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Executive Functioning

September 25, 2023

September HSET Info: In the Know

Practice Tests Practice tests are a vital part of successful tutoring. Learn more about our practice test options here! Chicago Public Schools Info Test Dates
August 7, 2023

July HSET Info: Managing Anxiety

High school admissions get more competitive every year, and we see that take a toll on both parents and children. It’s important to recognize and validate […]
March 22, 2023

Self-Advocacy for Students

Self-advocacy is an easily forgotten key to academic success. In our experience, students who meet regularly with their teachers understand material better, study smarter not harder, […]
July 14, 2017

How to Break Procrastination Habits!

When we work with students to break procrastination habits, our ultimate goal is to help them become independent learners. Teaching them about the “why” of their […]
August 26, 2013

Helping Kids Make a Smooth Transition

Alyssa Coburn, one of our co-owners and an expert tutor, has tutored many students during her career with Nurturing Wisdom. During this time, she has seen […]
November 22, 2011

Managing Technology Distractions

In today’s digital age, we are all constantly faced with technology distractions, such as social media, YouTube, and text messages. These distractions are a big challenge, […]