How can IB tutoring help students succeed? Our IB tutors work with students to create tailor-made courses, setting them up for success. Whether the student is studying for the IB PYP, MYP or DP, our IB course tutors will develop a plan against their individual goals and needs to ensure they excel and reach their […]
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Where do our tutoring sessions take place? Classes can take place at our center, online, or at the student’s home. Private one-on-one, semi-private, and group courses are available. Is a tutor needed to excel in GCSE, IGCSE, A-Level and IAL courses? While it is entirely possible to achieve excellent grades through self-study, our track record […]
Hiring a private tutor can be one of the most rewarding and important decisions you make for your child. So what are the benefits of hiring a private tutor? Creating a regimented study schedule A regular, consistent study schedule is one of the best things students can do to improve their grades and exam scores. […]
The Common Entrance is set by the Independent Schools Examinations Board (ISEB). If the examinations are taken in Year 8 (as they typically are), they are designated ‘13+’. However, there is another type of Common Entrance which is 11+. This is designed for students moving to a new school for Year 7. 11+ and 13+ […]
CAT 4 stands for Cognitive Abilities Test (Edition 4). This is a set of tests popular with schools in the UK for analysing a child’s knowledge and learning potential. Who has to take the CAT 4? Although not used specifically for school admissions in the UK, several international schools in Hong Kong do use it […]