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What can you do to help your best A Level Economics students achieve the highest grades? This course explores a variety of proven techniques that we hope will also work...

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If you are new to teaching the second year of linear A Level Economics and would like a boost to your subject expertise and confidence, then this course is ideal...

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It’s your last chance to book a place on our 2016 exam revision tour.

Our intensive one-day exam coaching & revision courses are designed to focus students on the techniques and skills that examiners require them to demonstrate under pressure in the exam hall.

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AQA BUSS4 Revision Workshops

Various dates in April

Portsmouth, London, Cambridge, Birmingham, Manchester

AQA AS Psychology Revision Workshops

Various dates in April

Portsmouth, London, Cambridge, Birmingham

A Level Year 1 (AS) Economics Revision Workshops

Various dates in April

Birmingham, Manchester

A2 Economics Revision Workshops

April - May

Portsmouth, Cambridge, London, Birmingham, Manchester

AQA A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Revision Workshops

Various dates in April

Portsmouth, London, Cambridge, Birmingham, Manchester

Edexcel A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Revision Workshops

Various dates in April

London, Birmingham, Manchester

GCSE Business Revision Workshops

Various dates in May

London, Birmingham, Manchester

Introducing the first in our series of free revision webinars

This revision session will consider to what extent Zambia has failed to translate rapid economic growth into sustainable improvements in human development. It will also revise the concept of the...

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This session will focus on the balance of payments and exchange rate data for China and the USA included in extract 2 and revise the links between currency movements and the...

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This revision session will cover some of the main ideas in Game Theory and then explore how they can be used to score very high marks in your micro data...

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Business

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A Business Case Study: 'Caffix' – The £1 Café

3rd May 2016

"Caffix", a café in central London that tried to sell everything for £1, offers an excellent case study for Business Studies students as well as a great lesson in learning from...

PREDIJ Paragraph Structure

2nd May 2016

My encyclopaedic knowledge of marketing tells me it’ll never catch on, but I’ve been using PREDIJ paragraphs with my A2 students to get them demonstrating Level 4 judgement from ...

Investment Appraisal - Calculating Net Present Value

Revision videos

The basics of how to calculate present value and net present value are explained in this short revision video.

Introduction to the Cash Flow Forecast

Revision videos

The concept and basic structure of a cash flow forecast is explained in this short revision video.

How to Answer a 10 Mark Question for Edexcel A Level Business Year 1 (AS)

Exam technique advice

In this note I'm going to take a look at what is required for students to achieve a maximum score on the 10 mark questions in the Edexcel A Level Business...

Calculating Depreciation

Revision videos

Depreciation is the method by which the cost of a fall in value of fixed assets is recognised in the financial accounts of a business. This short revision video explains...

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The balance sheet is a snapshot of the assets and liabilities of a business at a moment in time and how those net assets are financed by capital and reserves....

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Economics

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Causes and Effects of Low Growth: Factors to Use in Exam Answers

3rd May 2016

A great article from Nouriel Roubini, containing a host of factors that could be used in exam answers looking at either the causes or effects of low growth.

Youth Unemployment in Spain

3rd May 2016

I have used this superb 2015 news report from Channel 4's Matt Frei when teaching the economics of youth unemployment. He visits a small town outside of Madrid where the majority...

The Difference between GDP and GNI

Revision videos

Why is the GNP of East Timor nearly four times their GDP? And why is Ireland's GNP only 85% of their GDP? This short revision video explains.

10 Examples of Non Tariff Barriers

Revision videos

Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) may include any policy measures other than tariffs that can impact trade flows. As average import tariffs in the world economy have fallen, so NTBs have become...

The Pattern of UK Trade

Revision videos

This short revision video looks at the commodity and geographical composition of UK trade in goods and services. The UK is the 9th largest export economy in the world and...

Halliburton and Baker Hughes call off $34bn merger

2nd May 2016

It's not often that a merger this large turns sour but in this case Halliburton and Baker Hughes the 2nd and 3rd largest oil services companies have walked away from...

Here is a classic example of increasing contestability: in this case an established incumbent, BT Openreach is making its network of ducts and poles available to a rival fibre optic...

