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Halloween – 31st October

Halloween or Hallowe’en is nowadays celebrated worldwide on the night of 31st October. Modern day celebrations usually involve groups of children dressed in scary outfits travelling from house to house “trick-or-treating”. Householders typically hand over treats in the form of chocolates and sweets to avoid whatever tricks may have been planned. The origins of these […]

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Visiting Prospective Schools: Top questions to ask at an Open Day

Open Day’s at prospective schools are the perfect way to get a real “feel” for the learning environment. While you may have word-of-mouth recommendations and have browsed through the school’s website, taking up the opportunity to attend an Open Day can be vital in the decisions you make for your child and their further education. […]

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How important is digital literacy?

When ICT (Information and Communication Technology) lessons were introduced into the curriculum, the digital world, and how we interacted with it, was very different to how it is now. Children probably had access to a home PC and a few had their own laptop. Parents could be more confident that they knew how their children […]

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Revision break: Educational TV Programs

We at Kings Tutors’ private tutors in London have a solution to revision boredom … Watching Education Films or TV Programs! It’s perfect as not only are you relaxing and entertained but your also learning. An additional Kings Tutors’ private tutors in London tip: it can be a helpful for revision as you will be […]

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Remembrance Sunday

Falling on the second Sunday in November, Remembrance Sunday is the day set down to remember all those who have given their lives for the freedom and peace we are able to enjoy today. On this day, individuals across the nation stop to reflect on the sacrifices made by our heroic Service men and women. It […]

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A million awkward teens need help to shake hands and smile

ONE of the country’s top business leaders has warned of a “lost generation” of teenagers who are so socially awkward that they are unable to shake hands, make eye contact or even smile at a stranger. Antony Jenkins, chief executive of Barclays, which has 135,000 staff worldwide, says many youngsters are turning up for interviews […]

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Tutoring with the Ancients

While the classroom might feel all too familiar for those longing for the school holidays, ancient ideas of education and learning were, in some cases, very, very different. Take Sparta, for example. You may have only encountered them through the films ‘300’ or ‘Spartacus’, but the Spartan education system remains famous worldwide today. This Greek […]

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