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New rules will govern tutoring companies operating under No Child Left Behind - The Olympian

BoldSky New rules will govern tutoring companies operating under No Child Left Behind The Olympian But federal and state officials are concerned about the way the tutors have operated in the past, both across the country and in Washington state,...
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30+ Presentation Tips and Tutorials for the Savvy Presenter

30+ Presentation Tips and Tutorials for the Savvy Presenter | tutoring | Scoop.it
We've been compiling a list of top presentation resources that will help you become a master presenter. Check out the resources below nicely divided into categories of articles, infographics, Quora and videos. There's something for every presenter!

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wanderingsalsero's curator insight, August 18, 2014 2:19 AM

Back before the digital age it was Dale Carnegie and Toastmasters.  While those are both still very valuable resources, the digital environment adds a slightly different nuance to it.  That's why I think this compilation of resources is valuable.

Barbara Hartzler's curator insight, August 18, 2014 3:23 PM

For future reference. :)

Benjamin Labarthe-Piol's curator insight, August 19, 2014 12:22 AM

Good and exhaustive ressources, many things to look at.

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Wealthy Affiliate - Online Business Starts Here

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Online Business starts at Wealthy Affiliate with the four essentials required to run a thriving online business. Training, Support & Coaching, Tools, and Services. Join Wealthy Affiliate Today! (Don’t miss out!
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Tutoring and Its Benefits

There are many possible reasons why you or your child might need tutoring. Here are some of the most important reasons.
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6 Questions You Should Ask Before Designing Virtual Classroom Training | Global Virtual Classroom

6 Questions You Should Ask Before Designing Virtual Classroom Training | Global Virtual Classroom | tutoring | Scoop.it
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Why Employees Prefer Skill Training More Than Educational Grades

Why Employees Prefer Skill Training More Than Educational Grades | tutoring | Scoop.it
Research shows that 82 percent of college graduates believe that their educational degree has helped them in their career. However, 72 percent of employees believe that specialized training to obtain…

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Google Forms - video tutorial (BrentColey.com)

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A Google form is a free, easy-to-create, yet incredibly powerful tool to gather information and solicit feedback from students, parents, and teachers. There are numerous ways Google forms can be...

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Add-On - tutorial on using super quiz add-on for auto grading in Docs


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Starting Your Online Tutoring Business in 10 Easy Steps

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Step 1: Decide if you actually want to start your own online tutoring business There are few things to consider before making the big decision, and I'll (There are ways to work for yourself as an online tutor.
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How to find out when a business got started | Tutors Canada

How to find out when a business got started | Tutors Canada | tutoring | Scoop.it
Here is a link to find out how long a business has been operating. (When Tutoring Agencies Mislead You http://t.co/HCx6ygq2c1)
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15 Ways These “Fill-in-the-Blank” Blog Titles Will Get You More Clicks

15 Ways These “Fill-in-the-Blank” Blog Titles Will Get You More Clicks | tutoring | Scoop.it

1) The top 7 ____
People love lists. It lets your readers know what to expect by appropriately setting their expectations.


2) 3 Extraordinary ____ to Set You Apart
No, people really love lists. Use buzzwords to help increase curiosity.


3) 7 Secrets of ____
People love “secrets”, so frame your advice in the form of a secret.


4) 5 Reasons ____ is ____
Explain to people why something is the way it is. It will increase your perceived expertise.


5) How to ____ in 7 Days Flat!
Explain how to do things and tell your readers how long it will take.

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Tips for tutors: best practice online tutoring techniques | Tutorhub Blog

Tips for tutors: best practice online tutoring techniques | Tutorhub Blog | tutoring | Scoop.it
Tutoring can be challenging, particularly for those without extensive teaching experience. Online tutoring poses it's own problems, when you are separated by distance from the student. But there are tutoring techniques that ...
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In-Home vs. Group Tutoring: Making the Right Choice

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Club Z!'s in-home tutoring service provides private tutors in Math, Science, Reading, Writing SAT Test Prep and ACT Test Prep Tutoring. 866-448-8867 (In-Home vs. Group #Tutoring: Making the Right Choice!
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6 Video Tutorials to Help Teachers Use Google Presentation in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Brain Training Games Won't Help Children Do Better at School

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There has been a big increase recently in the number of computerised “brain training” programs marketed at young children.


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ESRC's curator insight, August 12, 2014 4:10 AM

Article written by Emma Blakey who is an ESRC PhD researcher.

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Terry Doherty's curator insight, August 15, 2014 11:32 AM

Good to know ... science doesn't completely back up these claims. The analysis about the areas of the brain that are affected and their capacity to 'retain' this brain training really hit home.

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A Parent’s Guide to Finding Effective Reading Instruction – Tutoring Can Help!

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» A Parent’s Guide to Finding Effective Reading Instruction – Tutoring Can Help! | (A Parent’s Guide to Finding Effective Reading Instruction – Tutoring Can Help!
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UCF to get early access to Clutch Prep - Central Florida Future

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“They were highly successful private tutors and noticed their teaching styles were very similar,” O'Keefe said.
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Google Hangout for Teachers- A Comprehensive Tutorial ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google Hangout for Teachers- A Comprehensive Tutorial ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | tutoring | Scoop.it

Google Hangout is an excellent service  that enables both one-on-one  and group chats with up to ten people at a time.Google Hangouts are not all video based. You can hold a hangout using only the textual chat functionality or you can add voice.


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Summer Tutoring Is One Way Students Can Prepare For The School Year

Summer Tutoring Is One Way Students Can Prepare For The School Year | tutoring | Scoop.it
Huntington Learning Center provides tutoring in reading, writing, mathematics, and related areas, as well as tutoring services for SAT prep, PSAT prep, and ACT test preparation.
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teachers' union objects to tutoring program - The Advocate

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teachers' union objects to tutoring program
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STAMFORD -- A plan to give students struggling in math a period of tutoring during the school day next year could open up a labor dispute with teachers.
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So You Think You Can Educate Adults? - EdSurge

So You Think You Can Educate Adults? - EdSurge | tutoring | Scoop.it
So You Think You Can Educate Adults? EdSurge Students in Washington State's Integrated Basic Education Skills & Training (I-BEST) programs learn basic skills and credit-bearing career content simultaneously, team-taught by a basic education teacher...
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Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers? - New Yorker (blog)

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Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers?
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Blended Learning: Building High Schools Around Student Needs

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While full-time virtual schooling is a great solution for many kids, it might not be a good fit for everyone. Some students may prefer face-to-face instruction or miss the company of their peers.
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The Benefits of Tutoring [infographic]

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Tutoring is not just for doing better on school work; there are endless benefits to working with a tutor.
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Computers Make Tutoring Cheap, Accessible - The Heartland Institute

Computers Make Tutoring Cheap, Accessible - The Heartland Institute | tutoring | Scoop.it
Computers Make Tutoring Cheap, Accessible
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Tabtor, a mash-up of “tablet tutor” is a new mathematics tutoring app for the iPad.
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