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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

 

Studying Strategies to Help Students with Learning Differences

Whether or not students have diagnosed learning differences, every student has a unique learning process. Here at AJ Tutoring, we work to leverage student’s strengths and create individualized learning plans to best meet their needs. Some students may have a 504 or an IEP (Individualized ... Read More

 

Are You Thinking about Taking the New August SAT?

If you're a high school student, the parent of a high school student, or otherwise plugged into the world of standardized testing, you've probably heard about the new August SAT that will be administered this year. Bowing to popular demand, the College Board has finally decided to give students ... Read More

 

Practicing Deliberately for the SAT and ACT

Every SAT or ACT tutor is familiar with this request, which can come from students or their parents: “Can we take extra practice tests? I can come in every weekend between now and the test. Can you give me more tests to take at home?” This question comes from a good place - the student ... Read More

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