5 Interhigh Alternatives You Need To Know About

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With schools up and down the country struggling to adapt to the latest government guidelines, it’s no surprise that online schools like Interhigh are becoming popular. In this post, we round up the 5 best Interhigh alternatives to help parents make the best decisions for their children. Why Are Online Schools Important? In principle, an “online school” is the perfect … Read More

Interview with Jack: A Minerva Homeschooling Tutor

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Whether you’re a parent wondering what the difference is between a Homeschooling tutor and a school teacher, or you yourself are looking to find out what it takes to be the best tutor you can be, this interview with one of Minerva’s top tutors will shine a light on what it’s all about. Homeschooling’s star is on the rise. A … Read More

How to Start Homeschooling If You’re Working from Home

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Making the leap might seem scary, but we’re here to break down how to start homeschooling your kids with an expert’s blog about busting out from the confines of the classroom It’s a fact: the opportunities for educating our kids have changed for good. 2020 has opened up all sorts of possibilities regarding alternative types of schooling, and that little … Read More

What Is a Homeschooling Support Tutor and How Can They Help?

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With more and more parents turning to homeschooling, a “Support Tutor” could be just the solution to educate your child at home without breaking the bank Post-COVID, homeschooling is less the preserve of privilege but a widely spoken about service. In fact, many parents won’t have even considered a tutor until faced with the challenges of the past nine months. … Read More

Lesson 7: Building Planets – Our Solar System

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Planets homeschooling lesson

Build a Model of the SOLAR SYSTEM in this planets homeschooling lesson. Watch the full free homeschooling video on Minerva Tutors TV What you’ll need to build and mount your planets At least 9 balloons Paper mache (strips of newspaper and glue/flour and water) String A coat hanger Paint and paint brushes Instructions building the solar system in your planets … Read More

How Are Parents Coping with Lockdown Homeschooling in the UK?

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It’s tough to juggle your child’s UK homeschooling curriculum with your own commitments. It’s nearly three months since the beginning of nationwide homeschooling in the UK—but for many parents, it feels more like three years. The closure of UK schools to the vast majority of children took hold on Monday, 23 March 2020. For most mums and dads, any utopian … Read More

Hiring a British tutor with if you live outside of the UK – Minerva Tutors

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hiring a british tutor when you live outside the uk

If you’ve found Minerva Tutors because you’re interested in hiring a British tutor to help with your children’s education but you don’t live in the UK and you’ve got questions about how we can help, this article is for you. Although we’re based in London, many of our highly-qualified, fully-trained tutors are currently at work in residential placements around the … Read More

5 Ways Lockdown Could Change Education – It’s Not Just About Online Homeschooling

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Online Tutoring And online homeschooling have changed since lockdown

The COVID-19 crisis has forced parents and experts to reevaluate the priorities of education. Some changes have been positive, including online homeschooling and technology developments, and could be here for good. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced radical changes in every facet of our lives—and education is no exception. What lessons is lockdown teaching us, and how might they alter the … Read More