9 Steps to Foster Teen Motivation

Co-authored by Renae Hintze Can you remember doing something that you absolutely hated?  Maybe you took an accounting class in college that you ended up withdrawing from, or maybe you spent years stressfully re-decorating a room in the house that you weren’t happy with in the end. Now think of something you love to do. …

6th Grade Math Curriculum, Worksheets, Problems, Lessons, Games and More!

You are probably reading this right now stressed, frustrated, exhausted, etc. because your 6th grade student is having difficulty with the 4 letter word “math”. I feel you–and as someone who tutored for 7 years, I absolutely understand where you are right now. But there’s good news! You don’t have to feel this way! As …

7 Time Management Techniques for Teens

Our time. We get paid for it, we make memories with it, we learn from it… Some weeks it seems like we don’t have nearly enough! Your high schooler may feel the same way, and when they’re stressed about upcoming tests and losing track of assignments in their messy backpacks, their grades can suffer. Introduce …

7th Grade Math Curriculum, Worksheets, Problems, Lessons, Games and More!

You are probably reading this right now stressed, frustrated, exhausted, etc. because your 7th grade student is having difficulty with the 4 letter word “math”. I feel you–and as someone who tutored for 7 years, I absolutely understand where you are right now. But there’s good news! You don’t have to feel this way! As …

Top 10 College Resources for High School Students

Co-authored by Renae Hintze Getting into college doesn’t happen overnight. Neither do the scholarships that will make it possible to attend after you’re accepted. With admission rates as low as 9% for schools such as University of Chicago, it’s not a bad idea to get some help with college planning… and maybe a little extra …

Start a Business in High School in 7 Steps

Co-authored by Renae Hintze The title of this article alone probably has you saying “What?? Start a business in high school? I’m just a kid!” I get it. It’s scary to think that you could be starting your professional career tomorrow. But I’ll let you in on a little secret: No one knows what they’re …