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Six Reasons to Learn Chemistry (Even if You Don’t Want To)

At AJ Tutoring, we have the privilege to work with many students every year who are engaging with chemistry concepts for the first time. Some are enthused while others are less so. Getting students to see the beauty and order in chemistry is our greatest joy.  If you’d like to learn more ... Read More


Educational Link Round-Up

1. College Board Backtracks on ‘Adversity Score’ “The College Board abandoned its plan to capture the socioeconomic profile of students with a single score, opting instead to provide admission officers with bulleted information about a student's high school and neighborhood and make ... Read More


Happy Thanksgiving!

From everyone at AJ Tutoring, we wish you peace and happiness at your table this Thanksgiving!  For us, the holidays are all about community and giving back. At AJ, community is one of our core values, and we are proud to partner with the local community to provide free or reduced-cost ... Read More


Educational Link Round-Up

1. What Does ‘Career Readiness’ Look Like in Middle School? “Not only are the jobs changing, but the very landscape they will have to navigate will be changing rapidly,” said Baker Wright, the former JFF program manager. “That’s what career training is about today, giving students ... Read More

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