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Resources

Department for Education - Exam FAQs The Department for Education have put together a list of questions and answers about exam cancellations and what this means for students.
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Ofqual Guidance on Vocational and Technical Qualifications Information for students studying a vocational or technical qualification.
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Top Tips for a Competitive Personal Statement Causeway Education have 5 top tips to write a competitive personal statement.
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Childline Resources Childline have put together some tips to cope with the changes to daily life and routine as a result of Coronavirus.
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BBC Bitesize Find learning and revision tools for all ages and all subjects!
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AccessHE Online Courses Access HE have a range of short online courses that are perfect for trying a subject you might be interested in studying later down the line, or for developing an existing interest.
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Virtual Work Experience by Barclays Life Skills We might be social distancing but that doesn't mean you can't get some great work experience. Barclay's have joined forced with Freeform to provide 'virtual work experience' which will give you the chance to learn more about an industry and the skills you
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Guidance on Coronavirus by the Office for Students The Office for Students is the independent regulator for higher education in England. Here you can find their updated related to Coronavirus and what this means for higher education.
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Medical School Fact Sheets by the Medical Schools Council Information and factsheets from the Medical Schools Council for students wishing to study medicine.
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Personal Statement Support by Causeway Education Causeway Education have a number of guides to writing a great personal statement specific to your subject of interest.
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The Application Timeline by Causeway Education Keep yourself on the right track with Causeway Education's UCAS application timeline.
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The Prince's Trust Support for Students The Prince's Trust are still on hand to support you while your school is closed.
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Home Learning Activity Pack The Young People's Trust for the Environment are releasing a free activity pack each Friday for the duration of the lock down with activities to be completed independently and as a family.
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Duolingo - Language Learning Duolino is free and fun! Practice the languge you may be learning at school or use this time to learn a new language you can show off to your friends and teachers when you return to school.
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MFL Home Learning Resources Rosetta Stone allows your children to learn and practice languages for free during the school closures. You can also choose to be provided with an update on your child's progress.
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Pearson Home Learning Resources Find free resources to help you brush up on your language skills from home.
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The Nancy Rothwell Award Combine science and art by entering The Nancy Rothwell Award.
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E-Books by Project Gluttenberg Love reading? Find a range of free e-books by Project Gluttenberg.
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E-Books by the British Library Love reading? Find a range of texts online from the British Library.
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Maths Made Easy - Maths and Science Resources Find resources to help with Maths and Science revision.
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Tynker Coding Resources Take a look at Tynker if you're interested in coding. Or use this time to gain a new skill!
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STEM Home Learning Resources Find a range of activities you can complete at home in Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Technology.
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Physics Revision Tools by Isaac Physics Keep up with your Physics work with these learning resources for GCSE and A Level.
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Home Physics Experiments Over 80 home experients from the Institute of Physics for you to complete at home with your children.
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Home Science Experiments Resources to help you and your child take part in science at home!
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The Royal Institution Science at Home Fun and interesting science experiment ideas you can complete with your children at home.
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TES Home Learning Resources If you're looking for resources to support your child's home learning then TES can help. They have over 100 free resources to support learning away from the classroom.
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Studying from Home Aimhigher West Midlands have got some hints and tips for studying from home.
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UCAS Chat Want to know what it's really like to be a student? Have your questions answered by chatting to current students from a number of institutions in the UK. By UCAS.
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Oxplore Do you like questioning the world we live in and taking time to understand different view points? Oxplore allows you to do just that!
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National Careers Service Explore careers in all sectors. Find out more about what is involved in a certain job role and how to get there.
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Youth Employment UK Careers Booklet Take time to think about your Future by completing this Skills and Career booklet by Youth Employment UK.
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The Brilliant Club Great resources to work through at home by the Brilliant Club.
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Prince's Trust Support for Students Lots of really useful resources to help you achieve your goals by the Prince's Trust.
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Apprenticeship Information Amazing Apprenticeships have a great set of resources to help you find out what it's like to gain a qualification through an apprenticeship.
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Careers in Energy and Utilities Find out more about a career in Energy and Utilities with Success at School.
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Gatsby Subject Guides Find free subject guides that give information on the subjects you may be studying at school and how these could lead you on to a successful career.
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Success at School Careers Action Plan Take the steps towards your FutureMe by completing a Careers Action Plan.
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Career Pilot Home Learning Activities Find interesting home learning activities to suit your age and level of study. If you're undecided about your next steps you could use this time to take a short course in a subject you're interested in or new to.
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Department for Education Information on School Closures What parents need to know about school and education during the Coronavirus outbreak. By the Department for Education.
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Student Finance for Current Students This webpage is useful for current students who have questions about their student finance.
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Discover Uni Coronavirus Key Updates Discover Uni have put together all the useful information you need to know about changes to exams, assessments, admissions and much more!
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Department for Education School Closures Information The Department for Education have published information for parents during the school closure period.
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Office for Students Letter An update for students on the Office for Students response to the coronavirus outbreak.
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UCAS Explore Not sure what to do? Explore subjects, locations, universities, and colleges.
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Student Finance Information You can still apply for student finance during this time, get the information you need here.
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FutureMe Challenge Are you a student in year 9-13 and looking for a challenge? Look no further, the FutureMe Challenge gives you the chance to have your voice heard across the North East.
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Finding My FutureMe Online We're still here to support you while you study at home. Each week we're releasing new content to help you explore your future and learn more about higher education.
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