Why set digital assignments?

Why set digital assignments?

One of the most important roles for private tutors is setting, recording and marking relevant practice assignments for their students. Effective retrieval practice is well understood to be one of the most vital aspects of teaching and learning. Countless educational...
Valuable Traits for Tutors/Teachers

Valuable Traits for Tutors/Teachers

Education is certainly not straightforward. Unlike law, accountancy, surveying and medicine (and many other professions besides) there is a lot of confusion about what makes for a good teacher or tutor. There is no authoritative point of reference like there is for...
What Is The Tutors’ Association?

What Is The Tutors’ Association?

Private Tuition is incredibly popular in the UK with The Sutton Trust’s report in September 2017 estimating the industry is worth around £2 billion per year. Their report shows that ‘one-in-six Year 11 pupils in England receive private one-to-one tuition...
The Computer Brain

The Computer Brain

In the next blog of this series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at what we mean by the ‘Computer Brain’ and how it affects us. The Computer Very often we find that some things always tend to happen together. When this happens we tend to associate them...