Top 3 Resources to Improve English for Non-native Speakers

Here are some resources to aid your writing and speaking skills particularly if you are not a native American English speaker. If you have recommendations, please add them in the comments below. The first few are resources that are uniformly robust and are useful to my former students. These are not resources for total beginners. … Read more

3 Time Management Methods To Avoid

During my college years, I learned many great methods of time management, but I also learned which methods do not work out so well.   Below are three time management methods that I discovered are not the best options. 1.   Frequent and Untimed Breaks Almost all of the anti-procrastination tips I read online during college … Read more

5 Time Management Methods that Worked For Me

Time management is a major issue for most college students. It was definitely an issue for me!  As a self-confessed procrastinator, I basically had to trick myself into completing assignments on time.  Below is a list of the five tools I found most useful in managing my time and avoiding procrastination. To-do Lists Whenever I … Read more

Kill the lesson plan

In the Prepwise program, great instructors are not born, they are coached. Scripted Lesson plans don’t belong in a private tutoring environment. If this sounds like an extreme statement, consider the fact that tutors have the ability to do what is valued by educators everywhere: get inside each student’s head. Good lessons are fluid, flexible, … Read more