our city jobs to change the way students learn. Read on to hear our story.

Making mistakes builds resilience

Parenting·2 min read

Making mistakes builds resilience

Hear from Bella and Reb, our guest bloggers from the Parent Collaborative.

Wondering how to choose the perfect GCSE language?

Education·5 min read

Wondering how to choose the perfect GCSE language?

One of our former students, and current pupil at St Paul’s School, shares his top advice.

Dr Patricia Bath: Revolutionising Ophthalmology

Science·5 min read

Dr Patricia Bath: Revolutionising Ophthalmology

How Dr Patricia Bath revolutionised Opthalmology.

Education in a post-covid world

Education·3 min read

Education in a post-covid world

Finding the silver lining in a global tragedy.

Fined for not sending your child to school in June

Education·2 min read

Fined for not sending your child to school in June

Will you be fined for not sending your child to school when it reopens?

EasyA is now free. Forever.

Parenting·2 min read

EasyA is now free. Forever.

We have big news to share - EasyA is now free!

Free 11 Plus Exam Papers

Parenting·2 min read

Free 11 Plus Exam Papers

And a few tips to help your child ace their exams

Free tutoring for students during COVID-19

Parenting·1 min read

Free tutoring for students during COVID-19

We're here to help. Just because school's out, doesn't mean students should stop learning.

GCSE and A Levels in 2020

Parenting·2 min read

GCSE and A Levels in 2020

In what will certainly be a year like no other, we highlight some of the major changes coming to exams in 2020.

How students can get better grades this summer

Education·2 min read

How students can get better grades this summer

Hint: don't leave it up to fate. While exams might be cancelled, there's still plenty students can do to get ahead.

How to appeal your GCSE and A-level grades

Education·2 min read

How to appeal your GCSE and A-level grades

What you need to know about appeals.

Grammar schools 11 plus: commonly asked questions

Parenting·17 min read

Grammar schools 11 plus: commonly asked questions

Commonly asked questions about the 11 plus exams.

How to choose the perfect secondary school

Education·5 min read

How to choose the perfect secondary school

Tips from a St Paul’s School student.

Which grammar schools are in London

Parenting·2 min read

Which grammar schools are in London

Where to apply if you're in London

How to prep your child for revision season

Tutoring·3 min read

How to prep your child for revision season

As a former teacher once told me, failing to prepare is preparing to fail.

How students can prepare for the 11 plus exams

Education·5 min read

How students can prepare for the 11 plus exams

From a St Paul’s School student’s perspective.

How to get into grammar schools in Kent

Parenting·3 min read

How to get into grammar schools in Kent

A few useful tips

How to pass the 11 plus exams

Parenting·5 min read

How to pass the 11 plus exams

For independent or grammar schools!

How to succeed in the 11 Plus (Parent Take)

Parenting·5 min read

How to succeed in the 11 Plus (Parent Take)

Hear from a parent who’s been through the process!

EasyA's Top Revision Tips

Education·2 min read

EasyA's Top Revision Tips

Dr Jagger's top revision tips for students.

Mozart’s mathematical musicians

Interview·3 min read

Mozart’s mathematical musicians

Bached by science. Or is it? We look into the long-standing Mozart effect reveal what the research really says.

Nuclear Fusion: how it could still be eco-friendly

Science·5 min read

Nuclear Fusion: how it could still be eco-friendly

Is nuclear fusion the eco-friendly solution to global energy demands?

The internet and education

Education·3 min read

The internet and education

We explore what the internet means for education and social mobility across the world.

Oxbridge vs Ivy League

Universities·2 min read

Oxbridge vs Ivy League

Unfortunately, you can't have both (at least at the undergraduate level).

School’s out. What next?

Teaching·3 min read

School’s out. What next?

Schools across the world might be shut. But there are still plenty of ways to keep learning.

The Elgin Marbles: sending them home

Classics·3 min read

The Elgin Marbles: sending them home

Should the Parthenon Marbles be repatriated?

What makes great educators great?

Teaching·2 min read

What makes great educators great?

Hint: It’s not their number of degrees

Top 5 revision tips for parents

Parenting·3 min read

Top 5 revision tips for parents

We highlight the top 5 ways you can set your child up for success this summer.

We sit down with Dr Chris Jagger

Interview·3 min read

We sit down with Dr Chris Jagger

Dr Chris Jagger shares his thoughts on maths, teaching, and EasyA.

Why on-demand tutoring apps?

Tutoring·3 min read

Why on-demand tutoring apps?

Your Uber arrives in minutes. Why shouldn't your tutor?

Why do students prefer one-to-one tutoring?

Education·2 min read

Why do students prefer one-to-one tutoring?

It's not for the reasons you might think. We highlight some of the benefits.

Verbal Reasoning for the Common Pre-Tests

exams·1 min read

Verbal Reasoning for the Common Pre-Tests

How to practice letter codes for verbal reasoning.

How to study for exams

GCSEs·1 min read

How to study for exams

Creative ways to have fun making revision guides.

How to cope with exam stress

GCSEs·1 min read

How to cope with exam stress

5 top tips for when things start to get tough.

What to expect in GCSEs in 2022 and how to prepare

GCSEs·3 min read

What to expect in GCSEs in 2022 and how to prepare

Don't get caught off guard!

How to prepare for the KS2 SATs

SATs·3 min read

How to prepare for the KS2 SATs

Top tips on how to ace the SATs.

How to manage your time

GCSEs·1 min read

How to manage your time

10 top tips for staying on top of things.

How to pick GCSE options

GCSEs·1 min read

How to pick GCSE options

So many choices!

How to revise effectively for GCSE English

GCSEs·1 min read

How to revise effectively for GCSE English

Best methods to save time and get top marks.

Student-perspective: What I wish I'd known before A-levels

A-levels·3 min read

Student-perspective: What I wish I'd known before A-levels

Don't make these mistakes.

How to stay motivated and avoid procrastinating

Revising·3 min read

How to stay motivated and avoid procrastinating

How to get going and keep up your momentum.

How to get all A*s at GCSEs

Revising·3 min read

How to get all A*s at GCSEs

How to ace your exams at GCSE.

How to study smarter, not harder

Revising·3 min read

How to study smarter, not harder

Sometimes less is more.

How was 2021 different to a normal GCSE year

GCSEs·1 min read

How was 2021 different to a normal GCSE year

And how to revise for next year.

How to choose between A-levels and BTECs

A-levels·3 min read

How to choose between A-levels and BTECs

And how many should you do.

How to start university on the right foot

Universities·2 min read

How to start university on the right foot

Top tips for the start of your uni journey.

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