The Sherpa Blog

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

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

2 years ago

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
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What are the Best Online Tutoring Websites?
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

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.
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Booker Taliaferro Washington the American educator
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Hridika

2 years ago

Booker Taliaferro Washington was an American educator, author, and adviser to multiple presidents of the United States.
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What is Homeostasis and why is it important to maintain?
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Hridika

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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
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5 Things to Reflect on Before Hiring a Private Tutor
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

Since the pandemic began, online learning has become the new norm for many people. As a result, the online learning market has been growing at a rapid pace. In 2019, over a quarter of 11-16 y
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Inspirational Black Pioneers Who Helped Shape Education
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Hridika

2 years ago

Over the last year, #BlackLivesMatter protests have made a very large political and social impact across the world. The group has sparked a commitment for organisations and individuals to edu
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How Do Colours Influence Learning? The Best 3 Colours To Change How You Learn
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

Be it stopping at a red traffic light or seeing something highlighted, the brain will trigger a response for the human body to react based on different colours. From this perspective, colours
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How Online Learning Is Changing Education Due To Coronavirus
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

In February and March 2020, a global pandemic emerged which affected all industries. This includes the education sector which resulted in the closure of schools all around the world. Conseque
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What is Online Tutoring and How Does it Work? The No-Nonsense Guide
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Sebastian Owen

2 years ago

Due to COVID-19, online learning has become the new norm for many people. More importantly, with many schools having been closed over the last year, parents have resorted to finding a tutor f
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3,000 Years Later, Tasmanian Devils are back on the Mainland of Australia
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Conor Hughes

2 years ago

Over 3000 years ago, the Tasmanian Devil almost went extinct in the wild of Australia's mainland. However, numbers are now beginning to rise strongly.
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A Sixth Mass Extinction Event is Well Underway; ‘David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet’
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Conor Hughes

2 years ago

The knighted BBC broadcaster has been the tranquil voice of nature documentary narration since the beginning of, well, nature documentaries! Attenborough set off to explore the globe in his t
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The Psychology Behind Productivity and its Effects on Mental Health
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Conor Hughes

2 years ago

I’ll do it later. After I’ve watched this episode. After football training tomorrow. Everyone has at some point tried to avoid doing work.The big question is; why is it hard to stay productiv
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How Airbus Is Revolutionising The Age Of Aviation Through Technology And Education
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Ethan Carter

2 years ago

Hydrogen is becoming a highly talked about fuel because planes currently emit large amounts of pollution.
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