The Final Five: Making It Work For You

The Final Five: Making It Work For You

We want to tell you about this cool thing we do called the Final Five and how you can use it to help your child stay on track in school. The Final Five is how we spend the last five minutes of tutoring sessions  with our K-6 families, and it’s designed to...

3 Tips for Avoiding the Holiday Grade Slump

The holidays are a time filled with favorite traditions — special meals, giving gifts, family gatherings, and more. Unfortunately, teachers will tell you that another holiday tradition is a general decline in students’ grades between Thanksgiving and...
Math Anxiety: A Highly Contagious Learning Disorder

Math Anxiety: A Highly Contagious Learning Disorder

Recent studies have shown that parents who struggled with math anxiety in school can unwittingly pass this learning difficulty to their own children. This happens when parents who have their own “math insecurity” assist their children with math homework. ...
Six Reasons Sundays Matter

Six Reasons Sundays Matter

Ask any teacher or student about their favorite day of the week, and you’ll get varied responses. Some will say they like Fridays, when the work week winds down and the weekend stretches ahead. Some will declare a love for Saturdays, when they’ve had a...