Case Studies

Gstaad

Students: Girl (10), Boy (12)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School, Home Schooling
Gstaad
Background

This family were looking for a full time private tutor to help with a complex transition between schooling in Switzerland and England, and with extended interim periods of homeschooling in the US.

Outcome

A Tutor familiar with IB was appointed to liaise with the new school and assure that the children were always at the appropriate level so that they would be able to reintegrate into their class at any time.

Verbier

Students: Boy (17)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Verbier
Background

The boy had been expelled from his excellent school in Beijing and had a poor GPA. He had ambitious academic plans which appeared to be utterly untenable.

Outcome

Tutors International managed a comprehensive home-schooling solution. The young man graduated with a 4.2 GPA just a year later, and passed four AP exams at grade 5. He opted to delay his College application for a year and was accepted to the top 4 high schools in the US for a PG year. He is now thriving.

Verbier

Students: Boy (11), Boy (7)
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Verbier
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.