Entries in tutors (3)

Friday
Aug132010

why millenium didn't take brooklyn kids last year

Lisa Bowstead of Big Fish Tutoring (tons of great services, check her out) wrote this clear and accurate explanation of what happened with Brooklyn kids applying to Millennium last year on PSP and allowed me to reprint it here. If you are sad that it seems to be an opportunity that is no longer open to Brooklyn kids because of the vagarities of the number of applicants, I would make your feelings known to the people below.

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Monday
Nov022009

The Mid Semester Check Up

It is time for Parent/Teacher conferences again. It is tough to find out or fix everything in the 3 minutes that are scheduled at many schools. It is really just a time to touch base or make an appointment for a longer conversation. It is important to come prepared to use the time wisely and open up lines of communication with your child's teacher.

Alexandra Mayzler, Director of Thinking Caps Tutoring wrote some tips to help parents during the conference season.

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Thursday
Jul032008

New Tutors

I just met two new neighbors who are looking to expand their tutoring service.
Sarah Marcus (347) 432-6061
has trained in Kaplan Methods to teach SAT, ACT, Verbal, Math, ISEE/SSAT, and SAT II Subject Tests and worked for several years teaching through Kaplan in Chicago and NY. She is also fluent in Spanish and just received her MFA in Acting from DePaul University. She would also be an ideal coach for a student looking to work on their LaGuardia or Murrow audition piece.

Josh Bedell (631) 300-8876
Josh is a 3 year Math Teacher and Teaching Fellow, who is looking to help students who need support or enrichment.
They are young, energetic and very easy for your middle or high school student to connect with.