Archive for October, 2013

Benefits Of Tutoring

“The secret of winning is ‘deliberate practice,’ where an expert coach takes you through well-designed training over months or years, and you give it your full concentration.” – Daniel Goleman, Focus: The Hidden Driver Of Excellence

The benefits of tutoring can be short-term and targeted or long-term and far-reaching. Is tutoring right for your son or daughter?

Cool Tutoring Flyers

Cool Tutoring Flyers

Having cool tutoring flyers to advertise your services is a must. I was impressed by this hand-painted tutoring flyer that I came across recently. It has a certain “cool” factor that I think is important for an effective flyer to have.

It evokes a comic-book-feel, which is perfect for the type of tutoring being advertised (advanced math and science). …

Elevate Your Mind

Elevate Your Mind

What does it mean to elevate your mind? What are the benefits of thinking on a higher level? This article will answer these questions, and offer a few suggestions to increase your mental capacity.


Ask yourself the following question: if a brilliant thinker were to spend a day inside your head, would they be interested in your thoughts? If you think small and simple, like all …

SAT Remainder Questions: Divisibility, Factors, and Multiples

SAT Remainder Questions Divisibility, Factors, and Multiples

The SAT often asks questions about remainders. These questions require you to work with divisibility, factors, and multiples. Here is a typical SAT remainder question.

If is an integer, what is the remainder when is divided by 4?

This problem is a perfect candidate for the “pick a number” strategy. Suppose is 1. Then . Now the question becomes “What is the remainder …