National Tutors Conference 2017

National Conference 2017

National Conference 2017 - Call for Papers

The Association will be holding its second annual conference on Monday 23rd October 2017 at the Barbican Centre in London from 09.30 to 17.00 including lunch and refreshments. We will be announcing the programme and a full line up of speakers and their profiles by 30th June 2017.
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You can book your ticket through the PayPal link below. These "early bird" prices are valid until 31st July 2017. Thereafter the Member price will rise to £84 and Non-Member price to £150. There is a Corporate Member and Non-Member offer for 10 tickets.

National Conference 2017

The conference programme will include a selection from the following topics:

The Tutoring and Supplementary Education Industry

• The Future of the Industry in the UK
• Market Structure and Opportunity
• Customer Metrics and Market Dynamics
• Role as a Catalyst for Social Change
• Tutor Panel: What does it take to be a first class tutor?

Business Models & Growth Strategies: Best Practice for Building Your Business

• Tuition Centres
• Online Tutoring
• Accounting/VAT/Tax
• Setting up a Tuition Business
• Alternative Revenue Streams: Childcare Vouchers, Working Tax Credits
• Sole Tutor or Partnership

Teaching and Learning Resources

• Online Tuition Software
• Collaboration Software
• Learning Management Systems
• Mobile & Tablet Apps
• Study Aids
• Applications

Building Your Partnership Network

• Building Relationships with Schools
• Building Relationships with Local Authorities
• Building Relationships with Universities

Recruitment Strategies

• What Qualities Make for a Good Tutor?
• Ideas on Finding and Creating Good Tutors
• Tutor Vetting & Safe Guarding Policies

Curriculum Update & Examiner Advice

• Changes to GCSE by Subject
• Changes to 11+, 13+ Common Entrance
• Changes to A Level by Subject


• Language, Critical Thinking and Competent Communication
• Understanding Math Strategies
• Understanding Compassion Fatigue
• Understanding Learning Preferences and The Holistic Dialogue
• The Role of Neuroscience in Learning
• Developing Resilience and a Positive Psychology
• Career Options: A Career in Tutoring
• Sharing Best Practice & Tutoring Tools

Marketing & Sales

• Online Marketing Strategies
• Social Media Marketing
• Website and Online Presence

Professional Development

• Assessment for Learning
• Tracking Progress and Reporting
• Growth Mindset/ How to Tackle Fixed Mindset
• Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing
• Child Protection Awareness and Protocols
• Teaching and Learning Ideas/Strategies
• Progress Tracking
• Developing a Greater Understanding of SEND
• 11+or 13+ Tuition Advice and Guidance
• Engaging the Disengaged
• Supporting Students with Careers Advice/ CV and Interview Coaching
• Developing the Independent Learner

The full day programmes will include lunch and other refreshments

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