Sandy, Utah Tutoring Programs
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Sandy District and Curriculum
SchoolTutoring Academy’s tutoring programs for Sandy 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.
Sandy District Curriculum Used in Our In-Home Tutoring Programs
The Canyons School District follows the Common Core State Standards, a collection of standards for skill proficiency that has been adopted nationwide. The Common Core draws from the best research in educational practice to prepare students for college educations and careers. In addition, the district emphasizes evidence-based teaching practices, in order to ensure that students are taught in ways encourage critical thinking and an understanding of how the subjects integrate and connect.
We currently cover the following Sandy-area school district: Canyons School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Sandy District Curriculum
In the elementary schools, the Canyons School District offers a wide variety of professional development programs for its teachers, and supports them with the use of the Reading Street literacy program, curriculum maps, math-literature connections, and teacher resource books. Several elementary schools in Sandy and elsewhere in the Canyons School District offer dual language immersion programs in Chinese, Spanish, and French.
The Canyons School District offers an innovative four-level diploma structure, including “career and college-ready” diplomas that require additional work. Students have the choice a regular diploma, which meets state standards, an advanced diploma, which includes two years of study of a foreign language, an honors diploma, which adds required ACT scores to the advanced diploma, or competing for a Regent’s Scholarship, which requires an additional credit of Math and half an additional credit of Social Studies and two years of a World Language.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Sandy Educational News
- Nutrition Programs - A new program run by the Kohl’s department store debuted at Quail Hollow Elementary School in Sandy. The program teaches kids to eat fruits and vegetables, to limit screen time, to exercise, and to avoid carbonated sweetened beverages. The program celebration was linked to a large donation to the University of Utah Health Care System.
- Foreign Teacher Exchange - Six students from a teaching program in South Korea did an exchange with Oakdale Elementary School. They shared the differences between the Korean educational system and the American one, and visited all the classes and grade levels. The program began because the son of the president of the Korean university had attended Oakdale when they lived in the US.
- Human Rights Award - A middle school guidance counselor was given an award for his work with Native American students, helping them learn more about their identity. He runs the Standing Tall program for students with Native American ancestry, and is also a caring and supportive counselor for students of all backgrounds.
Sandy 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: Why Study a Foreign Language?
Studying a foreign language is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the world. Through studying a language, you will learn more about people who live elsewhere and how they live their lives. You will also gain the ability to communicate with people in your community or who you meet when traveling who come from different places. Learning a foreign language can also help you in your education generally. It can help broaden your vocabulary in English, give you practice memorizing and using difficult concepts, improve your understanding of grammar, and teach you important study skills for your future education. Being multilingual is a major asset in today’s globalized world. Learning a language in elementary, middle, or high school is a great way to prepare for the future!