Case Studies

Oxfordshire

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

This young man attended a very well known private boarding school in England but was not doing well, and was off school for a term in the middle of his GCSE course.

Outcome

A Tutor was found who was able to teach the 9 GCSE subjects required during the period of homeschooling. The young man subsequently went on to achieve excellent GCSEs, 3 As at A level and is now at University.

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.

Tenerife

Students: Boy (6)
Delivery: Full Time, Short Term
Problems: Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Tenerife
Background

Due to parental commitments, the boy had moved school frequently and had become unwilling to learn and unsettled in the classroom.

Outcome

With the help of a Tutor the boy's natural inquisitiveness was revealed and he returned to school.

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.