Teaching Your Own Child

Research shows again and again that support from parents at home from an early age is a key determiner of academic success, but what happens if things go wrong and your child resists help at home? Here are a few tips, distilled from over 15 years’​ experience working with children who’ve lost confidence.

Home Schooling Success

Home Schooling is an increasingly popular choice, and it’s something that we at Exeter Tuition Centre know a lot about. If you are educating your child or children at home, or if you are thinking about taking the step, you’ve come to the right place. Why...

Preparing for Exams

Like it or loath it, our school system is full of exams. It can feel like students are preparing for exams almost all of the time. Had you noticed that your child is never more than two years away from a major exam? SATs, GCSEs, A-Levels and of course the Eleven Plus...

Gym Membership or Personal Trainer?

Students are often surprised by how quickly they make progress once they start coming to us. Years of struggling at school and trying but failing to even work out what’s going wrong, never mind how to fix it, can understandably leave families feeling that things...

Eleven Plus Preparation

From deciding whether to take the Eleven Plus (11+) in the first place to choosing how to prepare for it; from planning what to do if your child doesn’t pass to simultaneously making sure that they’re ready for the challenges of grammar school if they...

While you’re in Exeter…

If you’re coming into Exeter specially for your child’s tuition, you might be wondering to yourself what you can do while you’re in town. Here are a few suggestions – in order of distance from the Centre. If you need directions, just ask one of...