Private, In-Home Tutoring in Port Moody, British Columbia
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Port Moody, British Columbia Tutoring Programs
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Port Moody District and Curriculum
SchoolTutoring Academy’s tutoring programs for Port Moody students start with a ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT with an Academic Director. Call us now for a personalized quote! Our services include regular one-on-one tutoring, academic mentorship, bi-weekly progress reports, learning profiles and parental conference calls.
Port Moody District Curriculum Used in Our In-Home Tutoring Programs
The district provides a comprehensive education that oversees the instructional process from kindergarten through 12th grade. All schools follow the B.C. Department of Education Curriculum and bring in other curricular models like Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate. As students find areas of particular interest, and hone their knowledge and skills in advance of post-secondary life, they are also expected to participate in community service and outreach.
We currently cover the following Port Moody-area school district: School District #43 Coquitlam.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Port Moody District Curriculum
All students are expected to achieve the goals set out in the curriculum, but they are also offered different opportunities to customize their learning experience. The middle school has a focus on the Arts and French Immersion. Youngsters seeking an alternate plan attend the complex in nearby Port Coquitlam. Students often attend the high school from other areas as it offers the International Baccalaureate Program. This intense course of study takes two years and is open to children age 16-19 years. Completion of the program, with suitable grades, gives the graduate an IB Diploma which is well-regarded at a worldwide assortment of universities and colleges.
Health and wellness are also focuses of learning, and topics like nutrition, exercise, and mental well-being are all discussed in health and physical education courses. Students also learn how to work as part of a team and develop improved communication skills as well. In high school, students learn about wellness, including proper nutrition and the value of getting regular exercise.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Port Moody Educational News
- Summer Youth Arts Festival - This well attended event draws students from throughout the province to showcase their talents. The community welcomes, and opens their homes to many visitors and young artists get to develop their exhibition skills.
- SD43 Blog Roll - There are a number of educators and administrators in the district who are blogging, and the district has organized these different blogs into one place where parents and students can access them and learn more about what is going on in the classroom, with educational technology, or with upcoming local initiatives.
- Learning, Land and Neighbourhoods Initiative - The district has adopted a strategic focus with their Learning, Land and Neighbourhoods Initiative and are planning for renovations to aging schools, finding mutually beneficial community partners, and expanding the play and greenspaces for the community.
Port Moody 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.
Chalk Talk: Tips for Applying to College
One of the most important things you can do to make your application stand out is demonstrate interest in the college, and show good cause for your interest. What this means, is do tangible things that catch the attention of the committee and show that you are interested in attending this college. A campus visit is one of the main things you can do. Be sure to send a thank you note afterwards. Interviews are also a great way to show how enthusiastic you are about this college. Again, drop a line afterwards to thank the interviewer. The application itself demonstrates interest, especially if it has restrictions such as being early. Your essays might also show how much you are interested in this college and will give you a chance to explain how you see yourself fitting in and what you appreciate about the institutions offerings.