The Sherpa Blog

STEM, Education and Online Tutoring News from the Sherpa Team.

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Developing a positive growth mindset for success
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Oliver W

1 year ago

Having a growth mindset can help you face challenges and continue to develop throughout your life. Most successful people continue self-improvement even after "making it". So should you!
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Mock Exam Season - Our Revision Checklist
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Russell Kilgour

1 year ago

Mock exams are right around the corner, some have even started! This guide will help you get back into revision mode and allow you to make the most of your study time.
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Global Education: What is it?
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Learn about Global education and why it is so important, ahead of Global Education Week 2023.
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Sherpa x GEW 2022 Giveaway Rules & Guidelines
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Rules and guidelines on how to enter the Sherpa giveaway to celebrate Global Education Week 2022.
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What is it like for UK students to apply to US universities?
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Everything you need to know about US universities if you are looking to apply from the UK.
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How to write an analytical GCSE English essay
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Ruth D

1 year ago

The best ways to write an analytical GCSE English essay.
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Ultimate Revision Guide to GCSE English Language Paper 1
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Pass your GCSE English Language Paper 1 exam with help from our ultimate revision guide.
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Do's and Don'ts for GCSE English Language Paper 1 Question 2
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Ruth D

1 year ago

Ace paper 1 question 2 of the GCSE English Language exam with these quality tips and tricks from a qualified teacher!
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5 Indicators your child needs support with school
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

5 red flags that indicate your child is struggling with school.
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Escaping the Solar Wind | Earth's Natural Force Field
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Helen N

1 year ago

No this isn't sci-fi. The Earth has its own force field. We promise.
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How much does a tutor cost in 2023 | Complete Guide
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Want to know how much a tutor will cost you in 2023? Check out our guide on hourly prices.
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Why you should celebrate International School Library Month
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Learn more about International School Library Month!
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Back to School Tips from a Psychologist
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

A few months ago, we sat down with Dr Ian Gargan, CEO of Imagine Health, a medical doctor and forensic psychologist to chat about how students can better prepare themselves at school.
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The Ultimate Back to School Guide 2023
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Get #BackToSchoolReady with our ultimate guide. We cover all the bases for each year group so nothing is forgotten. Check off the items one-by-one and you can't go wrong!
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10 Simple Ways to Boost Grades in 30 Days
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James Gurnett

1 year ago

Get an unexpected result in your latest exam? Check out some of our tips to get back on track in 30 days.
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