Tutor quest – the most strenuous one?

Tutoring has evolved as an offspring of classroom teaching. Yes, it might sound extremely hilarious to you but it’s true. Since the classroom teaching sessions could not suffice the learning needs of each and every student, a supplementary form of teaching came into existence known as tutoring. Tutoring industry emerged as a prominent teaching and learning solution for those students who are in need of excess guidance and motivation. The constant pressure of examinations and competition compels parents to look for good tutors who can mentor*mentor*
➤ (n) a wise and trusted guide and advisor
➤ (v) serve as a teacher or trusted counselor
…by BeeDictionary.com
their children. But is finding a good tutor an easy task? Absolutely not, it is a strenuous job. Let’s see the key elements to be considered for finding the right tutor for your child.

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Key elements to consider while finding a right tutor:

If you are a student or a parent looking for a tutor to mentor*mentor*
➤ (n) a wise and trusted guide and advisor
➤ (v) serve as a teacher or trusted counselor
…by BeeDictionary.com
your child you will have to follow a few strategies that can cost you a lot more in terms of efforts and money too.

  1. Pen down your needs and requirement in the particular area of your study. Other requirements like medium of instruction, place of instruction, cost involved in the tuitions has to be considered before approaching a tutor.
  2. The qualification and the experience of the tutor is a vital element for shortlisting the tutor.
  3. You can also have a look at the reviews of the tutor posted by other students, if any.
  4. Try connecting to the tutor in person or through video calls or emails.
  5. You can also talk to the tutor about the educational expectations that you have from him/her.
  6. If you are uncomfortable with a tutor in a one-on-one session, you can always request an adult to be present with you throughout the session.
  7. Never refrain from running a background check of the tutor you have decided to hire for your child.
  8. Never reveal too many details about your personal life to the tutor.
  9. Clarification of doubts is an integral part of the learning process. So, you should always feel free to ask for doubts and seek a rectification of all the errors committed in the learning process.

“A stitch in time saves nine”. So, if you are cautious in finding a right tutor for you, then this can resolve a lot of issues that one may encounter in the learning process.