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As we approach the festive season in the UK, we thought you might be interested to find out a little about how we celebrate Christmas in the UK. 

Sometimes, studying for exams can seem a rather solitary business. However, there’s no reason why learners shouldn’t occasionally benefit from joining forces with a friend or friends and revising with them.

It is recommended that all international students have a UK based Educational Guardian who will act as the parents’ representative whilst their child is studying in the UK. Most independent schools make it a condition of admission to their school that any overseas student must have a UK based Educational Guardian.

Could an Easter holiday revision course be your answer?

Most of us are talking about our summer holidays but families with children starting Boarding School at the end of the summer are already starting to think about their packing.

Find out what some of the schools we work with have to say about their experience with Academic Families.

Choosing the best education for your child is one of your most important decisions as a parent. Key considerations should include the following tips:

University Direct provides independent specialist advice, careers guidance and support to prospective university students.

"We decided to host an international student after returning from our own overseas experience in Asia."

When I left my third interview at Magdalen the tutors were insistent about telling me to check the notice board.



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