With Sats exams, GCSEs and A Levels round the corner, the push for success is in overdrive. But what if your child: Feels useless in a bottom set Is home schooled with learning gaps  Has no self esteem and hates school Can't cope with a learning difficulty  Here at Lemon Tree Tutors, we speak to many parents across the Weybridge and Chichester areas who live with this every day. Often at their wits end, they reach out to us... So…
As a popular-with-parents tutor service across both Weybridge in Surrey and Chichester in Sussex, we meet many parents with constant worries about their child's education. This year was no exception... One of the biggest challenges facing schools this term has been a squeezed budget. With less money to spend, there is only so much extra support available to children in the classroom. This means that unless your child has a full statement, one-to-one help is often out of the question. …
In a perfect world, our children fly through school enjoying every minute. We hope they get through their childhood unscathed and go on to lead a fabulous life. Of course, in the real word life isn't always like this. Life is beset with problems, mountains to climb, and events which steer us off course. The school system itself heaps pressure on children from aged five upwards. Targets, assessments and exams teach your child about success - and failure. Does this reflect…
Home tuition... Often a debated subject in the media. Some say it undermines teachers in the classroom, whilst others say it eats into a child's free time after school. Some even say that hiring home tuition is devisive - that it gives children an unfair advantage over peers whose parents can't afford it. Instead, let's look at the facts: According to an Ipsos Mori poll last year, almost 25% of youngsters have had home tuition Some children need extra support…

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