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It’s no secret that students are under a lot of pressure. Between managing homework, studying for tests, college preparation, and extracurricular activities, it can be difficult to wind down. Some people think that overwhelming stress is a necessary aspect of being productive. But too much stress can actually hinder your ability to get things done.  With that in mind, here […]
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Academics have always tested students’ attention spans. But in today’s world of increased academic demands and competition, combined with modern distractions like smartphones and social media, the simple act of concentrating is more difficult than ever. Here are five ways students can make sure they stay focused: 1. Eliminate All Digital Distractions. No, we’re not saying you have to smash […]
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SO…you’re a high school student, and you’re at the beginning of the college preparation process. You’re eager to get into your dream school, and you’re trying to figure which of the two major college entrance exams, the SAT or ACT, is most likely to get you there. You’ve come to the right website. Here at MATHetc, we’ve helped countless students […]
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Students considering college might find themselves feeling stressed about their grades while another might be struggling to keep up in one subject may consider working with a tutor in Bowie.  A tutor provides the individual attention to achieve results and there are some traits to look for that make a good tutor. Part of a Team Parents want their student […]
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The world we live in today encourages multi-tasking, but there are some tasks such as studying that require 100% attention and the ability to tune out distractions. Children are naturally distracted easily, so they need to be taught how to focus. Here are a few tips on how to get children to focus while studying: Paying Attention in Class This […]
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Unlimited time would be nice in allowing students a chance to thoroughly read each question so they can produce a better test score. The SAT or ACT standardized tests however have a timed element so some guessing will provide a chance to score higher since incorrect answers don’t count against the final mark. Tests where you can study differ from […]
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  Helping your child learn doesn’t have to be a chore. Many parents express frustration when it comes to learning or study time but it can be fun for both parties. You just need the right tools and the right attitude. Some of those tools can be a big help and give you a little break while ensuring your child […]
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Choosing the right tutor in Bowie for your child can not only improve their academic performance but also increase their Confidence and self-esteem. To find that right fit, consider these following steps. Talk To Your Child About How A Tutor Could Help It is important that your child understands what a tutor does and how they could benefit from meeting […]
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Kids in all grades have become increasingly likely to have a private tutor, but in reality only a handful of students in any given class actually needs one. Here’s how you can determine whether your child needs a tutor. If Your Child Has Suddenly Started To Struggle With Their School Work, Consider Potential Reasons Why A child who previously was […]
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Spell/Read is a unique, science based phonological, auditory training program for struggling readers. The focus is on phonological, automaticity and reading fluency while providing explicit comprehension and vocabulary instruction. With current research on reading, and backed by independent research spell/read provides and integrated, multisensory approach that builds a student’s sound system then bridges it with the students oral language. How […]
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