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September Shortcuts

September is here, school has started, and summer is on its way out of the door. Shorter days, however, are not the only thing that can be difficult to get used to – getting back into the school routine can be a struggle for both parents and students alike. How can you ease the transition back into school life? Read on to find out my top tips.

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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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Teaching Trouble

One of the greatest aspects of tutoring is the wide array of people you get to meet. With this, however, inevitably comes some trickier elements, especially with groups or couples - arguing siblings, lovers’ tiffs, you name it. In this article I’ll share some of my top tips on how to deal with these teaching troubles, and have successful lessons.

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Fighting Failure

It’s that time of year again – across the country, thousands of students are bracing themselves for exam season. While many posts that offer advice on succeeding in exams, fewer focus on how to handle failure, should it occur. That said, I thought it a good idea to explore the best way to face failure, and come out fighting.

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Bilingual Benefits

Around a year ago, I wrote a blogpost on the role of languages in a Brexit world, but I’d now like to explore the role that languages can play in your life as a learner. So, if you’re at all hesitant to start learning another language, read on to find out just how many benefits bilingualism could bring to you...

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Perfecting The Partnership

One of the greatest aspects of tuition is the one-on-one attention you get from you teacher. Therefore, for tutoring to be as successful as possible, it’s key to build a strong, professional relationship with your tutor, whether you're a student or a parent. Just what is the best way to achieve this? Read on the find out!

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