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As parents, we all want the very best for our children and are aware that success in school can often be a huge determinant for success in life after school. A Team Tuition focus on working with students, parents, schools and individual tutors as a cohesive educational support team to help students reach their full potential, academically and socially. As passionate educators, A Team Tuition is committed to providing parents with all the information and resources necessary for student success as part of their tutoring program.
A Team Tuition has invested significant time and energy in research to assist with the development of programs that meet student’s academic and emotional needs. With highly skilled educators and a wealth of information garnered through dedicated research, A Team Tuition has practical tips and information to assist you on the sometimes challenging education journey as parents of school aged children and current relevant information relating to changes in the education system and what it means for your child.
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There are lots of students who I see on a weekly basis who are jam-packing their week with so many extracurricular activities that their studies are starting to suffer yet I also see others who thrive under pressure. I also regularly come across students who have minimal obligations and don’t even know where to start when it comes to planning their day to day commitments (aside from making sure they have time to check their snapchat streaks)!Read More
Universally recognised as the hardest subject in Queensland’s High School curriculum, succeeding in Maths C is no easy feat. Forget about succeeding, even surviving at the start might seem impossible. I still remember the start of Year 11 Maths C. A few lessons in and I (and the whole class) already felt like we were drowning. It just moves so fast, and it felt so easy to get left behind. But there is light at the end of the tunnel! By following the 7 steps to happiness outlined below, succeeding in Maths C just became much easier. Following these strict principles myself landed me a VHA by the end of Year 12, and there’s no reason you can’t achieve the same too.Read More
Sometimes, boosting someone’s self-esteem and confidence can unlock an array of doors that lead to other opportunities that one couldn’t see without being given a stepladder first. A Team Tuition’s Academic Personal Trainers embrace this idea that simply knowing school content does not suffice to be able to tackle the challenges that arise at school.Read More
Developing a good grasp of English at an early age is essential for successful learning and development in a student’s following school years. Parents want to be able to help their children succeed in English as early as possible. However, understanding exactly what your child needs to know content wise per year level can be difficult when reading through the Australian curriculum. Not to mention, trying to comprehend a teacher’s comments on an end of term report is near impossible. So, we have broken down the basics for you, to help your child grasp primary English.Read More
The thought of writing an Extended Experimental Investigations (EEI) often sends shivers down science students’ spines every single year. Whether you’re Year 8 or Year 12, a scientific report can be an intimidating piece of assessment for students to undertake, all tutors know that. We see the stress firsthand from our clients and we noticed they often don’t know where to start their EEI or what to do for each of it’s section let alone how to get a good mark.Read More
We here at A Team Tuition feel as though we have known for some time what it takes to get a student to achieve their goals, irrespective of their starting position. These are the key proponents of our philosophy and whilst we are continually refining this practice and honing our skills, just like we help our students to, we decided it was time to test this theory.Read More
Have you ever looked at an A-standard Dux student in your grade and thought, “Man, I wish that was me!” Have you ever felt that way when seeing your favourite social media influencer on Instagram, or an athlete who is competing in the Commonwealth Games? We are forever drawn to those who are in the elite level of their respective areas. Often, we hold them as our heroes: people who, because of their success and achievements, are worthy of our admiration and following.Read More
For those of you currently in high school, you will definitely experience the dreaded ‘exam block’ period, wherein you undertake a series of exams for some, if not most, of…Read More
Before I jump into this myth busting, let’s outline how NAPLAN works. The National Assessment Program—Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) is an annual standardised assessment for students in Years 3, 5,…Read More
With a new year comes a new load of successes, challenges, and adventure – and, just around the corner, a brand new year of school and learning! We at A…Read More