summer tutoring

The benefits of summer tutoring

I often hear students that attend semestered schools complain that they don’t remember much of what they’ve learned in a previous grade since they’ve been away from a particular subject for close to a year. There are times when a student may have math in the first half of the school year, and then only…

science lab report

Guidelines for writing formal lab reports

In high school and university, I spent an extensive amount of time writing lab reports, and as a teacher and tutor, I have edited and marked hundreds of student lab reports. In this blog post, I’m going to share what teachers expect to see in formal lab reports and common mistakes that I have observed…