What is one of the best ways to understand and retain the material from your course?

What is one of the best ways to understand and retain the material from your course?

Effective study is all about absorbing, remembering and recalling the material being studied, so that it can be put to practical use at a later time. There are many techniques employed by students to revise what has been studied in the hope that the study material has been understood and retained. Scientific research of 10 Read the full article…



Do I need a qualification to become a Teaching Assistant?

Do I need a qualification to become a Teaching Assistant?

That is a common question we frequently get asked, so here is the answer. There is no national ruling as to whether or not teaching assistants need to have a qualification. However the competition for jobs is intense. In spite of the continued increase in TA posts it is still difficult to get an interview, Read the full article…


TV watching actually boosts children’s school work!

TV watching actually boosts children’s school work!

A recent study has found that those ‘who are glued to the screen for hours a day can significantly outperform classmates who watch considerably less.’ ‘While TV has been consistently blamed for diminishing children’s brain power, University of London academics found those who watched three or more hours a day were three months ahead of Read the full article…