Summer Learning Archives | Nurturing Wisdom Tutoring

Summer learning is vital to avoiding the loss of basic skills. We share practical tools your child can use to prepare for the new school year!

July 28, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for Seventh Grade

Over the past fifteen years, we’ve learned through our one-to-one work with students that setting up a solid foundation in seventh grade leads to big gains […]
July 23, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for Senior Year

After the unusual past year-and-a-half, members of the Class of 2022 may be wondering what they can do to stand out to college admissions officers. Here’s […]
June 4, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for the 2020-2021 School Year

Right now, the 2020-2021 school year seems worlds away. It’s understandable that families might not have “How can we prevent summer learning loss and prepare for […]
June 4, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for Freshman Year

We’re guessing the beginning of the next school year will be challenging at all grade levels as teachers try to gauge students’ performance levels and adjust […]
May 22, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for Junior Year

Junior year is not for the faint of heart. Tougher classes. Thesis. Leadership roles. ACT. College visits. AP exams. Add to that the uncertainty of the […]
May 13, 2020

Looking Forward: Preparing for First through Fourth Grade

While summer learning is important for children of all ages, it’s imperative for incoming first through fourth graders. Any loss during this time will be compounded […]
July 19, 2018

Prevent Brain Drain for Middle School Students

You’ve probably heard the phrase “brain drain” used when educators talk about the importance of summer learning. It’s the number one reason we encourage students of […]