I have always used tutors to help me learn the things I wanted or needed to learn. Years ago almost every job was through some sort of apprenticeship. A master of a craft would take you under his wing to teach you how to do something. You were obliged to work for the person for a set period of time. In some cultures in the world you could get arrested for abandoning your apprenticeship. I used tutors for everything from math in school to improving my golf game. I suggested physics tuition to our son who came home with a school report that showed he was struggling to keep up in his physics class.
He told us it was his commitments to the school band and his theater class that was the cause of him falling behind in physics. Continue Reading →