What do ‘themes’ mean in English? I have a habit of teaching people things I’ve newly learnt. Whether this has been through reading, things I’ve been told, information online, or through my experiences of everyday life. One of my golden mantras that shape my tutoring philosophy is that when a student can confidently explain aContinue reading “What do ‘themes’ mean in English?”
At some point, everyone needs to prepare for a SAC or Exam in year 11 and 12. We often see students who just aren’t sure how to even begin studying for one. Many students get trapped in a cycle where they think the only way to study for a SAC is to get their handsContinue reading “How to study for your SACs and outcomes”
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. – Anthony J. D’Angelo Evergreen Tutoring Services is an exceptional tutoring service with high achieving and highly qualified tutors. Every tutor meets the highest standard possible to ensure they can give students high-quality educational guidance. We supply Tutors to those in PrepContinue reading “About Evergreen Tutoring Services”
How many times have you spent hours studying year 12 Maths Methods and felt like you got nowhere? This video has the answer to your problem.
One of the most rewarding aspects of learning is when you just ‘get’ something you previously struggled with. Perhaps you approached a text from a different perspective, worked backwards to solve a problem, or had a discussion with someone where they raised some points that you had not yet considered. That lightbulb moment can beContinue reading “Apply Our Methods to Maths and ‘Get’ With Maths Methods”
Maximising your grades is on the minds of every year 11 and 12 across Australia. What is it that is going to give your grades that extra edge when it comes to crunch time? This video by our director and qualified teacher, Jessica Evergreen, will give you the tools you need to start maximising yourContinue reading “How to maximise your grades”
Electronic devices have transformed the way math is taught in schools. Unfortunately, children’s dependence on technology causes many of their prior knowledge of mental maths skills to slip away.
However, it is still possible to teach students maths techniques that will help them mentally add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Parents and guardians, in particular, play an important role in highlighting the strategies that their children develop at school, when at home.
Many of the English texts that are studied, in high school English classes, share a strong similarity. They were written in the present but set in the past. This might be anywhere from a few months before the author wrote it to several hundred years. Students often struggle with this writing choice, as analysing textsContinue reading “What The Past Can Teach Us About The Present”
Essay writing is something most students are introduced to in early high school. It is also one of the areas most students find difficult. On of our expert English tutors, James, has written a short article to help you out. Essay writing, and the textual analysis within it, is a lot like baking a cake.Continue reading “Essay Writing tips and tricks”
What is more important in a student’s education than English, maths or science?Confidence. Student confidence is the most underrated area of education. Often it is neglected, leaving some of the nations most intelligent students believing they can’t. Or worse, thinking they are stupid. In my many years as a qualified teacher and then as theContinue reading “The importance of student confidence”