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    In your mind how should a tutor be? What characteristics make a tutor an ideal tutor or why?
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    Someone who can get you excited about the subject, and who can direct your learning towards something beneficial and positive.
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    Someone who has experience of teaching the subject at the appropriate level for a number of years, preferably one who has been an examiner in the subject
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    Ideal tutor would be:

    *Experienced enough to be able to actually teach students
    *Feeling passion for their subject
    *Being strict but at the same time friendly and approachable
    *Someone who is always there to support you
    *That interacts with the students instead of just teaching them
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    Someone who can teach in a variety of ways


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    Firstly : A good tutor understands their subject and has complete confidence to answer difficult questions.

    Secondly : A good tutor should have a high degree of common sense. They must be able to adapt their lesson.

    Thirdly : A good tutor should be professional, but also friendly and supportive in order to encourage. Basically how a tutor portrays his or herself.

    Good Luck
 
 
 

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