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November Is Report Card Month: Tutorgiant.com Suggests That Online Tutoring May Be The Solution To Bad Report Cards
Date:11/17/2009

kills, it’s time to seek help. Online tutoring, especially with videos, gives students the tools for mastery because they can work at their own pace.”

According to Northwestern University researcher Greg Duncan in the journal of Developmental Psychology,

"We find the single most important factor in predicting later academic achievement is that children begin school with a mastery of early math and literacy concepts…Mastery of early math skills predicts not only future math achievement, it also predicts future reading achievement.”

Ackerman, a certified school teacher with 14 years of experience and a Masters in Education from New York State, came up with the idea of launching a comprehensive archive of instructional videos, employing himself as the featured instructor.

"I have organized Tutorgiant in such a way that the lessons are organized from basic skills to more advanced.” Ackerman explained, "and with the ability to watch video lessons on demand twenty-four seven, I believe I have given students a recipe for success."

The results are impressive. With an archive, to date, of over 400 videos and 500 worksheets in math and English which span the early elementary grades to high school, Tutorgiant.com offers a highly engaging online learning experience. With Ackerman front and center in each video, the website offers instruction aided by eye-pleasing graphics that effectively illuminate key concepts.

"I originally designed Tutorgiant for students to who were falling behind, but I also realized that students who missed school due to sickness and other reasons had to get caught up on lessons. It&
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