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Why Private Tutoring Will Help Your Child Succeed

Private tutoring is one of the most effective ways to help struggling students succeed in school.  With an ever increasing demand on Canada's Provincial Education systems, declining budgets and overcrowded classrooms, not to mention the increasingly demanding sets of curriculums, our students are at risk for falling further behind without the necessary remedial help and […]

12 March 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Common Exam Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

People make mistakes. It is part, in a way, of the human condition. However, one type of mistake you really want to avoid is exam mistakes – because an examination is not the place for a sloppy error, regardless of how inevitable these things are. People, however, do make exam mistakes too. And that’s okay. […]

28 February 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

During the exam, you won't have the chance to consult your notes

Effective Revision Techniques

It would be hard to argue with the idea that every student is unique in their learning styles and study habits; even learning needs differ from one student to the next. Still, among the thousands of students who have sat school-leaving and university-qualifying exams, we can discern common threads. From study skills to memorization techniques […]

11 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Need to Find a Private Tutor?

Whether you’re looking for local tutors or searching for online tuition, we’ll help you find private tutors for all subjects.

Learn how and where to find tutors near you, understand the benefits and drawbacks of private tuition, as well as how to achieve the best outcome!

Whether you’re a student or a parent searching for school support, a professional looking to change career paths, or you simply want to learn a new skill or pick up a new hobby, you’ll find the information you need here.

Why wait any longer? Start the adventure today! Check out our tutor profiles in throughout Canada.

Questions that tutors and students ask

Frequently Asked Questions about Private Tutoring

In Canada and around the world, private tutoring and teaching services are on the rise, with an increasing number of students becoming part-time tutors. The decision to start private tutoring is not always an easy one. How do you know if private tutoring is the right choice for you or your child? Will it really […]

5 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Find the most engaging support for your child

Does my child need a private tutor?

“Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.” – George Sheehan (Quote Source Brainyquote) It's sometimes surprising for parents to find out that their child may be struggling at school and needing additional educational support. If your child is struggling and at […]

2 February 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Preparing for an interview will give you a greater chance of success

Tips for Finding Your First Job

With university graduation right around the corner – well, arriving sooner than you might think, many whose academic run is nearly complete are turning their thoughts to the job market and how they could best break into it. Not too long ago, simply having a university degree was pretty much a guarantee of bright career […]

28 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Should I take private tutoring?

Why Should I Hire a Private Tutor?

Private tutoring has hit an all-time enrolment high over the last decade. More and more parents and students are looking for academic support to supplement their learning and improve their study habits. It’s not just to pull marks up from a failing grade anymore. It’s to make sure their child has every advantage when it […]

21 December 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Personal Academic Coaching

How to Find the Best Private Tutor for Your Child in Elementary, Secondary School or University

School is the training ground for our future lives. How well we do in school or fail to do, affects us economically and emotionally well into the future. Is there a way to ensure we, or our children, have all the academic support and advantages needed to reach our full potential both in school and […]

7 December 2019 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

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An Introduction to Academic Support

 The private academic support industry in Canada has grown with many companies and different formats to choose from. There are a lot of factors to consider when it comes to academic support for students and if a  private tutoring service is the best option for the student. Many specalise in after school tutoring programs to […]

25 November 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Learn in a Different Way: How to Find a Private Tutor in Canada

Education has always been important to society. In the simplest sense, landing a job generally requires years of learning that only studying in schools can provide most of the time. However, some of the challenging parts about learning new things in school are one, we’re not always at par with the curriculum’s pacing or, two, […]

19 October 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Students learn well from online tutors

Online Tutoring: Where to Start

According to a report published in The Daily Telegraph, a whopping 72% of students in the UK have had private tutoring in preparation for their Common Entrance Exam. A survey done for the Sutton Trust discloses that 24% of all students in Britain have benefited from one on one tutoring at some point during their […]

5 November 2018 ∙ 16 minutes reading time

Worldwide Tutoring

Global Tutoring to Educate the World’s Youth

The private academic support marketplace has grown in popularity during the past few decades. In the United Kingdom alone, it is £6 billion industry with a lot of potentials to grow in the future. Wow, those are big bucks!  During the past 12 months, the demand for online tutoring in the UK has grown 500%! […]

8 September 2018 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Free tutoring for schoolchildren is important.

Should We Turn to Free Tutoring?

