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What You Should Look For In An Accounting/Finance Tutor

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,

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The Fundamental of Finance: Time Value of Money

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,

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5 Exam Preparation Tips for Students

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

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How to Help Children Learn Math Fundamentals

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

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Techniques to Increase Student Retention Using Microlearning

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

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5 Tips to Scoring above 700 on the GMAT

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

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Instilling A Love Of Math In Your Child

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

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Top Tips For Tutoring Math Online

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

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How to Help Children with Homework?

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

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3 Strategies For Differentiated Instruction

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

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What Should My Child Be Learning at Home?

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

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Tips To Increase Your TutorOcean Bookings

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

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How To Prepare For An Online Exam

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

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TutorOcean’s Solution To Bloom’s 2 Sigma Problem

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

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