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Six Questions to Ask Teens Choosing a College Major

Jun. 05, 2017

The college decision is one of the most exciting and overwhelming that a teen will ever make.  Add to that the selection of a college major and it is no wonder many teens struggle to decide. Eileen Huntington of Huntington Learning Center tells parents of high school students that sometime during sophomore year is a good time for teens to start thinking about possible majors. “If a teen’s college search process during the last two or three years of high school is largely focused on where to go but not what to study, he or she is overlooking a big aspect of the college experience,” says Huntington. She suggests that as parents and teens talk about college possibilities, they also talk about field of study possibilities.

How Parents Can Support Their 21st Century Learners

Oct. 18, 2016

How Parents Can Support Their 21st Century Learners

This generation of learners is quite different than the one that came before them. Parents are aware that their children learn differently than they did in school, but they don't always know exactly why. What should you know about your child as a student? Below is some valuable insight into what 21st century learners are all about and how you can support your child at home:

Tips to Help Children Become Better Writers

Aug. 02, 2016

Writing is one of the most important skills a child will acquire as a student—and also one of the most difficult to master.

How Does Your Child Learn Best?

Oct. 14, 2015

It doesn't take an education professional to know that when it comes to learning, each person is unique.

Coming March 2016: the Redesigned SAT

Oct. 10, 2015

The long-anticipated redesigned SAT is almost here, and if your high school student is planning to take this exam for the first time next spring, he or she will definitely be impacted.

Test Taking Tips for High School Students

May. 01, 2015

If your teen struggles with test taking, he or she isn't alone.

How Tutoring Can Help Your Chemistry Student

Dec. 30, 2014

How can you help your student succeed in chemistry?

What to Expect from Exceptional Calculus Tutoring

Nov. 28, 2014

Calculus may well be one of the most challenging subjects a high school student will encounter.

Trigonometry Tutoring: Helping Your Student Navigate Mid-Fall Challenges

Oct. 20, 2014

Mid-fall is a critical time of the school year for high school students: they experience homework overload, are faced with demanding group projects, and must prepare for numerous quizzes and exams.

Getting a Student to Understand Geometry

Aug. 15, 2014

As parents, you know Geometry can be quite complex and sometimes your child can get lost when trying to remember terms like congruent triangles, quadrilaterals, and theorems, just to name a few.

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