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Advice for Students

Everything You Will Need for an Online Tutoring Session

You’ve decided to move forward with a tutor, and online tutoring services are just a click away from changing your C’s to A’s. You do have many tutoring choices available other than tutoring online. There’s home tutoring, peer tutoring, group tutoring or tutoring centres. There are even a few places that offer limited, free tutoring […]

4 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

Should I try Online Tutoring?

Tutoring online and tutoring services in general, have exploded as an industry and are one of the fastest-growing franchise niches worldwide. In Canada, over 25% or 1 in 4 students receive tutoring as supplemental instruction to their formal education, at some point in their academic career. Online tutorials are a growing factor in the tutoring […]

27 March 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

How do you become a private webcam tutor?

Tips for Becoming An Online Tutor

While private webcam tutorials have existed for a number of years now, some tutors still aren’t sure how to get started! We’re here to help you start tutoring online. When it comes to this type of tutoring services, everything’s changing: the materials, how you prepare the lessons, and how you speak to the students... It's now […]

25 March 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

The Best Online Courses Canada has to Offer

Private tutoring has become a regular part of the shadow education industry around the world, and Canada is no different. Canadians avail themselves of supplemental instruction in many subjects, be it math, English, languages, social sciences, the arts, or sports coaching. Why are more and more people turning to private tutorials? Because tutoring works. Children […]

20 March 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

How to Find Online Private Tutoring in Canada

If you have a computer and the internet, you can find a tutor online with a brief search. But who are the best companies for tutoring out there? This article will explore that answer and analyse the benefits of online tutoring. Online tutors are not limited by geography. They have no travel time to consider […]

21 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Its going to take practice to speed read, but it is possible.

How to Improve Your Reading Speed?

Speed readers can read up to 700 words a minute. This means they could finish around 150 pages an hour. In a couple of hours, they could quickly read through a book. The average person reads about 250 words minutes, so about three times as slow, but if you ask yourself how many books you […]

17 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Some speed readers can read up to 150 pages in an hour.

Why You Should Read Faster?

The average person reads around 250 words per minute. Speed readers can read up to 700 words. That's a big difference from the average person to speed readers. What are they doing differently? We'll answer that question below, and we'll also answer why. Reading is something we all do regularly. It could be your emails […]

17 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Reading can be a bonding moment between parent and child.

How to Get Your Child Excited About Reading?

Reading can be a great way to de-stress and rewind after a long day. It can also be a good form of entertainment. Getting lost in the perfect book is perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon if you like reading. A lot of us don't read as much as we use to. Life can certainly […]

17 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Poetry can be very relaxing and great way to de-stress.

Get Inspired to Read with Poetry

Poetry isn't the first choice for a lot of people that want to get into reading. Often, people don't even consider poetry when looking for reading material. Hopefully, by the end of this article, you'll want to start reading poetry. There are many great reasons to read poetry that will touch on throughout this article, […]

17 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you draw a dog?

Drawing Dogs

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” – Roger Caras Dog’s are man’s best friend. But why is that? Studies carried out by Bridgett vonHoldt in 2009 showed that dogs have a gene that causes hyper-sociability. Perhaps this gene explains our ongoing relationship with our four-legged friends. What better way […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you draw a unicorn?

Drawing Unicorns

“Unicorns are real. The mermaids told me.” - Anonymous According to the American Journal of Applied Sciences, unicorns existed. The fossil of a creature known as the Siberian unicorn that died out around 29,000 years ago was discovered. While this was far more like a rhinoceros than a horse with a horn, scientists discovered that […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you draw a horse?

How to Draw Horses

“The horse. Here is nobility without conceit, friendship without envy, beauty without vanity. A willing servant, yet never a slave.” - Ronald Duncan How can you not like horses? Elegant and majestic, people have loved them throughout history. In recent years, the number of people participating in equestrian sports has decreased. However, people still love […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you draw cats?

How to Draw Cats

“God has made the cat to give man the pleasure of caressing the tiger.” - Victor Hugo While not as popular as dogs in the UK, cats are still the second most popular pet in the country. Around 16% of households own a cat. Our loves for cats can be seen in art and a […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

A student

Finding the Best University in Canada

In Canada, job security is a far cry for most people. While for others, they could quickly get it with the drop of a hat. With job security, you don't have to worry about losing your job. This kind of security could come in various ways, such as collective bargaining agreement, labor law, terms of […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time


University Courses with High Employment Rate in Canada

According to a 2017 Gallup poll, we spend as much as one-third of our lives at work. The need for sustenance and earn a living motivates a lot of people to dedicate their time to work each day. But the reality is that most are not happy with their jobs. Job security is one unique […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How do you homeschool children?

Homeschooling Tips

“There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.” - Gandhi Let’s start by saying that there’s no such thing as a typical day of homeschooling and that’s probably why you’re interested in it. These tips are here to help, but you don’t need to follow them […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Why should you use smartphone apps to learn?

Reasons to Use Apps for Revision

“The unexamined life is not worth living” - Socrates No matter what kind of smartphone you have, you should be able to enjoy a variety of useful apps. Both the App Store and the Google Play Store have plenty of apps that you can use online and offline almost anywhere. Our phones are almost part […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you exercise for free?

Cheaper Ways to Exercise

“The important thing in life is not victory but combat; it is not to have vanquished but to have fought well.” - Pierre de Coubertin Would you like to exercise but can’t afford a gym membership? A lot of people have taken to exercising at home because every workout is free but it's not the […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Which are the best apps for exercising?

The Best Budget Exercise Apps

“There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.” – Derek Jeter Finding the time, money, and motivation for exercise isn’t always easy. We can’t all be the type of person who throws on their trainers the second they get up or […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you exercise for cheap?

