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What-is-the-right-age-to-get-a-tutor?

  At Tutor My Kids, this is a question often asked of us, so I thought it useful to share some thoughts. It depends on many factors: the subject area, the concentration span of your child, if her school has raised any issues and last, but by no means least, is your child aware that […]

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When-is-the-right-time-to-get-help-for-GCSEs-and-A-levels?

It can be quite difficult to spot that your child needs help coming up to their GCSEs or A levels; they want to be independent and frankly don’t always know they need help. Tutor My Kids offers some pointers to help decide. Ask the question. It’s always worth asking your teenager which subjects they’re finding […]

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Could-my-child-be-dyslexic?

Dyslexia is very common. It’s thought that 10-20%* of the population are dyslexic. How do you know if your child is? At Tutor My Kids, we see a greater percentage of children with reading and writing difficulties, because our private tutors work one-to-one with many of those students. Symptoms Symptoms of dyslexia generally fall into […]

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Could my child get extra time for GCSEs and A levels?

How could my child qualify for extra time in his/her GCSEs or A levels? Qualification for extra time in the exams is ultimately down to your child’s school to decide, but there are various factors which might mean that your child would benefit from extra time. If your child has dyslexic tendencies – click the […]

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5-reasons-for tutors-to-use-a-tutoring-agency

Tutor My Kids is different from many agencies, so we’re probably a bit biased, but this is our thoughts why tutors and teachers can benefit from using the right agency to find students. At Tutor My Kids, the vast majority of our private tutors are fully qualified teachers. Working in Cambridge, Huntingdon, Newmarket and Ely, […]

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How-much-difference-can-an-hour-of one-to-one-tuition-make?

As a company that provides private tutors in Ely, Cambridge, Huntingdon and Newmarket, we are often asked “how much of a difference can you actually make in an hour?” It’s easy for us to sit here and tell you how brilliant we think we are, and how much of a difference we can make to […]

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Why-we-get-such-great-results-at-Tutor-My-Kids.

          What is it that we do that is so very different? Well I think, as ever, it’s rarely one thing, but a combination of several things which together form something quite incredible. We’re small and local Founded in 2011 by Rachel Law, a teacher and mum, we’re based in Ely, […]

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3-Things-to-Do-with-Your-Kids-Over-the-Summer

There are 3 key things to help your kids with over the summer. Reading Regular reading is always a great thing to help your child. For young children, read to them and with them, reading the tricky words for them. Aim for daily if at all possible; as with all things, a few minutes a […]

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Summer Tuition – A great help or pushy parenting?

At first glance, it might look like pushy parenting, but it’s easy to forget stuff! We all forget things if we don’t do them regularly. Can you remember passwords for websites that you rarely use – no me neither! PIN numbers for accounts you don’t use very often – yep guilty! Kids are no different, […]

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The-Best-Bit-of-my-job

I love my job! I love helping kids who have lost confidence find their confidence again and get a renewed interest in their learning. And the very best bit of that is talking to Tutor My Kids’ amazing tutors in Ely, Huntingdon, Newmarket and Cambridge and the students’ parents, hearing first hand how the tuition […]

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