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Pros and Cons of Online Tutoring for Workplace Productivity

Pros and Cons of Online Tutoring for Workplace Productivity

 Sarah Morris
Online tutoring is one of the perks brought about by the digital age. With the developments of technology, a face-to-face meeting between the tutor and his…
Business Management Online Tutoring Teaching Technology
What Makes a Great Personal Statement for Tutoring Jobs

What Makes a Great Personal Statement for Tutoring Jobs

 Robert Wilson
For a neophyte in this online tutoring or home tuition arena, writing a captivating (yet truthful) personal statement could be quite a challenge to begin with.…
Recruitment Teaching Tutoring Tutoring Business
How to Teach Students to be More Creative

How to Teach Students to be More Creative

 Chrissy Jones
Can creativity be tutored? While the creative attributes of a person are largely determined by personality attributes developed and set in our formative years,…
Education Learning Environments Teaching Tutoring
How to Avoid Burnout as a Freelance Tutor

How to Avoid Burnout as a Freelance Tutor

 Chrissy Jones
It may come as a surprise that 25% of Americans find in their lives. For a freelance tutor, the stress of the job can directly impact their productivity and…
Managing a tutoring agency Small business Teaching Tutoring
Calculating ‘This Year in TutorCruncher’

Calculating ‘This Year in TutorCruncher’

 Sam Jenkins
To work out ‘This Year in TutorCruncher’, the calculation can be summarised as: Starting Value + Time Since Date * Rate of Increase The Starting Value is…
Business Management CRM Invoices Teaching
Hands-on Learning

Hands-on Learning

 Maria Horner
The Victoria & Albert museum in London recently announced a national schools programme — Design Lab Nation — which aims to revive art and design education in…
Edtech Education Teaching Technology
The Pitfalls of last-minute studying

The Pitfalls of last-minute studying

 Maria Horner
Raise your hand if you’ve ever tried to cram information into your head the night before an exam. Leave your hand up if it didn’t work out particularly well —…
Education Exam Teaching Tutoring
Teaching critical thinking in a ‘post-truth’ world

Teaching critical thinking in a ‘post-truth’ world

 Sam Jenkins
Back in November 2016, Oxford Dictionaries chose their word of the year: the adjective post-truth, defined as ‘relating to or denoting circumstances in which…
Education Teaching

Unhappy teachers = happy tutors?

 Mark
As a profession teaching has a reputation for long hours (holidays excepted) low pay and often stressful working conditions. In studies it is teaching, not…
Teaching
What do Parents Want from a Tutoring Company?

What do Parents Want from a Tutoring Company?

 TutorCruncher
Every student has different needs and every parent uses the for different reasons. However, there are some constants that parents expect as standard from a…
Starting a Business Teaching Tutoring Management
Online Tutoring

Online Tutoring

You may want to expand your tutoring services by offering online tuition. This may be an area of growth for existing and prospective tutors. can be lower cost…
Managing a tutoring agency Online tutoring Teaching Tutoring