Case Studies

Miami

Students: Girl (15), Girl (12), Girl (8)
Delivery: Part Time
Problems: After School, Unhappy at School
Miami
Background

Unhappy with the falling standards in their preferred school, the Client sought a Tutor to help with homework after school and with developing activities to enhance the girls' learning outside the classroom.

Outcome

The children did well with their Tutor. Eventually the school took heed of the steps that the parents had taken and addressed their concerns by making some changes that negated the need to retain the Tutoring service.

New Jersey

Students: Girl (6), Boy (7), Boy (3)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School
New Jersey
Background

A full time private tutor was sought to home-school three children of a high profile Client in New Jersey. The role required complete discretion, and had a particularly wide remit including several languages.

Outcome

The position was filled by a teaching couple who between them were able to offer all the required subjects.

Newhaven

Students: Boy (8), Girl (6)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel, Unhappy at School
Newhaven
Background

This family were disappointed with the quality of schooling on offer near their home and sought a Tutor to home-school their children instead. This lifestyle choice also allowed the parents the freedom to travel for extended periods.

Outcome

The Tutor was able to create a superb curriculum for the children, taking advantage of the resources locally whether in the US or travelling in Africa.

Pennsylvania

Students: Girl (12), Girl (2), Boy (10), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel
Pennsylvania
Background

This US family wished to change their lifestyle and travel in Europe. This meant home-schooling their children, two of whom were dyslexic, while they travelled.

Outcome

The family were so impressed by the progress of their children out of traditional school that they retained the services of Tutors International for an additional two years after they returned.

San Diego

Students: Boy (14)
Delivery: Part Time
Problems: After School, Unhappy at School
San Diego
Background

This was a wide ranging role that lasted for 4 years. The boy was underperforming at school and needed to improve his grades, but a variety of anxiety disorders and self-esteem issues stood in his way.

Outcome

With the long term support of a Tutor after school, the boy's grades and standards steadily rose and he accepted by one of best US Colleges where he is now excelling.

San Diego

Students: Girl (11)
Delivery: Part Time
Problems: After School
San Diego
Background

This girl wanted to go to what was widely considered the best private school in the area, but her middling grades made this move unlikely. An after school Tutor was sought to help the girl improve her grades.

Outcome

The appointment was highly successful, and the straight A grades all year meant that the move to the new school went smoothly.