Carfax Blog

We share perspectives, stories and ideas in education. Find our latest blog posts written by our educational experts.

30 May 2023

New English Language Programme, with Carfax Tutors Dubai

We are delighted to launch group classes, designed to improve the English language skills of non-native speakers.



23 May 2023

What is the role of an Education Consultant

The education you choose for your child can be life-changing. So it’s no surprise that many parents, faced with such a significant, emotional decision, seek professional guidance and advice from independent experts.



16 May 2023 5 min read

Private Tutors in Dubai & Abu Dhabi

With expert tutors based in Dubai & Abu Dhabi, Carfax Tutors is one of the leading private tutoring organisations in the UAE, fully licenced by the KHDA. Uniquely, Carfax Education employs professional tutors from the world's leading Universities, to deliver quality lessons from expert academic mentors, and develop bespoke learning programmes, designed to unlock every pupil's potential. Find out more about our approach to professional tutoring.



9 May 2023 3 min read

HR Breakfast Briefing with Carfax Consultants

Last week, Carfax Education hosted an HR Breakfast Briefing in Dubai - an opportunity to collaborate with leading Human Resource and Talent Acquisition professionals, to discuss the current education landscape in the UAE.



1 May 2023 5 min read

Exam Preparation: Top Tips by Carfax Tutors

When you develop successful study techniques and preparation skills, your academic assessments and exams become less daunting, and this allows students to set themselves up for success. In this article, our experienced team of Carfax Tutors share some useful tips on exam preparation, and how to approach exams with confidence.



24 Apr 2023

Sixth Form – Do they stay or do they go?

For many expatriate families, one of the big dilemmas is whether their child should finish they education in their current country of residence, or move back to the UK for the final two years. Quite often, parents will consider a British boarding school for the 6th form and there are several sound reasons for this, as our Education Consultant, Fiona McKenzie explains.



17 Apr 2023 5 min read

Choosing the right Tutor for your Child

When parents think about the role of a tutor, they often assume that tutors are purely responsible for providing academic support, such as helping their children prepare for exams or supporting them through challenging topics. However, Carfax Education believes that tutors have the potential to be much more than that. They can become mentors, guides, and champions for their students, extending their role beyond academic assistance.



17 Apr 2023 5 min read

Featured in Robb Report: How parents are educating their children on yachts

In 2021, Mischa and Linda van der Vliet spent a year on their 80-foot sailing catamaran, Kokomo, with their three children. During that extended adventure exploring the Mediterranean and the Caribbean, the kids (then ages 9, 11 and 12) were homeschooled for 20 hours each week.



6 Apr 2023 3 min read

Carfax Education Partners with Teen Interns, Powered by I Love Mondays

We're thrilled to announce our new partnership with I Love Mondays, a leading education service provider that offers mentorship, career guidance, and internships for young adults and secondary school students.



show more

Join the Carfax Education Newsletter

Sign up to receive exclusive updates on our new programmes, events, announcements and more.