How to Combat Summer Boredom

A few summers ago, when camps were not in session and the next tutoring lesson was a few days away, I became so tired of hearing, "Mom, I'm bored. There's nothing to do around here," that I decided to take action. I looked around my house. "Seriously?" I thought to myself. There's actually SO much to do around here! Just look at the dishes piled up in the sink, the cat fur balls matted into the rug, and the half drunk Gatorade bottles strewn throughout the family room. Nothing to do? A smile crossed my face when I realized that I finally had the answer to "I'm bored." Continue reading...

Tips, Tools, and Solutions to Help Your Disorganized Student

A lack of organizational skills can have a profound impact on a student's academic performance.  In this e-book you will learn actionable steps you can begin taking today to improve your student's organization.

What You Need to Know

Dr. Carol Dweck's research has concluded that people fall into one of two mindsets: fixed or growth. It is extremely important that you understand your child's mindset and what it means for the chances of him or her being successful in school, college, and beyond. Continue reading...

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