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What Does Tutor-Mentor "Matching" Mean?

Posted by TutorBright on 22-Jan-2018 09:00:00

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Many of us remember having a tutor during our school days. They may have been a friend of the family, an older sibling's friend or perhaps someone sourced from the local paper or community notice-board. Whilst some of us were lucky enough to develop a great rapport with a tutor, chances are that such instances were few and far between. Unfortunately, kids often find themselves being tutored by someone they just don't get along with, and this can have serious implications for their learning.

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Spotlight Tutor-Mentor: Jay Dower

Posted by TutorBright on 09-Oct-2017 11:01:06

Meet this week's Spotlight, All-Star Tutor-Mentor Jay Dower. Jay is studying a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance and Economics) at University of Melbourne. He likes to play basketball and coaches and plays for Diamond Creek. He also enjoys cooking, making up new recipes, and trying new foods.

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Spotlight Tutor-Mentor: Steph Vawser

Posted by TutorBright on 11-Sep-2017 11:16:51

Meet this week's Spotlight, All-Star Tutor-Mentor Steph Vawser. Steph is studying a Bachelor of Primary School Education (Honours) at Monash University. She loves Musical Theatre: rehearsing for local productions, watching musical DVDs and  musical theatre clips on youtube, and  putting on soundtracks and singing along to them.

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Topics: Blog, Education, english tutor melbourne, learning, literacy, Spotlight Tutor-Mentor, study skills, Tutor-Mentors, tutorbright, Tutoring, tutormentor

Spotlight Tutor-Mentor: Tomas Byers

Posted by TutorBright on 04-Sep-2017 10:38:30

Meet this week's Spotlight, All-Star Tutor-Mentor Tomas Byers. Tomas is studying a Bachelor of Product Design Engineering at Swinburne University of Technology. In his spare time, Tomas enjoys mountain bike riding and teaching himself Japanese. He also enjoys various video games. Tomas has fallen in love with the Borderland franchise; he finds the storytelling and humour to be clever and interwoven with subtleties.

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Welcome Wednesdays: Meet Rajitha Amadoruge

Posted by TutorBright on 08-Aug-2017 11:17:00

Meet this week's Welcome Wednesdays Tutor-Mentor Rajitha Amadoruge! Rajitha completed a Bachelor of Science and is now studying a Master of Business at Monash University.

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Spotlight Tutor-Mentor: Olivia Davidson

Posted by TutorBright on 24-Jul-2017 09:59:37

This week’s Spotlight is All-Star Tutor-Mentor Olivia Davidson! Oli is studying a Bachelor of Science in Zoology at University of Melbourne. She loves experiencing the different food and drink trends across Melbourne, travelling around the country and exploring all the different climates and cities.

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Welcome Wednesdays: Meet Prachi Gaindhar

Posted by TutorBright on 24-May-2017 12:00:58

Prachi loves helping people grow academically, and is currently studying a Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Arts at Monash University.

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Topics: Blog, Education, english tutor melbourne, Most Recent, tutor mentor, Tutoring, Welcome Wednesday

17 Jobs in a Lifetime for Today's 15-year-olds

Posted by Laura Swanton on 03-May-2016 01:23:35

We can all remember growing up and having an ever-changing answer to the question What do you want to be when you grow up? The number of us who actually became astronauts or famous singers is probably a pretty low percentage. For todays generation of young people, the question is associated with increasing uncertainty. One thing thats certain though is that change will be a constant in the future workforce. 

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Topics: ED Trends, job outlook, News, Student Resources, Blog, Education, english tutor melbourne, english tutoring melbourne, Foundation for Young Australians, future jobs, job industry, Kids Needs, melbourne tutor, Parent Resources, PISA, tutorbright, vce tutor melbourne

How to Set Up Your Home for Optimal Study

Posted by Laura Swanton on 19-Apr-2016 23:41:37

These days, homework has become a regular part of the daily routine of our kids, from the early years of Prep "readers" to the many hours expected of VCE students. An important factor to how successful homework sessions are the environment in which the study takes place. Which is why we've compiled a checklist for you to organise an A+ study space!

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Topics: maths tutor melbourne, Mentoring, Student Resources, students, Blog, Education, english tutor melbourne, homework, Kids Needs, Parent Resources, study, study space, tutorbright, Tutoring, Uncategorized, vce tutor melbourne

Closing the NAPLAN Gap

Posted by Laura Swanton on 21-Mar-2016 22:34:48

Two and a half years is over a fifth of a childs entire schooling life. It is also the amount of time your child could be losing if they are attending a disadvantaged school, according to a recent analysis of NAPLAN results.

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