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8 Things You Need to Know About Scholarships

Believe it or not, finding and being selected for scholarships is not as impossible as it feels. In fact, we are here to bust common myths and half-truths to help you find this scholarship search more manageable.

January 2, 2020

A Quick Guide to Writing the Best College Essay

If you are reading this sentence, you are probably going to start or in the middle of writing your personal statements. “Personal statement” is just a fancy way to say college essay. However, we do maintain that it is an...

December 9, 2019
Common Core Math

Common Core Math Explained

Back in 2009, the Race to the Top competitive grants incentivized Common Core curriculum. This new initiative would provide extra funding to the states adopting the Common Core standards and methodologies. While the changes to English are understandable, Common Core...

December 3, 2019
How to Find the Best Tutor for Your Child

8 Things to Know Before You Start Homeschooling Your Child

If you are thinking about homeschooling your child, you are not in a small group of parents doing so. According to the US Department of Education, homeschooling continues to grow in the United States. Parents are increasingly (though at a...

November 14, 2019

Ace private tutoring:  9 Useful tips to help you teach better.

To be able to inspire and motivate students to be the best that they can be is only one of the many rewarding aspects of being in the private tutoring business. And although it is quite difficult to pin point...

August 8, 2019
Find the Right Private English Tutor for Your Child

How to Convince Parents to Hire you as a Home Tutor

Are you considering becoming a home tutor? Well, it is a good time to think of doing so. The home tutoring business is exploding!

July 24, 2019
How to Create the Perfect Online Tutor Profile

How to Create the Perfect Online Tutor Profile

When you think of creating an online tutor profile, what comes first to your mind? LinkedIn, Craigslist, online job portals, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter? Right, but why is it so important to have your tutor profile out there on the internet?...

July 22, 2019
The 5 Most Important Qualities of An Effective Tutor

The 5 Most Important Qualities of an Effective Tutor

Most parents always say that they value teaching experience as the most important trait in a tutor. But is experience synonymous with effectiveness as a tutor? Well, no! The effective tutor aims way beyond just being a good tutor. After...

July 19, 2019

Qualities of the Effective Tutor: Check Your Efficacy

Anyone can call themselves a tutor but to be an effective tutor, one must constantly evaluate and re-evaluate themselves. Subsequently, there are certain qualities that tutors should strive to not only possess but to improve on a regular basis. Here’s...

April 24, 2019