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Is your child struggling in school right now? Do they dread showing up for class each morning? Do they fight you every evening when it’s time to sit down and do their homework? It doesn’t
By: Jared N., Accounting and Finance Tutor, MBA from Colorado Technical University Accounting and finance are lucrative as well as worthwhile skills to learn, more especially when you are considering a career in finance, law,
By: Tanmay S., Finance, Investing and Accounting Tutor, Chartered Accountant Before you delve into this #rathersimplebutmadecomplicatedbythebigguys finance world, I would want to introduce you to one of the very basic and quintessential principles. For example,
STEM skills are necessary for any human who wants to be able to function in the world. It is ironic, then, that the refrain heard most often by STEM teachers is “I am never going
Tips for parents to help their children navigate their feelings during the new school year (2020-2021). My child is scared to go back to school. How can I help him/her feel at ease? Everything at
For many families around the world, back to school planning will look different this year than it has in previous years. Your school will have new policies in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19
The lead up to exams can be a stressful time, however, it’s important to stay calm and retain your focus. One of the easiest ways to do that is to get organized. To get off
Making sure that children establish a strong understanding of math fundamentals at a young age is one of the best ways to prepare them for success, now and in the future. In this day and
As education rapidly moves online, educators are starting to rethink teaching methods. Modern-day alternatives, such as interactive learning, real-time student collaboration and microlearning, are gaining popularity due to the fact that the way people seek
If you’re aiming for the coveted score of 700 or above on your Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT), here are some tips to help you get ahead and secure your place in a top school
Have you ever heard your child ask you over a sheet of math homework, “When am I ever going to really use this?” You’re not alone! It can be hard to convey to a young
Math is a highly in-demand subject to tutor online and is well suited to be taught in an online classroom, like that on the TutorOcean platform. Because of its step-by-step nature, students often have to
Stress-free & effective ways for parents to help children with homework Not many kids get excited about homework and we can’t really blame them. After a long day at school, followed by extra-curricular activities, and
In her book published in 1999, The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners, Carol Ann Tomlinson concluded that differentiated, or personalized instruction is highly effective in helping students of different backgrounds, readiness
Bored kids, hassled parents, and losing track of which day it is during the week – this is what a lot of people are experiencing in lockdown. But there are also many fun and educational activities
Hello tutors! One of the frequently asked questions we get is, “How do I get more student bookings?” So, we came up with some tips to help you improve your chance of getting requests from
Preparing for an exam can be a daunting task. But things get even more nerve-wracking when it comes to online exams. Thoughts are running through your mind: “What if my internet stops working?”, “What if
Here are several useful tips to help you work efficiently and effectively with students – living in different time zones – on the TutorOcean global platform.
PM Trudeau announced on May 3, 2020, that parents will receive an extra $300 per child through the Canada Child Benefit to spend on online tutoring and more.
Considered the ‘Holy Grail’ of EdTech, Bloom’s 2 Sigma Problem has prompted educators and engineers to put their heads together to devise solutions to help millions of students learn better. What is Bloom’s 2 Sigma
Which model of online tutoring is best suited for your needs? Find out in this article!