As parents work from home during this lock down period, students are adopting to learning from home online. Many online platforms have mushroomed and this is how to tell a good online platform for your child:
It should be run by professional teachers whose identity you can verify. This is to ensure that your child does not fall prey to quacks and unprofessional teaching strategies.
It should be updated regularly with new lessons and learning materials
It should have recorded video classes in a classroom setting which your child can watch at his own timing again and again.
A good online tuition platform should be easy to interact with and simple to use for both the parent and student
Leveraging on technology benefits,it should be affordable and not overpriced.
Parents are advised to check the ranking of the website to prove the popularity of the platform with other end users. One good website to use to check ranking is https://www.alexa.com/
Genuine home schooling platform should have both email and telephone contacts that are reachable as well as provide live chat facilities where children and parents can ask questions for clarity
One of the most reliable and popular online tuition and teaching platform in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Zambia is the Scopebenja Mathematics Gurus Centre . It meets all the above requirements and is run by a team of leading teachers in their respective countries and subjects. Students are also able to network with others through a controlled student social network platform called Mavenbook