After six months of widespread disruption to students’ education, private tutoring is more popular now than ever. We explore the post -lockdown proven benefits of tutoring, as well as how it may be more financially feasible than many people realise.
Advice For Parents
Simply Learning Tuition has been advising families on every part of their child’s education for over ten years. Our blogs, webinars, videos and live events offer advice on a wide range of topics – from essential homework tips, 11+ & 13+ preparation to insightful reviews of the most popular independent schools in the UK.
- Post-Lockdown Education
- How to Motivate Your Child To Do Their Homework
Omari Eccleston-Brown shares some top tips from his upcoming book 'The Secret to Happy Homework' on how parents can motivate their children to do their homework and achieve calmer, happier, and more productive homework with their children.
- How has the pandemic affected parenting?
There is no guide to parenting in a pandemic. After more than six months of parental challenges we explore the concerns, how parents are changing their behaviour as a result and how you can support your child.
- Is online teaching effective for younger children?
With many teachers now working online, this begs the question does online learning actually work? And in particular, does it work for younger children who have a naturally shorter attention span?
- Admissions & entrance examinations during the Coronavirus pandemic
Whether it’s the 7+, 11+ or the all important 13 Plus Common Entrance exams that your child has been working towards, here is some key information about how schools are handling admissions and entrance examinations during the Coronavirus pandemic.
- Is online tuition effective?
We address the questions parents most frequently ask us about online tuition, provide insights from experienced online tutors and some pointers to make the most out of online lessons.
- What should you look for in a Private Tutor?
In a world where you can find tutors through a quick google search and then book lessons with a couple of clicks, it has, in theory, never been easier to obtain the services of a private tutor.
- The Children’s Choice: What are the best books out there?
What are the best children's books for young readers? A current and thoroughly enjoyable list of recommendations from author Rebecca Stonehill.
- Our Review of Felsted School
Find out more about Felsted School in this independent review by one of our education consultants.