IGCSE The Difference Between IGCSE and GCSE

IGCSE vs GCSE: Key Differences

Choosing the right qualifications for your secondary education is an important step. Chances are, you are picking between IGCSEs and GCSEs. Both are well-respected qualifications to get you into university and the working world. But the…
Advice for Parents

IB or A Levels: What’s the Difference and Which is Best to Choose for the Future?

Both the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and A-Levels have been around for decades as strong choices for high school education programmes. Both are highly acclaimed worldwide and can pave the way to the best universities. …

What is the IB Grading Scale and How Does it Work?

Dreaming of studying at a top university? Aiming for the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) can open many doors. As a result, many students wonder how their progress is assessed and what IB scores they…
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What Is The IB?

What is the IB exactly? Well, there can be a lot to take in when it comes to understanding the IB; the subjects that students can take, how they will be assessed, and what are all…
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Is Social Media Presence Important For University Applications?

Does social media matter to university applications? Yes, yes, and yes again. Harvard University made the headlines when in 2021 it rescinded offers to "at least" 10 students. This was due to obscene social media posts…
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Maths Anxiety – How Parents Can Help 

Maths anxiety can follow students throughout life.  With young children already forming a self-image of Maths failure, what can parents do to keep our children improving and working hard?  The quick answer is we can do…
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