How to Have a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference

How to Have a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference

With the flip of the calendar page, we are bombarded with Pumpkin Spice everything as summer turns into fall.  October also means the time is quickly approaching for progress reports and teacher conferences.   Progress Reports In many middle and high schools, progress...
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...