Posts tagged tutoring
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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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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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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Mock Management

Whilst some of us may be starting to think of the Christmas festivities ahead, or a winter break abroad, many students will be approaching, or will have taken, their mock GCSE exams. These tests can prove to be a stressful time for all involved so, with this in mind, I thought it useful to explore how best to approach these pesky mocks.

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