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Emergency Homework Kit: Quick, Life-saving Help for School Assignments

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Emergency Homework Kit: Quick, Life-saving Help for School Assignments This guide provides quick, life-saving strategies to help students in middle and high school and college finish homework assignments. There are strategies related to writing papers, studying for tests, completing math homework, writing history papers, reading in history, and working with teachers. Buy the book on Amazon! read full post >>

Helping Kids Who Struggle With Executive Functions

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Helping Kids Who Struggle With Executive Functions Rachel Ehmke Senior Writer Reposted from the CHILD MIND INSTITUTE website The first time you hear that your 7-year-old son is weak in “executive functions” it sounds like a joke. No kidding—that’s why he’s a first-grader, not a CEO. But executive functions are the essential self-regulating skills that we all use every day to accomplish […] read full post >>

Executive Functioning

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Executive Functioning Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with executive functioning disorders. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with central executive functioning disorders become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to […] read full post >>

Themba’s “Math to a Higher Power”

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Themba’s “Math to a Higher Power” Themba’s “Math to A Higher Power” involves individualized instruction over the summer by a learning specialist to help students in grades 3-12 review cumulative math concepts they have not understood and prepare for the next school year in math. Our customized approach uses the student’s previous assessments and school reports to go back over earlier […] read full post >>

TEST PREP: Help improve students’ learning skills at the start of school

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TEST PREP: Help improve students’ learning skills at the start of school By Melissa Erickson If your child suffers from test anxiety — butterflies in the stomach, gnawing on the pencil, feeling shaky or sweaty — it’s a good idea to start the school year with a test-taking strategy in place. “Many children struggle with test-taking,” said psychologist Blythe Grossberg, author of Test Success. While some children […] read full post >>

Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Central Executive Functioning Disorders

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Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Central Executive Functioning Disorders Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with central executive functioning disorders. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with central executive functioning disorders become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques […] read full post >>

Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Language-Based Learning Disorders

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Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Language-Based Learning Disorders Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with language-based learning disorders. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with language-based learning disorders become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve […] read full post >>

Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia

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Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with dyscalculia. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with dyscalculia become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve their math skills, oral […] read full post >>