Richmond Sylvan Learning Center’s New Math Enrichment Program Keeps Students Sharp This Summer


During the summer, most parents default to enrolling their child in a general summer camp or sports clinic, but what if there was an option for kids to explore an academic interest and build a competitive edge in the classroom?  The Sylvan Learning Center of Richmond is introducing Math Edge — a new activity this […]

How to Handle a “Poor” Report Card

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By Steve Green, Executive Director Sylvan Learning of Richmond It’s that time of the school year again – report card time.  While many students will come home with good grades, others would rather stuff their report cards deep into their backpacks than show them to their parents.  As parents, you want your child to do […]

How to Help Your Child Perform Better on Tests


Do you wish you could solve the problem and not just treat the symptoms so your student could excel on college entrance exams? Do you wonder if there’s a way to focus on skills gaps and not spend hours drilling your son or daughter on skills he or she already has? Is there a way […]

Why Is Algebra a Big Deal?


Does your child shrug and sigh when he or she hears the word “algebra”? Then he/she is not alone – many kids struggle with algebra and others just don’t know why it’s important to learn it to begin with. And why is algebra such a big deal anyway? Will kids ever need that knowledge and […]

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Early Warning Indicators Your Child Needs Help in School

For many parents, the decision to have their child tutored is precipitated by a teacher conference or a report card.  Poor grades or problems in the classroom are certainly indicators that a child is struggling academically, but there are often more subtle signs that parents can detect.  In education, as in healthcare, intervention at the […]

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Help Nannies + Tutors Fight Childhood Cancer with a Refreshing LemonAid on Friday


Looking for something sweet to do this weekend? Here it is! Come Support a deliciously sweet LemonAid Stand Friday. College Nannies and Tutors is excited to host the Anthem LemonAid Stand for the 3rd year in a row. Please stop by their Learning Center tomorrow, Friday 7/20, between 11 am and 4 pm for a […]

A Summer Nanny: Part-Time, Occasional, or Full-Time Help Available

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Summer is just around the corner and kids will soon be out of school. Whether you’re working outside the home, volunteering, working at home, or just need a break now and then, College Nannies + Tutors can help. You never have to worry with College Nannies because they are well-trained and committed to helping kids […]

Smart Moves Yoga for Kids Now Available in Short Pump


Smart Moves – Yoga for Kids is one of the latest opportunities to help children overcome many of the challenges they face in life. They are now offering classes at Melody Magic Music in Short Pump and there are plenty of reasons to check them out. According to The Wall Street Journal, “More than 25% […]