4 Expert Tips for Reducing Exam Stress

4 Expert Tips for Reducing Exam Stress

I have been tutoring on and off since 1991. I found it to be a good option to keep my brain ticking over and to earn some money when my children were young. Having studied Chemistry at Jesus College, Oxford, I offered GCSE Maths and Chemistry and A-level Chemistry. I...
Not All Errors are Equal

Not All Errors are Equal

In his recent blog, Richard Ashelford asked what the problem was with asking for accuracy when your students are writing. It’s a good question and the short answer is ‘nothing’. But the long answer is much more interesting. Not all inaccuracies are equal...
Managing Your Time

Managing Your Time

As taught in the Qualified Tutor live sessions, one of the 7 Ps of Tutoring is Preparedness, and in a much repeated phrase, ‘by failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail’. Therefore, time management is so important – I will explore my experience of studying at the...