Don’t Cram for Your Exams! Try These Tips Instead.

Final exams are coming up soon.  Have you opened your books?  Whatever you do…   DON’T CRAM FOR YOUR EXAMS!   For years, studies have shown that cramming is not an effective studying strategy.  But don’t take our word for it…check out this infographic: As your preparing for your final exams, here are a few blog articles to help you study …

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Prep for the ACT English Test with Infographics!

The summer ACT test is right around the corner!  If you have signed up for the June 11th test and haven’t opened a book, what are you waiting for?  Your just six weeks away! A. NO CHANGE B. You’re C. You are D. Either B or C (The correct answer is D.) For students who speak English every day, the English test may …

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Connecting for Kids 2016 Meet and Greet Attendee List

This coming Thursday, April 14th, North Coast Tutoring Services will be attending the Connecting for Kids 5th Annual Meet and Greet. Our Director of Student Services, Nikki Locker, will be available to answer your questions about: — Private in-home tutoring — SAT and ACT prep — Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, sponsored by the Creative Education Institute — Classes at …

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Summer Sessions at Lakeland!

Did you know that many teachers spend the first month of the school year re-teaching last year’s material? Make sure your student doesn’t fall victim to the “summer slide”.  Consider enrolling your student in one of our summer classes at Lakeland Community College! These 9 week courses for grades K – 12 are both convenient and affordable.  We offer our …

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Still Time to Register for ACT/SAT Prep Classes!

North Coast Education Services offers classes each semester at Lakeland Community College.  Class offerings vary by semester and include everything from multi-sensory reading (Richards Learning Systems ®) and math (Real Life Ma+h) to SAT & ACT Prep. On Thursday, March 31st, North Coast Education will begin its spring classes at Lakeland.  This semester, we are offering an ACT prep course and a prep course …

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Improve Your Reading Score in 5 Steps!

If you struggle with the Reading section of the ACT or the SAT, you’re not alone.  The Reading section of the exams involves a lot of interpretation and understanding.  It’s not like the Math section where you know answer B is clearly wrong.  Math may be black and white, but Reading is not. In order to succeed on the SAT …

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Visit NCES at the Summer and Beyond Fair!

Next weekend, come visit North Coast Education Services and the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp at the 18th Annual Summer and Beyond Fair!  Local agencies and professionals will be on hand to answer all of your questions about area services for families and students with disabilities.  This is a time to network with families and get your questions answered. All …

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Join NCES at “Walk the Walk” for Autism!

On Sunday, January 24th, join North Coast Education Services at the Autism Society of Greater Cleveland’s “Walk the Walk: A Mile in their Shoes…” Come visit our table to speak with Nikki, our Director of Student Services.  Get specific recommendations for your student and information about some of our great programs — including the 2016 Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, …

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