Critical thinking and writing skills
One of the most important skills required to succeed academically is the ability to think critically. This skill will not be of much help at GCSE level, yet is a contributing factor in distinguishing the best students from the rest at A-level and above.
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How do people become excellent in what they do? Why do most elite junior sportspeople, musicians or performing artists never become elite adult performers? More generally, how does potential become achievement?
These questions are pertinent to anyone interested in developing talent, from parents and educators to corporate HR professionals, the … Read More >>
Mindfulness, the latest favourite of the self-help shelves, has exploded in popularity in recent years. It is a recommended treatment for depression, is practiced by stressed out City Financiers, is offered to staff at Google, taught to children in schools, and is practiced by elite athletes such as … Read More >>