Case Studies

Acapulco

Students: Boy (11), Boy (10), Boy (8), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Travel
Acapulco
Background

This family winter outside the UK and take their children out of school during the period. Between the children, the full range of school subjects is covered. A tutor was needed to continue the boys' education in a fun and location-appropriate style.

Outcome

Tutors International supported this Client for 5 months each winter for 4 years until the eldest boy's GCSE preparation was at risk of being too significantly impacted.

Amsterdam

Students: Girl (10)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School
Amsterdam
Background

Girl had fallen behind through undiagnosed dyslexia, accidents and illness and needed to be prepared to entry to an excellent IB school across all subjects.

Outcome

The girl was accepted to the International School of choice in Amsterdam and the last we heard she was doing very well.

Antigua

Students: Boy (7), Boy (11)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Antigua
Background

The elder boy had been diagnosed with ADD and had been bullied. His self esteem was low and he lacked confidence. Both boys enjoyed being outdoors and exploring the world around them.

Outcome

A full time private tutor able to support all school subjects developed a broad home-schooled curriculum to get the older boy back on track. He returned to school after 2 years tutoring where he is now doing well.

Aspen

Students: Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Unhappy at School
Aspen
Background

This highly able boy had been attending a school in Hong Kong which did not offer anything like the standards required by the top London private schools, where the family were planning to move.

Outcome

Tutors International were able to source a Tutor quickly and bring the boy to the required standard.

Bali

Students: Boy (11), Boy (10), Boy (8), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Travel
Bali
Background

This family winter outside the UK and take their children out of school during the period. Between the children, the full range of school subjects is covered. A tutor was needed to continue the boys' education in a fun and location-appropriate style.

Outcome

Tutors International supported this Client for 5 months each winter for 4 years until the eldest boy's GCSE preparation was at risk of being too significantly impacted.

Bodrum

Students: Boy (9)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School
Bodrum
Background

What started as a short term summer appointment supporting this mildly dyslexic boy on vacation in Turkey, soon turned into a full home-schooling role when it became evident to all just how much happier the boy was in the care of a Tutor.

Outcome

Now in its second year, there are plans to reintegrate to the boy back into a new school, and to keep the Tutor as after school support for the long term.

Cannes

Students: Boy (13), Boy (8)
Delivery: Short Term
Problems: After School, Home Schooling
Cannes
Background

This French family had enrolled their children in the nearby British school and were unhappy about the missing components of classical French study. They sought a Tutor to fill this gap while they explored their options.

Outcome

A school place opened at the family's preferred choice of French school and the boy transferred successfully.

Cobham

Students: Boy (6)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School, Unhappy at School
Cobham
Background

The boy was not doing well at school and so the Client sought a Tutor to supplement his learning. Our Tutor discovered what he thought to be an Autistic Spectrum Disorder, later confirmed by our Educational Psychologist.

Outcome

Once the reason for the boy's difficulty at school was understood we were able to make excellent progress by adjusting materials to fit the boy's learning style until an appropriate school was found for the boy.

Devon

Students: Boy (11), Boy (10), Boy (8), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Travel
Devon
Background

This family winter outside the UK and take their children out of school during the period. Between the children, the full range of school subjects is covered. A tutor was needed to continue the boys' education in a fun and location-appropriate style.

Outcome

Tutors International supported this Client for 5 months each winter for 4 years until the eldest boy's GCSE preparation was at risk of being too significantly impacted.

Dubai

Students: Boy (7), Girl (10)
Delivery: Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Dubai
Background

This summer assignment was needed to help restore confidence in the boy which had been seriously dented by a period of bullying at school. The girl needed overall improvement in discipline and general subjects with a view to application for a new school.

Outcome

The posting was a complete success. The boy returned to school keen to make new friends and do his best. And the girl is now on track to reach the standards required by the new school.