Easter GCSE Revision Sessions
Need to boost your grades in GCSE Maths or English Language?
FREE Easter revision courses at New College can help.
New College Swindon, supported by Swindon Borough Council, Study Higher and the Education Department at the University of Plymouth run annual FREE intensive Easter GCSE revision courses to local Year 11 pupils.
These are available for both GCSE Mathematics and English Language and cover content, revision and exam skills. This successful initiative has now run for two years in Easter 2017 and 2018 – during Easter 2018, 200+ pupils participated.
Further information regarding Easter 2019 sessions will be available from February 2019.
Feedback from the 2018 sessions:
“My teacher had enthusiasm and a genuine interest in the topic” (Maths sessions)
“Good support from the teacher helped me answer questions” (Maths sessions)
“It pushed us outside of our comfort zone and challenged us” (Maths sessions)
liked that I was able to move into a higher set where I was more challenged” (Maths sessions)
“I learnt new revision techniques and ways to answer a question” (English sessions)
“Topics were delivered in a way that made them memorable” (English sessions)
“Doing practice exam questions and having them graded was useful” (English sessions)
“Teacher made me more confident and I feel like I can do better in my exam” (English sessions)
“We were shown effective ways to speed up our work in exam time” (English sessions)
"I just want to say my son …..loved both the courses he attended in the holidays, I think it has really helped him. Thank you so much. "
"I would like to thank New College and its staff over the half term for putting on GCSE revision Maths and English. My son ……thoroughly enjoyed it especially the way the teacher explained "Cooking with Gas".