How to Encourage Early Literacy Skills in Your Child

How to Encourage Early Literacy Skills in Your Child

With commercial reading programs that aim to teach infants how to read, it's important to remember that family and parent-child interaction is always a viable option for teaching your little one early literacy skills at home. From reading to your b...

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How to Help Your Child Build Better Homework Skills

How to Help Your Child Build Better Homework Skills

Now that your kids are all settled into their back-to-school routine, it's time to assess what is (or isn't) working when it comes to homework habits, because no matter what their learning style, they're going to have plenty of take-home assignment...

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Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

UPDATED September 2018: School is quickly approaching, and you still have things to do before your child goes back to school. Prepare for back-to-school season in Brooklyn with a wide range of programs, services, and schools for kids, including aft...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

UPDATED September 2018: Children who are struggling in school can lose the motivation to try in specific subject areas, while other children need more challenging curriculum because they are in a gifted and talented program. Sometimes children who ...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED September 2018: Help your child excel in school or prepare for standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT for high school students to transition into college or Regents exams by finding tutors, after-school test prep classes, college prep c...

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Dentists, Tutors, & Professional Services for Families in Westchester County

Dentists, Tutors, & Professional Services for Families in Westchester County

UPDATED September 2018: Westchester County is home to a great variety of professional services to help families, from doctors and dentists to educational consultants, special needs services, and tutors. Whether you need a high-tech pediatric dental...

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Professional Services in Queens

Professional Services in Queens

UPDATED September 2018: A guide to professional family services in Queens including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

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Professional Services in Manhattan

Professional Services in Manhattan

UPDATED September 2018: A guide to professional family services in Manhattan including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

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Professional Services & Resources for Families in Brooklyn

Professional Services & Resources for Families in Brooklyn

UPDATED September 2018: Look no further for the professional services that your family needs for life’s most unexpected road bumps. Whether you need an academic tutor for your child or a pediatric care team, we have you covered. Our guide to profes...

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Professional Services in Rockland County

Professional Services in Rockland County

UPDATED September 2018: A guide to professional family services in Rockland County including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

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Tutors, Test Prep, & College Prep Programs in Westchester County

Tutors, Test Prep, & College Prep Programs in Westchester County

UPDATED September 2018: Whether your child is struggling in a certain subjects or is looking to excel in school, the right tutor can make all the difference. Westchester County offers a wealth of private tutors, test prep services, and academic enr...

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Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Brooklyn

Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Brooklyn

UPDATED September 2018: Children who are struggling in school can lose the motivation to try in specific subject areas. Sometimes children who are doing fine in school want a little extra learning to get ahead in a subject, while other children jus...

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Hofstra University Continuing Education Adds a New Course

Hofstra University Continuing Education Adds a New Course

This fall, Hofstra University Continuing Education is introducing a new course, Internet Hardware Hacks: IoT (Internet of Things), for middle and high school students.

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Should My Teen Take the SAT or ACT?

Should My Teen Take the SAT or ACT?

If your teenager is heading into his junior year of high school, he will likely be taking the SAT or ACT this school year. These college entrance exams are more alike than different, but there is still some confusion about which one teens should ta...

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Everything You Need To Know About The ISEE/SSAT:  A Webinar

Everything You Need To Know About The ISEE/SSAT: A Webinar

'Noodle Pro' Kelly Clement, one of the leading SSAT and ISEE tutors in the country, will be conducting a webinar Thursday, April 26 sharing basic information about the ISEE and SSAT. She will also share her best practices for earning high scores.

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Sylvan Learning Center Opens New Location in Mineola, Expands Summer Offerings in Huntington

Sylvan Learning Center Opens New Location in Mineola, Expands Summer Offerings in Huntington

Sylvan Learning Center, an academic enrichment center with locations across the New York metro area, recently opened a new location in Mineola and will offer new summer workshops and Math Edge at the Huntington location.

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Five Things Parents Should Know About End-Of-Year Testing

Five Things Parents Should Know About End-Of-Year Testing

Every spring, schools across the nation give students millions of standardized tests. Students sit for hours, filling in answer bubbles with their number two pencils for an exam that may span days. They’re told the tests are “important”, they nee...

