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CHOOSING A TUTOR

Selecting a tutor can change lives, yet most of us don’t think about tutoring unless a student is struggling, and we often don’t consider much more than price. What we overlook is that the right tutor and the right type of tutoring can make a huge difference, both for students who are struggling to keep […]

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WHEN SHOULD MY CHILD TAKE AN INTEREST IN READING?

The benefits of reading to your children are well documented. While it’s a good idea to do many other things to enhance your child’s education, reading is a simple yet effective way to boost brainpower while bonding with your child. Here are just a few of the many benefits. Reading to children increases their vocabularies. […]

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CHARTING PATHWAYS TO EDUCATION SUCCESS

Oakville students learn their ABCs and then the alliterative three R’s – reading, writing and arithmetic – but before any of that can happen, parents must be schooled in their JK/SKs, FIs, EQAOs, OSSLTs, IBs, and APs. On their learning journeys, they might also encounter IEPs and various iterations of ESL, and later graduate to […]

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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR GRADES IN FRENCH BY LEARNING DIFFERENTLY

In a world where people speak more than one language and in a nation where both English and French are the official languages, why not giving also the chance to your child to be more successful in the future, not only academically but also in his/her career? Did you know that: French and English are […]

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FIVE EASY TIPS TO ENCOURAGE SUMMER READING

Summer vacation can tempt children away from books for months on end and lead them to fall victim to summer learning loss. Research shows that summer months without any learning activities can cause academic set-backs for school-age children. Summer reading is the key to avoiding this learning loss. Jenn Heckman of Sylvan Learning in Oakville says, “Summer […]

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