Re-arranging equations (continued)

The main thing to remember when rearranging equations is that whatever you do to one side of the equation you have to do to the other side too. The equals sign tells us that there is a balance between the two sides of the equation – the total on the left side must equal the…

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Maths – Basic algebra

Algebra is one of the most useful and beautiful tools in maths.  It allows us to model relationships between variables and to figure out unknown quantities.  In order to use algebra effectively we need to be able to change the subject a formula comfortably.  The key to this process is remembering that any action we…

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English – basic grammar – word type

Subject and Verb agreement is absolutely fundamental in English.  It’s also essential to be able to identify what the subject of a sentence is and where the main verb is. Take a look at this exercise to test your understanding of subject and verb agreement: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/elc/quiz/subverb1.htm GCSE English language candidates should be very comfortable identifying…

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What does the future of education look like?

The question of what the future of education looks like is one that educators and researchers have been grappling with increasingly over recent years.  In the last thirty years the way in which information and knowledge is disseminated has been revolutionized in a way that we haven’t seen since the invention of the Gutenberg printing…

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