Cheap Ways to Exercise

"A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning." - Pat Riley Would you like to exercise but don’t want to spend a fortune on gym equipment or gym memberships? A lot of people have turned to exercise at home and, thanks to modern technology, you can follow fitness classes from the comfort of your […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How can you exercise with Wii Fit?

Exercising with Wii Fit

What can you do if you can’t get to the gym because you don’t have the time or money or the gyms are closed? Exercising at home seems to be the best way to build muscle or burn calories. However, without a coach, it can be difficult to know what you should be doing or […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

You Can Learn Spanish Online!

There are many things you need to know to become fluent in Spanish,  and to do so easily and conveniently, why not learn Spanish online! It's an option other than taking a traditional Spanish course at a local language school. However, there are advantages to taking Spanish classes at an institution (for example, Spanish classes […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Are French and Spanish Similar?

There are things  you can do to become fluent in Spanish quickly, if you have taken French classes, you may find it easier to learn French.   Spanish and French share a common Latin root, so this is one of the reasons you may be easier to learn Spanish. Learning a foreign language is not always […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How do you pass the GMAT?

How to Pass the GMAT Exams

GMAT stands for Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The GMAT is known in over 110 different countries and widely accepted by universities and business schools where students want to enroll in a business management master’s program. The GMAT is a requirement in most countries to gain entry into an MBA program.  Schools that do not […]

27 April 2021 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

How can you plan a trip to Barcelona?

Planning a Trip to Barcelona

“Allow me to state here how much I love Barcelona, an admirable city, a city full of life, intense, a port open to the past and future.” - Le Corbusier Going to Barcelona is more than just enjoying a bit of sun, sea, and sand, it’s also an opportunity to discover tonnes of art, history, […]

26 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Which are the best sites for learning violin?

Can You Learn the Violin Online?

Everyone loves music. What about you? Think of a world without music; that may not be a great world to live in, right? Yes, it wouldn't because music isn't just music but a getaway from certain emotions and could even be therapy for others. There are some gaps in life that only good music can […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 12 minutes reading time

Men singing

Can Singing Students Skip Grades?

Have you ever found yourself wondering: 'Do I need to go through all the singing grades?' Well, this article is just for you. While singing grade exams are designed around a framework that tracks the student's progression from beginner to advanced stages, the rules are not set in stone. There are several factors that make […]

28 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Exam score sheet

Singing Exams Canada

Singing is an art, and just like every other aspect art, it needs to be mastered. Good music is a series of sounds that is pleasant to the ears. However, several factors come to play for you to enjoy good music, which includes a good singing voice and the right instrument like the piano. To […]

26 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A grade sheet

Singing Grades in Canada

Music is not all about raw, gripping talent, and a meteoric rise to fame. Yes, Shawn Mendes did it when he stormed the online world with his compelling vocals and incredible mastery of the acoustic guitar. Justin Bieber also did it at the young age of thirteen when he suddenly skyrocketed to fame after he […]

25 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

People in a meeting

Critical Thinking

No matter your profession, years of experience or the skills you have gathered over the years, one thing you can't doubt is that critical thinking is needed for career growth and advancement. In fact, without this crucial skill, it will be challenging to harness opportunities, create them or even seize them for career and personal […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Resources to Help You Become an Effective Leader

When was the last time you enrolled for a course or took a certification exam after completing a program? I’m sure you knew what you were in for, and you gauged your assimilation level during each process. Learning is not a hard nut to crack. It’s pretty simple. You watch a video on YouTube or […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A woman standing

Learn How to Build Leadership Skills on Your Own

If you work in a fast-paced organisation, irrespective of where you are currently on the career ladder, there will be a time when you may be asked to assume leadership roles, and everyone will expect you to give it your best shot. Maybe you are aiming for a managerial position in your company, managing a […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

An inscription

The Significance of Developing Leadership skills

The business environment is evolving continually. Hence, organisations are looking for various ways to meet societal and business demands. We are in the era of automation, extensive data analysis and machine learning. And whether we accept it or not, these business elements have a direct or indirect impact on the operations of businesses. Therefore, leaders […]

28 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Over four years, Superprof has taken Europe by storm and it now spreading further afield

Superprof: Global Experts in Private And Online Tutoring

Deciding to take private lessons is the first step to discovering the numerous and oftentimes confusing choices and options available to you in searching for the perfect tutor. With Superprof as the number one company in Europe for home tutoring, the possibilities of benefiting from tailored learning with a personal tutor are endless. However, it […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

We constantly work to imporve our tutoring website so it is as accessible as possible for private tutors and students alike.

Customer Satisfaction at Superprof

For nearly eight years, Superprof, the world leader in private tutoring, has kept three clearly defined objectives in their company mission: To connect motivated students with tutors and teachers in a variety of different subjects To promote the sharing of knowledge around the world To provide as many people as possible with access to our […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Support from our tutor team is available throughout your Superprof journey

Superprof’s Private Tutors and Students

Founded in August of 2013, Superprof has since been growing. The one on one tutoring start-up has made its way onto the world stage, with its online tutoring services found in Brazil, Belgium, Spain, London and Mexico to name a few. This growth and development would never have been possible without the hard work and […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Can you use Zoom for online tutorials?

The Pros and Cons of Tutoring with Zoom

“Humans are the reproductive organs of technology.” - Kevin Kelly While computers may never replace the human mind, they can definitely help us to share knowledge more effectively. This is especially true when it comes to online tutorials as learning from videos, streamed lessons, and online tutors are all becoming more popular. There are plenty […]

28 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time