Offerings

We offer tutoring and coaching sessions for students of all ages.  Our lesson plans are developed for the individual and we contact the classroom teacher to develop the plan.  

We are here to support schoolwork, study skills and life skills. All of our offerings are below. If you're in need of a different kind of course or help, please contact us today for a consultation!

Tutoring

Study Skills and Personal Development

Parent Advocate

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The Academy at Life Skills in ACTion, home-based learning program

The Academy at Life Skills in ACTion, tuition

Small group seminar, priced by the day or by the week. Please call for current rates/promotions.


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VIP After School Care

VIP After School Care 

After School Study Lab Pick Up We will pick up your child from their school at dismissal. They will return to our center for a snack break, one tutoring session per day, homework completion, study lab and project help.  Small Group tutoring is included in this package. A teacher will work with your child on homework, studying and project help.  The expectation is that all homework and projects are done by pick up. 

  • Summer Term-August through October

  • Fall Term-October through December

  • Winter Term-January-March

  • Spring Term-March-May


Tutoring

We hold an initial consultation and evaluation.  We review your child's current state of progress.  

  • Please bring report cards, standardized test scores, and any outside evaluations that you may have to that appointment.

  • Work samples from school or home are reviewed.

  • Your child will be interviewed about their feelings towards school.

  • A report will be completed and a set of learning goals will be created. After the parent reviews the plan, lessons will begin.

 

  • Cost: Optional Intake evaluation and learning goal plan developed $250, single subject assessment $95. This service is provided if you do not have the documentation from your child’s teacher.

  • Individual seminar: $450 for one term-45 minute sessions, includes all materials and communication with the classroom teacher

  • Small group seminar (class size varies by age): $300 for one term-60 minute sessions, includes syllabus, all materials and communication with the parent/classroom teacher.


STUDY SKILLS AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

The topics for this seminar include:  

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  • Organizational tips for home and backpack use

  • Time management for personal and academic scheduling

  • Daily note taking for personal and academic use

  • Test taking skills in the hopes of reducing anxiety

  • Note taking for studying/tests

  • Developing a system of rapport with my teacher

  • Goal setting for daily, weekly and yearly goals

  • Creating a personal brand that reflects you!

  • Creating your resume from age 5 to 22!

  • Volunteering/Service opportunities

  • Passion, what do you love to do? Are you putting these tasks in your planning?

  • Working smarter, not harder

  • The GOAL of this class: More free time for students and less parental support to get the job done

  • Small group seminar (class size varies by age): $300 for one term-60 minute sessions, includes syllabus, all materials and communication with the parent/classroom teacher.

    • Summer Term-August through October

    • Fall Term-October through December

    • Winter Term-January-March

    • Spring Term-March-May


Personal Growth and Empowerment
 

Topics in this seminar include:

  • Do you include others in group settings? How do you join a group?

  • Are you relatable to your peers, family and community?

  • Can you adapt when something doesn’t go your way?

  • Personal grooming and how you create your personal brand every day!

  • Managing anxiety in new settings

  • Table and restaurant manners

  • Public Speaking skills/strategies

  • A "code" of ethics for phone/text etiquette

  • Small group seminar (class size varies by age): $300 for one term-60 minute sessions, includes syllabus, all materials and communication with the parent/classroom teacher.

    • Summer Term-August through October

    • Fall Term-October through December

    • Winter Term-January-March

    • Spring Term-March-May


Personal Development

Topics in this seminar include:

  • Getting focused

  • How do I make myself relatable to others?

  • Active listening and how to avoid the pitfall of being a "news reporter" in friendships

  • How do our brains work?

  • Focused awareness of ourself and others

  • Sharpening your sense to be mindful of listening, seeing, and moving

  • Attitude with your life perspective

  • Choosing optimism

  • Appreciating happy experiences.

  • Expressing gratitude

  • Performing acts of kindness

  • Taking action in the world to represent my gifts to others

  • Small group seminar (class size varies by age): $300 for one term-60 minute sessions, includes syllabus, all materials and communication with the parent/classroom teacher.

    • Summer Term-August through October

    • Fall Term-October through December

    • Winter Term-January-March

    • Spring Term-March-May


PARENT ADVOCATE

A staff member can attend a parent teacher conference with you.

  • Initial phone call to discuss what your goals, questions and concerns are for the conference.

  • During the meeting, we will clarify points, ask questions on your behalf, take notes and help to develop a plan of action for your child.

  • After the meeting, a detailed document will be sent to you with suggestions for supporting your child.

  • We also can attend student evaluation and IEP meetings.

 

  • Cost:

    • $350 ($150 if your child is a current client) includes a two- one hour meetings and follow up notes. Typically, conferences take one hour or less. If the conference is more than one hour, or if more than one follow up conference is required, there would be an additional fee of $75.

    • $75 if you would like our services to help plan for your conference and be provided a conference outline. We would not attend the meeting with you for this fee.


PARENT ONLINE SEMINAR

Each month, a topic for discussion will be offered by an expert in an area of parenting.  Parents would be able to log on from home and take place in an online interactive seminar.

Cost:  $15.00 Registration Fee

Don't we all want to see our kids this happy? Congratulations, Jeremy!

Don't we all want to see our kids this happy? Congratulations, Jeremy!