Exam Stress and the Importance of Sleep

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Exams can be a stressful time for schoolchildren. They may feel pressure to perform well and be worried about their future. This stress can lead to several problems, including difficulty sleeping, headaches, stomach aches and anxiety. Sleep is essential for good health and well-being. It allows the body to rest and repair itself, and it […]

How reading can aid your English Literature and Language skills

Teachers, parents, or tutors urging you to start reading? Perhaps you’re wondering: ‘Will reading really improve my English?’ From learning about communication, language and literacy in your early years, to studying English as a foreign language, or preparing for English Literature or English Language exams at GCSE and A-Level, reading is one of the best […]

Do different revision methods help different people?

It’s time to ask the question: “Do different revision methods help different people?” The short answer is: Yes! It’s important to try out different revision techniques to find which ones are most effective for you! There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to revision, and taking some time to discover your learning style and revision […]

How important are mock exams?

As the end of 2022 approaches, the mock exam season is already underway, causing many students, parents, and carers to wonder: ‘How important are mock exams?’ The mock exam season usually falls between November and February (dependent on the school’s chosen timeframe), often adding an additional level of stress to the holiday period. Put simply […]

The one-to-one tutoring services we provide

There is no one-size-fits all method to developing your knowledge and everyone is different when it comes to the pace they learn at. One-to-one tutoring is the perfect way for a student to benefit from personalised support which is designed around their individual needs. The main advantage of private tutoring is that it allows a […]

Who should consider having a personal tutor?

Personal tuition can be very beneficial for a wide range of different students. By receiving one-to-one teaching from a qualified tutor, students will not only be able to develop their skills within a subject but can also build confidence and engagement for when they return to group learning. Students in mainstream schools can often struggle […]

Why you should consider private tutoring alongside home schooling

Home schooling, also known as home education or home tuition, can be a great option for your child. It offers a different experience to mainstream schooling and means that you can choose your own curriculum to a certain extent. Whether you choose to educate your child at home because of the freedom it offers or […]

How we deliver English tuition

English is seen as a high priority by parents and students as it is a compulsory school subject in the National Curriculum which has to be retaken if the student does not pass. Some students struggle to grasp the formalities of the English language; grammar, structure and contradicting rules mean that it can be a […]

Is one to one tuition right for you?

One to one tuition can be very rewarding for students. By working with one pupil at a time, tutors can hone in on what that pupil needs and work out how best to meet their goals. More and more people are looking to private tutoring services as mainstream schools cannot always offer the best experience. […]

Why GCSE tuition could benefit your child

By time it comes to your child taking their GCSE examinations, you may consider GCSE tuition. GCSE stands for General Certificate of Secondary Education and are taken by most British students, as well as many international students studying the British curriculum abroad, between the ages of 14 and 16 years. These examinations are an important […]