The BBC Magazine reports that when he saw his son struggling with his GCSE Physics revision last year, George Hammond-Hagan drew on his experience as a music producer to try to help.
George made a song with information from the syllabus which he sang over a hip-hop track. Since then George has made over 600 tracks that cover the core subjects using content supplied by teachers.
The App called Study Tracks has been downloaded nearly 100,000 times since its launch in December.
Watch the video A music producer helps his son tackle his exams
Do we need more exam aids like this for those that find it difficult to revise in the traditional way? Have you tried this app with your students? Please tell us your thoughts in comments or via Twitter ~ Tamsin
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