Encouraging STEM Learning at Home: Tips for Parents
Encouraging STEM Learning at Home: Tips for Parents

It’s no surprise that STEM fields are growing rapidly in today’s technology driven world. Here’s how parents can encourage STEM learning at home! The importance of an early start While it’s never too late to learn a new skill, there is something...

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Early Detection: Recognizing Signs Your Child Might Need Extra Help in Math
Early Detection: Recognizing Signs Your Child Might Need Extra Help in Math

Parents often suspect their child is having difficulty with math, but still aren’t entirely sure. Here are some early signs your child might need extra help in math! 1. Negative comments. Listen to them - kids will often make remarks or comments that...

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4 Tips on How to Tailor Learning to Your Student’s Interests
4 Tips on How to Tailor Learning to Your Student’s Interests

What are some ways parents can demonstrate the relevance of the academic concepts their kids are being taught in school? Here are 4 tips on how to tailor learning to your student’s interests! One of the best ways to engage students is to show how their...

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The Importance of Critical Thinking for Young Minds
The Importance of Critical Thinking for Young Minds

We hear about the importance of “critical thinking skills” all the time, but why exactly are these skills so heavily prioritized with students? Read on to learn more about the importance of critical thinking for young minds. Skills for...

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Parent’s Guide to Preventing Cyberbullying [National Bullying Prevention Month]
Parent’s Guide to Preventing Cyberbullying [National Bullying Prevention Month]

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Bullying continues to be a problem in schools, but parents can stay indived and up to date with Tutor Doctor’s guide to preventing cyberbullying.Right off the bat, let’s make something clear – bullying in...

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How to Discuss Concerns With Your Child’s Teacher Effectively
How to Discuss Concerns With Your Child’s Teacher Effectively

Is your student’s academic perdivance starting to worry you? Here’s how to discuss concerns with your child’s teacher effectively.Communication methods.When it comes down to it, there are essentially five common ways you can communicate with your...

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5 Ways You Can Connect With Your Student
5 Ways You Can Connect With Your Student

It’s not always easy to know what’s going on in our children’s worlds, especially as they get older. Here are 5 ways you can connect with your student!1. Talk to them about their day.When talking to your kids about school (or life in general), try to...

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In-Home Tutoring vs. Learning Centers: What’s the Difference?
In-Home Tutoring vs. Learning Centers: What’s the Difference?

Parents are often curious about how in-home tutoring differs from learning centers. Let’s break down the strengths of each option! Curriculum It goes without saying that every student is different, both in how they learn and what they are being taught in...

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Why Students Dread Studying (And How Parents Can Make It Fun)
Why Students Dread Studying (And How Parents Can Make It Fun)

It’s no secret that studying is one of the most feared (and avoided) responsibilities for many students. Here’s why students dread studying – and what parents can do to make it fun! When it comes down to it, the act of studying itself isn’t really...

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7 Tutoring Tips to Try with Your Student
7 Tutoring Tips to Try with Your Student

Looking for some innovative ways to motivate and engage your student? Check out these 7 tips to help make learning fun! 1. Chunk learning and tasks. Completing homework assignments and studying for exams are essential tasks for any student. However, many...

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