Thursday, August 8, 2013

Get Education from the Comfort of Your Home

Getting academic qualifications in recent times has become not only a preserve for those attending classes on campus, but also for those willing to pay for tuition services that can be offered in their homes. Have you ever thought about a teacher or lecturer coming to look for you and not the other way round? Well when it comes to home tuition Singapore is the place to go. Services are offered for some of the perceived hardcore subjects such as physics tuition which enhances your skills in physics and many other courses just from your couch.

What Are Tuition Agencies?

For the sake of those who are not so familiar with what these tuition agencies do, perhaps people from overseas and those that are not based in Singapore, this article will explain to you what tuition agencies are and why this field is flourishing in Singapore. Physics tuition has become one of the most sought for services due to the complexity of the course and its application in the ever advancing technology in the world. So if you one of the people who long for some tuition Singapore has the services for you.

In simple terms tuition agencies are commercial organizations who normally work to offer the services that can be offered by high quality tutors for the students who need extra help academically. These agencies specialize in different areas such as Physics tutors, Mathematics tutors. Either the agencies may only specialize in one field of study or in some cases they may have only tutors of a specific gender.

Functions of Tuition Agencies

Tuition agencies are designed to cover the gap that may occur between parents or students who may be looking for a tutor or tutors who look for students and assignments to teach. The tutors may choose to specialize in their areas of profession by branding themselves. However this is not the case for newer tutors and those with little experience who may opt to register with a number of tuition agencies so that when assignments or students come by they get those that are interested in their field.

Who Are The Tutors?

These tutors are in most cases self employed and in Singapore many tutors are part timers who are pursuing their university education or those that are still young in their careers. The preferences of the clients in Singapore differ depending on the background of the tutors. These include part time university tutors, NIE trained tutors or full time graduates. They may also include teachers who teach in public schools and can afford some private time to do part time teaching.

Payment for Tuition

As a part time or a full time tutor, one thing that you cannot avoid is that the higher your qualifications the better the terms of payment. Payments are also made per hour of tuitioning depending on the capability of the tutors and the clients. For clients or students it is free to find tutors in most cases. But on the other hand the tutors are charged commissions whenever they get clients to teach. Their registration with the firms is also free of charge.

In Singapore the tuition sector is quite competitive therefore agencies have to do their best for them to stand out from the other agencies. All agencies are also required to register with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) established by the business registration act.
James Liao a.k.a The Educationist of Singapore, a MASTERS scholar from NTU, has been on the forefront of Singapore's education fabric for more than a decade. Through this period he has helped many students improve from F9 to A1 in Chemistry, Physics, A.Maths and E.Maths. As a result, these same students managed to qualify for Junior Colleges and most of them have already graduated from NTU, NUS and SMU.

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