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Why I dropped Chemistry.

Today my ‘little’ brother had his first day at sixth form college…he’s going to be doing five A-levels (excluding general studies etc) and upon looking at his considerably full timetable, I briefly considered what it would have been like if I had taken on that many subjects. 979 more words

My thoughts on the current examination system


As a sixth form student I have recently completed my first year of A levels (AS levels) and am now starting my second year of A levels (A2). 386 more words

A Level


Never have I been more nervous in my entire life.

Although I had been quite pleased with how I thought they had gone, I knew that the mark on the piece of paper could tell something completely different. 185 more words



It’s 12:22 AM where I am and I should probably go to sleep considering my first day back it school is the day after tomorrow/tomorrow… basically it’s Wednesday. 119 more words


Michael Gove's Education Reforms: A View from Abroad

When I first found out that former education secretary Michael Gove’s education reforms meant that GCSE and A-level students in England would no longer be allowed to re-sit modules, my first reaction was a mental fist pump. 456 more words


Preparing for A-Levels

I’m not sure if I’m the right person to tell you how to prepare for your a-levels but this year I will be joining Year 12 and that’s a really scary thought. 831 more words


Adorable stationary, Options & Gossip Girl


A few things got sorted out today. I found a totally cute notebook + equally cute pen from Paperchase. I would post a photo but it’s extremely dark and I don’t think fluorescent lighting would flatter my purchases. 408 more words