A Level

Self-Teaching Yourself to Success

Saj Devshi | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Saj Devshi

A passing idea to keep my mind occupied snowballed into something bigger and I now run one of the most popular Psychology A level blogs on the internet. If I have learnt anything in the last year or so, it is that anything is possible if you put your mind to it and you're will is such that you wont take no for an answer, even from yourself.

Girls' A-level Choices are Locking Them Out of Creative Industries Too

Polly Courtney | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Polly Courtney

The idea that painters, writers, dancers, designers and musicians can exist on the basis of their creativity alone is misplaced and out of date. I am one of a small but growing number of creative who benefits from a scientific background.

A-Level Disappointment Can Be Turned to Students' Advantage

Dr Matthew Smith | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Dr Matthew Smith

It is always worth keeping in mind that disappointment can be turned into an opportunity. Life works out in different ways and disappointments like not achieving the A-Levels results you desired are part of life.

University Isn't for Everyone - Politicians Need to Promote Apprenticeships Amongst School Leavers

Richard Grice | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Richard Grice

For too long, a stigma clouded apprenticeships. But now that stigma has gone. A degree is no longer the only route that the ambitious and capable can take on their way to fulfilling their potential. Apprenticeships are a wholly viable option. A-Level leavers must make the choice that is right for them as individuals.

Cambridge University To Set Tough New Maths A-Levels

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Cambridge professors will set tough new maths A-levels after the university became the first to intervene in the exams system. Mathematicians will ...

I Didn't Achieve the A-Level Results I Wanted, So What are My Options Now?

Alex Dyer | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Dyer

Well, first of all what ever happens don't worry or panic (Many people will!) I would say that these are your best options - all are creditworthy and all will help you to succeed in the future:

University Admissions Systems Undergoing Radical Change

The Guardian | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A move to a system in which students apply to university once they have their A-level grades, or equivalent, is thought to be long overdue in most edu...

Lucy Sherriff

Quadriplegic Student Gains Place At University After 12-Hour Exam

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.10.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A dedicated pupil sat a 12-hour exam in order to pursue his dream of going to university- despite not being able to walk, write or speak. Isaac Mal...

Edexcel A-Level Results Posted Online Almost A Week Too Early In Yet Another Exam Blunder

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Students were hit by yet another exam board blunder on Saturday as A-level results were posted online almost a week earlier than the official release ...

Edexcel A-Level Results Posted Online Almost A Week Too Early In Yet Another Exam Blunder

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK

Students were hit by yet another exam board blunder on Saturday as A-level results were posted online almost a week earlier than the official release ...