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Test Taking Tips: How Do You Deal With The Pressure?

Of all the odious things that could happen to a student during an exam, there are two things that seem to vie for the most unpleasant experience. The first is the achy hand. It is the feeling when after an hour or so of answering that essay exam, your hand feels like it couldn’t write […]
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Test Taking Strategies: How Do You Make It Effective?

Every student has his own way of coping with school work. Some choose to study in a noisy environment. When they listen to music, they feel more relaxed and prepared to get to through their notes. And then there are those who would rather study in a quiet environment. The silence at a  library allows […]
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Test Taking Tips To Success!

Are you ready for the upcoming exams? Everyone says there is no student who will ever be ready for an exam, but with the right amount of preparation and the right kind of academic help, there is no need to worry about what would come out of the exam. How does one succeed in an […]
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Tutor Sessions: What To Expect?

Ever wonder what tutor sessions are like? If you’ve never tried hiring a tutor before, perhaps you are a bit hesitant about hiring one out of fear. Not knowing what to expect from sessions that you paid for could really bring about worry. However, it does not mean it should stop you from getting the […]
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Final Exams: Three Study Tips To Be Prepared

Don’t wait until the last minute. While some studies find last-minute cramming is an effective way to prepare for an exam, it isn’t the best way to approach an exam, especially when you have a goal set for yourself. Give yourself the best chance for success with these three study tips. Give Yourself Enough Time […]
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Tutor Help: Tips For Picking The Right One

You admit that your child needs an extra set of hands to help them deal with school work. With your busy schedule, all that you could promise is that you will find someone who does not only have the time, but the academic knowledge as well to provide them the assistance that they need for […]
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Tutor For Hire: Five Things You Should Look For

Are you a parent looking for someone who can provide extra help to improve your child’s academic standing? Or are you a college student looking to find someone who can help improve your performance in school? Whether you are the former or the latter, hiring a tutor is one of the best ways you can […]
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Do You Need A Tutor? Know The Signs!

Is it time to look for outside help? How do you know if the tutoring you are providing to your child is not working anymore? It can be quite difficult for parents, especially moms, to admit to themselves that they need the extra help that a tutor can provide. In their desire to be able […]
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Hire A Tutor In Three Steps

People say that an individual can only be one of these two things — it is either you are a math person or you are not. However, if you identify yourself as a math person, you are likely to be having difficulty identifying a verb from an adverb or in using the right preposition. Every […]
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Hiring A Tutor: Interview For Value

Private tutoring may not be traditional but it certainly provides comfort in the study routine of students to help them achieve their academic goals. It is highly important that parents put great value in finding the right tutor for their child to make their study experience and the investment worthwhile. Family and friends may have […]
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How To Find The Perfect Tutor For Your Child?

Whether it is the grammar rules that makes your child confused or Newton’s law of motion that makes them want to quit school, it is important to get them help as quickly as you could. Don’t wait for them to feel frustrated about school for this might make them lose interest in learning altogether. Instead, […]
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5 Things Distracting You From Learning

With such a busy world it’s no wonder that children become distracted and let their studies slip. It’s important for parents to monitor their child’s study habits and understand what is distracting their child from learning or acting as a roadblock between them and scholastic success. Here are five common examples of how children can […]
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Writing Your First Resume

Your resume is intended to tell a story about your life. It should outline your skills and abilities in addition to your education and accomplishments. An employer should get a sense of what kind of a worker you are simply by reading the resume. It’s important to make a good impression with your resume because […]
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Choosing Your Career Path

We all remember the defining moment in our childhood when we decided what we wanted to be when we grew up. A firefighter, medical doctor, engineer, an astronaut, the Prime Minister of Canada or even a beekeeper. Whether you managed to pursue your childhood dreams or take a different path in life, the exercise of […]
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5 Educational Gift Ideas

Christmas is just around the corner, and that means that shopping has begun and lists are starting to form. What do you get for your growing children always seems to be the question each year. This year, take a look at their academic performance and determine if getting them a practical gift is better for […]
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What is Your Child’s Learning Style?

Ideal learning styles differ for us all. It is not always easy or clear to identify which learn style works best for individual students. When it comes to your child’s learning style, it’s crucial to determine what method they benefit from in order to make the most out of their academic years. Although there are […]
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How Online Tutoring Works

We all know how beneficial tutoring can be for improving focus, comprehension, and grades for students. In our mobile, technological world, tutoring has become even more advanced by creating an online platform for learning. So instead of being limited by location, your child can always have access to the very best in tutoring talent from […]
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How Do You Help Your Kids Succeed?

