Summer intern at ASA.

Summer intern Celine Olcott will join us for the months of May and June.  When Bill and Cynthia are traveling, Celine will be the friendly face around the center, making sure everything stays ship-shape and answering any questions you may have. Originally from New York City, Celine will graduate this May with a Master’s degree…

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Summer reading pleasures

Summer reading!  What a pleasure to step out of our school-year routines and explore something a little different.   This month we head northwest to Alaska, taking Cynthia’s parents for a three-generation cruise through Glacier Bay National Park. We start in Juneau, Alaska’s capital, and cruise through the islands and bays to Sitka, Alaska. A…

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Summer learning strategies, and Caroline is back!

Summer learning matters.  All students experience summer learning loss when they don’t engage in supportive activities during the school break.  On average, students who don’t have learning support lose approximately 2.6 months of grade level equivalency in math over the summer.  Don’t let this happen to your child! What should you do? As the school…

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ACT/SAT Test Prep — Parents, are you ready to help your students?

ACT/SAT test prep work is an important! As your child prepares for college, you should plan appropriate test dates and test preparation work with them. Parents, click here for our website calendar. This calendar displays ACT and SAT test dates through the spring of 2018, along with key dates from local school calendars. SAT Test…

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TRC workshops this summer! Jeannie Evans returns to help rising 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade students

TRC workshops are coming soon! A Step Ahead is pleased to offer small group reading and writing workshops this summer. Classes are designed to focus on one of the biggest challenges faced in elementary schools – equipping students to master TRC (Text Reading Comprehension) written responses to the reading comprehension questions. TRC workshops for rising…

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