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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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Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Posted in: Tutors International news

Founder of Tutors International announces support for new call for formal tutoring firm inspection system

A recent October newsletter, published by The Good Schools Guide, announced plans for a new OFSTED-style inspection system for tutoring companies to protect vulnerable families. In a statement this week, Adam Caller, who founded leading global private tutoring firm, Tutors International in 1999, voiced his support for The Good Schools Guide and echoed their concerns that students and families are…

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Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Posted in: Tutors International news

Yacht-based private tutors prepare for exciting new placement in South East Asia with Sea Tutors

The two private tutors, selected from hundreds of applicants, have now started a once-in-a-lifetime placement, aboard a private yacht exploring South East Asia, teaching a range of subjects to three students. Adam Caller, founder of Sea Tutors, said this week of the placement: “This really is an exciting and unique opportunity for these tutors. The job specification was very detailed…

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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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Monday, October 24th, 2016

Posted in: Tutors International news

UK firm, Tutors International, takes the top spot for full-time residential tutoring in North America

Despite being based in the UK, the leading international tutoring firm is ticking all of the right boxes for families in the USA with their bespoke and thorough approach to placements. Since it was founded in 1999, Tutors International has successfully placed exceptional private tutors all over North America, and its unique and extensive approach to due diligence and placing…

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