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Childhood Education Expert Offers Literacy Coaching for Parents

Childhood Education Expert Offers Literacy Coaching for Parents

Molly Ness, Ph.D., is now offering parent coaching through her Rye-based literacy business, A Reading Mother.

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Tutors on Wheels Moves to Astoria and Adds Early Intervention Program

Tutors on Wheels Moves to Astoria and Adds Early Intervention Program

Tutors on Wheels moved to Astoria from Forest Hills and launched an Early Intervention Program in July for children ages 3 and younger.

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Clover Prep Learning Center Welcomes New Directors

Clover Prep Learning Center Welcomes New Directors

Momo Wang and Mei Hua Wang joined Clover Prep – FasTracKids & JEI Learning Center – Fresh Meadows as directors in June.

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Mathnasium of Roslyn Wins Award

Mathnasium of Roslyn Wins Award

Mathnasium of Roslyn was recently awarded the Top 10 Single Center Owner award. It was selected out of more than 750 Mathnasium franchise locations in the United States.

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The 10 Test Prep/Application Commandments

The 10 Test Prep/Application Commandments

Tips to help your child prepare for tests.

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Kweller Prep to Launch After-School Program

Kweller Prep to Launch After-School Program

Kweller Prep will offer an after-school program at the Forest Hills and Midtown locations, starting in September.

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Curvebreakers Test Prep Expands Services

Curvebreakers Test Prep Expands Services

Curvebreakers Test Prep is now offering subject matter tutoring for students in the sixth through ninth grades at the Mineola and Great Neck locations.

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Huntington Learning Center Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Huntington Learning Center Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Upon celebrating its 40th year in business, Huntington Learning Center's co-founder and chairman, Raymond J. Huntington, Ph.D., shares how the tutor and test prep educational center has stayed current in an ever-changing academic atmosphere.

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Kumon Centers of Manhattan Offer Math Program Discount

Kumon Centers of Manhattan Offer Math Program Discount

Kumon Centers of Manhattan are offering a 50-percent discount on registration for their math program in September.

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Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Disliking to write is a widespread phenomenon, affecting as many as 50 percent of gifted kids--here’s how to change their minds just a little.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Tutoring Center Opens in Bayside

Tutoring Center Opens in Bayside

Beyond Tutors opens in Bayside, Queens.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Tutoring Program Opens New Location In White Plains

Tutoring Program Opens New Location In White Plains

EBL Coaching, a tutoring program aiming to provide students in grades Pre K-12 with one-on-one, multi-sensory tutoring, opened a new location in White Plains this November.

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Writing Tutoring Workshop Offers High School Program

Writing Tutoring Workshop Offers High School Program

Former schoolteacher, Jill Cohen, opened Wordshop, her tutoring workshop which focuses on writing, last January.

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When Should I Hire a Reading Tutor?

When Should I Hire a Reading Tutor?

Rhonda Boltax, founder and director of Keys to Reading Inc., shares what signs to look for when considering whether your child needs a reading tutor.

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Tutoring Service Offers Reading and Writing Help In-Home and Online

Tutoring Service Offers Reading and Writing Help In-Home and Online

Write Guide NYC, an online and in-home tutoring service, recently began offering its services in Queens and Eastern Long Island. The tutoring service offers reading and writing tutoring.

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NYC Tutoring Company Offers Back-to-School Workshops

NYC Tutoring Company Offers Back-to-School Workshops

Evolved Education Company, which provides at-home tutors in New York City, is offering back-to-school workshops at which students will learn school skills such as organization, test taking strategies, and group work.

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Mathnasium Launches Tutoring Plus Program

Mathnasium Launches Tutoring Plus Program

Mathnasium of Astoria, a math-only learning center, will offer a math tutoring program geared toward high school students beginning in September.

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Standardized Test Questions: How Would You Do?

Standardized Test Questions: How Would You Do?

The New York State Department of Education has released sample questions from the standardized tests given to students in grades three through eight.

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