WHO KNEW? 5 REASONS YOU’LL NEVER LOOK AT PENS THE SAME WAY AGAIN

October 1, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

We use them everyday.  They are in our cars, our backpacks, our office drawers, and our pockets.  They help us take notes, study, sign contracts, make to do lists, and even doodle when we are bored.  They come in all sizes and colors and we rarely take  time to truly appreciate how much they impact […]

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Help! Where do I turn?

September 20, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

Getting into college is becoming more and more competitive.  To be accepted into the college of your choice, it is important to reach your full potential in every subject whether it is Algebra, Chemistry, or Spanish.  The question is where do you turn for help? In these difficult economic times, group tutoring may seem like […]

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TUESDAY’S TIP: MAKE MISTAKES!

September 11, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

Practice makes perfect! And to get to perfect, we have to be willing to make some mistakes along the way! When learning a new skill or idea, sometimes I am scared to practice. I fear that I may mess-up and look foolish, or that I may never master the skill. I often see this same […]

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5 FUN FACTS YOU PROBABLY NEVER KNEW ABOUT PENCILS!

September 10, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

A pencil is the #1 used school supply for students and teachers.  More than 2 billion pencils are used each year in the United States.  Have you bought your back to school pencils?  Are you a mechanical or a wood pencil student?  I personally, love a good wooden pencil.  Did you know these interesting facts […]

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I got a B on my exam! I am going to COLLEGE!

September 6, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

I got a B on my exam!  I am going to COLLEGE!” One aspect of relational tutoring is that we love meeting students where they are.  I am happy to give out my personal cell number so that my students can easily share their accomplishments both in, and out of the classroom.  This was a […]

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Tuesday’s Tip…Flashcards!

September 4, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

School has been back in session for over a week for most students.  The excitement of the first few days of school has worn off and now the teacher says, “We will have a test on Friday!”.  Are you ready? What do you do?  You want to start the year off strong and doing well […]

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Wilmington Here We Come

August 31, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

The founders of Triangle Tutors, Amanda and Jonathan Stephens, met when they were in Wilmington in college at UNCW.  Their love for Wilmington has remained strong since their college days and they knew it would be a great city to expand Triangle Tutors.  It was a dream of theirs that has now come true!   […]

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Back to school already…What do I do?

August 29, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

It’s Back-To-School time! Now that those cute front door pictures have been taken, and you have met your new teachers, it is time to start thinking about reaching your full potential this year! A student’s academic success for the year can be determined in those first few weeks of school. With my own students, I […]

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Now Serving Greenville, NC

August 22, 2012 | Triangle Tutors

We have always had a vision of expanding Triangle Tutors into other markets in North Carolina.  Our desire is to have students not just in Wake County, but throughout the state benefiting from relational tutoring.  As of August 2012, Triangle Tutors is now serving students and their families in Greenville, NC.  Megan Boltes is the […]

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Every Week Counts

December 1, 2011 | Triangle Tutors

As the end of the first school semester is approaching for high school students, every week counts!  Most students have 2 full weeks of classroom instruction, quizzes, & tests before the end of the semester.  It is very important for students to make these last few weeks count!  Exams will be approaching very soon and […]

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