Tutor Doctor Success Story: From Student to Tutor

Tutor Doctor Success Story: From Student to Tutor

Becky Ward, Tutor Experience Coordinator at Tutor Doctor Home Office, describes her journey from being a student struggling in math, to building a career in education through becoming a tutor and now being the voice for thousands of tutors across the globe helping to change the trajectory of students' lives.

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  • Tutor Doctor Success Story: From Student to Tutor

    Tutoring

    As an elementary student, I excelled in my studies. I was in the gifted program and earned straight A’s, but I always had to work hard at math. When I entered grade 9 math class; suddenly, nothing made sense. The teacher’s teaching style and my learning ...

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  • Summer is a Great Time to Sharpen Test-Taking Skills

    Exams

    A previous post described how excellent preparation can be key to achieving successful test results, while also alleviating stress that can compromise performance. You know that you know the material, but can you prove it at test time? An issue with proper ...

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  • Why Tutoring Is One of the Best Part-Time Jobs for College Students

    Tutoring

    Tutoring is rewarding When it comes down to it, the feeling of being able to successfully teach a student something (and having them retain, practice, and eventually master that concept) is an incredibly rewarding experience. Many of our tutors have a huge ...

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  • How to Ward Off the Summer Slide as a College Student

    College

    While there’s still 24 hours in a day, there’s less time to relax - and an urgency to maintain your edge or advantage. Accordingly, it’s important to find activities that ward off laziness and keep your mind sharp while you’re away from college. An ...

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  • Tutor Doctor Success Story: Improvising Improvement

    Success Story

    “Witnessing my student’s growth during the past year has been such a rewarding experience. She is not afraid to take chances when it comes to academics, and now she is taking chances socially and in her personal choices. I have thoroughly enjoyed helping ...

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  • 8 Fun Family Activities for the Summer

    Holiday activities

    With summer just around the corner, we’d like to share some fun family activities you can try out! We know how important quality family time is for kids , and summer is a great time to catch up, unwind, and spend time with your family. There are plenty of ...

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  • The Power of One-to-One Tutoring

    Tutoring

    This blog post provides a great summary of 'The Power of One-to-One Tutoring' chapter from our recently published book, Academic Success Formula: How Ordinary Students Get Extraordinary Results . At Tutor Doctor, we believe that every student is unique. ...

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  • The Long-Term Benefits of Summer School

    College

    “Summer days, driftin’ away….” “Summer sun, something’s begun - but uh-oh those summer nights.” Olivia Newton-John as Sandy, and John Travolta as Danny, in Grease , 1978 If your summer won’t be filled with the fun and frolic of mythical Rydell High School, ...

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  • When Should Your Student Start Preparing for the ACT, SAT, or PSAT?

    College

    A big part of test prep comes down to timing. Test dates for college admissions exams are set well in advance and should be the goal posts for planning an effective preparation strategy. That said, when should students officially start their test prep? The ...

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