Case Studies

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.

Beijing

Students: Boy (13)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: After School
Beijing
Background

A Tutor was first sought for this boy while he was being schooled for a year in China, to make sure that would be able to reintegrate into his old school upon his return.

Outcome

The Client was so pleased with the Tutor we supplied that they asked the Tutor to stay on once the boy returned to his home in DC.

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.

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.

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.

Glasgow

Students: Boy (15)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School
Glasgow
Background

The boy attended an excellent private school in Glasgow where he had turned in appalling results in his mock Highers just 10 weeks before his final exams. He had been written off by his school.

Outcome

Tutors International were able to quickly source a Tutor able to teach the 9 subjects. Despite the time constraints, the boy achieved all A and B grades in his Highers.

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.

Hong Kong

Students: Boy (8)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School
Hong Kong
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 more quickly than the usual 2-3 month recruitment period and to bring the boy to the required standard.

Humacao

Students: Boy (17)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: After School, Unhappy at School
Humacao
Background

This highly intelligent young man lost interest in school because his teachers were uninspiring and the work repetitive and unchallenging. He wanted to go to College in the US, but without a strong academic track record this was not looking promising.

Outcome

Tutors International supplied excellent Tutors who reignited the boy's passion for learning and prepared him for College. He was accepted to his first choice of school.