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  1. The parents’ guide to College

    The new academic year is well underway, and whether this is your first child starting College or your third, we’re sure that you’ll have a few budding questions. But there’s no need to stress; we’ve compiled a handful of useful information for you below that should help to clear anything up. Term dates With every…

  2. What you can expect from Welcome Week

    With the summer holidays now almost behind us, it’s time to look towards Welcome Week. Not sure exactly what Welcome Week entails? Don’t worry – read on to find out everything that you need to know. Running from Monday September 6th – Friday 10th, Welcome Week is the perfect opportunity for all our new students…

  3. Top tips on looking after your teenager’s mental health

    Has the combination of lockdown and college work resulted in your child stuck indoors and glued to a screen? From working on a laptop during remote learning to scrolling on social media in their downtime, staying inside has become the norm for a lot of students, leaving outside activities a distant memory. This Mental Health…

  4. Offer Guarantee: Our Promise to You

    We totally get that applying to college and waiting for those all-important results can be a worrying time; this year perhaps more than ever. If you’re applying to MK College, however, there’s no need to worry, as we’ve come up with a new Offer Guarantee in order to make your application journey with us as…

  5. Preparing for Your Exams: A Complete Guide

    We know that exams can be a stressful time, but don’t worry, as we’re here to help you perform to your very best ability and settle those nerves. To give you a head start, we’ve compiled a complete guide to preparing for your exams at MK College, full of tops tips and important information that…

  6. Top tips for job hunting during a lockdown

    Are you looking for a new job or additional work? Have you been furloughed or are you at risk of redundancy? Millions of people globally have had their employment affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, including young people and adults of all ages in Milton Keynes. Here, New Futures:MK Career Coach Alex Gowen shares his top five tips to…

  7. How Parents Can Support Teenagers with Remote Learning

    The latest lockdown means a return to working from home for lots of us and remote learning for young people. This brings up many challenges some which are out of our control, like broadband speeds, technical issues and sharing the same space. However, here are some tips that focus on the things we can control…