Entries by Sula Cooper

Summer is time for STEM!

Summer is a great time to engage kids in fun and educational STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) activities. Just incase you were wondering what STEM means.?  Before we start, if you’re seeking exciting and enjoyable summer activities to share with your children, look no further! We’ve teamed up with Tina, the mastermind behind the […]

Does your child blank out during exams?

Have you heard your child said they’ve blanked out during an exam? Do they study really hard, go in feeling good but come out stressed and achieving less than they deserve? Blanking out is an unnerving and upsetting experience for any student. There is a great deal of pressure to perform well in exams and […]

Let’s talk about teacher gifts!

  I can’t believe that it’s that time of the year already! And if you are anything like me then “gift giving” is an essential and fun part of the Christmas season. Our children’s teachers are also an essential part of our child’s future and development, and what better way to recognize this by giving […]

What Makes an Effective Online Tutor?

The important role of online tutoring in today’s world of learning! Online learning has grown exponentially in the last few years, and this is for more reasons than because we’ve all been home-bound due to Covid. One of the most significant reasons for this trend is that online learning and tutoring fits better into our […]

Tackling 10 Fears about Online Learning

It’s no surprise that Online Learning and tutoring has become better tailored and well-suited to our busy, modern lives.   Most parents of school aged learners grew up in a largely offline world, and are now raising their children in a world where a combination of online and offline is part of everyday life and […]

Rest, Relax & Regroup

The Importance of the School Holiday Period After a busy year of classroom learning, tests and exams, homework, school socials, extra-curricular activities and sport, the end of the year school holiday is eagerly anticipated by most learners! It is a time to get together with their friends, sleep in, look forward to a possible family […]

The Benefits of Online Tutoring

What is Online Tutoring? Online tutoring is one-on-one tutoring that happens in an online environment, with learners and tutors in different physical locations, like their homes or offices. Our tutors commonly use Skype or Zoom to conduct online lessons. Both of these platforms offer video calling, messaging, screen sharing, and are free to use other […]

Land Your Dream Job With Mind The Gap!

Now that your final year of school or college is over, it’s time to start thinking about getting a part-time or full-time job! The Summer holiday season is a great time to start preparing for your job hunt: getting together all the relevant information and documents, putting together a comprehensive resume and a basic cover […]

The Benefits of Learning Another Language

Learning new languages can benefit brain and social development While the prospect of learning another language may be daunting, especially if you struggled to get decent grades for your mother tongue at at school, there are many good reasons to do so. Exercising your brain to learn a new skill will help optimize your brain’s […]