The Sherpa Blog

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

7 Revision Tips To Help Ace Your Exams

All exams can be scary for young people, especially GCSEs and A-levels, well they don’t need to be! Going into revision with a plan and solid idea of how you are going to revise can boost you

Sebastian Owen

1 year ago

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5 Top tips on how to stay motivated when working from home and smash that to-do list

There’s no doubt that working remotely from home is even more challenging during Covid-19! There are the added distractions from other family members as well as the pandemic stress! We’ve cre

Hridika

1 year ago

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Five Reasons To Get An Online Tutor At University

It’s common practice to have a Physics and Maths tutor to help get better GCSE grades when students are younger. During my time at school, I had an A-level philosophy tutor to help me underst

Ethan Carter

1 year ago

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Who was Jean Piaget and how did he impact the classroom?

Jean Piaget, born 1896, was a Swiss psychologist well known for his work on child development. Piaget considered cognitive development as a process which occurs due to maturation and interact

Hridika

1 year ago

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10 best free online educational resources for parents over lockdown

Need some educational inspiration over lockdown? Look no further this collection of sites will keep your kids entertained for hours.

Conor Hughes

1 year ago

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Is Online Tutoring Effective?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, more students are being admitted to online tutoring platforms to catch up on their education. This raises questions about the effectiveness of online tutoring.

Ethan Carter

1 year ago

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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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year ago

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

Not so long ago, Sherpa conducted research on the problems facing online tutoring. From the responses received, 82.1% were students and 17.9% were parents. 69.8% of the participants had used

Ethan Carter

1 year ago

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

The big question everyone is asking is when are GCSE and A-Level exams in 2021 taking place? There are a few areas to remember for this question. Firstly, students are back at school and are

Hridika

1 year ago

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GCSE Revision
A-level Revision
Exam Prep
Extra Reading
Revision