The Sherpa Blog

STEM, Education and Online Tutoring News from the Sherpa Team.

Top 5 Tips To Benefit Your First Online Tuition Lesson

If it's your first tutor lesson, here are the top 5 tips that will massively benefit your learning!

Ethan Carter

7 months ago

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Beating COVID-19: Mental Health Support for Parents, Teachers and Children

The story this year has seen a restricted state of living due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The unusual and restricted way of living has caused an array of different emotions for people. The neg

Ethan Carter

7 months ago

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Should I Get a Tutor During Exam Season Too?

The exam period is often a very confusing, stressful and lonely time for many pupils. Tuition during Exam time can be a lifeline for stressed teens.

Sebastian Owen

7 months ago

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Six Tips To Make Online Learning Easier For Your Child Over Lockdown

After the news that the UK will be heading into its second lockdown of the year, lots of families will return to a seemingly familiar scenario of their children working from home again. Whils

Ethan Carter

7 months ago

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What are the Best Online Tutoring Websites?

Sherpa-Online, a new player into the game. Having only launched early 2020, Sherpa is well on its way to becoming a big name in the tutoring service industry.

Sebastian Owen

7 months ago

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Booker Taliaferro Washington the American educator

Booker Taliaferro Washington was an American educator, author, and adviser to multiple presidents of the United States.

Hridika

7 months ago

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What is Homeostasis and why is it important to maintain?

Living organisms from plants to puppies; need to maintain homeostasis constantly to properly grow, work, and survive. In general, homeostasis is essential for normal cell function and overall

Hridika

7 months ago

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What Are The 5 Biggest Problems Faced In Online Tutoring? Solved

Sherpa Online conducted online research into the biggest problems that students and parents had with online learning.

Ethan Carter

7 months ago

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When are the GCSE and A-level exams 2021? Everything you need to know about an unusual exam season!

Students are back at school set out to take their GCSE and A-level summer exams like usual! Except for one thing… exams will be delayed by several weeks, giving pupils more time to catch u

Hridika

8 months ago

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5 Things to Reflect on Before Hiring a Private Tutor

How does one choose amongst all of the private tuition options? Is online tutoring worth it? The private tuition market is growing hugely, keep these 5 tips in mind before hiring a tutor.

Sebastian Owen

8 months ago

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Inspirational Black Pioneers Who Helped Shape Education

The work of these pioneers can often go unnoticed or forgotten which is why Black History Month is a very significant time for everyone, regardless of race, to learn about the contributions t

Hridika

8 months ago

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How Do Colours Influence Learning? The Best 3 Colours To Change How You Learn

Did you know that colours have a great impact on how we feel and how we digest information? We can manipulate colours in order to influence our capabilities for learning which in turn, increa

Ethan Carter

8 months ago

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How Online Learning Is Changing Education Due To Coronavirus

In February and March 2020 a global catastrophe affected education around the world in the form of coronavirus. Covid-19 resulted in schools around the world being completely shut down with 1

Ethan Carter

8 months ago

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What is Online Tutoring and How Does it Work? The No-Nonsense Guide

Online tutoring works just as face-to-face tutoring does. Tutors work alongside academic institutions and curriculums to help pupils achieve their results and boost confidence. A tutor can re

Sebastian Owen

8 months ago

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3,000 Years Later, Tasmanian Devils are back on the Mainland of Australia

3,000 years ago the Tasmanian Devils went extinct in the wild of Australia's mainland, conservationists are describing it as a 'historic step' in the life of the Australian eco-system.

Conor Hughes

8 months ago

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