There are times as a parent where we can hide our age, but not when it comes to how long ago it was when we attended school. We easily forget how difficult the classes are and how quickly kids can fall behind. It’s arguable that school is more difficult now than it was 20 or […]
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5 Reasons Your Child Needs to Eat Breakfast

Mornings are hectic in any household. There never seems to be enough time between waking up and running out the door to catch the bus to school. If your child’s morning routine does not include having a nutritional breakfast, expect that there will be negative consequences on your child’s day as a result. Here’s why […]
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Succeeding with your First Semester of University

Whether you choose to go to university in Edmonton or decide to go far away, university is an incredible, life-changing experience. Surviving the first semester of university is a big academic, social, physical, and emotional hurdle that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Approximately 14% of students drop out of university after the first semester. Here are […]
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5 Back to School Resolutions

No matter how much you fight it, back to school season is almost here. The inevitable end of summer is in sight and the back to school commercials have started in full force. You can either choose to resist all things to do with school, or you can embrace it and try to make this […]
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Could Your Child Benefit from Summer Tutoring?

We all learn things in different ways, and of course, that also goes for your children. If you notice their grades and comprehension levels are slipping, it could be a variety of factors that are causing this, including class size, not getting the individual attention they require, style of learning and so much more. That’s […]
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5 Fun Summer Brain Games

With the kids out of school and summer break well underway, it can take no time at all for boredom and “brain drain” to kick in. It’s important to try and keep the kids active and mentally stimulated in any way that will grab their attention. If summer camps are not their thing, the team […]
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3 Tips for Reducing Anxiety During Your Final Exam

It is very common to feel nervous and anxious before an important test or final exam. The easiest way to reduce these feelings of anxiety is to prepare. This means you must STUDY. Begin to study your materials at least one month in advance of your exam to give yourself sufficient time to get to […]
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How to Study and Prepare Effectively For Your Final Exam

Exams can be stressful, but taking steps to effectively prepare yourself will help reduce the natural feelings of nervousness and anxiety that most students feel during this time. Below are our tips on how to study and prepare effectively for your final exam: Begin Studying Early The key to effective studying is to give yourself […]
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Does Your Teen Need Online Math Tutoring?

Does your teen seem to struggle with math homework, or avoid it altogether? Are you concerned about your high school student’s performance on math tests, quizzes, and exams? Even if they excel in one area, do other math concepts such as geometry, calculus, or trigonometry trouble your teen? An online math tutor could be the […]
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Canada’s Top 10 Universities

U.S. News & World Report is the most trusted source for worldwide university rankings. Weighing metrics such as research reputation, publications, and number of Ph.D.s awarded, here are the top 10 universities in Canada: 1. University of Toronto Ranked as the 16th best university worldwide, this institute is spread amongst three campuses including the beautiful […]
5 Final Exam Study Tips to Help Students Excel

5 Final Exam Study Tips to Help Students Excel

Exam time is just around the corner. If your high school or university student seems to be struggling with the stress of those upcoming final exams, here are a few tips to help you guide them through. Tip #1: Study Groups Being immersed in a group of people eager to study and excel can work […]
4 Ways to Help Your Child Improve Time Management

4 Ways to Help Your Child Improve Time Management

We live in a world of distractions. From television to Facebook to video games, to those ever-beeping smartphones – it can be tough to focus and manage your time. And that includes your children as well. Between school hours, soccer practice and piano lessons, sometimes juggling with your children’s schedule can be more of a […]
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5 Fun (and Educational) Spring Break Math Activities

Here are five fun math activities you and your child can enjoy during Spring Break week in Alberta: Kitchen Fun Math is alive in the kitchen! Bring weights and measurements out of textbooks and into the real world. If you’re baking cookies but only want to make half the recipe, how much is half of […]
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Creating a Positive Homework Environment at Home

Does your child struggle with homework? Does he or she have difficulty staying focused? A big factor in homework success is having a positive homework space. Doing homework in a noisy living room with the TV on in the background or at the kitchen room table in the chaos of dinner preparation is not a […]
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5 Signs Your Child Needs Tutoring

As a parent, you always want what is best for your child. Do they get enough sleep? Do they have a healthy enough diet? Are they too overloaded with hockey and soccer and swimming and karate practice? A very common concern for parents is school performance, and rightly so. Poor performance and failing grades at […]
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Understanding the Mobile Tutors Philosophy

Mobile Tutors offers world-class one-on-one tutoring, online tutoring, and exam preparation for students of all ages in Edmonton, Sherwood Park, and St. Albert. We offer tutoring services for a wide range of subjects and grade levels. Does your teen need help understanding their high school physics homework? Is your child struggling to learn French? Mobile […]