Elisa’s Tutorial School: Education News, Private Tuition and Why our Learners are Happy

Many of you will be visiting our site for the first time and so in this post I’m looking at education news, private tuition and why our pupils are happy [ . . . ]

Cannabis…and the impact on education and our children

It has been reported that cannabis smoking is a problem in many of our secondary schools in Britain. Parents of teenagers must worry about the other young people their precious [ . . . ]

Teachers not making the grade in spelling

Teachers not making the grade in spelling…This analysis comes from 280 schools inspected by Ofsted over the past few years and graded ‘inadequate’ for teaching. School inspectors have recently highlighted [ . . . ]

Young people’s mental health and parents’ concern

There has been a lot in the media recently about mental health, not only in relation to adults but also young people including pupils as young as five years old. [ . . . ]

Why is my child not where they are meant to be educationally in Year 3, 4 or 5 or even 6?

As a tutor I am getting asked this question more and more from first visit parents… and it is something that I too am noticing. This, of course, does not [ . . . ]

Google has turned learning on its head…it’s time we caught up!

When was the last time you wanted to know something and didn’t Google it? Or use whatever equivalent search engine to find the answer? In fact, Googling has become the [ . . . ]

Mysterious Wings by Maryam A. Hussain, a pupil at Elisa’s Tutorial School

At Elisa’s Tutorial School we encourage independent work and writing projects to embed the learning and writing techniques learnt in our group and one-to-one teaching. One of our pupils, aged [ . . . ]