Case Studies

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 (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.

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.

Gerards Cross

Students: Boy (14), Boy (12)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Instead of School
Gerards Cross
Background

Due to delays in securing visas for a move to the US from England, the boys schooling ran into difficulty. In order to be accepted at the top private school in the area they boys needed to be at the same point as their class.

Outcome

Tutors International supplied a Tutor who began the US school course while the family were still in the UK and then accompanied the family to Florida to ensure smooth integration.

Hamptons

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

A bilingual German/English Tutor was needed. The family travel extensively and for long periods and were looking for a Tutor who would be able to offer an enriching educational experience that bridged the periods when the boy was away from his school.

Outcome

Our Tutor was immensely successful at giving the family the freedom they needed while providing a superb educational experience for their son.

Kenya

Students: Boy (8), Boy (10)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel
Kenya
Background

This family were making a wildlife nature film in the Kenyan bush and needed a Tutor to home-educate their children for the 18 months they would be away.

Outcome

This was a challenging role for the successful tutor due to the isolation and simple conditions. The role was a complete success, with the boys later being accepted into an excellent private school.

Leeds

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

After two years homeschooling, during which the boy's self-confidence and self-esteem has been completely restored, the boy is starting a new school.

London

Students: Girl (18), Girl (13), Boy (15)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School
London
Background

The eldest girl had failed to gain the grades she needed in her AS levels and was therefore at risk of not achieving the overall grades she needed for her first choice Univsersity. Her brother was preparing for GCSEs at the same time, and the younger girl had some mild dyslexia that merited occasional support.

Outcome

By far the greatest emphasis of the Tutor's work was with the eldest girl, who was to be homeschooled instead of attending a private sixth form colleage in London. By the end of the first term, the courses taken so far had been reviewed and the girl scored 3 As in her modules. At the end of the year the girl's final grades were AAB and her was accepted to her first choice University. The younger brother and the sister also thrived with the Tutor's support.

London

Students: Boy (15)
Delivery: Full Time
Problems: Home Schooling, Instead of School, Unhappy at School
London
Background

This young man had been removed from his excellent private school due to concerns about the quality of pastoral care at the school. Half way through his GCSE course he was unable to find another suitable school and so his father opted to home-school him for the final year of GCSEs.

Outcome

Under the guidance of excellent Tutors the boy is planning on taking 14 GCSEs. He is ambitious and highly motivated, keen to make this year something in which he can look back on with immense pride in his achievements.