Learning to read or succeeding in a test is not easy for everyone. It’s not infrequent for children to have difficulties in school. This is stressful for the teachers, but of course for the parents as well. Does this apply to you? Does your child have difficulty understanding the subject matter? Is doing their homework […]

2 August 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

What is academic support?

What Is Academic Support?

A lot of parents have decided that it’s time for their child to benefit from academic support. Do they know exactly what it is? Usually not... They often confuse academic support with other extracurricular support like private tutorials. How exactly is it different? How can we define it? What are the advantages of academic support […]

29 June 2018 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Where can you learn online?

What About Online Tutoring?

Online tutoring is helping students with their studies. It’s a great way to improve their grades at any time during the year: Before an exam During the school holidays At the end of the year For brushing up on everything they learnt during class As a result, there are plenty of sites popping up offering […]

21 June 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

When children enjoy their homeschooling they retain more information.

How does Home Schooling Work?

In life there is never a one size fits all solution, which will successfully benefit the entire population equally. But as parents and guardians, have become busier with their careers, trying to make ends meet. Public and private schools have excelled and become the popular choice for children to receive the core of their education. […]

14 June 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Finding the right direction with applications can be confusing!

Tutoring For Entrance Exams & Further Education

Starting any application process can be demanding and time-consuming, and getting your head around all the things you need to do can be a pretty stressful task! For some secondary schools in the UK, children are required to sit the 11+ exam. This exam involves students of all backgrounds, both in the state and independent […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

No one needs the stress of finding a tutor when you're already stressed about school. Let Superprof find the ideal teacher for you!

Choose Superprof for Home Tuition with a Private Tutor

As a number of studies over the past few years have concluded, France (Superprof's home country) is the European leader of private tuition. According to ConsoGlobe, annual turnover for supplemental instruction in France stands at around 2 billion euros. Closer to home, the Financial Times reports that demand for one to one tutoring is up […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Find tutors for all subjects, ages ad levels with Superprof

Find Private Tutors According to Your Level

Age, subjects, exams… there are many factors to take into account when looking for a private tutor! To get the most out of your sessions, you must first and foremost find the tutor who can adapt to your specific needs. No one wants overly complex lessons when they’re only a beginner. Thanks to the growing popularity […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How expensive are private tutors?

Private Tuition: How Much Does it Cost?

Since according to a study by PISA (Program for International Student Assessment) for OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) the UK is lagging behind other similar countries when it comes to education, it's no surprise that home tutoring has never been more relevant. When you consider getting a one on one tutor, you’ll ask […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Mentor teaching Telemachus in the Odessey

Private Tuition through Time and Space

Private tutoring has become a flourishing business, especially in the UK where the market is estimated to be worth £2 billion per year. There are many misconceptions about the industry, however, and many falsely believe it to the preserve of the rich which, while once true, is no longer the case. Students having trouble in class, […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 9 minutes reading time

How old should you be to use a private tutor?

When to Hire a Private Tutor

Is there an age limit for tutoring? When is the best time to revise? Should I be looking for tutoring services in the short, medium, or long term? These are questions that almost every student or parent asks themselves about private tutoring. If you aren’t sure, then here’s our advice! Private tutorials aren’t just for […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Don't let studying get you down: find a tutor!

Private Tuition: Tips and Suggestions for Students

The students we know aspire to academic success, just like you do. Achieving it is a different proposition altogether, isn't it? While many long for one on one instruction from a private tutor, some still hesitate to seek a master out, for various reasons: fears of high costs worries over finding a suitably experienced teacher […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 9 minutes reading time