The Importance of Developing a Growth Mindset for Children [Podcast]

Academic success isn't just about a student's grades, but also their attitude towards education. This is why we want our kids to have a growth mindset – the core belief that they can improve – through practice, asking questions, and employing learning strategies.

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Academic Success Formula

  • How to Help Your Child Stand Out

    Students that stand out get more positive reinforcement and a better overall academic experience. It makes sense when you think about it – these students are more noticed, teachers spend more time with them, and they interact more with the class. Here are five important factors to consider when helping your child to stand out!

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  • Optimizing Brain Function with Nutrition

    When we talk about the factors involved in academic success, we often think of study efforts, classroom skills, etc. However, there's another piece of the puzzle that often gets overlooked – what we eat! Nutrition, believe it or not, has a substantial effect on brain function.

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  • Improving Your Organization Skills Leads to Better Grades

    Executive functioning skills are essentially your ability to manage time, keep track of tasks, and remain organized throughout your daily life. This is precisely what led to the development of Tutor Doctor’s X-Skills Game Plan, which focuses on honing these vital skills.

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  • Learning Is Not Just For School - It's a Lifelong Skill

    Lifelong learning is about so much more than just simply learning to pass required exams to move on to the next level. It’s about learning new ideas and gaining an understanding of different concepts and topics throughout our entire lives.

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  • Whose Expectations Matter Most?

    This blog post provides a great summary of a chapter from our recently published book, Academic Success Formula: How Ordinary Students Get Extraordinary Results. The chapter was written by Chris Lien, a Tutor Doctor franchisee out of San Diego.

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  • Thinking with the End in Mind – Keep Goals in Sight

    This blog post provides a great summary of a chapter from our recently published book, Academic Success Formula: How ordinary students get extraordinary results. The chapter was written by Ashley Mulcahy, a Tutor Doctor franchisee out of Orange County, California, who has more than 100 tutors in 20 cities.

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