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Upcoming Events

SAT Prep Course options

This Summer:

  In-person, 12 hour class meets Wednesdays 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  OR  

Daytime 12 hour SAT Prep class via Zoom Tues/Thurs 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

SAT Bootcamps 2021​​

  • August TBD

  • Sept TBD

Our Mission is to help your student excel in Mathematics and beyond. Tutoring and small group classes for subjects such as Math, SAT, ACT, and Study Skills.Serving towns throughout the North Shore of MA, including Topsfield, Boxford, Middleton, Georgetown, Ipswich, Rowley, Hamilton, Wenham, Beverly and beyond.

College Preparation including SAT/ACT tutoring and classes, application and essay help. Mathematics tutoring at both Middle and High School levels including Algebra I & II, Geometry, Precalculus, Trigonometry, Calculus and Statistics.

Individualized, 

Customized ​Learning 

​Plans

  • Build individual strengths and knowledge base

  • Boost student confidence

  • Create individual learning plans

  • Increase abilities

  • Create action plan for outside of tutoring sessions

Proven Success

  • Team Approach to problem solving for student success

  • A tutoring agency founded and run by tutors and teachers

Different Students  Require Different

Approaches to Learning

  • Whole Child Approach

  • Each student has his or her own learning style

  • Focus attention and to fill in gaps in subjects students are working on

  • Build Confidence to help foster a change of attitude toward any subject that has been a challenge

Test Prep

  • SAT/ACT exam prep is a core focus for Parker River Tutoring

  • Reduce test-taking anxiety 

  • Private School Entrance Exams

  • MTEL

In The News

The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math'

“I’m just not a math person.”

We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably are a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. Worse, you may be helping to perpetuate a pernicious myth that is harming underprivileged children—the myth of inborn genetic math ability.

October 28, 2013

Are Your 5th Graders Ready for Middle School?

 

At this point in the year, as a fifth grade teacher, I am constantly being asked by parents, “But do you think my child is prepared for middle school?” Not only that, middle school teachers in my school are asking me if I’ve “taught the things 5th graders need to know to be prepared for next year.”

In order to make sure I can confidently send my students off, I sat down to ask myself–well, what DO 5th graders need to be prepared for middle school?

March 18, 2021

 

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