Articles by

Natalie Lever

Our learning expert Natalie graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in English. She has studied and worked in Amsterdam, London and Mumbai and now works as an English teacher for students aged 11-18 (including the International Baccalaureate). She also has an MEd from the University of Cambridge and mentors new teachers. She likes to be outside and take photographs in her spare time.

Golden Time: How to Use Teachers’ Best Kept Secret at Home

Wondering how to use the teacher’s best-kept secret at home? Change the way you manage behaviour with this positive tool for challenging children.

Lesson Structure: How to Structure a Class

Want to maximise your lesson and help every child make progress? Read on as we share the best strategies for creating the perfect online lesson.

Outdoor Play: Why is it the Key to Positive Learning Experiences?

Read our Learning Expert’s advice about how to incorporate more outdoor play into learning experiences with your child.

Career Change for Teachers: What Should You Do Next?

Thinking that teaching isn’t right for you? There are solutions, and we are here to support with a career change for teachers.

Break the Ice! Must-Have Icebreaker Questions for the Online Classroom

Need a ready-made list of icebreaker questions for your tutoring sessions? We’ve compiled the best icebreaker questions for you as a tutor, so read on!

GCSEPod Reviews: Is it Any Good?

Looking for GCSEPod reviews? Our learning experts at GoStudent review the programme to ascertain whether it’s right for your child to make progress.

Teaching Abroad: The Pros, Cons and Whether It’s Worth it

Build on your tutoring skills and earn money as you travel all the corners of the globe teaching abroad. Let us guide you with where to start.

Free Download: GoStudent GCSE Revision Timetable

With GCSEs this summer so imminent, you’ll need a strong GCSE revision timetable to get ahead. You can download a free timetable right here. Check it out!

The Big Debate: Zoom or Skype for Online Teaching?

Every great tutor needs the right set of tools, starting with your video calling platform. Let us compare and make the decision for you.

Make or Break: Differentiation in the Online Classroom

Differentiation allows every student to grow and succeed in the online classroom. Here’s just about everything you as tutors need to know!

GoStudent Review: The Learning Progress Curve

Read our Learning Expert’s advice on the GoStudent learning progress trajectory. Do our tutors facilitate excellent results? Absolutely!

GoStudent Review: What Makes Our Virtual Classroom Unique?

How does it work in our virtual GoStudent classroom? What makes it unique? Read on for parent and tutor testimonials of our excellent tutoring service.

Why Music Is Such an Integral Part of Education

Find out just how important music is in education as we talk you through its benefits for all children (especially for those who are neurodiverse).

GoStudent Review: The 5 Best Things About GoStudent Tutors

Our GoStudent tutors are loved and highly praised by students and parents alike. But what makes our tutors so unique? Read on as we outline their top five traits.

GoStudent Review: The Benefits of Digital Tutoring at GoStudent

Not sure what the benefits of switching to our online tutoring service are? Listen up as we go through the main advantages, including plenty of feedback from parents.