Tips on How to Return to In-person Schooling

Tips on How to Return to In-person Schooling

For many students the start of this schoolyear will be the first time in a while that they have set foot inside a classroom that did not double as their bedroom/living/dining room. It can feel a little like starting at a new school (or may be exactly like that if...
How to Catch Up with Schoolwork Over the Summer

How to Catch Up with Schoolwork Over the Summer

Summer is a time when students relax and spend more time with friends outside, but this does not mean that this time cannot also be used to catch up on schoolwork that might have been missed or was not properly explained during the year. It might be daunting to think...
Should I Continue with Tutoring Over the Summer?

Should I Continue with Tutoring Over the Summer?

With the end of school drawing near, parents (and some students) are starting to think about whether they will continue with their tutoring or not during the summer months. As in any topic, there are pros and cons, and which point falls into which category will depend...
How to Write a Good Essay

How to Write a Good Essay

Writing an essay may seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Like with everything else, the more practise you get, the easier it will become. Now, that doesn’t mean just writing anything down (though this can be a first step) and calling it an essay. To...
Fostering a Lifelong Learner

Fostering a Lifelong Learner

Yes, “lifelong learning” is starting to (or has already) become a cliché, but this is an important part of growing up. It is one of those things that needs to be nurtured and to some extent taught (at least the basics). Being a lifelong learner is generally defined as...