Investing in private education for your child

Investing in Your Child's Education

May 3rd 2017 - Admin

Don't be daunted by independent school fees - Winning a place at a prestigious British school is the ultimate investment in your child's future...

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How a specialist entrance exam tutor can help you get the very best out of your child's education

Specialist Entrance Exam Tutors: What Makes Them So Good?

May 3rd 2017 - Admin

Parents want the very best when it comes to their child's education, but access to the very best of British Independent Schools isn't guaranteed without hard work. Here's how a specialist private tutor can help...

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There are lots of ways parents can lend a helping hand in the run up to exams

Practical Ways to Support your Child Through Exam Revision

May 3rd 2017 - Admin

It can be difficult as parents to watch our children go through exam stress, especially when we are so keen for them to do well and get the qualifications they deserve. The good news is, there are lots of ways to lend a helping hand in the run up to exams.

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Holiday Homework — It’s Essential!

Holiday Homework — It’s Essential!

May 3rd 2017 - Admin

While some believe that homework is an essential part of the school experience, others think it's a waste of our children’s time. At William Clarence Education, we’re big supporters of homework – particularly when it comes to the holiday season. Here’s why.

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Productive Exam Revision Tactics for the Christmas Holidays

Productive Exam Revision Tactics for the Christmas Holidays

April 4th 2017 - Admin

The key to Christmas holiday revision is to be super-organised, and to plan ahead. Our specialist exam tutors share some ideas for parents keen to help students have a magical Christmas AND some productive revision sessions.

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Teachers and parents constantly drum into A-Level students that their futures hang on their A-Level results. But is it true?

How Important are A-Levels, Really?

April 3rd 2017 - Admin

Teachers and parents constantly drum into A-Level students that their futures hang on their A-Level results. But is it true?

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Travelling Tutors: How Private Tutoring Opens Up a World of Opportunities for Families

Travelling Tutors: How Private Tutoring Opens Up a World of Opportunities for Families

February 4th 2017 - Admin

The reasons for employing a travelling private tutor are as individual as the families themselves, but the benefits of having education on tap while you travel are huge.

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Our UK education consultants present the case for both mixed and single-sex schools to help you make the right choice for your child.

Single Sex or Mixed Education?

January 4th 2017 - Admin

Our UK education consultants present the case for both mixed and single-sex schools to help you make the right choice for your child.

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Our education consultants explain the impending GCSE and A-Level reforms

What Parents Need to Know About the GCSE and A Level Reforms

May 4th 2016 - Admin

Michael Gove’s much heralded GCSE and A Level reforms are approaching with unstoppable speed. Our education consultants explain what's happening, why it's controversial, and what the advantages are.

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Private school bursaries can be a lifeline for families who would otherwise be unable to afford the best education for their child. We explain what they are, how it works, and your other options.

Understanding Private School Bursaries

May 4th 2016 - Admin

Private school bursaries can be a lifeline for families who would otherwise be unable to afford the best education for their child. We explain what they are, how it works, and your other options.

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How to recognise a child suffering from stress

Is Your Child Stressed Out?

May 4th 2016 - Admin

Figures show that 1 in 10 children now struggle with mental health problems such as anxiety or depression. We look at the reasons why, and how to recognise a child suffering from stress.

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How Can a School Placement Consultant Help International Families Find the Best School?

How Can a School Search and Placement Consultant Help International Families Find the Best School?

April 1st 2016 - Admin

Because each child is different, choosing the right school isn’t as simple as picking the one with the best A-level results. It’s about working out where your child will really thrive. This is where a good school placement consultancy comes in...

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What are the two major branches of online tutoring, and which is right for you?

An Introduction to Online Tutoring

January 4th 2016 - Admin

What are the two major branches of online tutoring, and which is right for you? Our private tuition specialists break down the basics to help you decide...

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Setting SMART Goals in Private Tutoring

Setting SMART Goals in Private Tutoring

October 29th 2015 - Admin

Through clever use of SMART goals, private tutors can not only help your child's grades improve, but can teach your child how to take control of their own learning - and by extension, of their own future.

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Exam time is stressful for everyone. Here's how you as a parent can help - rather than hinder - your child's exam preparation.

5 Steps To Help Ease Your Teen’s Exam Stress

May 4th 2015 - Admin

Exam time is stressful for everyone. Here's how you as a parent can help - rather than hinder - your child's exam preparation.

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Beyond Academics: How Cultural Integration Can Help Your Child

Beyond Academics: How Cultural Integration Can Help Your Child

May 4th 2015 - Admin

Hand in hand with great schooling, children need to develop cultural knowledge and confident social skills when they relocate to the UK education system.

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Our education consultants offer their top tips for surviving the 11+ tests...

Surviving the 11+ Season

May 4th 2015 - Admin

For the frazzled and the faintly frantic. Our education consultants offer their top tips for surviving the 11+ tests...

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When you sit an exam, you stand or fall on your own – however, during the revision process, there are many good reasons to revise in a group setting.

Making Revision Count with Group Study Days

May 4th 2015 - Admin

When you sit an exam, you stand or fall on your own – however, during the revision process, there are many good reasons to revise in a group setting.

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Our school placement consultants have put together a quick guide to these four impressive British public schools.

Sevenoaks, St Paul’s, Westminster and Kings: Who, What and Why?

May 4th 2015 - Admin

Who gets into such elite schools, and what do they have to offer? Our school placement consultants have put together a quick guide to these four impressive British public schools.

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fostering a love of maths has never been more important to supercharge your child's career potential.

Maths Matters: How to Foster a Love of Maths in Your Child

May 4th 2015 - Admin

Britain has a somewhat unfortunate reputation for lagging behind other countries in the teaching and learning of maths. In today's economy, fostering a love of maths has never been more important to supercharge your child's career potential.

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