Tutoring benefits students of all ages across a wide range of academic abilities. A crucial component of tutoring is the tutors, and they know that there is more to education and life than just achieving good grades. Developing skills and habits, and building confidence through support and encouragement all contribute to students’ accomplishments and success. Tutoring plays a big part in developing the competencies that students need to achieve their goals and thrive beyond school. This blog explores the benefits of tutoring and how it can help students achieve their goals.
Children can be easily sidetracked from their learning and school work. Whether they are struggling with homework, frustrated, or distracted, students sometimes need support to stay on track with their learning. As parents and educators, we have a vital role and goal of supporting our children through their early years of learning and development, so that they feel confident about themselves and their abilities. We have the power to help them stay motivated and on task, and succeed in school. This blog explores 4 beneficial ways to help you keep your child on track with their learning.
Helping our children reach milestones and achieve success are some of the most rewarding parts of being a parent or educator. Achievement and success requires effort, motivation, and determination, but sometimes children need that extra push to help them stay on track. The uncertainty caused by Covid-19, and the transition to remote learning can make it difficult for children to stay motivated. We know that children are amazingly resilient already, but as parents, we have the gift of motivating them to become their best possible self. Read on to discover four strategies for keeping your children motivated, focused, and on track with their learning.
STEM (Science, technology, engineering, and maths) has become an integral part of education. Each STEM component brings valuable contribution to children’s education and learning experience. As educators, we want to inspire and encourage children to set and strive for ambitious goals, and towards careers they want to pursue. We know that children are impressionable and can be influenced by idols or leaders, so it is important to inspire them with STEM role models who they can look up to. We have compiled a list of four STEM role models to inspire children with the wonders of STEM education.
Mentors serve as a support system for students on their academic journey, and help empower them to become autonomous learners. Mentors express understanding and empathy of students’ challenges, aspirations, and goals. Every student is different, as some require additional support, while others have the ability to confidently work independently. Mentorship can contribute to student success by motivating them, helping them explore educational and career opportunities, and fostering self-reflection. This blog explores how mentorship can help students succeed in their academic journey.