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PostHeaderIcon Choosing a Good Physics Tutor

Going Back To CollegeDifferentiating a good tutor with a mediocre one is the first step you can make to ensure your child reaps maximally from the fruits of education. Being entrusted with a teaching task is one of the greatest forms of honor in our life. This is because; the person given this responsibility must submit himself within the teaching career in regard to his methods, strategies and actually works all through in that profession to ensure the trainees under his career acquire full skills. But a tutor is bigger than a teacher because any tuition entails a lot of things apart from mere teaching. This is even more practical with sensitive fields like physics tuition.

A tutor not only teaches but also gets involved in other areas to impact positive attitude towards the tutees. Thus, teaching is part of the tutors work and it is not only in academics that tutors involve the tutees but also in shaping their characters. More so, a good tutor of O level physics tuition along with other types of physics should be well trained. It is not sufficient for a tutee to acquire only the academic knowledge but also more essential is the growth of their character. With this, they get their strength which motivates and goads them in pursuing knowledge that is pursued from good tutors. That is, a good tutor should be in a position to shape the character of tutees when pursuing their knowledge in school. However, mediocre tutors only impart on academic knowledge. That is all what differentiates good tutors from the mediocre ones.

It has been said that an educated individual without character makes for a “clever devil”. Normally, it is not new to see educated people that lack meaningful character and knowledge in society. As long as academic victory is desirable, wisdom should be sought and this cannot be acquired overnight. But character training is conducted when the tutor and tutee have taken adequate time together during the learning process. This is why in some cases the tutor-tutee associations last the entire lifetime of the latter.

Generally, a good tutor will influence the way your child is shaped towards academic victory. This can be measured as success attained within the career or good jobs that are attained after the course is completed. Hence, finding a tutor who is dedicated in raising the life value of others is a great treasure. Again, being called a tutor is taken with great honor since it is a recipient of an individual's mentorship.

How to choose a good tutor for your child:

– Explain to your tutee why the tutor is necessary and what the tutor has to accomplish.

– You can interview several tutors with the presence of your tutee.

– Check the credentials of the tutor. Confirm about experience, training and references. The tutor should be a certified teacher or with expertise in the career subject.

– Set goals for the tuition and come up with a tutoring plan.

– Monitor the progress of your child and the tutor

– Request for academic improvement reports after a few months.

Benefits of choosing a good tutor:

– Save time

– Relieve frustration

– Improve understanding

– Build confidence

– Foster independence

– Raise grades and scores

– Become empowered!

James Liao a.k.a The Educationist of Singapore, a MASTERS scholar from NTU, has been on the forefront of Singapore's education fabric for more than a decade. Through this period he has helped many students improve from F9 to A1 in Chemistry, Physics, A.Maths and E.Maths. As a result, these same students managed to qualify for Junior Colleges and most of them have already graduated from NTU, NUS and SMU.

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