For pupils with special educational needs and social, emotional and mental health difficulties, patient one-to-one support from a specialist tutor can be life changing. At Home-School Tutoring, we are immensely proud of the work our specialist tutors. Here, we share two success stories from one of … [Read more...] about Tutoring for Complex Needs
Pupils miss over 50 million days of school in total each year, according to Department for Education statistics. While most parents now ensure the family holiday is taken during the holidays, there is little any of us can do to prevent viruses and illnesses disrupting pupils’ studies. Illness was … [Read more...] about Need help catching up after time off school sick?
Following reports from two major surveys revealing the high percentages of school children now using home tutors, private tuition has once again become a hot topic in the education pages. At the beginning of September, The Sutton Trust revealed that 44% of 16-year-old pupils in London received … [Read more...] about Private Tuition Helps Growing Numbers of Pupils to Progress
The chief executive of the Independent Association of Prep Schools made headlines earlier this year for speaking out against parents who ‘hothouse’ children by scheduling too many extra-curricular activities. Nobody could argue that excessive pressurised extra-curricular activity is a recipe for … [Read more...] about Helping Independent School Pupils to Flourish with Home Tutoring