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Superprof: Quality Home Tutoring from Expert Personal Tutors

Since the launch of our one on one tutoring start-up in 2013, we have emphasised the need for a relationship of trust between the Superprof team and the website’s users. We believe that establishing this kind of relationship is fundamental for our tutoring website to succeed as well as those who use it. Whether you’re […]

5 March 2018 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Recruit a one on one maths teacher in your local area

The Benefits of Finding a Maths Tutor In Australia

People who choose to study maths are often regarded as highly intelligent. This is usually because these are the people whose brains are wired in such a way that they can get to grips with mathematical concepts more easily. However, not everyone is born a maths wiz. Some prefer English literature or are able to […]

15 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

You shouldn't have to dig into your savings to learn French!

Maths Tutoring Cost In Australia

Maths private tuition costs money, but exactly how much does it actually cost? Not all students have the same opportunities when it comes to accessing maths assistance to overcome their difficulties in school. It usually comes down to their parents' financial situation and whether they have the means to get them the extra bit of […]

28 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Get the most from your lessons with a tutor who caters for your needs

Choosing The Right Maths Tutor

Competition among maths tutors in the private maths tuition market is on the rise. This is beneficial for those trying to search for a private tutoring (for either primary level, secondary level and beyond) because there are now so many options to learn maths. But how can you be sure you're making the right choice? […]

28 August 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

United Nations flags. International economics is closely linked to international relations.

International Economics

International economics is one of the major branches of economic study and it’s easy to see why. We live in an era of increased globalisation; an era in which international trade and transactions are not only commonplace but are subject to scrutiny through various global institutions: The World Trade Organisation (WTO); The International Monetary Fund […]

26 August 2020 ∙ 13 minutes reading time

Why should you learn to dance?

15 Benefits of Learning to Dance

"When the music changes, so does the dance." - African proverb Does this mean something to you? Are you the first on the dance floor at parties? Would you like to really refine your skills so people notice when you cut a rug? If you don't resonate with any of the above statements, then this […]

31 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How can you learn to dance for free?

Ways to Learn to Dance for Free

“Do it big, do it right, and do it with style" - Fred Astaire on dance Are you a great amateur dancer, but want to up your skills? We recommend finding a dance academy or getting private dance classes near me for getting started. It just might not always be in your reach to get […]

31 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Why should you learn to dance?

What’s the Benefit in Taking Dance Classes?

“Dancers are the athletes of God" - Albert Einstein Not necessarily a known dancer himself, but an authority on pretty much everything nonetheless! Thinking of trying a new sport but unsure of which to choose? Consider taking dance classes and get in touch with the rhythm of your body from your own home! Dance demands […]

31 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Finding Dance Classes in Canberra

Those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche Canberrans hear the music. Whether you want to learn hip hop, classical ballet or the seductive art of belly dance — you won't be disappointed with the range of dance classes Canberra has on […]

28 August 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Write your findings section only after compiling and analysing data

Research Analysis and Presenting Your Findings

At every stage of higher education and particularly if the student in question intends to continue their studies, s/he will have to write a dissertation. If a student doesn’t plan to take on the next level of learning, s/he may not have to write a thesis. Depending on your university’s degree plan requirements, you may […]

16 September 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

What Are the Steps in Writing a Dissertation?

Academic writing is an exacting proposition and writing a dissertation – for some, their first taste in writing to that standard is no easy task. As an undergraduate and graduate student, you likely had to present a thesis to complete those stages of higher education but writing your final treatise for your doctoral degree is […]

16 September 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

How to Write a Dissertation

From your earliest assignments in essay writing and, if so instructed, composing book reports, you have been in training for your most challenging academic ordeal: writing a dissertation. Far more goes into this work than reading a lone book and discussing its finer points or engaging in bouts of critical thinking and committing those ideas to […]

16 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

You will spend a lot of time in the library doing research

Choosing Your Dissertation Topic

As a doctoral candidate and a student nearing the end of your formal academic learning, you might perceive writing a dissertation as having to climb one last, cruel, monstrous mountain before attaining the credentials you’ve dedicated more than half of your young adulthood to. On the other hand, it might just be one more dance […]

16 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Meat is one good source of protein

Which Meals Or Snacks Should You Eat After A Bodybuilding Session?

We all know that food is the source of our strength and one of the things that is essential for life itself, alongside how we look after our bodies. Nutrition is even more of a focus for those people who are looking to build a slender, toned physique as they will be very aware that […]

26 August 2020 ∙ 10 minutes reading time

Virtual yoga is not recommended.

Finding the Right Yoga Lessons Near You for a Reasonable Price

Always feeling strung out? Anxiety and a restless mind can get in the way of a lot of things; while supplements and medication work for some, yoga is the best way for others. Yoga has diverse benefits, including: The benefits of yoga are multiple. With yoga, you can: Learning breath control Mindfulness practice Training to become more flexible Muscle definition […]

30 July 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How to choose the perfect yoga instructor

Finding the right Yoga teacher for you

In Australia, around 50% of employees claim to find their work stressful. This is a principal reason for the rising number of people turning to yoga lessons to manage daily stress. Combining breath work, stretching, and meditation, yoga is clearly very helpful in getting down anxiety levels. But it's obviously a very involved practice, so how should […]

30 July 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Find the right yoga instructor today.

How to Find the Best Yoga Classes Near You

Working out that you're looking for yoga lessons in your local area is the first step to take, but then you also need to consider the style and pace of yoga that you want. So let's run through the best place and ways to start this process. There's an abundance of ads and announcements, both physical, […]

29 July 2020 ∙ 12 minutes reading time

The Best Way to Learn Japanese to Prepare for a Test

For English speakers and those who speak other languages, there are many different ways to learn Japanese, but like most people, you are probably asking yourself "what is the best way to learn Japanese?" There is no simple answer to this question. Firstly there are several different learning styles and it depends on which one […]

15 September 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

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How Much Does It Cost To Take Japanese Lessons?

