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The Argument for BTEC: Interview With A Media Makeup BTEC Graduate

Media Makeup BTEC graduate Marlena shares her experience of choosing a BTEC as a positive alternative to A-levels.  Interview by Youth […]


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What Comes Next after GCSEs Results Day?

GCSE Results Day is on Thursday 23rd August 2018. When GCSE Results Day comes round you know it’s time to […]


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UK Student Helplines and Support Resources

UK students – if you’re feeling held back or stressed or you’re not sure what to do next in life, […]


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Are exams important? Check out 9 reasons to make revising for exams a priority.

Are exams important? Don’t worry – you’ll have lots of options open to you, however well you do in exams. […]


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What next after BTEC? University or get a job?

Nearly 1 in 4 students getting into university are doing so after studying BTECs. And employers love the practicals skills […]


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What is a BTEC and why is it seen as a popular alternative to A levels?

BTEC stands for the Business and Technology Education Council. A BTEC is a qualification that’s based on practical study rather […]


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Choosing GCSE options – 19 questions to ask yourself

Need help with choosing GCSE options? Never fear, your 19 golden questions to ask yourself are here. 1. Should I […]


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How To Write Your First CV – Tips for Students

Are you a student or school leaver about to write your first CV? Even if you think you’ve got no […]


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Are apprenticeships worth it? 6 questions you’re secretly asking (and their myth-busting answers)

This piece was written in partnership with Collab Group Choosing between an apprenticeship and a degree? Both choices are valid, […]


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It’s A level results day : but what’s next!

So you’ve done it, you’ve been brave, torn the envelope and you’ve got the results. The anticipation of the last […]