Is online tutoring worth the money?

Is online tutoring worth the money?

As a teacher, I’ve been skeptical of the role of technology in education, especially when it comes to online tutoring.  As a teacher, I used a computer to keep track of grades and create tests and worksheets.  However, when it came to delivering the instruction, I...
Video – No More Homework Battles

Video – No More Homework Battles

Check out this video where Heather Krey teams up with Learning Success to help parents and kids who are fighting nightly homework battles.  Sometimes homework causes kids so much frustration and anxiety that they are literally unable to concentrate.  How can they...
FAQ about the SAT and ACT in the COVID Era

FAQ about the SAT and ACT in the COVID Era

Many of my students worked hard to prep for the March SAT and April ACT only to have their plans turned upside down when the tests were canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.  It’s only gotten worse since then, with the May and June tests canceled as well. ...
What to do when a math question makes you panic

What to do when a math question makes you panic

A train leaves a station at 11:30 am heading west at a speed of 100 km per hour.  A second, high-speed train leaves the same station 2 hours later traveling 180 km per hour on a parallel track.  What time will it be when the second train passes the first train? Do...