For most students reading, writing and speaking English forms the core of their education as well as their experience of society at large. Highly developed English is enormously beneficial for children, allowing them to engage with culture and academia, through reading and develop a comprehension of the world around them. It is also a crucial skill in the workplace and enables students to access job opportunities as well as higher and further education. to receive more job opportunities than they have without it. English is perhaps the most widely requested tuition subject and we have brilliant tutors who are qualified teachers who can support learners of all ages whether they be at Key Stages 1-3 or GCSE and A Level. with speaking, reading and writing.
Primary English Tuition
At primary level, our tutors help develop reading and language in an exciting and motivating manner. This may involve working on writing, word usage and discussion, in turn developing in children the ability to express themselves clearly, opening up an entire world of learning. Our tutors look to develop in their students a love of learning and .can cater to all age ranges and abilities. As qualified teachers, out tutors will know the best way to support your child.
Secondary English Tuition
GCSE English Support
At secondary level, our tutors can support students through both GCSE and A Level exams which are crucial to students’ academic development. develop these foundations in order for students to undertake their GCSE and A Level exams. English is considered a core subject and students must gain a grade A* to C in English Literature and English Language at GCSE Level to progress to most higher and further education courses. Our tutors can support students through their English GCSE whether that be long-term support or crash revision courses in the run-up to exams. As university graduates and experienced English teachers, our tutors are familiar with the various exam boards and set texts which form the basis of both GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature. Our tutors can tailor their lessons to the particular educational needs and learning styles of you or your child to ensure that English becomes an engaging subject in turn allowing academic progress.
Being qualified teachers, our tutors are familiar with the specifications of all exam boards from Edexcel to AQA to Eduqas so they can guarantee your child is focussing on the right course content. At the same time, our tutors have access to the right learning resources to supplement what your child is learning at school.
A Level English Support
As students progress through these qualifications, they are expected to display a greater depth and understanding in their answers, with A Levels demanding critical response based upon strong intellectual foundations. Our tutors will help students provide exceptional answers and give them the resources necessary to excel. As at Primary level and at GCSE level, a strong command of English has a knock on effect for the entire curriculum, reinforcing students’ ability to express themselves clearly across all of their subjects. As with English GCSE, for many, attaining a high grade in A Level English Literature or A Level English Language is necessary for progressing onto university. Our English tutors can give students key skills such as essay-writing techniques and general exam practice. At the same time, our pool of qualified English teachers can help pupils develop a deeper understanding of the complex texts set at A Level whether that be the works of Shakespeare, Chaucer, Bronte, or Steinbeck – whatever literature has been set, our tutors can lend a hand.
English as a Foreign Language
For Brighton’s many students with English as a foreign language, it may be very useful to have one-to-one tuition. Learning a new language can be daunting, especially with academic pressures to keep up. Our tutors will help students keep up to pace, working on homework and assignments, while also developing a strong foundation in speaking, reading and writing English. Many of our tutors have qualifications such as TEFL or CELTA and can offer support in both English grammar as well as conversational English. Our tutors have the right tools and resources to ensure progress.
Proofreading and research methods
We provide excellent feedback for students who are writing their college or undergraduate essays. This involves critiquing arguments, structure and research methods and providing feedback, without stepping over ethical boundaries. We are here to guide students in how to approach their work properly and improve its quality, drawing upon our tutors’ extensive academics backgrounds. We can provide support in essay technique and research skills to support you and your child in completing coursework or assignments.
For most students reading, writing and speaking English forms the core of their education as well as their experience of society at large. Highly developed English is enormously beneficial for children, allowing them to engage with culture and academia, through reading and develop a comprehension of the world around them. It is also a crucial skill in the workplace and enables students receive more job opportunities than they have without it. English is perhaps the most widely requested tuition subject and we have brilliant tutors who can support learners of all ages with speaking, reading and writing.