Is Kindergarten Too Early to Start Tutoring?

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Is Kindergarten Too Early to Start Tutoring?

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You’ve heard about parents getting tutoring to help young children through school. But how young is too young? Is kindergarten too early to start tutoring? It’s a great question, and the short answer is “no.” In fact, kindergarten tutoring helps establish a firm foundation for later grades. The benefit of kindergarten tutoring isn't only in academics. Rather, providing that extra...[ read more ]

Is Your Learner Struggling in School This Year?

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Is your learner struggling in school this year? Having difficulty grasping or retaining the material covered in class? Falling behind compared to peers? If so, you may be considering tutoring for your child. It’s critical to note that teaching and learning approaches vary quite a bit. Fit Learning stands out from all the rest. It uses an alternative teaching method that...[ read more ]

Is Fit Learning’s Academic Summer Camp Right for Your Child?

Are you worried about your child’s learning progress? Concerned about delays or difficulties in core subject areas? Stressed because the pandemic has left your learner falling behind or in constant catch-up mode? Fit Learning’s academic summer camp can get your learner back on track – and more. As many St. Louis families have discovered, Fit’s uniquely engaging and effective approach...[ read more ]

Is Your Child Benefitting From Instruction Based on the Science of Reading?

Do you find yourself wondering whether the Science of Reading works for your learner? Not sure what all it entails? Wondering how phonics fits into the mix? At Fit Learning, we look to the science to ensure our instructional techniques are as effective and efficient as possible. We combine that with a fun and fast-paced approach to engage and motivate...[ read more ]

Learning Myth: We Should Teach to a Child’s Strengths

Director Janice Smith talks through Dr. Kimberly Berens's new book Blind Spots: Why Students Fail and The Science That Can Save Them. In her book, Dr. Berens covers the myths about learning. Myth #2 is that we should teach to a child's strengths. What does the science say? FALSE. Education's goal is not just to teach what learners already find...[ read more ]

Learning Myth: Kids Learn Differently

Director Janice Smith talks through Dr. Kimberly Berens's new book Blind Spots: Why Students Fail and the Science That Can Save Them. In her book, Dr. Berens covers the myths about learning. Myth #1 is that all learners learn differently. What does the science say? FALSE! All learning occurs through deliberate and repeated practice that is reinforced!

Signs Your Elementary-Aged Student Would Benefit From Private Tutoring in St. Louis

mom holds her glasses in frusturation while trying to help her child homeschool during the pandemic. She gets tutoring in St. Louis from Fit Learning

Your child does not enjoy school as they used to. Virtual schooling is really taking a toll on both of you.  Your child has meltdowns when it’s time to work on their school or homework. You want your child to enjoy learning. Many students are struggling in school as a result of the pandemic. In fact, research on pandemic learning...[ read more ]

What is Dyslexia, and How Can You Help Your Dyslexic Child?

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You are frustrated that your child isn’t reading well. In fact, you’re concerned your child may have dyslexia. Or maybe your child has been diagnosed with dyslexia, but they aren’t getting the support or accommodations they need at school. You want to see your child make progress learning to read more quickly and are hoping to find a tutor familiar...[ read more ]

How to Find the Best ADHD Tutoring Program for Your Child

My child is bright, but his inattention in the classroom is holding him back. I’ve tried traditional tutors, but they haven’t been the right match for my child’s unique learning needs. I need a private tutor that is going to motivate my child and teach her that learning can be fun again. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of...[ read more ]

Test Anxiety

“My child is smart, it’s just that his test anxiety gets in the way.” “I know he/she could do better if they just had more confidence.” Have you ever found yourself saying these things about your child? Frustrated that, despite the hard work you see them doing, it doesn’t seem to “pay off”? Searching for an academic acceleration program that...[ read more ]



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