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Personal statements – Top tips to make your application stand out!

Personal statements – Top tips to make your application stand out!

So, the October half-term is over and writing your personal statement is at the top of your agenda if you are applying for university in 2018/2019. But, how do you actually write a top-notch personal statement?Your personal statement is a big part of your application and is required by all students applying for university through … Continue reading Personal statements – Top tips to make your application stand out!

Apprenticeships – How Do I Apply?

Apprenticeships – How Do I Apply?

What Is an Apprenticeship? You have been looking at university or A level courses and they seem that they don’t suit you. An alternative route that you could choose is an Apprenticeship - but how do you actually apply? Apprenticeships are training schemes that allow you to learn and become qualified on-the-job, while earning real pay. This … Continue reading Apprenticeships – How Do I Apply?

GCSE Shake – Up Leaves Many Schools Missing National Progress Targets

GCSE Shake – Up Leaves Many Schools Missing National Progress Targets

The first set of students have completed the newly reformed GCSEs. However, the results reveal that there has been an unfortunate number of schools who are missing out. There have been reports from The Guardian, Education Executive and Academicis stating that around 370 schools out of 3,000 are due to fall below the standards set … Continue reading GCSE Shake – Up Leaves Many Schools Missing National Progress Targets