How to Make the Most Out of Your Tutoring Sessions

Whether you meet with a tutor once per week or multiple times each week, it is important to maximize every minute spent with your tutor. Tutors are helpful in working through challenging content by providing encouragement, motivation, and clarity. For tutoring sessions to be effective for the student, it is essential that the tutor and […]

Summer Brain Stimulation

Students look forward to summer often for the freedom from academic demands. It is necessary to relax and enjoy some time away from the textbooks. However, not actively engaging your brain for several months or weeks may make it difficult to transition back in to the “school mode” when classes roll around again. There are […]

The Biggest Secret About “Math People”

I know one really big secret that I’ll bet you don’t know. Want to know what it is?

Ready for it?

Here it is…

YOU are a math person! Yes, YOU!

Now, say it three times fast:

I AM a Math Person!

I AM a Math Person!
I AM a Math Person!
You’re probably thinking, “She doesn’t know me…how could she possibly know I’m […]

Avoiding the Infamous Summer Learning Loss

Although summertime is not normally associated with new academic material and upcoming exams, students of all ages find that there is a loss of academic drive and knowledge during the summer months. A study by Dr. Harris Cooper of Duke University found that a summer break can lead to an academic “slump” associated with a […]

Navigating the College Application Process

Going to college is a crucial milestone in a person’s life; it signifies the first step toward adulthood and oftentimes is the beginning of one’s independence. Thus, it’s important to find not only a college with great academics, but also one where you will be happy, comfortable, and thrive

My name is Shreya and I am […]

Focusing for Finals

When finals roll around, everything besides studying seems appealing. It is easy to find ways to procrastinate, or be completely overwhelmed with the amount of content that must be reviewed before finals dawn. Even though it may be tempting to put studying off until the last minute, consider the tips below to breeze through finals. […]