The Sherpa Blog

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

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Dealing with Dyslexia
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Karima Karagussova

1 year ago

According to the British Dyslexia Association, more than 7 million people in the UK and 15% of the world’s population are diagnosed with dyslexia. In the UK and most Western countries, studen
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Everything you need to know about students education 2021
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Hridika

1 year ago

In England, A-levels, AS levels and GCSE exams have been cancelled and teachers' estimated grades will be used instead. Unlike last year, A-level and GCSE students in England will be given gr
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Children's Mental Health Week
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Hridika

1 year ago

Children’s mental health week was highlighted to shine a spotlight on the importance of children and young people’s mental health. Mental health effects everyone so encouraging younger childr
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What is Natural Selection?
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Hridika

1 year ago

We’ve all heard of natural selection but what is it? Organisms are adapted to their environment, be it an eagle’s eyes observing its prey from long distances or a giraffe’s long neck reaching
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What Type Of Learner Am I?
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

It is widely regarded that there are 4 different categories that people fall into in relation to their learning style. We have always known that people learn in different ways and often metho
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10 GCSE revision tips to take you from a 1 to a 9
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

A revision timetable can add structure to your revision and help you identify which GCSE subjects you need to prioritise to get better marks. Creating a revision timetable is a great way to o
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7 Revision Tips To Help Ace Your Exams
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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
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Five Reasons To Get An Online Tutor At University
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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
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10 best free online educational resources for parents over lockdown
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Conor Hughes

2 years ago

Need some educational inspiration over lockdown? Look no further this collection of sites will keep your kids entertained for hours.
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Is Online Tutoring Effective?
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

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.
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Top 5 Tips To Benefit Your First Online Tuition Lesson
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

If it's your first tutor lesson, here are the top 5 tips that will massively benefit your learning!
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Beating COVID-19: Mental Health Support for Parents, Teachers and Children
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

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
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Should I Get a Tutor During Exam Season Too?
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

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.
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