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Sutton Trust Summer School Programme (UK)

The Sutton Trust has announced that its Summer Schools programme will re-open for application in January 2017.

The Sutton Trust summer schools programme provides year students from non-privileged backgrounds with an opportunity to taste student life. 118 more words

Funding Updates

It’s All in the Name… The Brilliant Club

Last week I felt hugely privileged to give the keynote speech at The Brilliant Club’s tutor training weekend. For the uninitiated, The Brilliant Club delivers university style tutorials to small groups of pupils, enhancing academic skills and knowledge, in order to widen access to highly selective universities.  706 more words

Four in Ten Teachers Have Been Private Tutors, says Sutton Trust Report

New Sutton Trust report values private tuition market at up to £2bn

More than four in ten state school teachers have been paid to tutor outside of their main teaching role at some point during their careers, according to new research from the Sutton Trust. 628 more words



I have many skills; I am a master at procrastination. I can always think of something to do rather than work. Blogging is a good example of this. 217 more words


Summer: Time to Chillax

I’m writing this post from my parents’ holiday apartment in Tenby, Pembrokeshire. I’m here for a few days with my two best friends – also teachers – for some chill time. 298 more words


The Sutton Trust History Summer School

A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to help with the implementation of this year’s Sutton Trust History Summer School, hosted by the University of Edinburgh’s History department. 577 more words

Art History