Posts by Kirk Clarke

Four More Years!

The website www.goldstartutors.com launched on February 28, 2018 to offer help to students struggling in Mathematics, Chemistry or Physics. The site was simply a placeholder on the web before that time. However, since our launch, we have helped many students improve their knowledge of the concepts they need to know better. We’ve helped many students better understand what they may have missed in class. Through our one-on-one approach we’ve helped students receive greater understanding of their subject and better results on their report cards. Should Gold Star Tutors go on Continue Reading

Prepare for the New Academic Year in 5 Ways

The start to the new academic year is just around the corner and now is the perfect time to get started on preparing for the new semester. We’ve put together five tips to help you prepare for the academic year. 1. Browse through course guides Your subjects’ course guides will give you an idea of what learning materials (such as textbooks, folders, software and equipment) you will need, so it’s a good idea to have a quick read through these before the start of semester. Course guides will also outline Continue Reading

The Essence of Tutoring

Life is a continuous learning sphere which never stops moving until we breathe our last breath. We learn either by experience or by what we are taught by more experienced people. Tutorial is an important teaching tool that helps learners enhance their learning intellectually and emotionally. Nearly half of students have attended a tutorial of one form or another. Many students long for someone to tutor them so that they can understand their subject better. So here is the question: What is the essence of tutoring? Lots of parents are Continue Reading

The Value of Education

Receiving a basic education is considered by many to be a fundamental human right. Likewise, many people would say it is essential for the exercise of all other human rights. Education provides individual freedom, empowerment and yields important benefits. It is a powerful tool by which economically and socially marginalized individuals can lift themselves out of poverty and participate fully as citizens. Education helps to stimulate our minds and it can mold inquisitive minds into intellectuals. So, it is a foundation of our society. Further learning can take the intellect Continue Reading