Entries by Tessa Cooper

Tutor of the Month: December 2019

    Celine E. is our December 2019 Tutor of the Month! Celine has been a BrightSparkz tutor since March 2017, and is a recently qualified teacher who enjoys tutoring languages. She is also one of our qualified concessions facilitators!   Celine matriculated from Pionier High School in 2016, and is currently in her second […]

Tutor of the Month: November 2019

  Camilla L. is our November 2019 Tutor of the Month! Camilla has been a BrightSparkz tutor since 2015, and has tutored an INCREDIBLE 300+ hours! She has been helping one of our long-term Project 10 000 learners for the last 5 years, and her learner is well on her way to acing her Matric […]

Ace Your Exams: 10 Study Tips

The formula for exam success lies in three key tactics – organisation, consistency and attitude. Find out how to ace your exams with our 10 study tips! Key Tactic #1 Organisation Planning well can decrease stress and reduce anxiety as you head into finals. Tip #1 Exam Calendar Once you have received your Exam Timetable […]

Tutor of the Month: October 2019

Miguel F. is our October 2019 Tutor of the Month! Miguel is one of our newest tutors – he’s been with us since August 2019, and has already impressed us and his clients! He has tutored more than 30 hours, focusing in school-level Maths.    Miguel is an analytical, well-spoken and friendly tutor. Some of […]

Mapping Your Child’s Future

Recently, I was at a friend’s braai under the shade of an enormous tree on a very hot summer afternoon. While helping out with the braai, I overheard a parent talking to another parent, wondering which university to send his son. To my surprise, his son is only six years old. Well, a thought came […]

Tutor of the Month: September 2019

James N. is our September 2019 Tutor of the Month! James has been a BrightSparkz tutor since July 2016. He is one of our most experienced Maths tutors, and has tutored more than 230 hours!    James matriculated from Westerford High School in 2013 with 6 distinctions, including achieving 98% for Matric Maths, and 96% […]

Tutor of the Month: August 2019

  Tessa C. is our August 2019 Tutor of the Month! Our August Tutor of the Month is probably our greatest Superwoman tutor of all time. Tessa joined BrightSparkz at the beginning of 2012 and has a few hundred tutoring hours to her name. She’s tutored a wide variety of subjects from beginner French online […]

Tutor of the Month: July 2019

Acacia A. is our July 2019 Tutor of the Month! Acacia has been a BrightSparkz tutor since April 2018, and has tutored primary and high school learners, as well as our sponsored learners. She has tutored more than 160 hours to date!   Acacia matriculated from Danville Park Girls High School in 2013, achieving 6 […]

Tutor of the Month: June 2019

Langutelani S. is our June 2019 Tutor of the Month! Langutelani has been a BrightSparkz tutor since June 2018, and has tutored school and adult level learners, assisted with concessions and is one of our Zulu Boot Camp tutors!   Langutelani is a brilliant tutor who is always looking for ways to add to the […]