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Exams can be really stressful. You don’t have to deal with things alone, we know problems in school can seem really big and can affect all other parts of your life. Remember, you have the right to get help. You can find more advice on how to cope with exam pressure here

If you’re studying for exams and are worried about it, it may help to talk to your teacher or to someone you trust in the school. If you want study tips a teacher might be able to help you out.

     
 
It can feel like you’re the only one having these problems.
 
     
It can feel like you’re the only one having these problems. There are a lot of other people studying and taking exams, it might help to join a study group. If your school doesn’t have one, you might ask about starting one up.

Your school also might have a library where information is posted on study groups or peer support groups.  Some schools have student mentors that you can talk to and who can give you some tips. It’s important that you find someone you trust that you could talk with about what’s going on.  It can be one of your teachers, a school counsellor or your parents, your siblings or other members of your family. You can always chat to us here in Childline.