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Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Posted in: Education consultancy, Home schooling, Personal & private tuition

Founder of leading private tutoring firm echoes new scientific findings in favour of one-to-one mentoring for students.

Adam Caller, independent education consultant and founder of Tutors International, issued a statement this week after new research concluded that one-to-one academic mentoring is the key to fixing education. Amid rising concerns in the US over educational performance, the study, published in April by Harvard economist, Roland Fryer [1], found contrary to previous research, concluding that smaller class sizes and…

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Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition

“Do you need a tutor?” Founder of leading global tutoring firm issues new advice for concerned parents.

Adam Caller, founder of Tutors International, published the new recommendations on his personal blog [1] to aid parents in identifying and addressing the individual educational needs of their child. The various underlying reasons for poor academic performance or bad study habits can often be effectively addressed by the individualised, one-to-one attention and guidance that can be provided by a quality…

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Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Posted in: Tutors International news

Educational consultant publishes support for better visibility of school-age children in the UK

Following new revelations around illegal faith schools, Tutors International founder and educational consultant, Adam Caller, published an article this week in which he voices support of better visibility around unregistered education. In March, Hackney Council expressed its concern [1] that as many as 1000 boys from orthodox Jewish families were attending illegal faith schools in the borough. The Department of…

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Posted in: Personal & private tuition, Tutors International news

Sea Tutors is now recruiting for two new vacancies for enthusiastic, German-speaking, on-board private tutors

The new tutoring placements, announced this month, are with a single family and will involve extensive sea travel over five and a half months throughout South-East Asia. The three students, all girls, aged 15, 16 and 18, are German speakers, with a keen interest in languages. The family are seeking a German Abitur (Gymnasium) tutor, as well as a broadly…

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Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Posted in: Personal & private tuition, Tutors International news

Tutors International announces their search for four active, highly-flexible, international private tutors

It’s a busy month for the leading private tutoring firm, with multiple new international tutoring opportunities requiring exceptional full-time tutors with a passion for travel, sport and science, as well as teaching. The latest vacancies, announced this month by the leading private tutoring firm, seek tutors for full-time placement with families based in the USA and Switzerland, with the opportunity…

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Monday, April 11th, 2016

Posted in: Personal & private tuition

Tutors International warns against labelling children “depressed” without exploring other styles of education.

Adam Caller, founder of the leading private tutoring firm, commented this week following WHO concerns that an increasing number of children are being prescribed anti-depressants, and warns teachers against being too quick to ‘label’ children. The concerns raised last month by the World Health Organisation [1] were prompted by revelations that the number of children in the UK being prescribed…

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