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  • Category: Children

    • How One-to-One Tutoring Can Help Your Child Prepare for the 11 Plus Exam

      Preparing your child for the 11 Plus exam can be tricky, especially as the preparation needs to be completed alongside their usual academic workload. With entrance exams consisting of specific Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning papers, the questions are varied and need a slightly different set of skills and vocabulary from what they’ll be taught at school. However, making time and finding the resources for this period o

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  • Category: Education

    • How One-to-One Tutoring Can Help Your Child Prepare for the 11 Plus Exam

      Preparing your child for the 11 Plus exam can be tricky, especially as the preparation needs to be completed alongside their usual academic workload. With entrance exams consisting of specific Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning papers, the questions are varied and need a slightly different set of skills and vocabulary from what they’ll be taught at school. However, making time and finding the resources for this period o

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  • Category: Health

    • Why a Regular Sleep Routine is Vital for Academic Success

      Bedtime is a dreaded time of day for most kids, and for many it’s their mission to try and stay up as late as possible. However, with sleep being just as important as exercising and eating healthy, making sure they’re getting at least 8-10 hours of sleep is crucial. In fact, it’s been found that children who get less than eight hours of sleep a night are much more likely to get lower grades and not perform as well in

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  • Category: Holiday Fun

    • Ways to help kids’ move away from a materialistic Christmas

      Christmas is an exciting time for many kids – it means time off school, festive treats and usually an overwhelming number of gifts. With advertising and playground boasting, it’s easy for children to solely focus on how many gifts they receive on Christmas morning, instead of spending quality time with friends and family. In fact, this obsession with materialistic things can mean the whole family becomes stressed wit

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  • Category: News

    • Why Become a Tutor Doctor® Tutor

      Being a Tutor Doctor® tutor is much more than just a career choice. When you join our family, you are connecting to a huge community committed to making a difference in the lives of every person we help. We know there are hundreds of you out there who share our passion and have what it takes to be an excellent tutor- you just might not have realised it yet.

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  • Category: Performance

    • How One-to-One Tutoring Can Help Your Child Prepare for the 11 Plus Exam

      Preparing your child for the 11 Plus exam can be tricky, especially as the preparation needs to be completed alongside their usual academic workload. With entrance exams consisting of specific Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning papers, the questions are varied and need a slightly different set of skills and vocabulary from what they’ll be taught at school. However, making time and finding the resources for this period o

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  • Category: Summer

    • The benefits of learning a new language

      Learning a new language may seem like a tricky task for your child, especially when they’re already learning so many new things every day. However, we shouldn’t underestimate the benefits. Not only has it been found that learning a second language can improve your kids’ academic performance and career prospects, it can also help them become better thinkers, learners and citizens. Here’s some benefits that you should

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  • Category: Teens

    • Envisioning an ‘A’ Student: Developing a Growth Mindset

      The first chapter of the Academic Success Formula is written by Alex Scotchbrook, a Tutor Doctor Education Consultant, with a passion for helping others develop a love of learning. Throughout the opening chapter, Alex discusses the importance of students developing a growth mindset, and uses case studies to illustrate the importance of mindset when it comes to effective learning.

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  • Category: Testing

    • How One-to-One Tutoring Can Help Your Child Prepare for the 11 Plus Exam

      Preparing your child for the 11 Plus exam can be tricky, especially as the preparation needs to be completed alongside their usual academic workload. With entrance exams consisting of specific Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning papers, the questions are varied and need a slightly different set of skills and vocabulary from what they’ll be taught at school. However, making time and finding the resources for this period o

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  • Category: Tips

    • The benefits of learning a new language

      Learning a new language may seem like a tricky task for your child, especially when they’re already learning so many new things every day. However, we shouldn’t underestimate the benefits. Not only has it been found that learning a second language can improve your kids’ academic performance and career prospects, it can also help them become better thinkers, learners and citizens. Here’s some benefits that you should

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