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Matric Year

Tips To Manage Your Matric Year

Why your Matric year is vitally important for a successful future You will remember your Matric year for your entire life. It ends your school years and unlocks the door to your future, whether you are intending to study further or start working after school. Grade 11 was a tough year, and you may even […]

Tutor of the Month: December 2018

Moahi M is our December 2018 Tutor of the Month! Moahi has been a BrightSparkz tutor since May 2018, and he has done an amazing 121 hours of tutoring since!   Moahi matriculated from Andrews Academy excellent results all-round, including 3 distinctions, which were for Physical Science, Life Science and Maths. Moahi has been accepted […]

Tutor of the Month: November 2018

Sonia M is our November 2018 Tutor of the Month! Sonia has been a BrightSparkz tutor since November 2016, and is one of our top University-level tutors!    Sonia is about to graduate with her Post Graduate diploma at the University of Cape Town. She holds a Bachelor of Business Science degree, majoring in Finance […]


The Final Push – Don’t Give Up Now!

Perseverance is a Life Skill We are almost at the end of a long year – everyone is tired. We are certainly all looking forward to a well deserved break! If you’re at school or university, you’re most likely writing exams now. You can’t wait to finish your exams. You are feeling fatigued and drained. […]

Tutor of the month

Tutor of the Month: October 2018

Philné R is our October 2018 Tutor of the Month! Philné has been a BrightSparkz tutor since July 2017, and is one of our top Maths tutors!    Philné matriculated from Rhenish Girls High school with 7 distinctions and an average of 92.4%. She is currently in her second year at Stellenbosch University, studying a […]

Learning styles studying methods

How to study most effectively based on your learning style

Get great results by using the best study methods for your learning style! We are all so unique in so many ways, and the way we learn (take in, retain and use information) is no different! Knowing your learning style will help you to determine the best way to study to achieve the results you […]

Getting great references

How to get Great Client Feedback and Glowing References

A strong, successful tutoring “career” is a valuable way to build up your CV, especially if you have little (or no) work experience. Even after you complete your studies and go out into the working world, many employers will look for relevant experience and good references on top of your qualifications. Tutoring as a part-time […]

Afrikaans tutor

Tutor of the Month: September 2018

Kinah W is our September 2018 Tutor of the Month! Kinah has been a BrightSparkz tutor since the beginning of 2018, assisting learners with Maths and Afrikaans. She is also one of our Afrikaans Boot Camp trainers!    Kinah matriculated from Potchefstroom High School for Girls in 2013, with excellent results all-round including 7 distinctions! […]