While we have traditionally focused on in-person tuition, our caring private tutors are increasingly using online tuition due to social distancing with much success. Unlike many online-focused agencies, we work with a smaller pool of tutors who we get to know well – this allows us to carefully match a tutor that is best suited to your child.
While online tuition may not be the preferred option for all students – including some of our students with special educational needs (SEN) – it has been effective during lockdown and may continue to be the preferred solution thereafter. Some students find in-person social interaction awkward and feel more comfortable online, while others enjoy using technology and find this an exciting and convenient method of learning.
We were approached by a family in Switzerland to help their daughter. She needed extra support understanding certain key mathematical concepts (Key Stage 3 equivalent).
After properly understanding her specific requirements, we matched her with one of our experienced maths tutors. Through careful preparation, including becoming familiar with her class topics, the tutor was able to provide a tailored online tuition program that included revision and practice. Problems were discussed using an online whiteboard and homework was uploaded and marked. The student found this helpful and enjoyed the rapport with the Bright Heart tutor. Tuition has taken place weekly over a 5-month period, with a big improvement seen by her happy family:
We offer online tuition using a program called Bramble. This is a platform which has been specifically designed for providing students with online tuition. It has a number of helpful features and advantages, including: