NEWS AND ARTICLES

Our latest blogs, written by our teachers and families.

The Parent's Guide to Building Resilience
28 Jul 2021
Some children will develop resilience, or the ability to overcome serious hardship, while others will not. Parents being able to understand why some children do...
Why do our teachers love tutoring?
28 Jul 2021
Why do our teachers love tutoring? As it is (at last!) the holidays and a chance to take a break from school or college, we recently asked those teachers in ou...
Independent School Entrance Exams: A Guide for Parents 2021
26 Jul 2021
This article provides a guide for parents of children looking to enter their child into Year 7 (11+ Entry) or Year 9 (13+ Entry) at an Independent School in Sep...
The 11+ Exam for Grammar School Entry: A Guide For Parents 2021
25 Jul 2021
This article provides a guide for parents of current Year 5 children looking to prepare them for the 11+ Exam in September 2021 to enter their child into Year 7...
Support Your Dyslexic Child: A Guide for Parents 2021
21 Jul 2021
It is estimated that dyslexia affects about a tenth of the population in the UK and is the most common of all specific learning difficulties. Dyslexia is often...
The Good Schools Guide Review of Teachers To Your Home
17 Jul 2021
Teachers To Your Home - Reviewed by The Good Schools Guide The Good Schools Guide met with Teachers To Your Home staff. In addition, 61 clients and 77 tutors h...
The Benefits of One-to-One Tuition
16 Jul 2021
The benefits of one-to-one tuition: 1. The tutor has the opportunity to focus on the specific subjects and areas that your child may be struggling with. At sch...
The Parent's Guide to Reading
29 Jun 2021
How can I help my child with reading? The single biggest predictor of high academic achievement is reading to children. Not flashcards, not workbooks, not fanc...
Webinar: How to prepare your child for the 11+ exam
12 Jun 2021
Do you want to know more about the 11+ exam? Are you a parent of a Year 3, Year 4, or Year 5 child who is considering taking the 11+ exam - maybe for Grammar o...