Category: Coronavirus

Coronavirus
Ludo Millar

This is How Tutoring Can Play a Key Role in Reducing Educational Disadvantage, with Daniel Dipper Podcast Transcript

It’s time to stop and consider our approach to educational disadvantage. The pandemic has given us the opportunity to rethink our strategy towards support for those who need it most, in particular how we can deploy tutors in mainstream education.

This podcast goes a long way to explaining this. Access this transcript to find out more …

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Coronavirus
Richard Ashelford

Did your students do well this year?

A lot has been said about the nature of this year’s GCSE and A level results. Richard pierces the conversation with an important discussion of what it means to have ‘done well’ this year.

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Community
Ludo Millar

Socially distanced but not distant

While lockdown has kept us apart, the power of online communities have brought us together. Here, Linda and Ludo discuss the positives we can take from this change to social and professional life, and look ahead to the future of connection and partnership …

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Coronavirus
Richard Ashelford

Positive? Are you sure?

It’s not easy to find an exploration of the need for positivity in tutoring that’s as open and honest as Richard’s above blog. A model for any tutor on the importance of showing up yourself to inspire those around you.

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Coronavirus
Linda Larbi

Exam Stress, Mindfulness and Child Mental Health

In a time where resources and strategies for helping children through their disrupted studies are most precious, Linda guides us through simple steps we can all take to assist our school students. Watch out for the light-hearted videos at the bottom …

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Challenges
Jolyon White

The National Tutoring Programme

The NTP has run for just under 3 months now – here, Jolyon gives his expert take on the success of the programme up til now and where resources should be directed for the project to fully reach its potential.

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Challenges
Jolyon White

We Live in Interesting Times

Jolyon White has an idea … well, several actually. Tutors can be deployed using far more effective strategies and the lockdown has only emphasised how this can be possible. Read on to discover a world of possibilities

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