One-on-one tutoring allows for a personalised approach to learning. During tutoring sessions, tutors can tailor the lesson material, skills and strategies to meet the needs of the individual student. Tutors can design a personalised program that builds on the students’ strengths and weaknesses. There are so many different learning styles including visual, auditory and practical hands-on learning, a one-on-one tutor has the to ability to provide for these various learning styles.

One to one tutoring is also beneficial for building confidence. Positive reinforcement is particularly important for students with learning difficulties. Tutoring can help improve students’ attitude and motivation towards their school work.

One-on- one tutoring also creates a safe learning environment where a student can work at their own pace without the pressure of a group environment.

School syllabus can be stressful especially for students with learning difficulties. Receiving the attention and support that a student requires is often very difficult in a classroom environment. During one-to-one tutoring sessions it is a lot easier for students to receive the support that they need.