Is banning homework the best way to help children achieve optimum academic performance?

With the 'right' amount of homework a subject of intense debate, and academic exellence ever more important for future success what role does homework play and what approaches are independent schools and tutors taking to get the balance right?


Speakers

Adam Muckle, President of The Tutors' Association


Adam Muckle is originally from Belfast and studied Classics at Durham University. He then pursued a legal career.

After training as a Barrister, a chance conversation led Adam unexpectedly to tutoring. Over the past eight years Adam has tutored here in the UK, throughout Europe and Asia, as well as online. Since March 2016 he has been President of The Tutors' Association, the professional body for tutoring and wider supplementary education sector in the UK. It seeks to provide recognition and professional support to tutors, and a reassuring and responsible voice for the tutoring profession in the UK.

2017 Show

Saturday 11 November 2017
10am-5pm
Sunday 12 November 2017
10.30am-4.30pm

Where:
Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park,
London, SW11 4NJ