Entries by Muhammad Ali

Easter Revision

The Easter revision course is a 2-day intensive course at 6 hours both days for maths GCSE. We will be covering all key topic areas of the Edexcel IGCSE maths syllabus and the new (9-1) maths GCSE (all boards). The pace will be intensive and we will aim to revise 2 years work within this […]

Literature And Language In Action

As a private tutor and mentor to young people, I am always looking for ingenious ways to truly connect with students to make teaching and learning as enjoyable as possible. My passion for the humanities and English literature/language has always driven me to seek different ways of true appreciation. Below I’ve listed three of my […]

The Myths Of Tuition

It is totally true that “it was different when we were at school”. Especially when you consider the new GCSE structure due to start this summer. Following on from the positive response of the interview styled blog, I’ve switched the power into the hands of parents to dispel some of the most common myths about […]

A Day In The Life Of A School Kid

For purposes of anonymity I will give the students a code name, our private school attendee will be called ‘Tom’ and our state school attendee ‘Jerry’. They are both 12 and a half years old, and I asked them both the same questions in a relaxed comfortable environment. Neither of them had access to the […]

The Importance Of 1:1 Support

I’ve been through the standardised education system in the United Kingdom and I have to say, I was not and still am not, impressed. As a student I’ve experienced both private school education and state school education, which if I’m completely honest are almost identical. In a private school system your class sizes are smaller […]

London’s top festive family activities – curated by The Tuition Network team

The build-up and anticipation of the events surrounding Christmas seem to come sooner every year and whether you celebrate it or not, it is impossible to ignore the celebratory cheer. Which department store will bring us the most magical, nostalgic TV advert; which high street coffee retailer will release the most festive themed latte? But […]

The Importance Of Mock Exams

Many students may feel mock exams are unnecessary or even cruel, a process that simply adds to the vast pressures they feel already. But this is simply not true. Yes they happen in December, a time for festive spirit, a month where many of us are winding down ready for a fresh new year, so […]

TTN’s Guide To The New UCAS Tariff

Autumn. A season of change. One which brings a palette of warm colours to the trees, crisp, cooler temperatures to the air and darker evenings to ease us gently into winter. Autumn. A season of decisions. Where students begin their UCAS applications and make important choices for their future education. A crucial time where both […]

Muhammad Ali: Maths & Science Tutor

Everyone has a story. Private tutor Muhammad Ali, working from his Romilly Road home, talks about his love of maths, physics and Islington. Interview by Nicola Baird.   Muhammad Ali, Cambridge PhD, homeschooler and Islington tutor: “Maths is easier with a good tutor.     Muhammad Ali doesn’t just share a famous name with the great boxer, […]