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05/09/2016
Reaching adulthood brings with it many advantages, one of them being the benefit of hindsight when it comes to the importance of reading during early education. However, with the ever-growing appeal of tablets and cell phones, breaking your child away from their favored screens and conveying...
04/08/2016
In a previous post, we wrote about how you could identify and assist a child who identifies with the traits of an auditory learner. While this post included some beneficial information which can assist every parent to help an auditory learner, for this article, The Tutoring Center of Plano is...
03/08/2016
If you've ever watched or listened to your child as they study and perform their homework and have noticed that they are talking to themselves or perhaps they are singing songs aloud with nobody else around, then it's likely you may be listening to an auditory learner in their natural...
01/07/2016

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...
12/09/2015

Strategies for Acing Any Test near Richardson

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...
11/26/2015
Every student faces challenges at school, whether academic, social, or self-esteem. Hiring a tutor can help your child overcome their obstacles, and not just by improving grades. Here are ten of the many ways a tutor would benefit your child.

Benefits of Tutoring in Plano, TX

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10/28/2015

More Punctuation Rules to Follow

Here are some more rules of punctuation you should follow on your writing assignments.

Using Semicolons

A semicolon is a period atop a comma for a reason- they are just short of a full stop. Use a semicolon to connect two complete sentences you want to join...
10/28/2015

Grammar Help: The Comma

We have focused on punctuation rules this month, and one mark in particular deserves a post of its own- the comma. Here are the rules for correct usage of our curly friend.

Using Commas in Lists

Use a comma to separate three or more elements in a series. Be sure to include...
10/09/2015

Composition Help: Punctuation

Here are a few punctuation rules you can use to improve your writing.

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 is:...
09/28/2015

Words You Can Avoid Misusing

Check out the mnemonic devices we have for helping to remember how to spell these words correctly. If you have better suggestions, we would love to hear them. Use whatever works best for you.

Disburse vs Disperse

"Disburse" means to distribute money while to...

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