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English

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Introducing The Professional Teacher

2nd February 2016

Teaching isn't easy. There are no simple solutions, no monopoly on what works best. But our new Professional Teacher channel will help take some of the strain.

GCSE / IGCSE English Literature Revision Quizzes

6th April 2015

Try some of these revision quizzes for core set texts, plays and poems for GCSE and iGCSE English Literature. Each time you take a quiz we load up ten different...

Teaching 19th Century English Texts - the New Teaching Resource from CUP, Zondle and tutor2u

8th February 2015

We're delighted to be partnering with Cambridge University Press (CUP) and Zondle to support the launch of a superb new teaching & learning resource for colleagues teaching GCSE English from...

Geography

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Most Powerful Earthquakes in History

2nd May 2016

Data produced by the US Geological Survey and reported in the Guardian finds that the 1960 Valdivia earthquake is the most powerful ever recorded with a magnitude of about 9.5. More recent...

Using a mnemonic to remember top Geography GCSE tips in the exam hall

1st May 2016

Trying to remember all the advice and techniques in the tension-arena of the exam hall with the clock ticking down is one of the hardest areas for students to master....

Oxygen loss in oceans is now a real threat.

29th April 2016

Scientists have been studying the levels of oxygen in the World's oceans and trends show that there is a noticeable and very worrying reduction.

Water, water, everywhere .... except when it bottles it.

27th April 2016

The rising global demand for water is pushing this essential human requirement higher up the list of critical resource exploitation issues. A number of concepts are being applied to water...

The global impact of the largest volcanic eruption in recorded history: The Year without Summer.

24th April 2016

In 1815, the year of the Battle of Waterloo, another event was occurring half way around the globe with a world-wide impact that would last for decades. In the Dutch East...

A week since the Ecuador earthquake

24th April 2016

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake, followed by several strong aftershocks this week has devastated Pedernales and several other towns in Ecuador.

You're getting to the end of the course with your Year 11 GCSE geography class and you want to check they're revising at home effectively.

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History

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Introducing The Professional Teacher

2nd February 2016

Teaching isn't easy. There are no simple solutions, no monopoly on what works best. But our new Professional Teacher channel will help take some of the strain.

Hitler's "Mein Kampf" Published Again in Germany

28th December 2015

A controversial and sensitive issue in Germany and beyond is raised by the news that Hitler's book, "Mein Kampf," is to be published in Germany at the start of 2016.

Stunning Drone Video Tour of Auschwitz

7th August 2015

A short and poignant video tour here - with a difference. Using drone technology, viewers are taking on an aerial tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp as it is today.

Law

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Delegated Legislation and Parliamentary Law Making - How Do They Compare?

14th March 2016

It’s true to say that delegated legislation is not the most exciting of legal areas, but it’s an important topic to know about - there’s a huge...

A legal lowdown of the European Union (EU)

11th February 2016

Recent weeks have seen a lot in the news about the EU and our relationship with it - but what exactly is the EU? 

Michael Gove Goes to Prison

9th February 2016

It's ok. Don't worry. Michael Gove, the Justice Secretary, is only making a fleeting visit to a new prison. However, this Channel 4 video which follows Gove provides a useful introduction...

How to Tackle Scenario Questions in Criminal Law

3rd February 2016

Here's a great technique for answering those tough criminal law scenario questions for non-fatal offences.

Introducing The Professional Teacher

2nd February 2016

Teaching isn't easy. There are no simple solutions, no monopoly on what works best. But our new Professional Teacher channel will help take some of the strain.

WOW! Law 2014 Teaching Resource Folders

28th January 2016

We checked the store room just now and found a few pristine copies of the full delegate resource folder for WOW! Law 2014!  The folder is packed with superb, timeless...

Over 100 A Level & BTEC Law teachers joined us for WOW! Law 2015. We've still got few of the bumper delegate resource folders left - which can now be ordered at a...

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Politics

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Obama the Comedian

26th April 2016

Saturday will see the final White House Correspondent's Association Dinner of the Obama administration, where the President will take the jokes from comedians and press, before dishing out much himself....

