Academic Coaching for College Summer Classes?  Yes, please!

Academic Coaching for College Summer Classes? Yes, please!

However, summer session should not be taken lightly. In fact, these classes can be harder than regular courses because courses are condensed from 14 weeks to just 3 or 4. That’s where Academic Coaching can help.

What Could Your Child Gain from an Academic Summer Program? More than you think!

What Could Your Child Gain from an Academic Summer Program? More than you think!

Summer is a great time to develop important executive function and academic skills students need but are not taught in school. Both our small group and one-on-one summer study skills programs focus on building those skills.

The Hard Facts about Soft Skills, and how Academic Life Coaching can Fill the Gap

The Hard Facts about Soft Skills, and how Academic Life Coaching can Fill the Gap

  No so long ago, my son had mono and even though he was too sick to sit upright, he emailed all his professors to let them know and ask for any work he would be missing until he was cleared to go back to school. Most of his teachers told him not to worry about...
The Boomerang Effect: college students flunking out; are parents to blame?

The Boomerang Effect: college students flunking out; are parents to blame?

By Susan Schaefer Is anyone else disturbed by the alarming number of kids who happily go off to the college of their dreams and are right back in their old bedrooms by the end of the first year, or semester, or week? Just when you thought the nest was empty, there...

Studying and Cellphones are a Lethal Combination

Originally published in we-ha.com:  Studying and Cellphones are a Lethal Combination How to solve the dilemma? There’s an app for that. By Susan Schaefer, M.Ed., M.A.T., Academic Coaching Associates While studying with an active cellphone nearby doesn’t actually put...