Slightly Awesome

How can you get brilliant results without overworking?

If you are a teacher or school leader, this website will show you how to do just that – get great results without working harder. From classroom to whole school, this site will be filled with solutions – find the ones you like, and think hard about the ones you don’t.

They are free, even if you don’t buy the book: The Slightly Awesome Teacher.

If you are an English student, or an English teacher, it shows you how to be brilliant at English – a huge number of students can get the top grades, 7, 8 and 9. I regularly achieve these grades with students who aren’t in a top set.

And with 2 million views on Mr Salles Teaches English, there are many more students doing it for themselves.

Over 700 FREE Tutorials


Each of my videos tries to show you how to become an expert. There is more than I can possibly teach my own classes, because no time is wasted. See how to get grades 7, 8 and 9, to raise your grades from 4, 5 and 7.

Latest Posts

Video tutorials

Paper 1 Tomorrow! This will Help

Freeze the screen to read my Exam Guide as I show you how to get top marks in section B.

A great place to learn about poems, plays and novels you may be studying. If you’ve ever asked the question, “why do I have to learn this?”, this channel should have an interesting answer. And if you’ve ever wondered how to learn it, watch the videos, and let learning happen naturally.

Our latest publications

The Slightly Awesome Teacher

by: Dominic Salles

The Mr Salles Guide to 100% in AQA English Language Exam

by: Dominic Salles