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Teacher vs tutor


There’s an interesting programme on Radio 4 at the moment – Teacher versus tutor. Its exploring the differences between tutors employed by parents to give their children extra tuition and support offered in schools.

You can read about it here – Teacher vs tutor

And you can listen to it on iplayer.

Have you encountered children who are being tutored at home?

What are the implications for children’s learning?

Author: Jean

Senior Lecturer, Education at the University of Northampton. Admissions Tutor for the Foundation Degree Learning and Teaching.

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