Category Archives: Academic Preparation

“BA” rista generation

Yay, our child is going to the school of their choice! We worry and we dream for our kids and we are thrilled when they open their acceptance letter to the post secondary school of their choice. A University degree! How wonderful. Four years later they are back in their old rooms with more than…
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Study skills tips for adolescents

At School Experiences. In school, adolescents are expected to be increasingly independent and organized in their work. These expectations can place a large load on all aspects of executive function. Basic organization skills can be very helpful in this regard. The list below can serve as a guide for teens to use. Break a project…
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Academic Coaching

How is Coaching Different From Youth Mentoring? The Academic Coaching Program consists of 10 one-to-one sessions that cover 32 key concepts, providing a student with more structure than youth mentoring. Sessions are usually spaced once every one or two weeks. Students take an average of four months to complete the program. The length of the…
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