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Raising High School Students – 3 Challenges & How To Handle Them

3 Challenges of Raising High School Students (and How to Respond) Are you wondering why your chatty child has turned into a brooding teenager? Most parents focus on the academic aspects of raising high school students. However, that’s only part of the parenting...

Does Your Child Have Learning Disabilities or Challenges?

When students struggle in school, they're stressed and they lose confidence. Most students benefit from individualized instruction that leverages their strengths and helps them overcome (or eliminate) their challenges. One-on-one sessions or small groups allow tutors...

Leadership – An Admissions Office’s Perspective

Most admissions officers consider "leadership" when they evaluate applicants to their colleges and universities.  We added quotes to leadership to reflect its vast amount of definitions.  It's important for students to recognize that they can demonstrate leadership in...

Love of Learning

How to Nurture Your Children's Love of Learning “Tell me, and I forget. Teach me, and I remember. Involve me, and I will learn.” – Benjamin Franklin Parents can learn a thing or two from this insightful quote. A key to nurturing a love of learning in children lies in...
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