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Friday, December 16th, 2016

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition, Tutors International news

Tutors International announces big expansion plans for 2017, following record-breaking year

Adam Caller, founder of the leading global tutoring firm, announced this week plans for the company to launch a new specialist tutoring jobs listing service, as well as expansion into high-end nanny services. This new direction comes off the back of a record-breaking year in 2016 for Tutors International, which operates all over the world to provide busy families with…

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Monday, December 12th, 2016

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition, Tutors International news

Headteachers are receptive to pupils’ extended winter breaks – if accompanied by a private tutor, according to leading tutoring firm

With family time already at a premium for busy professionals, private tutoring is proving to be an effective way of extending precious leisure time over the holiday season, with the blessing of headteachers, Tutors International commented this week. This year, more families are opting to extend their winter travel plans, with the permission of schools, with the help of exceptional…

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Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Posted in: Gifted and talented children, Home schooling

What I Learned This Week: The Case for Home Schooling

This article was first published in 13d.com. Reproduced here by kind permission of the author, Kiril Solokoff. The case for home schooling grows stronger by the day. This is a subject we study endlessly. The major reason for not home schooling, the thinking goes, is because of the need for socialization—which can only be obtained in the school environment. The major flaw…

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Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Posted in: Education consultancy, Home schooling

Need for Western tutors in China continues to rise, as more students set sights on Ivy League University places, says leading private tuition firm

Adam Caller, founder of Tutors International, commented this week on the growing concern that Chinese students are being inadequately prepared for further education overseas, impacting prospects and quality of education. According to a 2016 article in The Economist magazine [1], the number of Chinese students applying for coveted places at Western Universities quintupled in 2015, with students becoming increasingly frustrated…

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Friday, November 18th, 2016

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition

School teachers and private tutors are not rivals, and should work together to improve the UK education sector, says leading education consultant

Adam Caller, founder of leading global private tutoring company, Tutors International, issued a statement this week expressing his concern at the continued lack of professionalisation of the UK education industry. Amid an ongoing effort to create a professional body for UK private tutors and tutoring companies, Mr Caller was surprised to discover that there is also, currently, no chartered association…

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Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Posted in: Home schooling, Tutors International news

Tutors International reports a gross total sales revenue of £1m in new contracts in September as record 2016 growth continues

Continuing a record-breaking year for the firm, September saw Tutors International net an estimated £1m gross total sales revenue in new tutoring contracts during its busiest period of the year. September and October are peak times for the leading global tutoring firm, with the start of the new academic year and parents looking to identify what extra support their children…

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