A university study has suggested students could give their memory skills a boost by smelling rosemary while revising. A study by Northumbria University found pupils taking memory tests achieved results that were between 5 and 7% better when they worked in a room with the aroma of … [Read more...] about Revision + rosemary = GCSE success?
The education secretary has announced a new consultation to seek views on the scrapping of SATs at the end of key stage 1. Following pressure from parents, teachers and others working in education, the Department for Education is proposing an end to KS1 SATs. Instead, pupils could be … [Read more...] about SATs for 6 and 7-year-olds Could Be Scrapped
If you would like tutoring support in West or Central Hampshire, Alex is ready to answer your queries and match you with an ideal tutor. Experienced, knowledgeable and always good humoured, we’re proud to have Alex on board! A head teacher in Inner London Alex became a Home-School Tutoring … [Read more...] about Meet the Advisors: Alex Murray-Twinn, West and Central Hampshire
Margaret Sweetland looks back on a year of achievements for Home-School Tutoring. 2016 was a busy and triumphant year for Home-School Tutoring! We’ve continued to grow and now cover 41 areas across England and Wales. Want to check if your location is now covered? Enter your postcode … [Read more...] about Onwards and Upwards for HST
Home-School Tutoring Essex is delighted that 12 of its pupils passed their 11+ exams this autumn and have been able to apply for grammar school places. Our Area Advisor for Home-School Tutoring, Sue-Ellen Horak personally helped 9 pupils pass the 11+ entrance exam while another of our specialist … [Read more...] about Success for 11+ pupils of Home-School Tutoring Essex
Pupils in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, the North-West area of London and Berkshire can now benefit from private tuition services from one of the UK’s longest established tutoring organisations. Home-School Tutoring has welcomed on board three new Area Advisors, who will be responsible for … [Read more...] about Home-School Tutoring Expands into Three New Areas