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ICT: an important building block for a successful career

For those of us who have been working for over two decades the transformation in what we do at work and how we do it are almost beyond comprehension. The digital age has turned working life on its head in many respects. (The same is true of many aspects of our private life … few […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 3 minutes to read

The accordion is unique in the way it has an air valve.

The importance of reading

When you reflect on your childhood you hopefully recall some pleasurable literary experiences. Your parents, grandparents, adult friends and teachers may have guided you through enchanting picture books. This may, like me, have led to you relishing reading the adventures of the Famous Five or the Secret Seven (and crying when Charlotte the spider died […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 3 minutes to read

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Learning ICT – how useful is it?

In a world where technology is a second nature to most teenagers, some parents and pupils are beginning to question the relevance of ICT. Many students find themselves being taught things they’ve either known for years or can pick up within fifteen minutes, meaning that some can become bored and disillusioned with the subject. However, […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 3 minutes to read

Arts and Hobbies

How can you get better at drawing?

Improving Your Drawing

“Perhaps imagination is only intelligence having fun.” - George Scialabba How many people are creative in their everyday lives? Most people say they’d like to take up a creative hobby and drawing and painting are great at developing your creativity. But how can you learn to draw without having to attend art school? Here are […]

2 July 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

How can you learn to draw for free?

Learning to Draw for Free

"Drawing is the artist's most direct and spontaneous expression, a species of writing: it reveals, better than does painting, his true personality." - Edgar Degas So many people in the UK are drawn to creative hobbies. After all, they can be both relaxing and rewarding. But do you prefer knitting or working with pastels? If […]

2 July 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

How can you learn to draw for free?

Where to Learn to Draw for Free

“Every artist was first an amateur” - Ralph Waldo Emerson Dance classes or music lessons can end up costing quite a bit but if there's one hobby that is quite cheap to take up, it's learning how to draw. So how can you learn how to draw without having to pay to go to art […]

2 July 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

Health and Fitness

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The Top Full Body Workouts For Bodybuilding | How To Stay fit At Home

Stuck at home? The whole world is confined in their homes, even simple things such as running outside are under threat due to the outbreak of the virus. Under such unfortunate circumstances, how does one stay fit at home? The virus is not the entire problem, building your immunity is important and in the long […]

14 April 2020 ∙ 8 minutes to read

Learn yoga online

Find the Best Yoga Classes Near Me | Learn Yoga Online

Yoga (Sanskrit for "union") is your connection with your innermost self. People practice yoga as a means of attaining calmness of mind in order to experience this connection. Yoga cannot be 'done'. Yoga can only be 'understood'. Most people enter the world of yoga with the intention of attaining physical fitness, gaining body strength and […]

11 April 2020 ∙ 8 minutes to read

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How to Learn Boxing Online: Resources For Online Boxing

Boxing training: it's something we've all seen in movies and TV series. From the infamous Rocky series to televised sparring between world class boxers. The gym and boxing ring have become legends in the minds of millions of people around the world. While there are still some risks associated with the sport, for many, this also […]

18 March 2020 ∙ 6 minutes to read

Languages

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Why studying German at school is so important

Germany is the economic engine of Europe, and the political driver of the European Union. Our commercial relationship with the country is undoubted: in 2012, the UK overtook France as Germany’s biggest global trade partner and, as The Telegraph newspaper put it, ‘British suppliers and manufacturers are deeply integrated into the German industrial machine and […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 2 minutes to read

What are GCSEs like now?

English as a second language tips: improving your pronunciation

Those learning English as a second language often say that one of the most difficult areas to master is pronunciation. Unlike languages such as Spanish or Italian, which are relatively easy to pronounce, English has quite a few difficult phonemes (like ‘igh’), which do not necessarily sound the way a non-native speaker would instinctively read […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 4 minutes to read

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Why aren’t more students learning Mandarin Chinese?

There’s a certain irony in teaching modern foreign languages.  For sure, schools are attempting to halt the free-fall the numbers of students taking foreign languages by using many different persuading arguments.  We hear about how it will help you in a more globalised world – particularly one in which Chinese and Mandarin in particular are […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 4 minutes to read

Music

What does an electronic keyboard do?

Playing The Keyboard

While most people know what a keyboard looks like, some may not be aware that an electronic keyboard is a musical instrument that includes a range of features such as accompaniments, voices, a power amplifier and small speakers. The term keyboard can often refer to more than just one type of musical device, including synthesizers, […]

15 April 2020 ∙ 6 minutes to read

All you need to know about playing the harpsichord.

Playing Harpsichord

The harpsichord is just one of the instruments that make up the keyboard family. Though the harpsichord isn't as well-known as the piano, the organ, or the electronic keyboard, it has as much earned its place as one of the keyboard instruments! The harpsichord is known by some quite wide-ranging names across Europe. For instance, […]

15 April 2020 ∙ 6 minutes to read

The accordion is unique in the way it has an air valve.

Playing Accordion

The accordion is known by many names across Europe: accordéon (in French), Handharmonika or Akkordeon (in German) and armonica a manticino (in Italian), but they all basically point back to a hand-held musical instrument that consists of a treble and bass casing and has an external keyboard (or buttons), with hand-operated bellows. The accordion was […]

15 April 2020 ∙ 6 minutes to read

Professional Development

Accountants must follow a set of rules and principles.

What Are The Golden Rules Of Basic Accounting? | Scope of Accountancy

India has a special relationship with numbers! From Mathematics to accountancy, there have been subjects that Indians absolutely adore. Accountancy is one of those subjects, if you fall in love with it, you can grow exponentially in the field. So many career opportunities in the field. You can be assured that learning accountancy is a […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

What are the benefits of continuing education?

Continuing Education at a Glance

“Non est ad astra mollis e terris via" (There is no easy way from the earth to the stars) - Seneca Continuing education is an opportunity to go back to school once you’ve started working. Whether you want to further your career or change careers, there’s training and courses available for everyone. Most people accept […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes to read

How much does it cost to be a mature student?

The Cost of Being a Mature Student

“Job training empowers people to realize their dreams and improve their lives.” - Sylvia Mathews Burwell Have you done a skills appraisal and decided that it’s time to study some more? There were 140,000 mature students in the UK in 2017. Plenty of people are going back to school to gain new skills, change careers, […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 6 minutes to read

Tutoring

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Tips for tutors: 10 things you should take into every lesson

I think it’s safe to say that most tutors like their students to come well-prepared with bits and pieces.  After all, all the material that they’ve been using to learn with is what they’ll need to use to revise and most likely the things that you’re going to need to use during the sessions. However, […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 5 minutes to read

How do you become a private webcam tutor?

Tips for tutors: what works best – according to kids…

If you really want to help your students enjoy the process of learning, the best place to start could be with the children themselves. This article contains answers from children who were asked what teachers and tutors can do to help them be more interested in and excited about the academic world. When you tutor you can help […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 5 minutes to read

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Tips for tutors: developing critical thinking in your students

Tutoring students to pass an exam is one thing. Setting out to improve students critical thinking skills, to help them develop their knowledge of how to look at a problem and analyse it thoroughly requires different skills. The purpose of this blog post is to look at the technique of critical thinking, and give tutors […]

24 June 2020 ∙ 5 minutes to read