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Student exam workshops

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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A Level Year 1 (AS) Economics Revision Workshops

Manchester, Leeds, London, Bristol, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Cambridge

Join us for these intensive one-day exam coaching & revision workshops to help students prepare for the two exam papers in Year 1 (AS) of the new A Level Economics.

AQA BUSS4 Revision Workshops

Gateshead, Leeds, Manchester, London, Bristol, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Cambridge

Join Jim Riley and the rest of the tutor2u BUSS4 team for an intensive day designed to prepare students for the challenges of BUSS4 in June 2016. Highly recommended.

A2 Economics Revision Workshops

Manchester, Leeds, London, Bristol, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Cambridge

This exam coaching and revision workshop is designed to support A2 Economics students in the final phase of their preparation for exams in June 2016. The workshop combines exam technique advice...

AQA A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Revision Workshops

Gateshead, Leeds, Manchester, London, Bristol, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Cambridge

Join Graham Prior and the team for this intensive one-day exam workshop to help students perform to their best in the first AQA A Level Business Year 1 (AS) exams in...

Edexcel A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Revision Workshops

Gateshead, Manchester, London, Bristol, Birmingham

This intensive one-day exam technique and revision workshop is designed to help Edexcel A Level Business students maximise their performance in the first-ever Edexcel A Level Business Year 1 (AS) exams...

AQA AS Psychology Revision Workshops

Manchester, London, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Cambridge

Join the tutor2u Psychology team for an intensive day of revision and exam technique practice for AQA AS Psychology (new spec). We've packed a huge amount into the five...

GCSE Business Revision Workshops

London, Birmingham, Manchester

Join Graham Prior, Michelle Stephenson and Jim Riley for tutor2u's intensive one-day revision workshops focusing on the key exam skills and core topics required for success in GCSE Business...

CPD courses

tutor2u’s acclaimed, resource-packed CPD courses: practical, high quality and superb value for money.

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AQA BUSS4 Section A Briefing 2016

London, Manchester

Let tutor2u take the strain with the 2016 AQA BUSS4 Research Theme on e-commerce. Jim Riley & Graham Prior put over 200 hours of preparation into understanding the BUSS4 research theme and...

Teaching Global Economics at A Level

London

The global context of Economics is even more prominent in the teaching content of the new A Level Economics specifications as well as being core to student performance in the...

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The Professional Teacher

Our dedicated tutor2u channel to support teaching professionals in the classroom and beyond

This old-ish article from the BBC remains one of my favourites in terms of getting a quick snapshot of  the effectiveness of different revision techniques, as it is...

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Revision techniques - the good, the not-so-good, and the useless

10th February 2016

This old-ish article from the BBC remains one of my favourites in terms of getting a quick snapshot of  the effectiveness of different revision techniques, as it is...

How to help anxious students

10th February 2016

I've spoken to lots of parents recently who are concerned about anxiety in their children, especially as the summer exams start to become a very real focus. What can you...

Government (finally!) confirms teacher shortages

10th February 2016

A report this week from the National Audit Office confirms what most of us have known for some time - there is a national shortage of teachers. The NAO said...

eBooks or traditional books in the classroom?

8th February 2016

I was really interested by this BBC report on the impact that eBooks are having in classrooms, compared with traditional books. 

How to jazz up your PowerPoints with an embedded video

8th February 2016

It can be really awkward trying to open and close windows on a computer screen in front of a restless class - try embedding your YouTube videos into your PowerPoints...

What to do with students who don't pay attention

8th February 2016

I love posters and infographics in a classroom - this one from Mia MacMeekin is a helpful, visual way of providing hints and tips for practical strategies on how to...

Business

AQA A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Topic Worksheets and Case Studies

10th February 2016

This resource is ideal for those crucial revision lessons as the summer exams approach.  Our collection of topic-by-topic worksheets and case studies provides complete coverage of the...

Teaching Quantitative Skills & Numerical Concepts - Teaching Resource Pack

10th February 2016

We were delighted with the response of business teaching colleagues to the bumper collection of new teaching resources & approaches on the recent Teaching Quantitative Skills & Numerical Concepts CPD course.

Edexcel A Level Business Year 1 (AS) Topic Worksheets and Case Studies

10th February 2016

Perfect for revision lessons, our collection of topic-by-topic worksheets and case studies provides complete coverage of the Edexcel A level Business Year 1 (AS) teaching content.

Topic of the Day: Product Life Cycle

10th February 2016

Our business topic of the day is "Product Life Cycle". Get to grips with this key concept using our study notes, presentations, and more!

Meet Sundar Pichai - the $199m CEO

9th February 2016

How important are financial methods of motivations for a CEO?  Sundar Pichai - the CEO of Google - has been given a significant incentive to stay with the...

Technological Change at the Supermarket

9th February 2016

This video highlights a series of technological innovations designed to improve the customer experience in a grocery store.

