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Tips on Essay Writing

October 27, 2016

Learn our Tips on Essay Writing. Our tutors can help with your essay writing. Browse our list of writing tutors to help you get started today.

Tips on Essay Writing
Essay writing
is one of the mandatory parts of any Language curriculum, starting from the early grades and continuing right through high school and of course into college. But many students are scared and nervous about essay writing, mainly due to the fact that they cannot think of what to write or they find it extremely tedious to write so much.


Here is a list of effective tips for essay writing, which can make the task easier for all students.


Essay Writing Tip 1: Brainstorm about the points to be made – In many school exams and competitions, usually the essay topics are supplied to the students. First, it is best to read the topic thoroughly in order to understand it. If there are multiple options given, it is best to choose the topic you are most familiar with,

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Benefits of Online Tutoring

October 13, 2016

Here are just six of the unique ways that online tutoring can benefit any student. Need an online tutor? Search our database to find an online tutor that fits your needs.

Tutoring used to be perceived as being sort of like psychotherapy - a remedy for a defect, only needed if there was a problem. More and more, though, as the weaknesses of traditional education become more clear and the public school system becomes more financially burdened, tutoring, particularly online tutoring, is coming to be seen as something that can supplement any student's education and even help exceptional students to excel. Here are just six of the unique ways that online tutoring can benefit any student.

#1. Benefit of Online Tutoring: One-on-One Attention

Most students in schools today suffer from a more common form of attention deficit disorder: a deficit of attention from teachers. Even before the economic recession became big news, teachers were overburdened with ov... Read full article
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Struggling with Homework? Top Study and Homework Help Tips

September 15, 2016

Are you experiencing "homework headaches? These Homework Help Tips may ultimately help your child succeed and eliminate your homework headaches. Top 5 Homework Help Tips - Tutor Index

Are you experiencing "homework headaches?" Is your child struggling to keep up with his or her math homework? Does it take hours after school to complete one worksheet? Does your child resist homework? Is your assistance needed on most of your kid’s assignments? If any of these scenarios sound familiar a few homework help tips might help. These guidelines may ultimately help your child succeed and eliminate your homework headaches.

#1 Homework Help Tip: Eliminate Distractions

Turn off the TV and phone. Make a house rule, that when it is study time, it is “no TV or phone” time. A television set or phone that is on will draw youngsters like ants to honey.

What about the radio or other audio devices? Should it be on or off? Contrary to what many specialists s... Read full article
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Steps to Become a Tutor

September 1, 2016

Read our guide to learn the steps the become a tutor. When you are ready create your free listing at Tutor Index and get your first client!

Become a tutor

If you are someone who loves to teach, you may be interested in becoming a tutor. The tutoring industry has been growing tremendously in the last few years, especially private tutoring services. If you are looking for full time work or just extra income, becoming a tutor may be the right choice for you.
There are many reasons for the increase in demand for tutors. The most important one is the fact that colleges and universities are becoming more and more competitive. Students need high grades and excellent scores on entrance exams to get into the university of their choice.
If you want to become a tutor, here are 4 steps that will get you closer to your goal:

Step #1: Graduate from High School:

Getting a high school diploma is the minimum education you need to become a tut... Read full article
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Guide to Finding a Tutor

August 15, 2016

The most important element to finding a tutor is to find the RIGHT tutor for YOUR student. That's why Tutor Index made finding a tutor easier!

Finding a Tutor

Whether your child is having difficulties in school or you just want to prepare them for college exams, finding the right tutor can help.
When at school, teachers simply don't have the time to dedicate their attention to each individual student. This could lead to your child to getting behind and getting bad grades. With additional one-on-one tuition after school, your student can get the individual attention they need to get ahead.
When you're trying to find a tutor for your student, you want someone who is passionate about the subject they teach, and someone who builds trust and confidence. This will help your child feel comfortable around the tutor, therefore making their experience positive and worthwhile.
The most important element to finding a tutor is... Read full article
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Four Ways to Generate Leads for Your Tutoring Business

August 1, 2016

Learn about four ways to generate leads for your tutoring business.

As a sole proprietor, you are responsible for generating leads for your business.  A steady stream of clients is necessary to make it a success.  But finding the clients that are right for you takes hard work and consistent marketing.  Below is a list of four ways to generate leads for your tutoring business.  Perhaps you’ve tried some before.  Maybe there are some you never thought of.  Try one or more of them to jumpstart or improve your marketing efforts.


One of the fastest and easiest ways to get business is through referrals.  Let everyone in your personal and professional network know you’ve started a tutoring business.  Ask if they or anyone they know needs a tutor.  If they don’t have an immediate need, ask... Read full article
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Applying for Financial Aid for College

July 13, 2016

Learn about applying for financial aid for college.

Continuing your education beyond high school is more important than ever if you want to land a job.  Many jobs require applicants to have a college degree or vocational certification.  But the cost of college and vocational programs has increased dramatically in recent years, making it more difficult to get the education you need.  Fortunately, there are ways to obtain the money necessary to continue your education, so you can get the job you want.  But you have to take the appropriate steps.  Here’s what you need to know about applying for financial aid.

Identify the Source

When you mention financial aid, many people think only of need-based assistance provided by the government.  While the government provides financial assistance to those who want t... Read full article
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