EP001: How To Get Your Teenager Motivated + Discover Their Passions

Have you ever wondered what you can do to get your teenager more motivated and help them discover their passions? This week we are joined by Dr. Jeffrey Smith, a licensed marriage and family therapist (MFT) of over 21 years. He’s also a past infantryman, sniper, and fighter pilot for the US Marine corps. Dr. …

EP000: Intro, Why This Podcast Started, & Our Mission For You!

In this special introductory episode, CEO and Co-Founder of Student Tutor, Todd VanDuzer takes you through our WHY’s for this new educational podcast. Why are we making a podcast? Why would you be interested in listening? Why does this information matter??

10 Areas Of Life You Need To Focus On

Did you know that only 41% of American make New Year Resolutions, and of those, only 9.2% feel that they were successful in achieving them? Source: The University of Scantron That means only 3.86% of individuals are setting and achieving goals in a 1st world country!  However, with so many things to focus on where do …

CSU Admissions Requirements – 8 Steps To Get In

Wondering about your student’s admission chances and requirements of getting accepted into CSU? We’ll give you the CSU admission requirements run-down! Beware it is a bit confusing but we will do our best to break it up for you in 8 simple steps. If you want additional help please make sure to check out our …

Top Guided Meditation App for High School Students

There are a lot of apps out there for guided meditation these days, but 1 app in particular is MY personal favorite. It’s also used by other staff members at Student-Tutor to keep our heads clear, focus and reduce general stress! First, we need to talk about the need behind guided meditation for high school …

10 Digital Age Apps You Should Download Now

What’s your favorite app?  I can think of a few apps that make my life 10x easier… I’m sure you can too. Here are 10 apps for the digital age that I think everyone should at least try! 1. Asana This is a Student-Tutor favorite… it’s what our professional team uses every day! Asana is …

Everything You Are Learning in School is Worthless.

Hello, my name is Todd and I am a 27-year-old entrepreneur that owns a nationally recognized tutoring company. Now before I start I want to clarify one thing. I don’t think school is worthless. The fundamentals are very important. I just know the opportunity cost for the new age of education is greater. Let me give …

6 Myths of Online Learning Debunked

When I toured the University of Arizona Med School this year, the students leading the tour explained that lectures were recorded in real-time so students who didn’t attend could view them later. A parent in the audience was alarmed by this notion. “The students don’t come to class?” She was visibly concerned that the students were …