If you follow tutor2u Business on Twitter, you’ll have noticed we’ve been experimenting recently and sharing different business topics every day.

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Economics

Businesses switch to dynamic pricing

10th February 2016

From hotels renting out their spare car parking spaces to highly flexible prices in the gym industry and a business such as Amazon changing their price lists ever ten minutes,...

What have Trade Unions ever done for us?

10th February 2016

For students born in the aftermath of Thatcherite reform which cast the unions as the industrial bogeyman, this TUC video goes some way towards redressing the balance. So what have...

Scale of UK food bank use continues to grow

10th February 2016

New data from the Trussell Trust finds that the number of people given emergency food help has continued to grow with over 1 million people receiving assistance in 2014-15 compared to 128,000...

Apprenticeships lower German youth unemployment

10th February 2016

Britain has always lagged behind our Continental rivals in providing vocational training and this clip from BBC news highlights the apprenticeship system operated by Siemens - its costs/benefits...

Beer Mergers: Asahi buys Peroni and Grolsch

10th February 2016

As part of the AB InBev SABMiller deal, the mega-brewer has been forced to divest itself of some of its brands. 

FT Video: Takeovers Explained

10th February 2016

An excellent short resource to use when teaching the economics of business takeovers. n the first part of the new FT video series Finance Decoded, City editor Jonathan Guthrie...

Our economics topic of the day is “Barriers to Entry”. Revise this key concept using our study notes, presentations, and more!

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English

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

Why Wildfires are Necessary

7th February 2016

This excellent new animated video from TEDEd explains the key benefits of wildfires.

Characteristics of a sustainable city

Study notes

Sustainable cities, sometimes known as ecological or ‘eco’ cities, are settlements designed to have as little impact on the environment as possible. We summarise the various techniques through which the...

Ecosystem Succession

Study notes

An ecosystem succession is the changing phases of dominant plant species occupying a particular climatic habitat or ecosystem.

Can volcanic eruptions be predicted?

4th February 2016

It is a mission that has been attempted many times; sometimes with fatal results as volcanologists have been caught on volcano summits when they erupt as they attempted to find...

40 Maps That Explain the World

3rd February 2016

A fascinating series of maps that helps put things into context when it comes to broadening our understanding of the world. 

Are Vertical Farms the Future of Agriculture?

2nd February 2016

Let your students watch this engaging 10 minute video on Vertical Farms and see how they respond. 

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.

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History

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

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...

WOW! Law 2015 Teaching Resource Folders

28th January 2016

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...

Meet the New Crime Fighting Force - Senior Citizens

27th January 2016

Some great footage captured by CCTV in this short Telegraph video which showcases five examples of pensioners who took on criminals.

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Forensic scientists have devised a test that examines blood samples left at crime scenes to predict the age of crime suspects to within four years. 

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Politics

Who is Marco Rubio?

9th February 2016

The youngest candidate left in the 2016 Presidential Campaign, Marco Rubio may still be a decent bet if the Republicans want to get their man into the...

Analysis of North Korea's latest missile test

8th February 2016

Earlier this week, North Korea claimed that it had successfully deployed a long-range missile, following its apparent H-bomb test in January. If reports are to be believed, both...

Britain's right wing press

8th February 2016

A YouGov poll published this week shows that Britons believe their press to be the most right-wing in Europe, with only 32% of people saying that the media hits the right...

Winston's War-Winning Words

8th February 2016

Winston Churchill realised the importance of great speeches and even greater oratory - many of his words from WW2 are still quoted today. Churchill wrote his own speeches, and ...

Donald Trump Will Never be President - His Mouth is Too Small

7th February 2016

You won't find this kind of analysis in the A Level Politics textbooks. 

The use of social media to drive political change

7th February 2016

Social media - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc - is increasingly being used to drive forward political change, and is worth looking more closely at especially for students of global politics.

This week's Economist contains an impressively-researched data chart, showing the relationship between the number of political TV ads (both positive and negative adverts) and the impact that those adverts have...

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Psychology

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.

Role of Peer Review in the Scientific Process

Study notes

Peer review is a process that takes place before a study is published to ensure that the research is of a high quality, contributes to the field of research and...

Research Control

Study notes

There are several ways in which research can be controlled to eliminate extraneous variables.

Sampling Techniques

Study notes

A population is an entire group with specified characteristics. The target group/population is the desired population subgroup to be studied, and therefore want research findings to generalise to. A...

Content and Thematic Analysis

Study notes

Content analysis refers to the process in which presentations of behaviour or qualitative data from self-reports are analysed.

Correlations

Study notes

Psychologists are not alone in their use of correlations, in fact many disciplines will use the method.  A correlation checks to see if two sets of numbers are related;...

31st January 2016

Case Studies

Case studies are very detailed investigations of an individual or small group of people, usually regarding an unusual phenomenon or biographical event of interest to a research field. Due to...

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Religious Studies

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.

Free Will and Determinism

1st March 2015

Sociology

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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