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Primary School English Curriculum, Exams & Difficulties

It is not only your child who has anxiety attacks at the start of every school year. Statistics show that parents feel separation anxiety as well as frustration over their child's social situation at school. However, if your child is well prepared for the initial Key Stages; if you know what to expect and how to help […]

21 September 2017 ∙ 10 minutes to read

Private lessons are about so much more than extra school. Children learn valuable life skills.

Why Take Private School English Lessons?

Although English is a major part of the school curriculum, many pupils find it difficult, and at a young age, this can majorly affect their levels of self-esteem when it comes to their academic performance. This is just part of the reason why English tuition is in such high demand. From Key Stage 1 all […]

18 September 2017 ∙ 8 minutes to read

Reading is a basic skill.

How to Become a Better Reader

Reading in any language is very important to improving your overall ability to communicate in that language. However, it is especially important to read in your native language to help you to improve in key areas such as vocabulary, spelling, grammar and writing. A very important language skill, reading can additionally expose you to a […]

24 August 2017 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Find English Language and Literature Support

Our Tutors leave no stone unturned when it comes to the language of Shakespeare. Whether you’re studying English at school, looking for Language or Literature support, or need a tutor to help your children with reading and writing, you’ll find everything you need here.

Superprof is the platform of choice for English tutors of all levels. Check out their profiles on Superprof.

When enrolled on a writing course, you should ensure you practice in your spare time.

How to Improve Writing Skills

Reading and writing are basic skills that are necessary to get you by in most workplaces, regardless of your field of expertise. It is not enough to be able to talk to others in your native language, it only seems right that as a fluent speaker of English you should also hold the basic skills […]

24 August 2017 ∙ 13 minutes to read

In Year 12, you may be about to start your A Level course.

A Guide to GCSE English

As a student in Year 10 or 4th Form, taking exams is probably quite a new challenge to you, not to mention daunting. Knowing that you are going to have to complete a set of tests across a dozen subjects is a scary prospect. The good news is that you can, if you haven’t discovered […]

18 August 2017 ∙ 13 minutes to read

English is a global language.

A Guide to A Level English Courses

You may be asking yourself why English as a subject is so important; what more can you possibly learn about the UK’s primary language after speaking it fluently as a result of growing up in Britain or by learning it at school for all of those years? More importantly, why choose it as one of […]

27 July 2017 ∙ 12 minutes to read

Find The Right Tutor for Private English Lessons

English is a big part of the school curriculum, yet many students find it difficult, and at a young age, this can majorly affect a child's self-esteem and academic performance.

It is for this reason that English tutoring has become popular amongst children and young adults.

For every native English speaker, getting to grips with the grammar rules, tricky spelling and even handwriting are all significant hurdles that must be overcome to achieve true mastery of the language.

Why Find an English Tutor?

Have you noticed your child struggling with their English homework?

For some, understanding the complex aspects of the English language as well as practising reading and writing is just too much to do with a school teacher alone.

This is why many parents reach out to English tutors or tutoring companies to give their child the boost in confidence they need to achieve academic success.

Having that personal, one on one attention when it comes to learning can help children reach their potential quickly and efficiently. 

How to Choose the Right English Tutor?

Whether you choose English lessons from a qualified English tutor or from someone English university student, their teaching approach is very important.

Teaching private classes, especially English classes requires patience and a well-rounded teaching approach, especially for children who are struggling or have lost their confidence in the subject.

The English exercises offered can cover topics like reading comprehension, writing and spelling, including creative writing, as well as small presentations to develop public speaking. 

In-home, private lessons can help students improve their confidence, study for exams with revision materials, or even act as an intensive English course to boost grades.

Private lessons can, therefore, be more than just helping children with their homework but it is important for the tutor to have a rapport with their student if they want them to progress quickly.

English help needs to be comprehensive. The private tutors on our platform offer personalised lessons based on their students’ needs.