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01/17/2016

Join us on Thursday, January 21 for a great seminar! All middle school and high school students invited!

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01/16/2016
Chronic Homework Problems in Troy Michigan
When your child consistently fails to complete homework assignments, you need to step in. Can your child usually complete assignments with extra assistance and encouragement? On most evenings, children should be able to complete assignments independently. If they seem to require more help from...
01/07/2016

Science Terms in Oakland County

Science Help: Glossary of Terms

Preparing your child for the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics) world that will face them as adults does not need to be a challenge. Here are a few terms your child should know. Test your children yourself and ask for examples where...
12/08/2015

Test Taking Tips Sterling Heights

10 Tips for Better Test-Taking

The purpose of a test is to measure your comprehension of course material or your ability to perform a task. As such, there is no substitute for good, old-fashioned study and practice. Still, here are some steps you can take so your test-taking experiences...
11/26/2015
Get Tutor Rochester Hills

Tutoring offers a great opportunity for your children to review difficult material and move ahead in strong subjects. One-to-one tutoring programs are specially designed to meet the needs of your child. Here are twelve ways that tutoring will assist your child.

Benefits of...

10/28/2015

Grammar Help Troy Michigan

Using the Comma Correctly

We have devoted this month to punctuation, but one punctuation mark in particular deserves a post of its own- the comma. It is very versatile and ubiquitous, but often misused. Here are the punctuation rules you should follow in applying the comma.

Use a Comma in the...

10/22/2015

Punctuation Rules to Follow

Here are more rules of punctuation to use for your next writing assignment.

Using Ellipses

An ellipsis (pl. ellipses) is that series of three dots you sometimes see when reading. Use ellipses to represent omission from a quotation. For example, if the complete sentence...
10/09/2015

Composition Help: Punctuation Rules

Here are a few rules of punctuation to help you in your writing.

Quotation Marks

Use double quotation marks to set off exact, word-for-word quotations, and single quotation marks for quotations within a quotation. Add a space between single and double quotation...
09/28/2015

Words Commonly Confused

These words are often confused and misused. The mnemonic devices are suggestions for helping to distinguish the words so you do not make the same mistake.

Stationary vs Stationery

"Stationary" means standing still, while "stationery" is paper for writing. The "a" in...
09/21/2015

Math Help: Helpful Math Formulas

Having these formulas ready in mind will help as you advance through your math career.

Average/Mean

Remember that the average is the same as the mean. To find the average of a set of numbers, divide the sum of all the numbers in the set by the amount of numbers...

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