How to Connect with Your Child’s Teachers: Get Involved in Education

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Parent-teacher conferences are a great opportunity to connect with your children’s teachers and become more involved in their education. However, your involvement shouldn’t end there. Make an action plan to keep your children on track throughout the year. “Parent-teacher conferences are often when parents become aware of their children’s educational deficiencies.  Unfortunately, many parents expect […]

Parents Need to Know: Practice is the Key to Math Retention and Mastery


Mathematic skills are built one level at a time; a lack of mastery in one area makes reaching the next level difficult, if not impossible.  Unlike reading and writing, math skills build on one another – and failing to master a particular skill area creates a shaky foundation for all the skills that follow, which […]

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 […]

Homework Tutoring Help Makes a Difference: Call Now

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Does homework cause stress in your home? There’s a great deal riding on your student’s academic success; don’t let homework hassles interfere. Investing in homework help tutoring can make your student more successful. One-on-one attention targeted to your student’s current needs produces real results whether it’s math, science or test prep. With focused attention to […]

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 […]