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Tutoring Spotlight: College Tutoring

Tutoring Spotlight: College Tutoring
Let's be real; college is not for the faint of heart. In order to succeed, students have to be motivated, committed, and hard working. But even for students who possess all three of these characteristics, the rigorous course load can be tough to manage. [...]

Benefits of Being a Club Z! Tutor

Benefits of Being a Club Z! Tutor
Club Z! is an academic solutions provider offering a customized learning program for each and every student. We have learning programs to fit any family's needs and preferences - whether it's in-home, on school campus, or even at the library in a small group! [...]

20th Anniversary Special: 20 Year Perspective on History

20th Anniversary Special: 20 Year Perspective on History
For many of us, particularly those of us with children, years can sometimes seem to pass as quickly as months! So remembering what happened in history 20 years ago can be difficult to do. [...]

With Club Z!, No Long Term Commitments = Maximum Flexibility

With Club Z!, No Long Term Commitments = Maximum Flexibility
Club Z! In-Home Tutoring is the world's largest one-on-one tutoring program. Our tutors have helped tens of thousands of students improve their grades, raise their test scores, learn productive study skills, build their academic self-confidence, and reach their full potential. [...]

Top 10 Signs of a GOOD Kindergarten Classroom

Top 10 Signs of a GOOD Kindergarten Classroom
This fall, parents of little ones across the nation will be seeing them off to school, and in many cases for the first time. There will likely be tears from mom and dad, and maybe even some from the kiddos, but entry into Kindergarten is ultimately an exciting right of passage for families. [...]

20th Anniversary Special: 20 Year Perspective on Teaching Modalities

20th Anniversary Special: 20 Year Perspective on Teaching Modalities
In case you missed it, we focused our 20 Year Perspective piece on technology talking about how the emergence of the all-powerful Internet impacted and forever changed life as we know it! So it should come as no surprise then that teaching methods, or "modalities" if you're fancy, were also largely impacted by advances in technology 20 years ago. [...]

Stay Sharp this Summer, 5 Tips for Preparing for the SAT/ACT

Stay Sharp this Summer, 5 Tips for Preparing for the SAT/ACT
We know it can be hard to get back into the swing of things each fall as your kids head back to school. But for high school students, it’s never too early to get a jump start on preparing for the SAT and ACT. Here are 5 tips you can start now to make sure you’re ready for these important college entrance exams: [...]

Sign Up for a FREE Summertime In-Home Evaluation - It's Not Too Late!

Sign Up for a FREE Summertime In-Home Evaluation - It's Not Too Late!
Most parents look forward to summer vacation almost as much as their children! It is a welcome break from the daily grind of homework and projects of the school year. But if your student doesn't practice the skills he/she learned last school year over the summer, it could lead to a loss of learning. [...]

Get Your Children Off the Computer and Outdoors - 10 Surefire Activities

Get Your Children Off the Computer and Outdoors - 10 Surefire Activities
It's hard enough to keep our kids off the computer and other electronic devices during the school year; but when summer rolls around, it seems to signal an electronic free-for-all (and ultimate free FALL) into all things electronic. [...]

Over 100+ Summertime Activities to do with Your Family

Over 100+ Summertime Activities to do with Your Family
There may only be a few precious weeks left of summer vacation for some families, but never fear! There's still time to have a little fun with your family before the grind of back-to-school sets in. Need some ideas? [...]