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8 essential tips for choosing a tutor for your child

When it comes to their child’s education, every parent wants the best for them. 

And one of the best ways to help boost your child’s academic potential is to hire a tutor who can offer specialist one on one support.

With that in mind, here are eight essential tips for choosing a tutor. 

1. Talk to your child 

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Foot Anstey and Willmott Dixon announced as headline sponsors for Exeter College Awards

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Thu, 01/16/2020 - 7:12pm

Exeter College is delighted to announce that Foot Anstey and Willmott Dixon will be the headline sponsors of the college’s landmark 50th anniversary Exeter College Awards.  

National award nomination for Exeter College director

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Thu, 01/16/2020 - 11:58am

Exeter College’s Director of Apprenticeships and Employer Engagement Mike Blakeley has been shortlisted for a national award in the prestigious Tes FE Awards 2020.  

The awards ceremony is a landmark event in the further education sector as exceptional teachers, learners and providers join together to celebrate innovation and excellence in the industry.  

Get Your Jazz Hands Ready Chicago is Coming to Town! QE’s Theatre Academy is Counting Down to Showtime!

Authored by QueenElizabeth
Posted: Wed, 01/15/2020 - 11:35am

QE’s Theatre Academy is getting ready to dazzle and delight local audiences with its latest theatrical spectacular; a very special high school version of the world famous musical, Chicago.

Set in 1920’s Jazz-age Chicago the musical is based on a 1926 play of the same time, by reporter Maurine Dallas Watkins, about actual criminals she reported on.

50th Anniversary Celebrations Kick Off for Exeter College

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Thu, 01/09/2020 - 12:02pm

The new year represents a momentous occasion in the history of Exeter College, marking 50 years since being named as the UK’s first tertiary college, although their roots date back to the 1800s. 

Exeter College was established as a fully-fledged tertiary college in 1970, providing an education centrepiece for the community. Over the past 50 years the college has grown, developed and adapted but it still serves the wider Exeter community with a varied education offering that aims to meet the skills challenges of the future in a proactive way.  

Exeter Cathedral School Joins World’s Largest Orchard

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Tue, 12/10/2019 - 3:21pm

Exeter’s oldest school has celebrated its unique status as a boarding school by becoming part of the world’s largest orchard.

Exeter Cathedral School – the only school in the city to offer boarding as well as day places – last week held a ceremonial tree-planting in the School’s mindfulness garden.

How to do homework fast and on time

Authored by David Humphrey
Posted: Tue, 12/10/2019 - 5:38am

Here you can find effective recommendations on how to write your homework properly, fast and on time. Don’t waste your time and nerves!

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It is very common for students to have trouble doing homework duly and give it to educators in the prescribed time. Everyone wants to spend less time doing various things especially if they don’t always like doing them. If you still don’t know how to do homework fast, we have some tips for you.

Exeter College Festival of Carols Raises Money for Charities

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Mon, 12/09/2019 - 1:36pm

Students, parents, staff and the Exeter community joined together to celebrate Christmas at Exeter College’s Festival of Carols in the stunning setting of Exeter Cathedral, all in the name of charity.  

The annual event celebrated the college’s exceptionally talented students, with performances from the Exeter College orchestra, as well as student choirs and piano and vocal duets.  

Exeter College Flying High in NICDEX 2019 Rankings

Authored by stephendixon
Posted: Thu, 12/05/2019 - 9:25am

Exeter College has once again been ranked as one of the top colleges in the country in FE Week’s annual NICDEX rankings. This latest ranking means that Exeter College has never left the top five since the ranking’s inception four years ago. The Ofsted Outstanding college has topped the billing twice, come fifth once and this year’s fourth place ranking means they have been the highest ranked college across the four years since the NICDEX was created. 

Schools contribute to Devon Carbon Plan at Youth Climate Forum

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Wed, 12/04/2019 - 7:21am

Climate experts and over 100 Devon students put their heads together on Friday to propose, debate and determine how best to reduce carbon emissions in the county.

It was all part of The Devon Youth Climate Forum held at County Hall and hosted by the Devon Youth Parliament.

The Forum was one of a series of opportunities that Devon’s young people will have to contribute to the Devon Carbon Plan, a blueprint which will lay out what we all must do to create a net-zero county.

Calling all former QE students!

Authored by QueenElizabeth
Posted: Mon, 12/02/2019 - 10:55am

QE Joins Forces with Educational Charity to Develop Alumni Links and Student Aspirations