Tutoring is a sensitive topic for discussion in schools as I often find there is a solid divide in opinions and there are many arguments for and against extra tuition for pupils. I believe that effective and well planned tutoring can benefit children greatly and they reap so many benefits from it. Tutoring is not … Continue reading Is tutoring a help or a hindrance for teachers?
As a teacher our time is extremely valuable and every second counts in your day. When I first started teaching I made everything from scratch, each worksheet for each group in my class was hand-made (on the computer) as this is what I was taught to do in my PGCE. You differentiate your work and … Continue reading Twinkl: Should I subscribe?
I didn't get a phone call yesterday so I sat up until after 2 last night. Being up and ready each morning is beginning to wear thin so I lay on, it is Friday after all, who wouldn't? I try to make the most of days when I'm not teaching. I fill my days with: … Continue reading Another Day
Are you a p6 teacher? Are you a private tutor? It's that time again folks. Transfer Transfer Transfer. If you are like me and you tutor students one-to-one you will know this time of year well. It's that time when we really hit home with all things transfer, (though prep really began in January) tests, … Continue reading Transfer Test
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