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The 5 Steps of Successful Academic Habits

Fall semester is the ideal time to consider how developing new habits can promote academic success. For many students, just getting started on assignments or test preparation can feel daunting. We're likely to spend more time and energy dreading a task than the time and energy needed to complete! ... Read More

 

Monday Link Roundup (October 9)

Why the Back-to-School Season Feels Like the New Year-Even for Adults Even if you weren't the one going back to school, did September still feel like a fresh start for you? Here's why. 10 Tips for Creating a Fertile Environment for Kids' Creativity and Growth This is a practice we strongly ... Read More

 

Using Color to Aid in Learning

Now that school has started, you've most likely stocked up on school supplies to set your student up for a successful year. At AJ Tutoring, we're supplying our offices with a rainbow of whiteboard markers, sharpening our colored pencils, and unpacking a colorful array of Post-It Notes. In ... Read More

 

Monday Link Roundup (August 7)

How Goofing Off Helps Kids Learn One reason why free time is good for kids: it gives them mental space to process information and build their strengths. What Works for Getting Kids to Enjoy Reading "The implication of these examples is that books should not just be available, but virtually ... Read More

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