Tutorhub in the press

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Nice to see Tutorhub getting some air-time in the local Bristol Evening Post recently. Still early days here but happy to see we’re heading in the right direction judging from feedback so far. Thanks to everyone for their thoughts – we’re always keen to hear what people have to say about the Tutorhub project; things... Read more »

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The shocking truth about Maths

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So I’m reading today that tests have shown a small electric shock to the brain can ‘boost maths ability’. Scientists at Oxford University used a one milliamp current to stimulate specific parts of the brain whilst testing subjects on mathematical puzzles. Results showed that those receiving the buzz performed markedly better than those who didn’t.... Read more »

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Here we snow again…

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Sorry about that. There’s nothing quite like the look on a childs face when, bleary eyed, they throw open the curtains, wipe the mist from a cloudy window and peer out into a world under a white blanket. And realise it’s a school day. Yep, winter has arrived in earnest for most of the UK, closing schools... Read more »

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Education reform and civil unrest, all on one day

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On a day in which thousands of students across the country march in protest at swingeing cuts and rising tuition fees, Michael Gove stood up and delivered his white paper on school reform. You can read the full proposal here. Meanwhile, around Bristol and the Jiva office, students are out in force adding their voices to... Read more »

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