Our Reasons for Home Education:

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Although he was achieving good results, he wasn't reaching his full potential because his love for learning had been destroyed & hence his grades were steadily declining.

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Completely failed by the system, he hated school, was always tired & homework time was a major frustration for both of us. He was severely frustrated & quickly heading to become yet another ADHD statistic.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Tutors, Co-ops & Other Group Activities

  • Brightsparkz Tutors offer high quality private tuition for all subjects, grades 1 – 12.  The Tutors travel to you!

    • Johannesburg Tutors email or contact 073 145 7572
    • Cape Town Tutors email or contact 084 404 4006
    • Pretoria Tutors email or contact 073 145 7572
    • Port Elizabeth Tutors email or contact 084 404 4006
  • Online Tutoring At, you get a professional online tutor whenever you need help. You work one-to-one with your tutor in our online classroom on your specific homework problem until it’s done.


EducationSupport6is a family orientated education support organization offering educational courses, outings and other educational services to parents and their children. Offering hands on practical work in: Earth Science, Astronomy, Model Making, Basic science, Outings + tours, Taylor made request, Atmospheric science, Working with maps, History, Photography & Family outings. Email Barry Bryant or contact +27 (11) 022-9791 or +27 (82) 331-8194

imageat the Science department of the The University of Pretoria. It was formerly known as the Exploratorium. They have regular science shows per grade and take around 50 kids. Email or contact Yvette on +27 (12) 420 3767


  • Design & Technology Tutor in Discovery, West Rand near  the Discovery Hospital and the Discovery Methodist Church. Group classes offered at R100 per class, by an Interior Designer/ Draughtsman able to tutor in the following areas:

    • Graphic Design – Designing logo’s, fonts, graphic layouts etc…

    • Draughting – Computer draughting (Auto Cad, 3D Max) as well as sketching on paper.  Architectural structures, machines, organic structures…

    • 3D Modelling
    • 2D and 3D Animation
    • Technology today and how it applies to our world
    • How Stuff Works

For more information email or contact Edward dos Santos on +27 72 778 6563 or +27 11 674 3022 (Nat. Dip. Interior Design ’98- Wits Tech)

  • Woodworking at Milty’s Training Academy, 121 Mainreef Road Technikon, Roodepoort. Contact Rose Sauerman on +27 (73) 113-6922 for info/bookings



Individual as well as group lessons in Discovery – near the Discovery Hospital and Discovery Methodist Church, on the West Rand. Lessons are a half an hour once a week, Monday to Friday from 14h00 to 18h00 at very reasonable prices for ages 5 and up.

Email or contact Louise dos Santos +27 82 301 4797 or +27 11 674 3022 (Nat. Dip. Light Music ’97- Pretoria Tech)

Please email me if you know of any tutors or group activities worth recommending. Please include contact details, area as well as subject & comments.

Please visit this page frequently as I will be posting regular updates as I find more resources.