Hero Ball – The Creation of a Classroom Favorite

Hero Ball – The Creation of a Classroom Favorite

Hero Ball – The Creation of a Classroom Favorite

Whether as a tutor or a classroom teacher, one of the most unique and rewarding aspects of being an educator is the opportunity to come up with creative ways to engage students. In doing so, we routinely draw upon influences like our own school experiences, our personal passions, and collaborative efforts with our peers.

In my early years as a …

Infusing Kinesthetic Experiences in the Age of Digital Learning

Infusing Kinesthetic Experiences in the Age of Digital Learning

Technology is becoming increasingly present in students’ learning experiences. It is common these days to enter a classroom and see students with iPads or Chromebooks in place of binders, and teachers operating interactive whiteboards where chalkboards used to be. Similarly, more and more tutors are using online platforms to reach clients far beyond their neighborhoods and provide data-driven, interactive services.

There …

Using State Standards to Set Goals with Clients

Using State Standards to Set Goals with Clients

Tutors play a crucial role in supporting student growth outside of the classroom. Regardless of where learning is happening, it is helpful for all of the educational stakeholders to be in sync so that students aren’t feeling pulled in conflicting directions.

Each state has its own learning standards that dictate the curricular goals for its …

Empower Students to Assess Themselves

Empower Students to Assess Themselves

Self-assessment is a crucial executive function skill that supports growth decision making, problem solving, and academic growth. As educators, equipping students with the ability to evaluate themselves is a surefire way to make their formative efforts more meaningful and promote accountability.

Students that can effectively assess themselves are more apt to direct their own learning in purposeful and impactful ways. Moreover, when students can …

Why Every Tutor Should Set Up an LLC

This article is not intended as legal advice. It is the opinions of the author only and does not necessarily represent the views of The Knowledge Roundtable. Please consult legal consul before making any decisions regarding your business’ incorporation.

Why Every Tutor Should Set Up an LLC

Tutoring is a great avenue for starting your own business. There is limited overhead, a consistent pool of potential clientele, and the work …

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