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Keybr is another app to help you learn how to touch type or to just improve your typing speed. Learning this now will help you in later life, it improves your efficiency when taking notes or completing normal work tasks. The great thing about Keybr is that once you’ve started typing and gone through a […]

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It’s made by the same team who made Forest, one of our recommended focus apps so you can pair the two together and really focus your time and energy on things other than your phone. How it works: 3 steps to a healthy sleep schedule Set your own challenging bedtime and wake-up goal. Open the […]

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TypingClub is an effective way to learn how to touch type for free! In this modern world, touch typing is an invaluable tool, for a lot of jobs typing quick is key to being efficient. It can also help in your education by allowing you to type your notes quicker when in a lecture. Although […]

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Get Revising

Get Revising is filled with smart revision tools and tips to help boost your grades. As part of The Student Room, you can be sure it’s got a good team behind it and a trusted name. It’s filled with past papers and quick quizzes to help you learn more about whatever subject you need, all […]

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Coggle is an online tool for creating and sharing mind maps and flowcharts. It works online in your browser so there’s nothing you need to install or download! Whether you’re taking notes, brainstorming, planning, or doing something creative. It’s simple to visualise your ideas and build a plan with Coggle. Share with friends, classmates or […]

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Lexico.com is a new collaboration between Dictionary.com and Oxford University Press (OUP) to help users worldwide with everyday language challenges. Lexico is powered by Oxford’s free English and Spanish dictionaries and features multi-language dictionary, thesaurus, and translation content. As it’s powered by Oxford, the world language data experts, you can be sure you’re getting the […]

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ChromEx for Staff

Teachers can set their own exams using the ChromEx platform for their students to access on a Chromebook. There are some great benefits to using ChromEx: You can set it up yourself to be run in your lesson, no need to ask MIS to set anything up Chromebooks are ‘locked’ so students can’t access the […]