WITH the school year now in full swing, many Year 12 students are struggling to come to terms with the differences and increased demands of being a Sixth Former.
Despite studying fewer subjects, the subject content is significantly greater; it’s
Hi again – it’s Emma here – don’t worry if you haven’t read my earlier article on the trials and tribulations of being a sixth former, you can still read it here.
This time I thought you might like to
TODAY, hundreds of thousands of teenagers across the country will be celebrating their GCSE results.
However, it will not be a success story for all and some students face disappointment and the possibility of retakes. Those pupils who fail
To be honest, I wasn’t really keen about going on a Justin Craig revision course.
I thought it would be really intense and wouldn’t be able to keep up with other students. But I knew I was struggling with certain
Justin Craig are delighted to be sponsoring the Alban Teaching School Alliance Conference in September.
Held at Sandringham School, St Albans, this conference will be a fantastic day of workshops, networking and discussions. The event, with keynotes from Professor Dame
The new 5 day GCSE Summer School from Justin Craig will help students consolidate knowledge and approach Year 11 with confidence.
This new course will give students the confidence and knowledge consolidation to approach Year 11 with enthusiasm. This will be particularly important
How to Cope with Exam Stress
Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt worried, anxious or nervous about taking exams? Let’s face it, at some point we all have felt those pangs.
These feelings can happen not only when facing
“The NSPCC have recently expressed concern that children and young people are increasingly being tutored or coached for academic subjects without proper scrutiny being given to the people allowed to work in close proximity with them. In this episode, we
Tactics Can Boost Teen Exam Spirit
Achieving top grades in the exam room is rarely effortless. Starting revision early can help teenagers reach their potential without last-minute cramming.
Dr David Crouch, of Justin Craig Education, suggests teenagers begin studying before
As exam day approaches, you’ll want to make sure that your child is as prepared as possible. It’s never too late to encourage a student to study in the lead up to an exam, no matter how last minute.
We are delighted that Badminton School is our new host centre for GCSE & A Level Revision Courses in Bristol. Students can choose from large variety of subjects, with day or residential options giving a greater flexibility.
Take a look at
On your marks, get set for exam results
Careful preparation is key to performing well in GCSEs and A Levels. Last minute cramming is never ideal, and students fare best when revision is well-structured.
The summer exam season may seem like a
“With my oldest daughter off to University and my youngest (Emma) having done well in her GCSEs, I was looking forward to a year without my children sitting exams! Expectations had been raised by our Headmistress that the new linear
“Life in lower sixth is a big change from the rest of high school. After all the work leading up to GCSEs in year 11, it’s a relief to have them behind me. However, now in sixth form, there’s no
For many students sitting exams this year, mock exams and school parent evenings will have provided reassurance that they are on track to achieve their target exams grades. Many others, however, will be disappointed or, even worse, be in a
Were you as inspired as we were by Dr Weston’s talk on 1st February?
Dr Weston has very kindly provided the presentation notes from the talk sponsored by Justin Craig on 1st Feb. Simply click to download the pdf: Optimal Success
We are delighted to show some more student reviews of both our GCSE and A Level Revision Courses, as well as an insight into our host centres, day and residential.
Please do take a minute or two to watch the
FREE Talk: 1st February 2017, 7-9.30pm at St George’s School, Harpenden, Herts
This aspirational FREE talk will be run by Dr Kathy Weston of Keystone Aspire, in association with Justin Craig Education.
Making any decision that affects your future can be
Small Group Tuition: The Key to Passing GCSE & A Level Exams
The question of how to revise is one many parents and students struggle with. It has been accepted since the late 1930’s that people who cooperate and work
When should you start revising for A Levels?
For a generation of students used to updating their Instagram status every few minutes, the summer exams may seem like a long time away. But add up everything that needs to be