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Three Strategies to Understand and Address Misbehaviors
Get to the root of the problem and address the issue appropriately with these three behavior management strategies.
October 26, 2021
Improving Literacy Skills: 6 Ways to Promote Literacy at Home
Not being able to read, write, or comprehend can affect how the student learns and negatively impact other aspects of the student's life. Here are six ways to promote literacy at home.
October 4, 2021
How to Keep Your Kids Engaged and Motivated During Remote Learning
Student Voice is a strategy used by many teachers to keep more than 20 students motivated and engaged at any given time. Today, many parents are wondering –yet again– how to keep students motivated and engaged in their academics during remote learning.
August 16, 2021
Minimize Learning Pod Liabilities: What to Ask Your Insurer
We answer your questions about insurance to help reduce potential personal liability related to learning pods.
November 25, 2020
Remote Learning: How Coaching for Parents Can Support Your Family’s Needs
The teacher’s hat is clearly not a one size fits all, and being a parent at this stage of the pandemic is hard. It’s clear that families need a new level of support.
November 10, 2020
Working Parents are Struggling: How Companies Can Better Support Their Employees
Employees all over the world have had to adjust to the transitions and challenges of working from home. But for working parents, the challenges, disruptions, and distractions continue to mount. Find out how employers can help their employees with work-life balance.
November 5, 2020
Education Coaching (for parents) vs. Tutoring (for students): Which Should You Choose?
Many families have considered hiring a tutor for additional support with their children’s education. While more affordable alternatives to paying a full teacher’s salary, tutoring may not be sufficient to fully support your family’s needs.
November 5, 2020
What is a Private Teacher?
What is a private teacher, exactly? To be clear, it’s not a tutor. It’s not a nanny. And it certainly isn’t a “catch-all” role in regards to childcare. Which also means it may not meet the needs of every family.
August 11, 2021
Considerations When Hiring a Private Teacher for Your Learning Pod
When it comes to hiring the teacher that is right for your family — or your circle of families — it’s important to make sure you’ve checked your list of qualifications, preferences, and non-negotiables, twice.
August 11, 2021
5 Steps to Setting Up a Private Learning Pod
With the rise of COVID-19, you may be familiar with the term trust circle — a small, tight-knit social circle committed to following the same set of safety precautions. Now, a new name is arising: learning pod.
August 11, 2021
Establishing a Health and Safety Protocol in Your Learning Pod
When creating a learning pod, one critical aspect is to agree upon a health and safety protocol for all parties involved: the teacher, children, and families. Here's how to do it.
August 11, 2021
DIY Checklist to Set Up Your In-Home Learning Pod
(Almost) all of the considerations and decisions you need to make when creating a learning pod for your own family or collection of households with a private teacher.
August 11, 2021
Designing a Health and Safety Protocol for Your Learning Pod
For many families, one of the top priorities of their learning pod is health and safety. Formalizing a health and safety protocol can help minimize risk and create a common standard of behavior for all parties involved. 
August 11, 2021
Frequently Asked Questions: Payroll and Workers Compensation for your Learning Pod
We answer common questions related to payroll and workers compensation to simplify the process for your learning pod.
November 25, 2020
Costs to Hire a Teacher for Your Learning Pod
To understand costs, it's critical to consider your overall needs so you can determine the type of teacher you’re looking for.
August 11, 2021
Teacher Interview Process for Your Learning Pod
How to best structure and conduct teacher interviews for their learning pod. Investing upfront in a process will result in a better hire, and ultimately, a better experience for your child(ren). 
August 11, 2021
3 Questions Families are Asking About Remote Learning and Instruction
We share answers to three of the most frequently asked questions regarding remote learning and instruction.
September 15, 2020
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