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Get Ahead, Stay Ahead with Summer Tutoring

Ensure your student is ahead of the curve this upcoming school year. Sign up for a tutor for the summer and receive 5 free hours of tutoring. Register today for the perfect tutor before it's too late!

It's a proven fact: Students who don't practice academic skills over the summer lose them. Studies have shown students who work with a tutor over the summer months are more likely to succeed in college than those who don't. 

Don't let your student fall behind this season. Click the button below to sign up for a tutor who is perfect for your needs.
Prevent The Summer Slide

Waiting until the last week of August to write an essay, finish a math packet, or read a book puts stress on the entire family. Avoid the anger and frustration by preventing the summer slide. 

Ann Dolin, M.Ed, President of Educational Connections, spoke with WTOP on preventing the summer slide. Click here to listen to the interview, or read the transcript on keeping your child motivated and prepared for school during the break without the stress and frustration.
Balance Summer Learning and Family Vacation

Summer is full of trips to the beach, camps, and family outings. It can be easy to let learning fall to the wayside. The best way to keep your child from falling behind is to incorporate activities that don't feel like learning! 

Find four simple ways to keep your child learning through the summer months here.
Good Grades
10 New Ways To Study With ADHD

For students with ADHD, studying for a quiz or test can be daunting, frustrating, and fatiguing. Luckily, it doesn't have to be that way. Ann Dolin, M.Ed. shares 10 new ways students with ADHD can get their best grades without the frustration.
Upcoming Free ACT & SAT Practice Tests

Full-length practice tests serve as a diagnostic before starting to study and are also the best way to practice for the actual exam. All exams are free and open to the public. A full score report will be available free of charge after the exam is graded. Register here for upcoming exams. 

ACT & SAT Practice Test
9:00 am-1:00 pm @ Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA

ACT Practice Test
9:00 am-1:00 pm @ Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA

ACT & SAT Practice Test
9:00 am-1:00 pm @ Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA

ACT & SAT Practice Test
9:00 am-1:00 pm @ Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA
Tip of The Month: Develop a Summer Plan Today

One of the most important things you can do to help your child keep up their studies is to create a written summer plan. Sit down with your child and agree on a daily time to practice those multiplication facts, reading skills, or SAT prep.

Find more summer tips on our website

Want to get a head start on tutoring this season?  Request a tutor online or call our office today at 703-934-8282!
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