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Effective Strategies From English Enrichment Class That Promote a Love of Reading

By APlus on 22 December 17 Blog

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett aren’t just two of the richest people on the planet – they are also voracious readers. Gates is known to read nearly a book a week throughout the year, and Buffett spends hours every day reading through a large number of newspapers and financial documents. Though their preferred reading materials…

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How Public Speaking Classes for Kids Can Help Your Child Overcome Shyness

By APlus on 4 December 17 Blog

A study of shyness and social phobia in American youths found that a little over 46 per cent of adolescents consider themselves to be shy. While this does not translate to a diagnosis of a more serious social phobia, it still isn’t fun. School, after all, often requires reading aloud, making presentations, and otherwise interacting…

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Three Reasons Why Teaching Active Reading is Essential in our Math & English After School Enrichment Classes

By APlus on 17 November 17 Blog

There is a simple idea behind active reading: To promote understanding, it is better for scholars to be proactive in exploring the written word than it is for them to just sit there and absorb it. By applying various techniques, from reading aloud to asking critical questions of the text through their time reading, it’s…

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4 Essential SAT Prep To-Dos for Students

By APlus on 3 November 17 Blog

The SAT is a big moment in a teenager’s life, and it is important to be well prepared for it to make sure it goes as smoothly as possible. Ensuring that your child devotes enough time to study, has all the supplies they need for the exam, and feels relaxed and confident come test day…

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How Students in Intensive SAT Classes Can Boost Scores at Exam Crunch-Time

By APlus on 20 October 17 Blog

There is no denying the importance of the SAT when it comes to college applications, and so it is understandable that students and parents may get a little bit stressed as exam time approaches. Weeks or months of reviewing material often lead to last-minute studying meant to cram every bit of information possible into a…

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