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4 Benefits of Online Tutoring

4 Benefits of Online Tutoring Gone are the days when getting tutoring help meant staying after school or missing other activities to meet a tutor at home or at the library. Today, students have the option of meeting with tutors … Continue reading

Increasing Your Child’s Grades One Subject at a Time

Online Tutoring: Increasing Your Child’s Grades One Subject at a Time When it comes to online tutoring, the possibilities are endless.  While some parents choose to set their child up with tutoring sessions that cover the full spectrum of their … Continue reading

Online Tutoring Right for Your Child?

Online Tutoring Right for Your Child? As the use of tutoring continues to rise, high-priced super tutors are coming forward to urge parents to put the brakes on hiring extra help. Most children are already in school the majority of … Continue reading

3 Quetions To Ask Yourself

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Picking A Tutor Online tutoring can be a very valuable asset, and it is necessary to make sure that the tutor is not doing your child more harm than good. Your child and the tutor … Continue reading

Get the Most Out of Online Tutoring

How To Get the Most Out of Online Tutoring An online tutor can provide a big boost to your child’s grades, motivation and self-esteem — but how can you make sure that you’re not wasting your time with an ineffective … Continue reading

Breaking Through the Brick Walls: Online Tutoring and Your Student

Breaking Through the Brick Walls: Online Tutoring and Your Student In recent years, the walls of the traditional school have been breached by new technological avenues.   Good teachers have always been able to teach in any venue, but now they can … Continue reading

Tips for Communicating

Top Tips for Communicating with Online Tutoring Students Online tutoring allows students the benefit of working one-on-one with experienced and qualified tutors without having to leave their homes.  Video chat, email and instant messaging allow students to have an interactive … Continue reading

Outside the Classroom

Engaging Students Outside the Classroom: Is Social Media the New Blackboard? Social media has taken on increasing significance in all areas of life. Businesses use it to engage customer interest, and more teachers are using it to stay in touch … Continue reading

Lagging Students Can Get A Big Boost From Online Tutoring

Lagging Students Can Get A Big Boost From Online Tutoring Each year, over three million students drop out of high school.  This is over eight thousand per day, and it’s a huge problem in the U.S.  At least 35% of these … Continue reading

Blended Learning in An Era of Online Tutoring

Blended Learning in An Era of Online Tutoring Blended learning has gained tremendous growth in recent years. It consists of combining traditional classroom education with a digital learning environment, often online.  This approach is designed to give students the time … Continue reading