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Information for parents: Foundation learning
This programme helps students aged 14-19 progress onto other courses, apprenticeships or jobs.
Information for parents: choosing career paths
Chris Speedy suggests how to help your child think about careers and choose a suitable path.
How to afford an internship
Low-paid or unpaid internships are difficult for most people to afford. Find out what you can do to improve your chances.
How to think about your career when you don’t know where to start
Tips on planning your career if you're not sure what you want to do.
A disappointing exam result doesn't have to be the end – but retakes aren't an easy way to a better result, either. Get the facts on retaking exams.
What’s changing about GCSEs?
GCSEs are changing from September. Find out about the differences.
Ho, ho, ho! Working in grotto management
Want to think about Christmas all year round? Working with grottos means you can do just that.
Maker of the Month: Lauren Atwell, app designer
First up in our new interview series, featuring people making their mark in the creative industries.
Get down to the Skills Show
See what you could do at the nation’s largest skills and careers event, 19-21 November, NEC Birmingham.