3 Easy Ways To Make Time For Homework When You’re Just Way Too Busy…

The school year hits like a thunderstorm and for most of us that means more activities, more commitments, more chaos, and more dreaded homework. If your family doesn’t have time for homework or the Homework Battle is a common phenomenon in your household, you’re not alone. Kids have all sorts of excuses for not handing in homework, but parents have …

The Dreaded Homework Battle: How To End It Once & For All

More and more, we are hearing from parents that feel they are damaging their relationship with their child over homework. Let’s examine the homework battle a little more closely. To start off, homework isn’t something that is taught. It’s a different type of learning and an opportunity for children to apply and expand on the knowledge the teacher thinks they …

How Much Does A Math Tutor Cost? – And Other $$ Questions!

How Much Does A Math Tutor Cost? Generally speaking, a math tutor in Canada should cost between $30 to $60 per hour depending on your region, the specific tutor you hire, the subject matter that is being taught, and the number of students being taught at a time. Math tutoring requests include arithmetic, pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, calculus, statistics …

The Top 5 Benefits of Summer Tutoring

Summer break is on the horizon and we know many families are looking forward to the reprieve from school work and student activities. Yet, more and more families are tutoring in between all the ice cream, water parks, and fun and games of summer—and for great reasons! In this post, we talk about the top 5 benefits of summer tutoring… …

5 Tips to Help Teens Prepare For The B.C. Provincial Exams & Other Finals

Exam season is upon us! This semester’s B.C. provincial exams will be held from June 21 to June 27, and cover English, Math/Numeracy, and French subjects. Back in 2016, the province changed the provincial exam requirements. Instead of writing five provincial exams, most students only have to write two (and French immersion students write three). While the reduction in exams …

How To Finish The School Year Strong

How can we help our kids finish the school year strong? Most high school students have only just had their mid-terms. This means they still have half the course left and poor marks can be turned around still! High school students are in the perfect position to make improvements and finish the year strong. All other students can also finish …