Month: November 2021

Education
Andrea Gadsbey

Tutors: How To Do Your ‘Digital Duty’

Have you upskilled as a tutor over the lockdown? It’s easier than ever but the rate of technological advancement is making it ever more vital that we keep up. For us tutors, and for our students.

Andrea Gadsbey, as ever, has a few words of wisdom.

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Challenges
Charlotte Watson

Exhausted Teachers and Underused Tutors – How Can We Move Forward?

“Until you treat the wound, the plaster does nothing. And, as we know, most plasters run out of ‘stick’ before the wound has healed.”

Charlotte Watson has an excellent analogy for the initiatives that have been aimed at teachers for the past 20 years. It’s time for change.

Could tutors be a start?

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Challenges
Jack Simmonds

Language Matters #4: Expressive and Receptive Communication

Jack returns for #4 in his new mini-series on the importance of language, and here, communication.

Have you heard of ‘expressive’ and ‘receptive’ communication? Now’s the time to jump in and learn about how and why some individuals may struggle with communication, including you yourself.

“Communication is much more than language”. Let’s hear it, Jack 👏

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Business of Tutoring
Ludo Millar

How to Balance Your Business Needs with Those of Your Student: The Tutoring Business Talk with Shola Alabi: Podcast Transcript

Shola Alabi delivers a masterclass on balancing the pedagogical needs of your student(s) with your business needs as an entrepreneur: it’s hard!

Shola has set up multiple tutoring business over the past 20 years, while also maintaining a high level of teaching quality for her many lucky students. Here’s how she did it …

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Andrea Gadsbey

CPD: Why We Should Keep Moving Forward

‘Every educator needs to improve, not because they are not good enough, but because they can be even better’ – Dylan Wiliam —————————————————————————- As a

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Business of Tutoring
Ludo Millar

Helping You Put Profit First in Your Business, with Profit First Certified Master, Susanne Mariga: Podcast Transcript

Dive into the world of Profit First, with Susanne Mariga: a Profit First Certified Master and author of ‘Profit First for Minority Business Enterprises’.

This conversation will 10x your business approach and the way in which you view profit in the framework of your business strategy.

Oh and Susanne is also the Founder of the hugely successful accountancy firm Mariga CPA, based in Houston.

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