Where Can You Find A Tutor?

Are you looking for a tutor for yourself or your child?   If so then, this question of where to get a tutor has probably crossed your mind. Perhaps, you don't know where to start searching for a tutor.   The following are six helpful places to find your idea tutor.     Connect with the School Your child's school will have information on where to find tutors, both through the...
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School Holidays

Main Reason Why You Need Tutoring During School Holidays

Everyone knows that school holidays are, above all, for having fun.      But have you seen any sign that your child might be falling behind at school?   Tutoring during the school holidays is a great way to solve this problem.   More and more parents are using tutoring services during the holidays and more and more tutors are making themselves available for tutoring as well....
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How to Hone Good Learning Habits in Your Child: 6 Tips for Parents

This is a guest contribution by Alan Williamson from www.kingseca.com Seeing children begin to attend toddler nursery is both an exciting and anxiety-inducing parenting moment. Not only are you witnessing your child gradually growing up into a good person, but you also realize that he’s taking one step closer to leaving the nest. But while you’re busy dealing with your own emotions, you...
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Vacation slide

Here Is How To Prevent Vacation Slide

The holidays are here again and many students especially kids would be so happy for getting breaks from school.     Now that school has come to an end for vacation, children will look forward to relaxing days at home, days out with their friends, maybe even a holiday abroad with the family.   However, holiday is a free time, and after this extended break many students will return...
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Five Things You Must Do This Holiday Season

Holiday season alone can be relaxing and enjoyable. Most people use their holidays to do all the things they never have time for in their everyday routine.   Whether it’s one day off or a week, you don’t need to be surrounded by people to have a great holiday.     Here are 5 things you must do this holiday:     Have a list of items you want to accomplish.   It could be...
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I Overcame My Stutter — Here’s What I Can Teach You About Language Learning

Those who don’t speak another language assume that those of us who do have some type of exclusive language “gene”. This is perhaps the biggest cop-out of all the language learning myths. It’s easy to brush off our own shortcomings by accepting that we simply don’t have the gift, that elusive language gene. Hey, it’s not my fault I can’t speak another language! I don’t have the...
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How I Learned French on the Toilet in 6 Months

This is a true story. The events depicted in this text took place in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2013. That is a good start for this story because I know it might sound unbelievable for one or two folks out there, but I guarantee you that at the time, I was as shameless as the next paragraphs are going to demonstrate. I am a better person now, I swear. :) Who is this Shameless Person Who Learns French...
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Why Most Students Feel Depressed

Most students today are struggling with depression. This is because, they’re face with challenges, pressures and anxieties that causes them to feel overwhelm. For example, they might feel homesick. Also for the first time in their lives, they may be living on their own without any limits on sleep, food to eat or time spent on games and social media sites. In addition to this, students may be...
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What Not to Miss When Teaching Fahrenheit 451

This post originally appeared on the blog Faulkner’s Fast Five. There is so much to teach and learn when reading Ray Bradbury’s magnum opus: Fahrenheit 451. I’m compiling this list of not-to-miss points when teaching this novel after having taught it for years and years, but also with the disclaimer that every time I teach it, I see something new. However, these five aspects of the book...
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Emotional Intelligence

Importance of Emotional Intelligence in Students

  Emotional intelligence is the most vital component that helps the students in balancing their emotions and the way they respond to difficult situations in life.   At a stage when the kids are bombarded with the pressure to excel in all the major areas of their lives, they often find it difficult to understand how to manage these diverse areas and excel in them.   Emotional...
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