Attention vs Will

Have you ever wondered why it is that many children can play video games for hours on end, but they can’t seem to concentrate or focus at school even for a minute? As parents there is perhaps nothing more important than teaching your children how to be in control of their own attention. Without the willpower to control their attention, they are at the mercy of external influences. With it, they are the masters of their own destinies.

Why Children Won’t Write

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.

February Wildwatch: The Power of Observation

At Exeter Tuition Centre our teaching team has been hand-picked for their sensitivity, empathy, dedication, joy of teaching, and insight into what it takes to offer an ideal education. In this Article, Andrew describes how we can all develop our powers of observation...

Lifelong Learning is no longer optional

Two years ago, the Economist published a special report calling lifelong learning an “economic imperative” and arguing that “technological change demands stronger and more continuous connections between education and employment.” Today’s...