Pupils miss 56.7 million days of school in total each year, according to the latest Department for Education statistics. You may only take your holidays outside of term time but is there anything you can do to prevent viruses and illnesses disrupting pupils’ studies? Illness was responsible for … [Read more...] about Need Help Catching up after Time off School Sick?
Home-School Tutoring is committed to helping girls develop the confidence that will help them succeed in life, whichever academic choices they make. Self-confidence is essential for success, yet research shows girls are less confident about their career prospects than boys. On International … [Read more...] about Empowering Girls Throughout the Year
As the BBC 2 series Generation Gifted highlights, being academically more able alone isn't a ticket to success. It also takes confidence and self-belief for a gifted children to fulfil their potential – which is why one-to-one tuition and support can make such a tremendous difference. In March … [Read more...] about Supporting Gifted and More Able Pupils
We believe a positive learning environment is essential for all learners, whatever their age. Read on to find out what a difference surroundings can make on learning outcomes, and how to create the ideal learning environment. Pupils learn best in safe, comfortable surroundings When we feel safe, … [Read more...] about The Importance of Positive Learning Environments
One size never fits all, and the way in which we learn is different for all of us. However, educational psychologists have suggested that we tend towards one of three basic learning styles – and that understanding your child’s learning style can enable him or her to enjoy an enhanced learning … [Read more...] about Understanding Your Child’s Learning Style
At Home-School Tutoring, we help children with learning difficulties to develop confidence and a love of learning through supportive one-to-one tuition tailored to each child's individual needs and character. Read on to find out more. Children who have some learning difficulties – who need to go … [Read more...] about Building Confidence in Children with Learning Difficulties