Frequently Asked Questions About Tutoring

Find answers to frequently asked questions below. If your question isn’t here, get in touch and we’ll be happy to help.

20 benefits of tutoring

Wondering whether tutoring can help your child? Discover the benefits of tutoring and the main reasons you might choose a tutor.

Does tutoring work?

Is your child performing at their optimal level? Would tutoring support them in realising their potential? How do you know if the money you invest will actually help?

What is NAPLAN?

NAPLAN assesses the literacy and numeracy skills of all Australian school students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. But what is NAPLAN really? Read our guide to NAPLAN.

PISA test results not a “wake-up call”

Australian schools have recorded their worst results in reading, maths, and science, according to the Programme for International Student Assessment. Are these “shock results” really that surprisi...

How much does tutoring cost?

Ever wondered why some tutors cost more than others? It comes down to supply and demand, format, and expertise, however consider the hidden cost of time and convenience.

Choosing the right tutor

Tutoring can be a considerable expense on top of regular school fees so it’s understandable that you want to maximise your investment. But judging the short and long term effectiveness of tutoring i...

When is tutoring the best option?

As parents, we don’t always do a stellar job at teaching our own kids. Even if you’re a qualified teacher yourself, or if you have the forbearance to hold back and let them puzzle their way throug...

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