Support for September 2018
New minimum level of support
We’ve listened to our schools and found that tutors settle more quickly, and ongoing relationships with both colleagues and students are better, when tutors are in their departments more than once a week. As a result we are introducing 2 days per week as our new minimum level of support in all subjects.
In order to confirm support for 2018 we'll now require a deposit based on the number of days per week you are requesting. It’s good news for your finance departments - one less thing to set up in September!
Non-core subject support
Most of our support is centred around the core subjects but this year we have extended support in MFL and the Humanities and this is a growing area of interest for schools. If you require support in a non-core subject, let us know early so we can find the right tutor for you.
LAC and AP support
2017 has seen the launch of two partnerships between Yipiyap and LAs in Derby and Oldham where we are providing targeted support for LAC children. Schools have seen children’s academic focus improve significantly with support from our tutors and the social development of many of the children we have been working with is evident. One teacher wrote of her experience: