Posts tagged education
The Three P's of Perfect Tuition

Great tutors are a combination of many qualities; they are great listeners, adaptable, knowledgeable, and great communicators. Amongst all of these qualities, however, three stand out – the three P’s. They turn a great tutor into an even greater tutor. 

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Summer Supplies

Exams are over, the weather iswarmer…and afternoons stretch into long evenings. Summer is here. While this can be a wonderful respite after the hectic days of exams, it can also present a problem for tutors – how do I fill my time and keep my earnings up? Read on to find out a few of my top tips…

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Family Fun

Oftentimes, tutors can be regarded as helpers reserved for the young, or the stressed-out students going through the rigours of exams. Our skills, however, reach beyond school years, delving deep into adulthood. With summer approaching, how about filling those long summer days with some family fun, and learning a language together?

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Learning With Laughter

With the stress of exam season still heavy in the air, I thought we could all seek some light(er) relief in this post. Through my experience of teaching all ages, there has been one common key to success that has stuck out for me – FUN. That’s right, learning does not have to be all about rules and regulations for it to be successful...

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Shaping Self-Starters

 

‘Improvement begins with I’ – and education begins with every child’s (and adult’s) individual ability. At a time when rigorous testing, and results-focused teaching, seems to be at the core of education, I thought it would be interesting to focus on the importance of being a ‘self-starter’, and how motivation can be the key accelerant for excellent learning.

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