Books for teen girls. Post #2.

Books for teen girls. Local authors. Our second review is here! A reminder: Books for teen girls contain some very adult themes At A Step Ahead, we are a family-oriented tutoring community, and therefore we want to revisit our warning for parents, private tutors and teachers:  These books are not for every teen girl. Each…

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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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Snow day!

Snow day! A Step Ahead will follow local schools and close today, Monday, March 12, 2018. Our faculty have the option of tutoring today if they wish.  If so, they will contact you and see what works best for you, whether it is tutoring today or scheduling a make-up session.  We are providing this option…

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First quarter ends soon! Time to assess and adjust.

First quarter ends next week for our most of our local area schools.  (How does time fly by this quickly?)  Now’s the time to assess your child’s start for this school year, and make any needed adjustments.  It’s the right time to determine what’s working and what’s not working, to help your child succeed in…

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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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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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