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Monday, April 24th, 2017

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition, Professional tutoring associations

The UK private tutoring industry is rife with dishonesty, reports founder of Tutors International

Independent education consultant, and founder of Tutors International, Adam Caller, spoke out this week about the need for more transparency from tutoring companies, and his concerns that families are continuing to be misled by dishonest firms. As part of an ongoing effort to improve regulation in the private tutoring industry in the UK, Mr Caller called out firms for misleading…

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Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition, Professional tutoring associations

Tutor or mentor? Tutors International founder discusses the complex role of full-time private tutoring

Adam Caller, who founded the leading global tutoring firm in 1999, spoke this week of the evolving nature of tutoring roles around the world, and explained how many of today’s home educators go above and beyond the traditional job description. When many people think of a private tutor, the title evokes someone who works with a pupil after school to…

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Friday, March 10th, 2017

Posted in: Home schooling, Professional tutoring associations

Tutors International listed in 2017 edition of Spear’s 500 index

Adam Caller, independent education consultant and founder of the leading international private tutoring firm, announced this week that Tutors International has been named in the 2017 edition of the esteemed wealth management directory. The Spear’s 500 was the first comprehensive guide of its kind, including top private client advisors, wealth managers, and other HNW service providers from across the globe….

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Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Posted in: Home schooling

Private tutors report Early Years reading skills slipping among UK children

Adam Caller, founder of global private tutoring company, Tutors International, issued a statement this week voicing his concern that children are not exploring books at home as much as other generations, and urges parents to support schools with early literacy. In a recent article for The Guardian [1], author Andy McNab pointed a finger at schools for failing to dedicate…

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Monday, January 30th, 2017

Posted in: Education consultancy, Home schooling

Educating children for a future we won’t be a part of requires outside-the-box teaching, according to leading education consultant.

Founder of leading private tutoring firm Tutors International, Adam Caller, made a statement this week questioning whether traditional and current teaching methods and technologies can adequately prepare the next generation for the future of the workforce. Mr Caller raised the concern that modern educators and teaching methods may not be able to adequately prepare children, who are only just starting…

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Friday, January 27th, 2017

Posted in: Home schooling, Personal & private tuition

Excessive homework is not reflective of quality of education, and teachers should tone it down, says founder of leading private tutoring firm.

Adam Caller, education consultant and founder of Tutors International, commented this week on the monotony and excess of homework given to children internationally, and questioned its overall benefit to a child’s learning and development. While approaches to the issuing of homework differ from country to country, Mr Caller, whose career in education spans over a quarter of a century, called…

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