Anywhere but Westminster? Does refurbishment give Politics a chance to re-engage?

25th April 2016

The very thorny issue of how to undertake urgently needed refurbishment of Westminster Palace has reared its head again this week, as David Cameron calls for MPs to remain in...

Boris and Dave - how different are they?

25th April 2016

I don't know about you, but I'm finding the whole EU referendum debate a really insightful examination of the behaviour of our politicians. I find it incredible that politicians from...

Onboard Air Force One

23rd April 2016

Ever wondered what it would be like to fly about the most iconic plane in the world? Air Force touched down in London this week as President Obama met the...

Elections 2016: Local Elections - Key Areas for the Parties

20th April 2016

This is the first blog post in a 2016 UK Elections series which will cover the devolved elections, London mayoral elections, Police and Crime Commissioners and local elections. I hope you...

How Powerful is the UK in Europe?

20th April 2016

There has been a debate raging about just how powerful the UK actually is in Europe. Is the UK powerful in just one institution or both the major players, the...

I kid you not loyal blog readers, yesterday saw an election take place to elect a member of the House Lords. Now I can assure you that I have not...

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Psychology

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AS Psychology - Cognitive Revision Lesson PowerPoint & Handout

3rd May 2016

Haven't got time to plan a revision lesson? Download our free cognitive psychology revision PowerPoint and handout, which covers all of the key content.

Psychopathology - Definitions of Abnormality

Revision Podcasts

In this A Level / IB Psychology revision podcast, we cover the key definitions of abnormality

Research Methods - Measures of Central Tendency

Revision videos

The key measures of central tendency are outlined in this revision video

Research Methods - Mann Whitney U

Revision videos

This A Level / IB revision video for research methods looks at Mann Whitney U

Research Methods - Choosing Inferential Statistics

Revision videos

This A Level / IB Psychology research methods revision video discusses the choice of inferential statistics.

Research Methods - Interpreting Inferential Statistics

Revision videos

This A Level / IB Psychology revision video for Research Methods looks at interpreting inferential statistics.

Religious Studies

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The Ethics Behind Meat-Eating

4th March 2016

Does eating meat make you a murderer?

Introducing The Professional Teacher

2nd February 2016

Teaching isn't easy. There are no simple solutions, no monopoly on what works best. But our new Professional Teacher channel will help take some of the strain.

Abortion in Northern Ireland - the Religious Divide

14th January 2016

Few issues are more divisive than that of abortion - particularly in Northern Ireland where it remains illegal.

Why Do People Become Islamic Extremists?

13th January 2016

What makes someone become an Islamic extremist?

Sunni and Shia Divide Explained

13th January 2016

This short (90 second) video from The Telegraph provides a useful summary of the reasons for the divide between Sunni and Shia muslims.

Margaret John - Why I Support Assisted Dying

28th August 2015

A timely video here from the Economist ahead of the upcoming parliamentary vote on whether to overturn the ban on assisted suicide.

Sociology

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Introducing The Professional Teacher

2nd February 2016

Teaching isn't easy. There are no simple solutions, no monopoly on what works best. But our new Professional Teacher channel will help take some of the strain.

Slavery in London

14th January 2016

Every years thousands of overseas workers come to London to work for their rich employers. The result, some might argue, is modern-day slavery on the streets of one of the...

Societal Change and Caesarean Sections

13th January 2016

Caesarean section rates have increased dramatically around the globe in recent years and they have proven controversial. The reasons for the increase use of Caesarean sections is partly medically-related,...

Growing Old in America's Prisons

28th August 2015

A fascinating insight here into the life of elderly prisoners who make up an increasing number of America's 2 million+ inmates.

What is stratification?

Study notes

Stratification describes the way in which different groups of people are placed within society.

New GCSE Sociology - Teaching Content from September 2017

3rd August 2015

The DfE has published the draft proposed subject content for the new GCSE Sociology for first teaching from September 2017.The draft teaching content is now open to consultation and responses...

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Ireland has become the first country in the world to vote on same-sex marriage in a national referendum. This short BBC video takes a look at how the issue of...

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