One of the most common questions that I have been asked by prospective students and fellow trainee teachers is “how do you find time to do extra things?” – volunteer work and activities that will boost your career experience and the all important CV.
So you’re at sixth form and you’re applying for uni and you’re excited and everything is going swimmingly – you can almost taste the freedom! And then you fall in love. What happens next?
I never thought I would write this, but here I am – I love yoga and even having just 2 months of practice I can see some positive changes already happening, especially when I talk about studying.
Maybe it’s just because I’m a student, but I’m always on the lookout for free stuff and software is no exception. There are a number of free resources and must-haves for your computer.
By far the best and most enjoyable part of my course are the placements that we get to do.
As a student I have to admit that I do find myself on YouTube whilst on my breaks from assignment writing (okay, I do it whilst I’m supposed to writing my assignments too!) and everyone will realise that one time or another you will end up watching a video of a sneezing cat.
One of the highlights of the Geography course here at Worcester, is when students are invited to travel on residential field trips.
Being a university student isn’t just about being sat in the library with your head in a textbook, it can also be the best three years of your life where you can really develop as a person. You just need to know how to balance your life.