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The Decision to Opt Out of Common Core

The Decision to Opt Out of Common Core

With resistance to the Common Core standardized tests growing, more parents are refusing to allow their children to take them. But here’s why the solution may not be as simple as just opting your child out.

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

UPDATED April: Prepare for back to school time in Brooklyn, New York, with a wide range of after-school programs for kids, Brooklyn sports teams and programs for kids, after-school tutors in Brooklyn, music classes, dance and gymnastics classes in Brooklyn, from Carroll Gardens, to Williamsburg, Brooklyn Heights to Park Slope.

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Brooklyn, NY

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Brooklyn, NY

UPDATED April: Get extra homework help for your student in Brooklyn, including Carroll Gardens, Park Slope, Brooklyn Heights, and Downtown Brooklyn, and find private tutors, academic classes, language programs, and after-school centers to help your kids succeed in school with good grades.

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Queens, NY

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Queens, NY

UPDATED April: A guide to private tutors, academic enrichment centers, and language programs in Queens, New York, including Astoria, Jamaica, Kew Gardens, Far Rockaway, Flushing, and Elmhurst, to help your students do better in school with extra homework help and after-school programs.

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids on Long Island

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED April: Help your child succeed in all school subjects with extra academic enrichment programs, tutors, after-school programs and homework help sessions throughout Long Island, from Nassau County including Oyster Bay, Glen Cove, Long Beach, and North Hempstead, to Suffolk County including Babylon, Islip, Huntington, and Smithtown.

Professional Services in Westchester County

Professional Services in Westchester County

UPDATED April: A guide to professional family services in Westchester County including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

Professional Services in Queens

Professional Services in Queens

UPDATED April: A guide to professional family services in Queens including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

Professional Services in Manhattan

Professional Services in Manhattan

UPDATED April: A guide to professional family services in Manhattan including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

Professional Services in Brooklyn

Professional Services in Brooklyn

UPDATED April: A guide to professional family services in Brooklyn, including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

Professional Services in Rockland County

Professional Services in Rockland County

UPDATED April: A guide to professional family services in Rockland County including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

How Can You Promote Literacy at Home?

How Can You Promote Literacy at Home?

Tips from an expert on how parents can promote literacy at home.

Math-Only Learning Center in Bayside Updates SAT Curriculum

Math-Only Learning Center in Bayside Updates SAT Curriculum

Mathnasium of Bayside has updated its SAT math curriculum to reflect changes made to the exam.

New Brooklyn-Based Online Tutoring Platform

New Brooklyn-Based Online Tutoring Platform

GetATutor.com has launched its online tutoring platform for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.

The Varsity Pen: Writing Help Tailored To You

The Varsity Pen: Writing Help Tailored To You

The Varsity Pen is a new business in New York, NY, where owner Nadine Gorelik helps students to build writing proficiency.

Academic Coach Develops Method to Overcome Emotional and Behavioral Issues

Academic Coach Develops Method to Overcome Emotional and Behavioral Issues

John Montgomery, Ph.D., is using his unique Homeostasis Psychology method to help students overcome challenges that may stop them from reaching their full academic potential.

Academic Enrichment Center in Forest Hills Now Offering New Writing Program

Academic Enrichment Center in Forest Hills Now Offering New Writing Program

All Kids Can Learn in Forest Hills recently launched a new writing program writing program, which offers support in a variety of different writing genres.

JEI Learning Center Announces Date for Annual Writing Contest

JEI Learning Center Announces Date for Annual Writing Contest

JEI Learning Center announces date for annual writing contest.

PTS Coaching Now Offering In-Home Tutoring

PTS Coaching Now Offering In-Home Tutoring

PTS Coaching, a nationwide parent-training program for children with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD or ADD), is now offering private home tutoring for children of all ages.

Art of Mandarin Offers Personalized Tutoring For Kids

Art of Mandarin Offers Personalized Tutoring For Kids

The Art of Mandarin is a new tutoring agency that specializes in Mandarin Chinese, located in the New York metro area.

The JEI Learning Center Opens New Location in Hicksville

The JEI Learning Center Opens New Location in Hicksville

The JEI Learning Center, famous for teaching children the philosophy of self-learning, has a new location in Hicksville, NY.

Tutoring Center Opens in Bayside

Tutoring Center Opens in Bayside

Beyond Tutors opens in Bayside, Queens.

Learning Center Announces Winners of Annual Math Olympiad

Learning Center Announces Winners of Annual Math Olympiad

The 2016 JEI Math Olympiad was held on March 19 and winners were recently announced.

Learning Center in Port Washington Expands Curriculum

Learning Center in Port Washington Expands Curriculum

Sylvan Learning Center Port Washington is expanding the traditional Sylvan tutoring programs to include a new enrichment program.

Tutoring Center in Forest Hills Launches New SAT Program

Tutoring Center in Forest Hills Launches New SAT Program

Tutors on Wheels is offering a new SAT prep program as well as a "Jump Start" program for kids this summer.

How Can I Help My Child With Common Core Math?

How Can I Help My Child With Common Core Math?

Education expert, Dr. Emily Levy, helps parents navigate the complex world of Common Core math.




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