How Tutoring Can Help Prevent the ‘COVID Slide’

For the past two years, education has experienced unprecedented interruptions as the world has grappled with the COVID 19 pandemic. In 2020 when schools were forced to shutter abruptly, many did so without the infrastructure to fully support students through virtual learning. Math skills, in particular, were vulnerable to the ‘COVID slide,’ and studies basedContinue reading “How Tutoring Can Help Prevent the ‘COVID Slide’”

Should I choose individual or group tutoring?

“It is widely accepted that we learn approximately 10% of what we read, 20% of what we hear, 30% of what we see, 50% of what we see and hear, 70% of what we discuss, 80% of what we experience and 95% of what we teach others. Collaborative learning is vital for enhanced learning inContinue reading “Should I choose individual or group tutoring?”

What are Executive Function Skills?

Often it is not a lack of intelligence or an understanding of subject matter that stands in the way of student success. Rather students simply need help strengthening their executive functioning skills, which are basically self-management tools. Executive Function Skills: Paying attention Organizing, planning, and prioritizing tasks Starting tasks and staying focused Managing emotions KeepingContinue reading “What are Executive Function Skills?”