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SchoolTutoring Academy’s tutoring programs for Lakewood students start with a FREE ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT with an Academic Director. Our flagship tutoring programs are available starting at $199.99/month (about $25/hour) which include regular one-on-one tutoring, academic mentorship, bi-monthly progress reports, learning profiles, and parental conference calls.
Lakewood District Curriculum Used in Our In-Home Tutoring Programs
The school districts in Lakewood have done an excellent job mapping out curriculum that follows standards, builds on skills, increases learning, and implements the Common Core State Standards. Students in the districts must take four years of English Language Arts to be eligible for graduation. Ninth grade curriculum follows the Common Core State Standards for reading and the reading is broken into quarters. The year starts with informational text and ends with poetry. In ninth grade students learn to write expository essays, literary analysis, persuasive essays, and research papers. Since the Common Core Standards were followed in writing the curriculum, these are all skills that the students have been developing from kindergarten.
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Lakewood Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
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Our instructors hail from Harvard, Stanford, Duke and other top institutions
Our tutoring in Lakewood capabilities are different from what you find in your neighborhood
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Our educators have graduated from top academic institutions, and many of them have achieved in the 90th percentile or higher on standardized tests. Equally importantly, they enjoy coaching students across a variety of subject areas and standardized tests
Educators Beyond What You Find Down the Block
Students work collaboratively with their private tutor who is a top-notch college graduate well beyond the academic caliber that you’ll typically find in your neighborhood
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Every student is paired up with both a private tutor and an Academic Director responsible for creating a comprehensive learning plan and constantly tweaking it to optimize for results
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With regular progress reports and archived copies of your lessons, you can easily track your progress and review concepts from past lessons
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Lakewood District Curriculum
The Science curriculum follows the Washington State Science Standards and focuses on evaluating data, inferring about and using data, making predictions and the application of data. Students must take Biology their sophomore year and pass the end-of-course Biology test in order to graduate. After Biology, students may choose any elective they want to fulfill the rest of their graduation requirements. The districts offer Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, and Human Anatomy.
The Mathematics curriculum is set up to give students as much choice in their math classes as possible, while still ensuring they gain the skills necessary to be productive members of the workforce after high school. The only two required math courses are Algebra 1 and Geometry. After completion of these two courses, students may take any math elective of their choice to fulfill their graduation requirements. Students must pass the end-of-course exam in either Algebra 1 or Geometry to graduate from high school.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Lakewood Educational News
- CP Online - This online program is open to and K-8 students that live on the Joint Base Lewis-McChord. It is an alternative education option parents can utilize if it works better for their family than the traditional elementary and middle schools. The program follows state approved curriculum and provides support to students and families by certificated teachers.
- College in the High School - Many school districts across the country offer AP classes in many subjects for their students. What makes this program unique is that when a student passes an AP exam in any subject, it is automatically entered on their college transcript at Everett Community College. This allows students to take their transcript from Everett Community College to any university and receive transfer credit for the course.
- Running Start - Students attending high school classes may enroll in classes at Everett Community College at the same time. Students may not replace a high school course with a college course, but they are able to graduate from high school and from college with an Associates of Arts degree at the same time.
Chalk Talk: Helping a Reluctant Reader
Some children try to avoid reading whenever possible. Generally these children may have learning difficulties, have not been allowed to choose their own books or do not have easy access to books. Parents can help their child by finding books that fit with the child’s likes. Perhaps they like humor, or action. Show the child books that are like these and let them explore until they find one of interest. When they have finished the book let them pick another to keep this habit going. Most middle and high school students seem to enjoy paperback books. They fit in their binder easily, are easy to grab and go and seem to fit in their hands in a nice way. Some children think paperbacks are shorter than a hardback version, plus replacement cost is very little if lost or damaged. These are all easy elements to get around if a parent want to encourage their child to continue on with the adventures they can find in book.