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Maths with Max

Posted by Laura Swanton on 22-May-2017 12:00:43

We recently caught up with Max, one of our All-Star tutor-mentor, who kindly gave us some insightful advice on one of the most sought after subjects for tutoring in Melbourne Maths!

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Topics: Blog, Maths, maths tutor melbourne, Mentoring, News, Parent Resources, tutor mentor, tutorbright, Tutoring

Disengaged Students Falling Behind: A Summary of the Grattan Report

Posted by TutorBright on 29-Mar-2017 17:00:56

Worried your child is falling behind? You’re not alone. Here’s what the latest Grattan Institute report means for you.

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Topics: Blog, Home-tutoring, Kids Needs, Mentoring, News, Parent Resources

What You Ought to Know about Summer Learning Loss

Posted by TutorBright on 01-Dec-2016 13:10:22

9 simple – and fun – ways to help children avoid a summer slump this school holidays.

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Topics: Blog, Education, News, Parent Resources, Summer learning loss, summer school program

The Do's and Don'ts of Choosing VCE Subjects

Posted by Laura Swanton on 22-Jun-2016 15:57:47

The first Semester for 2016 is almost over. Which means our current Year 10’s will be starting to plan their individual VCE study programs. With more than 90 subjects to choose from, it can be a daunting task to pick a minimum of five studies to begin in Year 11. Here are our most important tips to keep in mind when making these decisions!

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Topics: Blog, ED Trends, Education, english tutor, english tutoring melbourne, english vce, Guest Blog, Kids Needs, maths tutor melbourne, melbourne tutor, News, Student Resources, students, vce tutor melbourne

How to Write an A+ English Essay

Posted by Laura Swanton on 10-Jun-2016 00:23:34

An individual’s sense of identity and belonging changes throughout life.’

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Topics: Blog, Kids Needs, News, Student Resources

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

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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Topics: Blog, ED Trends, Education, english tutor, english tutor melbourne, grattan institute, maths tutor melbourne, melbourne tutor, NAPLAN, News, Parent Resources, primary school tutor melbourne, tutor mentor, vce tutor melbourne

Parents' Guide to Parent-Teacher Interviews

Posted by Laura Swanton on 16-Mar-2016 01:19:16

As the first term of 2016 nears to an end, parent teacher interviews begin to takeplace. Whatcan sometimes be an overwhelming, academic version of musical chairs can also be incredibly informative. The outcomes can be disheartening to some student, encouraging to others, and hopefully motivating to all. However, as we all know, teachers are busy people. Therefore, the time you spend speaking to each of your childs educators tends to be limited to only five to ten minutes. Here are our tips on how to get the most out of every second of your parent-teacher interviews.

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Topics: maths tutor melbourne, News, Blog, Education, english tutor, english tutor melbourne, melbourne tutor, Parent Resources, parent teacher interview, teacher, tutorbright, Tutoring, tutoring in melbourne, Uncategorized, vce tutor melbourne

All-Star Tutor-Mentor Chris Wins Prestigious Award

Posted by Laura Swanton on 23-Feb-2016 22:44:59

Today we received news that our very own All-Star tutor-mentor Chris Bendle recently won an incredible accolade from the University of Melbourne where he is completing a Bachelor of Arts with honours.

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Topics: english tutor melbourne, english tutoring melbourne, melbourne university, News, Parent Resources, Student Resources, students, tutor mentor, tutorbright, winner

NAPLAN. We're in this Together...

Posted by TutorBright on 06-Aug-2015 17:00:29

NAPLAN results that were released yesterday showed that in the seven years since the tests were introduced in primary and secondary schools, most measurements show no major improvements.

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Topics: News

 

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