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Best Language Learning Trends in 2024

We look at the top language trends of 2024, what we think will take language learning by storm and what you can expect this year and look out for.

International Day of Education: Why Should We Care About It?

Read on to find out more about The International Day of Education, what it is, who it affects, and why you and everyone you know should care about it…

Advice From a Teacher: How Can I Help My Child If They Fail Their Mock Exams?

If your child has failed their mock exams and is feeling overwhelmed, here's some advice from a teacher on how to support them the right way.

What Are Mock Exams and Why Are They Important?

With exam season fast approaching it’s key that your child gets things right in their mock exams. Let us guide you through this all important step.

How to Keep Your Children Occupied Over the Christmas Holidays

From festive baking to fun language learning apps, there’s lots of fun to be had during the winter break. Plus, discover some seasonal homework tips.

Mock Exams - How to use them to your child's advantage

We know most students sitting their GCSEs don’t focus on their mocks but they’re definitely an indication of what’s to come, so it’s a good idea to use the mocks as a learning experience for the real thing.

GoStudent VR: Taking language learning to the next level with VR technology!

GoStudent VR is here - we're taking immersive language learning to our students!

10 of the Best Half Term Activities for Your Child

Cooking? Gardening? Museum visits? Family film nights? These are just some of the super-fun half-term activities you and your child can enjoy this half term.

Do it like Denise: Tutoring with GoStudent

Denise talks all things tutoring with us at GoStudent, from Betsy's love of the platform to why it's important as a busy working mum to support your child.

Affected by RAAC school closures? Help your child reconnect with remote learning.

If your kids are returning to school remotely due to RAAC school closures, we’re here to help with our top tips for getting the most from online learning.

Back to School: 5 Essentials to Kick Off the New Academic Year

It’s that time of year again, so make sure your child is getting prepared for back to school this September the right way.

When does school start? Essential back to school dates for your calendar

If you’re not quite sure when the kids go back to school in your area, we’ve got you covered with all the important dates for the 2023/2024 academic year.

SQA Results Day 2023: Important Information About How to Get Scottish Exam Results

If you’re one of the thousands of people awaiting Scottish exam results, we’ve got all the most important information for you about SQA results day 2023.

Leaving Cert Results 2023: Important information to help you support your child

If you’re not sure about when or how to get hold of your child’s Leaving Cert results, we’ve got you covered with our guide to Leaving Cert results 2023.

GCSE Results Day 2023 FAQ: Get Ready and Prepare Yourself For The Big Day

If you’re waiting nervously for your GCSE exam results to come out, we’re here to help. We’ve compiled all the key information about GCSE results day 2023.

A-Level Results Day 2023 FAQ

You’ve done the revision, sat the exam, and now the real waiting game begins. With A-level results day on the horizon, here’s everything you need to know.

Our Glastonbury Highlighters Playlist: The Best Festival Tunes to Help You Revise

If you’re stuck under a pile of revision while everyone else enjoys festival season, we’ve got just the thing to help you out – our Glastonbury playlist!

Benefits of Reading: Positive Impacts for All Ages Everyday

Discover what the benefits of reading for kids and adults are and how to unlock the positive impact books can have on your life.

The Easiest Ways to Prepare for Exams

GoStudent share their top tips on how to get your students ready for exam day with the best preparation advice and efficient revision strategies.

GoStudent's Go-to-Guide to Extra Exam Time for Kids

Sometimes life can pile extra pressure on children due to illness or unpredictable events. Find out everything you need to know about extra exam time here.

Are You Entitled to Extenuating Circumstances in Exams?

Read our Learning Expert’s advice on how to recognise when your child might be eligible for an extenuating circumstances entitlement, and how to apply.

Top 5 Brain Foods for Passing Exams

What are the top foods kids need to eat so they can pass exams? These brain foods will help with studying and memory. Plus the foods kids should avoid!

What GCSEs Do You Need to Be a Vet?

If you're considering becoming a vet, then this is for you. Click here for answers to all of your big questions like, what GCSEs do you need to be a vet?.

Everyday Activities to Teach Your Child Financial Literacy

From investing to banking, and saving to budgeting skills, we need to step up and adopt everyday activities to teach our children financial literacy.

AI and the Future of Education

As a company that helps students learn with tailor-made tutoring in virtual classrooms, GoStudent seeks to understand how young people see education today. Join us and learn more!

Easter Arts and Crafts: Fantastic Ideas to Try at Home!

The holidays are fast-approaching and you’re fresh out of ideas. Fear not! We’re here to help you make some seasonal arts and crafts with your family!

Easter Activities for the Holidays: Keep the Kids Entertained Without Shelling Out

Looking for Easter activities to keep the kids entertained over the holidays? We’ve got it cracked with a selection of simple things to do in any weather!

What GCSEs Do You Need to Be a Doctor in the UK?

What GCSEs do you need to be a doctor? Click here to find out how to make the right decisions to set you on the road to medical school.

How to Help Your Child Achieve Their Dream Job? Tips for Parents

The GoStudent Future of Education Report found out what the top dream industries are for young people today. Find out how to help your child get there...

15 of the Best Children's Books That Every Young Person Should Read

With World Book Day on the horizon, we’ve put together our list of books all kids should read. Enjoy these old and new classics with your bookworm!