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Mother supporting her child’s learning
 

Tips for Supporting Your Child’s Learning

During the Covid-19 lockdowns, many parents got a closer look at their children’s learning and schoolwork. Now that schools are operating as normal, what are the best methods for supporting your child’s learning? We have a few tips on small things you can do to encourage and [...]
Student interacting with online tutor on laptop screen
 

How You Can Use Technology to Improve Your Learning

Thanks to several advancements in learning programmes, using technology in learning has never been easier. Because new technologies make it possible for classes to be more interactive, it’s now easier to replicate learning environments where students can learn, do projects, [...]
Mother and child setting learning together on a laptop
 

How to Set the Right Goals for Learning

Learning isn’t a linear process that has a beginning and an end. Learning is ongoing and needs to be fostered throughout your child’s life. More often than not, students need strategies to process what they’re taught. This includes using adequate tools that will help them to [...]
Teenager studying a virtual course on a laptop while writing notes
 

Six Helpful Tips for Studying Online

Distant learning offers numerous advantages. The most notable one is that it allows you or your child to learn in the comfort of your own home, offering the flexibility you need to balance different commitments. However, they also present unique challenges. Online classes require [...]
Online tutoring in NZ as part of a student’s back-to-school prep
 

How to Master Back-to-School Prep

Starting a new school year can be daunting for both parents and children. Feelings of anxiety and nervousness about what is to come ahead are all normal for a returning student. That is why it’s better to prepare before the beginning of the school year, addressing your child’s [...]
Student using a tuition service through laptop at home
 

What to Expect from a Good Tutoring Service

There are a lot of tutoring services out there, and this can make it hard to find the right one for your family. While different methods of learning work well for different students, there are some things that can be helpful no matter what your child’s learning style is. These [...]
Two children learning outside
 

Home-based Learning Activities for Primary Schoolers

It is great having the kids home for the summer holidays, but we know that it can be difficult to come up with new and engaging activities to keep them from boredom every day. We have compiled a list of some awesome activities that you can do with your primary aged kids at home, [...]
Child studying in the park
 

School in Summer? The Benefits of Summer Holiday Learning

Summer is generally the longest period when a child is free from academic responsibility. However, dedicating just a small amount of time to summer holiday learning can have huge benefits that will help your child going into the school year. Keep reading to learn more about why [...]
Child holding a tablet for virtual one-on-one tutoring session
 

Preparing for Exam Season – Tips for Tackling Tests

Exam season is here! Before they can relax for the year, students have to pass their tests to see how much they have retained from the academic year. And while exams can be nerve-wracking, there are ways you can help your child tackle them with confidence. Whether by enrolling [...]
Father and son learning together in summertime
 

The Impacts of Summer Learning Loss

At the beginning of each year when students are returning to school, there is a noticeable decline in students’ knowledge of what they were learning before the summer break. Students’ scores are lower when they return to school, which means that teachers have to spend time [...]
Student developing a personal study plan
 

Tips to Develop a Personal Study Plan that Works

There are two main types of study, reversion for exams, and acquiring knowledge. Acquiring knowledge is normally done over a long period and your study plan will be for 2 or 3 sessions a week, of 20-40 minutes at a time. Revision study is much more intensive and is designed to [...]
 

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