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Maria Vole

Maria is a GoStudent learning expert originally from Norway, but based in London. She holds a Masters degree from The University of Edinburgh and has long experience in teaching languages to both children and adults. Maria has a strong interest in education and is eager to make you learn more on developing your kid’s study skills.

International Women’s Day: History, Significance, and How You Can Get Involved

Do you know what International Women’s Day is all about? Check out our article explaining the significance of this day!

Our Top 5 Homework Tips for Parents

There are several steps you can take to help your kids have a more positive outlook on homework. From healthy snacks to study plans, this is how you can support your kids and help them get through their homework quicker and easier.

Scotland School Holiday and Term Dates 2022

For parents, staying on top of when your child needs to be in school is key. Here’s our guide to term dates and school holidays for each of the 32 council areas in Scotland.

Northern Ireland School Holiday and Term Dates 2022/23

Are you planning for the school year ahead? Check out our guide to Northern Ireland term dates and school holidays to make sure you’re on top of the important dates.

School Catchment Areas: How Do They Work?

Getting to grips with school catchment areas for your child’s schooling can be confusing. Check out our guide to school catchment areas across the UK

Great Museums in the Capital - What is the Best Museum for Kids in London?

Going to the museum is a great way to spend a day out with kids, but not all museums are kid-friendly. Check out our guide to the best museums for kids in London!

Your Guide to The Best Day Trips From London With Children

Are you looking for a great day trip from London with kids? Check out our top picks for destinations!

The Best Rainy Day Activities in London With Kids

A rainy day doesn’t have to be boring - check out our guide to the best rainy day activities in London with kids!

Extracurricular Activities That Will Boost Your Uni Application

In order to boost your chances of being accepted to the university of your choice, taking part in extracurricular activities can be helpful – keep reading to find out more!

Using GCSE English Past Papers As a Revision Tool (With Free downloadable Past Papers)

If you’re preparing for English GCSEs, using past papers as a revision tool could be very helpful. Check out our guide to GCSE English past papers here!

Learning From Home: Homeschooling Around the World

Homeschooling is an increasingly popular option among parents. Check out our article on homeschooling around the world!

Teaching Climate Change to GCSE Students

As the climate crisis looms, a new GCSE course focused on teaching young people about climate change has been announced by the DofE.

MyTutor Reviews: Is MyTutor a Good Solution for Kids Who Need Tutoring?

MyTutor is a popular choice among parents who want to find a great tutoring site for their kids. Check out our review of the online tutoring service!

What Is Cooperative Learning, and Why Is it Important?

You may have heard of cooperative learning, but do you know what this educational approach is all about? Check out our overview to find out more.

What’s the Best Co-Parents App for Families in the UK?

Co-parenting isn’t always easy, but there are apps that can help! Check out our guide for the best co-parents apps.