Our blog for Parents

A regularly updated selection of blog articles to support your teaching

Tutoring

3 days ago

Grades without exams? How your teen can get the grades they ...

With exams cancelled across the UK, teens and parents across the country have been wondering what these means for GCSE and A Level grades. Unlike 2020, where exams were cancelled in late March, teens have big chunks of the curriculum...

MyTutor for Parents

2 weeks ago

6 ways to remember things

In every school subject, remembering information is pretty central. Of course, you need to understand things first (thank you, teachers!), but getting knowledge to stick in your brain is up to you. Some research says that if you don’t revisit...

MyTutor for ParentsMyTutor for Students

3 weeks ago

So schools have closed (again). Here's how to set-up homesch...

So much for the new year being a fresh start! Just a few days into 2021 and a lockdown with school closures has happened. Having the kids home, while covid safe, isn’t ideal for any parent, but at least this...

MyTutor for Parents

4 Headaches You Can Escape With Online Tuition

When your child needs some extra help with schoolwork, one-to-one tuition is a really ...

Educational AdviceMyTutorMyTutor for ParentsTutoring

A tutor to build academic self-confidence

A tutor can help improve exam results and academic success of a student, and it̵...

Educational AdviceExams & RevisionMyTutorMyTutor for ParentsTutoring

Why you should be an online tutor

When I arrived at university, I realised two things about my new life. The first was t...

Exams & RevisionHome SchoolingMyTutorMyTutor for TutorsTutoring

Tackling the LNAT

The LNAT (Law National Aptitude Test) can be daunting: it’s not like other tests, an...

A LevelMyTutor for StudentsTutoringUncategorizedUniversity

Who are the MyTutor Tutors?

Our tutors are current university students or recent graduates from top UK universitie...

MyTutor for ParentsTutoring

GCSEs are changing

You may have heard that GCSEs are changing this summer, but how are they changing? And...

Educational NewsExams & RevisionGCSEMyTutor for TutorsTutor ResourcesTutoringUncategorized

Tutor Resources: How to teach English Language GCSE

By reading and analysing texts, both fiction and non-fiction, you can encourage your s...

GCSEMyTutor for TutorsSchool SubjectsTutor ResourcesTutoringUncategorized

Tutor Resources: How to teach Geography GCSE

Geography is one of the most popular subjects for GCSE students. This is due in part t...

GCSEMyTutor for TutorsSchool SubjectsTutor ResourcesTutoringUncategorized

Tutor Resources: How to teach French GCSE

French is a bit like Marmite for GCSE students: generally either they love it, or they...

GCSEMyTutor for TutorsSchool SubjectsTutor ResourcesTutoringUncategorized