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Academics

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The benefits of co-curricular activities in high school

We get it – high school can be tough. Maybe you’re busy getting ahead, or maybe you’re busy just try... Read more

The importance of experiential education

What is experiential education? Experiential education is an ideal learning model that allows for di... Read more

What really matters during the university admissions process?

As you reach the end of your high school career, the reality of university, admissions and exams can... Read more

High school literature that taught us important lessons

While it might not always seem like it – particularly not on a slow Monday morning in your English l... Read more

How to match your learning style to your study technique

No two learners are the same. While some students might struggle to study in solitude, others might ... Read more

How you grow when surrounded by success-orientated people

When it comes to personal growth, whether academically or personally, moving ahead is all about crea... Read more

Our 12 favorite songs to study with

One of the most universal truths about attending school is that you’ll need to learn how to st... Read more

The big debate: IB vs A-Levels

One of the most important decisions a student can make during their final years at school is which a... Read more

Our top 5 New Year’s resolutions for students

New Year is the perfect opportunity to reflect on the past, the present and the future. What do you ... Read more

Support and guidance: How to navigate university applications

A key part of any student’s high school career is the decision to apply to university. But with so m... Read more

Student-approved study tips for a successful exam week

It’s hard to believe that this term is already coming to an end as our students prepare to tak... Read more

The 8 steps of revision: From desperation to liberation

Originally published February 15th, 2018 As snow begins to melt (at least in some places) under expo... Read more