What is Differentiated Instruction?

What is Differentiated Instruction?

Differentiated instruction consists of tailoring an educator’s teaching style to fit the needs of all individuals. There are different ways that instructors can change up their teaching styles to accommodate learners. By leveraging differentiated learning, instructors can ensure that their students are met at their comfort level. As classrooms become more and more diverse, the importance of differentiated instruction makes itself evident. 

Teaching Styles

Teaching Styles

The exercise of every teacher has its style. This is a perpetual set of strategies that demonstrates itself with several levels of ardency, depending on the situation. The stylistic pedagogical exercise is dependent on varying factors, both on the activity itself and the students. The style is also a result of individuals characteristics of the teacher’s personality. Here is an highlight of the five major teaching styles:
Teacher as an authority
This is known as “The Authority style.” The teacher regards his students as an object of leverage and not equal persons in the activity. For this reason, the teacher disjoins himself from the teaching team and the students in person…

What is Zoom and how to use it

What is Zoom and how to use it

When you are tutoring online, then you want to make sure that you use the best tools at your disposal. After all, your main goal is to ensure that your students can succeed.
As an online tutor, I have already used a wide range of tools just like many other tutors. However, there is a tool that I find absolutely crucial and that I use all the time – Zoom.
What is Zoom?
Simply put, Zoom is a unique video conferencing platform that helps you interact with your students by simply using a camera and a …

Advantages Of Online Tutoring

Advantages Of Online Tutoring

6 Advantages Of Online Tutoring
When you already have teaching skills and experience, then you know that online tutoring is the future. The truth is that many people are looking for how to tutor online since they also understand there are so many benefits. 
One of the things that you should keep in mind is that online tutoring is really simple nowadays. After all, there are many different tools you can use not to mention the Internet. 
No Travel Time:
Whether you live in a small town or a big city. Tutoring online had is a big disadvantage for everyone …

How to Design an Online Tutoring Flyer

How to Design an Online Tutoring Flyer

As the internet becomes more and more integrated with the basic fabrics of modern life, demand for online tutoring services is on the rise creating new opportunities for those with the expertise and skills. Last year, “Smart Money” revealed that the tutoring industry has grown 10 times since 2001, making it a lucrative business for anyone looking for a new career or a way to supplement their income. Therefore, if you are contemplating getting into this industry, rest assured that you are on the right path. The problem is, getting the right people to know about your services can be a challenging and intimidating endeavor. Luckily, if you want to expand your presence in this $10 billion worth industry, a …

Components of a Good Lesson Plan Outline

Components of a Good Lesson Plan Outline

Designing an effective and actionable lesson plan demands and necessitates dedication, diligence and an empathetic understanding of your student’s abilities and goals. As with all teaching activities, the aim is to encourage and motivate learners to absorb, understand and retain as much content as possible. To achieve this, the teacher has to conduct the lesson plan outline exactly as it was designed. The thing is since there is a lot of what you can teach the students, it is necessary to set clear objectives and goals for your lesson to make sure that you cover the most relevant information and stay within the topic.  By so doing, you can plan and execute your lesson to ensure that goals and objectives …

How to Find Online Tutor Jobs

How to Find Online Tutor Jobs

Do You want to take charge of your life particularly of how you work?
Well, working online gives you the freedom to stay away from the clutter and chaos that comes with normal working schedules. I have been teaching online for the last 7 years and what. I had enough from the inconveniences of trekking to work or getting stuck in traffic while commuting to work. I can work from anywhere as long as I have a steady internet connection.
If this kind of autonomy and freedom over how and where you work intrigues you, online tutor jobs are the perfect place to get started. Even better, you can begin by doing it as a side hustle and as your clientele begins to grow you can finally quit your job and …

What to Include in a Tutoring Contract

What to Include in a Tutoring Contract

Today, more than ever before, academic performance plays an indispensable role in determining if students qualify to attend their schools of choice and pursue the university degrees of their dreams. As a result, tutoring has become more popular as more and more students strive to better their grades. At the midst of this boom, there is a need for tutoring agencies and independent tutors need to focus on the legal part of this trade to ensure a seamless operation of their business. I mean, it is vital to have a binding agreement in the form of a contract spelling out the nature of the engagement with your clients. If you are …

Tutoring Business Cards

Tutoring Business Cards

So, you’ve finally immersed yourself into the tutoring realm and you are now looking for a way to expand your presence? Well, tutoring business cards are an ideal way to advertise your services. These cards not only express how professional your business is but also send a positive message regarding the quality of your services. Moreover, tutoring business cards convey a concise but memorable version of what you do and offer plus information on how interested clients can reach you. Taking all this into consideration, they can be a very effective and efficient way to market your services if designed and distributed appropriately.
Designing your tutoring business card
Besides conveying what …

How To Be A Good Tutor

How To Be A Good Tutor

Tutoring is perhaps one of the most intricate jobs nowadays. Perhaps, this can be attributed to the fact that it necessitates extensive and holistic knowledge of a subject, enthusiasm and the desire to make a difference in the lives of those receiving the service. Whether you are teaching about home decor or how to garden, delivery of your lessons is super important. In other words, the role of a tutor is to be a guide and facilitator of learning. To be precise, the tutor guides, evaluates, and motivates his/her students, in a bid to achieve good performance at the end of the course. If you have the desire to become a mentor, to teach someone what you know yourself…

How To Tutor online and in person

How To Tutor online and in person

How to tutor online
More and more schools, universities and freelance teachers and tutors are moving towards online classes. Some have been doing this for many years. And for some, teaching online is new and it can be very overwhelming. There are so many ways on how to tutor online and so many platforms are offering different services. Some schools and tutoring agencies use their own online learning platforms. Teaching online should not be complicated and education should be available for free to everyone. There are many free platforms out there which are easy to use, even for tutors who are not familiar with tutoring online. I am here to help you getting started.
If you are not teaching …

How to Dress as A Tutor

How to Dress as A Tutor

Everyone has their own style, but when it comes to professions, there are certain dress codes that need to be followed. Big companies often have strict dress codes on custom t shirts, or at least a definite and clear one that employees can just follow. However, it might be more complicated and challenging for people who work in a free work environment.
A good example is a tutor. Tutors are still teachers; they are just not teaching in regular schools. The work environments of tutors are offices, tutorial centers, and houses. So, with the workplace being different from that of a regular school’s teacher, one might get confused as to what clothing articles are …