tutoring

Education
Our review applied the toughest evidence standards we have ever applied. Most of the studies we reviewed did not show positive
Education
So what did work? Not surprisingly, one-to-one and small-group tutoring (up to one to four) were very effective. These are
Education
The roster of subjects that you can add as a notch under your belt can range from anything to a specific skill that will
Education
Every school and district has children who are struggling to learn to read, and all too often their solution is to make up
Parenting
They are given ample opportunity to review what they learned as the teacher continues on with a specific unit. While this
Education
Demographics This second graph shows a telling trend - the number of students borrowing has dramatically decreased by 10
Education
Of course, joy is not enough. Kids must be learning joyfully, not just joyful. Yet in our national education system, so focused
Education
Historical Tools These labs often make significant strides in specialized areas like particle acceleration. During the summer
Politics
As a child I hated not being allowed into the segregated library in my hometown. But I am honored and grateful that today the Marlboro County Public Library -- the Marian Wright Edelman Library in Bennettsville, SC -- provides a panoply of early childhood and adult literacy programs.
Education
Too many students don’t have the resources they need. Today, we start to change that.
Education
Proven tutoring models of all types should be a standard offering for every school. More research is always needed to find more effective and cost-effective strategies. But there is no reason whatsoever not to use what we have now.
Business
1. Outward expansion When expanding beyond one's niche within the marketplace, you set yourself apart from competitors. Also
Education
It was my first day as a tutor at McClellan High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. I walked into the front office to sign in when, to my left, I saw a young student holding a newborn baby. She couldn't have been older than 15.
Education
Throughout its existence, Baltimore has been a city divided by race. As a major port city, Baltimore once was a major center for slave trade. After slavery ended, Baltimore, like many cities south of the Mason-Dixon line, segregated itself. And today, despite decades of effort from civil rights activists, Baltimore remains a city divided.
Education
Lawmakers in Florida recently took a step in the right direction when they voted to put on hold a section of the state's longstanding education reform policy. For the first time since 2003, parents and teachers will have a say in whether their third grader will go on to fourth grade if the child doesn't perform well on their assessment.
Business
Holding forth a cold glass of nonalcoholic drink, the student returns smiling to the work table. That drink, I am bound to believe, improves his learning curve and pleasure in the language, and maybe carves a little place around the heart for lemonade and story-telling in future times.
Education
For some of my students, writing is their passion. For others? Not so much. Since tutoring sessions are usually set amounts of time, there are occasionally opportunities where the mandatory work is done and a bit of fun can be had. Creative writing exercises are always a go-to choice.
Education
Whether or not to hire a tutor is a decision that many parents face. However, tutoring can often be misunderstood. Here are some misconceptions:
Teen
Homework is a challenge for the tutors and kids. It's hard to teach a 12-year-old algebra in forty minutes when they don't know how to count yet. But something has to go down on the worksheet.