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Welcome to Limbo

I’m in limbo. A strange cartwheeling in-between. Not quite a teacher (not even quite a trainee) but no longer unrealised. In August I will be embarking on a school-centred initial teacher training scheme, and it feels SO good to know for sure. 242 more words


Don't be Intimidated

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In the run-up to applying to Oxford, you’re going to come across other potential applicants, be it at school, open days or talks and they may well seem truly terrifying. 208 more words


My UCAS Personal Statement

My poor mother must have wondered why she could not have a daughter who played with toys rather than taking them apart. As a child, I was both the problem-solver and the troublemaker. 600 more words


Planning Ahead...

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If you’ve made up your mind that you want to apply, it’s now all about the planning. 222 more words


How to choose the right degree for you at University

Choosing a degree can feel like a daunting, arduous task and can lead you to feeling like pulling your hair out with all the options out there. 964 more words

Dropping Out

University - Part One - Living at home or living in.

It’s strange to think that it’s over a year since I applied to UCAS with my top 5 university choices, what an ordeal that was. Wow, a year ago, I feel old. 309 more words

The Medical School Application : A Survivors Story

So chances are if you’re not one of my devoted readers (hi fam), you’re a student about to enter the terrifying prospect of the med school application process.  1,795 more words