The Importance of Repetition in Tutoring and Learning

The Importance of Repetition in Tutoring and Learning

Repetition can be extremely helpful in the learning patterns of students and should be used on a daily basis when tutoring children with their homework. Skills such as math, reading and writing, and learning a new language can be easily learned with the assistance of some suggestive repetition. Repetition is especially useful when tutoring as children may not have been given the […]

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Five Simple Math Tutoring Techniques for Teaching Math in 2022

Five Simple Math Tutoring Techniques for Teaching Math

Math contains some pretty difficult concepts for children to learn. Try using these methods to tutor math that will make the lessons effective and enable understanding throughout the entirety of the math concepts. One of the main reasons that parents choose to enroll their children in tutoring sessions is the difficulty that comes with understanding complex problems and solutions. […]

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Video: Adult Literacy Tutor Discusses Volunteer Tutoring in 2022

Video: Adult Literacy Tutor Discusses Volunteer Tutoring

Here’s a great video I found focusing on an adult literacy tutor in Rensselaer County, New York.  This volunteer tutor discusses why he started volunteering his tutoring services for adults in need of literacy education. He’s truly a nice guy who saw a need and decided to donate his time and skill to help out illiterate adults.  […]

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Factors to Consider Before Ever Applying to Graduate School

Factors to Consider Before Ever Applying to Graduate School

Be careful to take the right courses during the undergraduate years. Of course this is easier said than done, as it is a rare undergraduate who really knows their future career plans when they arrive in college.  From the get-go you need to be focusing on getting good grades.  The odd, less than stellar performance won’t wreck […]

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Geography Tutor Video – What are Seasons?

Geography Tutor Video – What are Seasons?

I just found this interesting educational video on Youtube which explains what seasons are, and why we have them.  The video goes into some pretty good detail talking about the effect of the sun as the earth rotates, as well as more advanced subjects such as equinoxes and solstices. Educational videos like this one are […]

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Choosing a Second Language Tutor: Native Speaker vs. Educated Professional

Choosing a Second Language Tutor: Native Speaker vs. Educated Professional

Choosing a tutor for a second language, be it German, French or Spanish, is not a decision that should be taken lightly. Whether the reason for learning the language is a trip abroad or simply personal growth, proper enunciation, vocabulary and meaning are crucial in the development of the language. For this reason it is important to […]

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Improving English with Informal Tutoring

Improving English with Informal Tutoring

Learning English as a second language can be difficult to learn in a formal setting. Informal settings release the pressure from the learning environment and allow the student to feel at ease in the environment, therefore being able to absorb more. English as a second language (ESL) tutoring sessions can range from basic exchange of conversation; […]

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