Now that the urge to start home schooling your child has been settled, get ready for some serious anxiety and the exaltation you get from it. The road ahead can really get bumpy but the rewards that come with it more than make up for the trouble. The act of producing a well-rounded and a well-adjusted personality by all means not an easy task.
The tutor must be patient. The tutor must be patient when teaching your child. Sometimes, your child needs more time to understand a certain topic. The tutor should be patient and passionate in explaining the details again to your child till he or she fully understand.
To me, a Quality Home Tutor must be one that is able to establish rapport with the student. This means being able to connect and speak in the same language. Once the tutor and the student can connect to each other, there will be effective communication and effective impartation of useful knowledge.
We live less than 1 mile from one of these rare treasures and not being flush enough to consider paid places we set out on a mission to make sure our son was able to earn a place.
Private Tuition Singapore tends to cost more than group tuition, hence there is more unscrutinizing in private tutors. As home tutors are giving one-to-one assistance to students, their teachings are more focused onto the students’ minds and there is also the transfer of values and habits subconsciously.
Competition for places is stiff – over 900 10 & 11 year olds compete for 310 places each year and it’s not only local children. With fees for private schools nudging 10,000 pa, free Grammar schools are increasingly attractive and parents are prepared to have their children travel up to 50 miles to get a free place.
Lastly, have monthly talks with the tutor to discuss your child’s progress. If your child is progressing very fast, then it may be time to talk with the tutor about changing the curriculum so that the child can learn at a better rate. If the process is going slow, then you again may need to adjust everything. You want to be able to talk with the tutor each month because you can also hear their concerns and address them. If the child is not listening to the tutor, then you may need to talk to your child about this. Constant communication is vitally important between you and the tutor, just as it is between you and your child.
Residence tuition will offer you more attention to your child. Hence, home tutor will pay out his period only to teach your child. It helps to improve knowledge, information as well as skills of your child. He will learn quickly. He will obtain higher grades in last exam.