Category: Tips for teachers

5 Teaching Strategies to Increase Student Engagement

5 Teaching Strategies to Increase Student Engagement

Distracted students aren’t able to learn much. Plus, they’re a distraction to fellow students as well. On top of all this, distracted students in the classroom can be very discouraging for the teacher. But poor student engagement is a reality...

February 27, 2020
How to Maintain a Work Life Balance As a Tutor

How to Maintain a Work- Life Balance As a Tutor

Maintaining a perfect work-life balance is every professional’s dream. And, tutors are no exceptions. But, tutoring as a job demands endless flexibility and dynamism. Curriculums, timings, teaching requirements, examination schedules all change almost without notice for most tutors. It often...

January 2, 2020
5 Ways of Sharing Feedback Effectively

5 Ways of Sharing Feedback Effectively

Sharing feedback is a mechanism for increasing the effectiveness of any process. Be it education or the most complex machine learning algorithms, every process depends on a feedback mechanism today for its impact. Let’s quickly understand why feedback is important...

December 11, 2019
5 Ways a Tutor Can Effectively Use Technology in Class

5 Ways a Tutor Can Effectively Use Technology in Class

Technology is a great enabler IF used effectively and smartly. For a tutor, it is a not-very-often discussed a subject. That’s because technology is not very intuitive as an enabler in classical education systems, especially in the case of tutors. ...

October 7, 2019
Hire a Piano Teacher: Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Learning to Play the Piano

Hire a Piano Teacher: Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Learning to Play the Piano

When you consider enrolling your children in piano lessons, the whole journey of learning to play this musical instrument becomes a fulfilling experience for both of you. You get the gift of listening to them playing wonderful music. Also, your...

September 17, 2019
Preparing for the First Tutoring Session: A Step by Step Guide to Ensure an Effective First Session

Preparing for the First Tutoring Session: A Step by Step Guide to Ensure an Effective First Session

Be it academics, music or sports – your first tutoring session with a prospective student can seem like a daunting challenge. But, like with every challenge, there is a reward in overcoming it. Paying attention to details and doing your...

September 10, 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
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