Case Studies

Cannes

Students: Boy (12)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Instead of School
Cannes
Background

This family were in the middle of a move from their home in France to the US, and their son needed to supported in his entrance applications for the new school and with the transition from one system to the other.

Outcome

The Tutor ensured that the boy was able to do well in the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) and therefore be accepted to his first choice of school.

Charente

Students: Boy (13)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School
Charente
Background

This family were relocating to France to renovate their home there and needed a bilingual French/English Tutor for their son who was unable to join the local French school.

Outcome

In addition to home-schooling the boy, the Tutor was also expected to teach his mother French and to help his two younger sisters with their school homework.

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.

Costa Mesa

Students: Boy (14), Boy (15)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Specialist Tuition, Unhappy at School
Costa Mesa
Background

The boys were cousins. One had been bullied at school and the other recently relocated to the area had never done well at school, so the parents sought a private tutor to home educate.

Outcome

The Tutor quickly established that one of the children was dyslexic and was able to adjust the teaching to suit his learning style. After a year both boys re-entered mainstream schools and graduated normally.

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 (12)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School, Unhappy at School
Dubai
Background

This boy was at school in Dubai but wished to take his Common Entrance exam with a view to application to one of the most prestigious private schools in London. Unfortunately his Dubai school was falling short.

Outcome

A full time Tutor was able to ensure that the standards needed were reached through a well-rounded and holistic enrichment program delivered after school.

Dublin

Students: Boy (6), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School
Dublin
Background

This family was relocating to Ireland and this meant a period of home-schooling to bridge the change from one school to another.

Outcome

The Tutor worked closely with the boys' new school to make sure that they would integrate smoothly and thrive there.

Egypt

Students: Girl (16), Boy (14), Boy (10)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel
Egypt
Background

The family were taking 3 months out to go travelling in Europe and the Middle East. This meant taking the children out of school and continuing their education while on the road.

Outcome

The children were able to maintain their studies and reintegrate into their respective schools seamlessly on their return.

Europe

Students: Girl (12), Boy (10), Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Travel
Europe
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.

Europe

Students: Girl (16), Boy (14), Boy (10)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Instead of School, Travel
Europe
Background

The family were taking 3 months out to go travelling in Europe and the Middle East. This meant taking the children out of school and continuing their education while on the road.

Outcome

The children were able to maintain their studies and reintegrate into their respective schools seamlessly on their return.