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Free Online Course For Parents/Carers

Sun 31 May 2020

All day

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Study Higher would like to invite the parents and carers of your students to sign up to  a host of weekly emails called SPACE: Supporting Parents and Carers in Education. Parents who sign up will be sent an email on a Monday, for 5 weeks, each with a new topic. These 5 emails are aimed at parents and carers who would like to learn how they can support their young person through secondary school, their exams and understand more about higher education and apprenticeships. 

This emails will be sent over the following dates and cover the following topics: 

Week 1 : ‘All About University’ 

Topics Covered: Benefits of Higher Education, Qualifications of Higher Education, How to Choose a university 

Week 2: ‘Supporting your Child to Make Informed Decisions’ 

Topics Covered: Helping your child with decisions such as which GCSEs to choose, navigating the application process and personal statement advice

Week 3: ‘Understanding Student Finance’ 

Topics Covered: How to apply for student finance, understanding the different terminology of student finance, learning how repayment works

Week 4: ‘Gear Up: Apprenticeships’

Topics: Gaining insight into the different levels of apprenticeships, how to search for the right appren

Week 5: ‘Revision and Exams Tips’

If you are interested please complete the sign up form (link above) and the Study Higher team will be in touch with you.