West London Tutoring Blog

West London Tutoring Blog

A little bit of extra help from Anne Nadel . . .This is to discuss current trends or issues in education, mainly relating to tuition but also regarding general education.

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What Makes A Good Tutor?

Occasionally when tutoring I will be given a list of schools a parent is interested in.  This is great as it allows us to focus on exactly what a child requires for preparation, but it also often raises other issues. So, what can a good tutor be expected to provide?  What can a good tutor

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zoom tuition
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Zoom Versus Face to Face Tuition in the Pandemic

Is teaching on Zoom in the pandemic as successful as teaching face to face in tuition? Beginning of March 2020, never heard of Zoom. Beginning of April 2020, tentatively re-opened the business on Zoom.  Beginning of May, business is busy and teaching up to 5 hours a day on Zoom.  Beginning of June, totally mastered

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Slow Writing

Each day I sit and do some research on how to teach English.  I am a member of a few websites where teachers post and discuss current issues so I can keep up with current trends in schools.  Slow writing is often mentioned, what is it? Phew!  I already use “slow writing” (or a similar

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