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10/23/2015

Apps That Can Help You Study

Technology is generally thought of as a distraction when it comes to getting homework done. If utilized correctly it can stop being a distraction and instead become a tool for learning. The Tutoring Center in Long Grove has some suggestions you can use to study with...
10/09/2015

How to Help Your Child Focus on Homework Assignments

Children seem to dread homework more than anything else. They get home after school knowing they have homework to do, but they would rather put it off until they absolutely must get it done. Even if your child gets to work right away, they will...
09/21/2015

Prepare for the SAT With a Word List

Whether you spent this summer break preparing for SAT or not, we at The Tutoring Center in Long Grove have made this vocabulary list with some examples to help you practice a little for the day of the test. Abhor: To hate, to detest. Example: I used to abhor...
09/14/2015

The Benefits of Your Child Learning a Second Language

Whether your background stems from another culture and country or not, bilingualism can open a great many doors for your child if you are considering this option.

Increased Flexible Thinking

Bilingualism can give your child greater flexibility...
08/31/2015

How to Create a Productive Homework Area

Now that summer is ending, the first day of school is within sight. Be ready for the new school year by getting organized and being prepared to tackle all your new homework assignments. A great way to make sure you get your homework done effectively and...
08/14/2015

How to Prepare Your Child for Their Return to School

As summer starts to cool off, your child's return to school is imminent. Some children struggle with the idea of leaving behind their relaxing and sometimes adventurous summer days for the work they associate with school. Instead, get them...
07/21/2015

Establish Healthy Sleep Patterns

Sleeping is a necessary activity that keeps all humans going. However, it is especially important that your child gets enough sleep in order to ensure they are healthy and performing well at school. Maintaining healthy sleep habits is one of many ways you can...
07/17/2015
Here are some commonly confused words and tips to remember how to distinguish them.

Accept vs Except

"Accept" means to agree to something. "Except" is a preposition meaning things that were not included. Remember that "except" "ex-es" out things.

Adverse vs Averse

"Adverse" is unfavorable while...
06/25/2015
With high school winding down, your child might be dreaming of a long summer vacation filled with video games and mindless activities. However, if your child is a junior or senior, then summer vacation may be the best time for him to start studying for the SAT and ACT exams. Here are a few...
06/17/2015
Whatever the job your teenager is applying for, they need as much of an advantage as possible. As they travel through their regular learning path there are skills that your child will naturally develop, but this doesn’t mean you can’t give them a head start. Alongside tutoring, The Tutoring...

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