If you've ever wanted to travel to Japan or learn to speak, write, and converse in Japanese you need to sign up for some private Japanese lessons. So maybe you know how to say hello (konnichiwa), thank you (arigato), and please (onegai) in Japanese and that's great! But if you want to really learn Japanese, and get […]

15 September 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

The Internet is full of resources to learn English with

How Learning English Can Be Simplified | Superprof

Many people consider English to be one of the hardest languages in the world to learn! And it's true, English is no walk in the park - especially when it comes to all of the tricky pronunciation rules and irregular verbs. Learning tip: English has borrowed many words from other languages - and knowing the roots of […]

15 September 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

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How to Learn Japanese Effectively

So you've decided to learn Japanese! You will need a good deal of motivation to progress quickly. Even if you are gifted with languages, Japanese is a language very different from English. For starts, it doesn't use the Latin alphabet, just like Chinese, Arabic, Russian, and Korean. If you want to learn Japanese but are unable […]

14 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Floriade in Canberra is a great place to experience local music.

Finding Guitar Lessons In Canberra

Did you know the guitar has been around for about 4000 years but wasn't overly popular until the late 1800s? Once it starting gaining traction, however, it didn't look back. In fact, the electric guitar made more impact on the evolution of music in the twentieth century than any other instrument. For a city with […]

28 August 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How can you learn guitar for free?

Learning to Play Guitar On A Budget

“Sometimes the nicest thing to do with a guitar is just look at it.” - Thom Yorke The guitar is one of the most popular instruments worldwide - light and portable, it lends itself to most pop and rock music. Accompany your own voice, bring it to jams or singalongs, play with friends, or dive […]

27 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

When should children start playing the drums?

Teach Children Music with Drum Lessons for Kids

“Everybody is a Genius. But If You Judge a Fish by Its Ability to Climb a Tree, It Will Live Its Whole Life Believing that It is Stupid.” A lot of children choose to start learning a musical instrument when they’re in primary school. Becoming a drummer takes work and regular practice. A child who wants […]

26 August 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Where are the UK's best guitar shows?

The Best Guitar Shows in Australia

“I’m only myself when I have a guitar in my hands.” - George Harrison Since the beginning of the 1900’s, stringed instruments such as the acoustic guitar, steel guitar, bass, and later on the electric guitar have become a cornerstone for popular music all around the world. Live performances and the popularity of recorded music […]

18 August 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

What is the average salary for a private tutor?

What Salary Can You Expect As An Accountant?

As a base note, we will start by mentioning that the average UK salary is £27.271 a year (£39,476 in London). How does an accountants' salary measure up? Well, it's hard to say since the term accountant is so vague and could include so many different job titles. According to available data, accountants in the […]

14 July 2020 ∙ 13 minutes reading time

Where can you find courses for mature students?

Choosing Courses for Mature Students

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” - Colin Powell According to a 2016 study, more than a third of UK graduates regret attending university. Unfortunately, they only realise this once they’ve done it. Perhaps, the course they chose was the problem. Going back […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

What are the benefits of continuing education?

Continuing Education at a Glance

“Non est ad astra mollis e terris via" (There is no easy way from the earth to the stars) - Seneca Continuing education is an opportunity to go back to school once you’ve started working. Whether you want to further your career or change careers, there’s training and courses available for everyone. Most people accept […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How much does it cost to be a mature student?

The Cost of Being a Mature Student

“Job training empowers people to realize their dreams and improve their lives.” - Sylvia Mathews Burwell Have you done a skills appraisal and decided that it’s time to study some more? There were 140,000 mature students in the UK in 2017. Plenty of people are going back to school to gain new skills, change careers, […]

22 April 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How do you plan a private dance tutorial?

Becoming a Dance Teacher: Preparing Your First Dance Classes

Dance is both a profession and an artistic vision. More and more, people are taking up dance as a hobby.  Many professional dancers want to move into teaching and pass on their skills and knowledge to performing arts students. However, many of these dancers haven't taught a day in their life! If you're a dancer […]

15 September 2020 ∙ 9 minutes reading time

The Parthenon is a Greek temple

Reducing And Managing Stress During NAPLAN

Each year, students in years 3, 5, 7, and 9 sit NAPLAN tests. NAPLAN stands for National Assessment Program: Literacy and Numeracy. This testing regime helps the Australian government gather data for research on how schools and students, in general, are performing. Despite the Government trying to emphasise that the results are not qualifications and […]

14 September 2020 ∙ 3 minutes reading time

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Become a Chinese Tutor: A Complete Guide

There are 1.3 billion Chinese speakers. China is the 2nd world power. There are over 1.2 million Chinese people in Australia. Mandarin is in the top 5 foreign languages chosen by learners both globally and in Australia. For academic, professional, and even cultural reasons, every year, more and more Australians want to study a second language, […]

10 September 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How much do private dance tutorials cost?

How Much Should You Charge For Dance Teacher Jobs?

In order to fly, you have to be free — Li Cunxin (Mao's Last Dancer) — Who doesn't want a job where they get paid a salary for working and doing something they love every day? Admit it—you have a passion for dance and it's your dream to work as a dance instructor and maybe, […]

27 August 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time