The “I Can” Kid

by Carole Richards   Recently I met with a delightful smart and insightful ten-year-old fifth-grade girl. She spoke lovingly about spending time with her family. She was a happy child. Her mother brought her to see me because the parents thought she had dyslexia. The girl described school as difficult and reading was hard. However, when I tested her, she …

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NCES Tutor

Vive Le Difference — The North Coast Tutor

For over 30 years, North Coast Education Services has been providing quality private in-home tutoring to the families of Northeast Ohio.  NCES Vice President John Kusik shares some of the key factors that have led to our success in his latest article. Vive Le Difference! with North Coast Education Services John Kusik, NCES Vice President Yes, there is a tremendous …

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Back to School Tutoring

Back to School Tutoring — What Options Are Available?

Back to school season can cause anxiety for everyone – students, teachers, and parents.  Students worry about homework, teachers fret about standardized tests, and parents hope for good grades.  No matter the problem, back to school tutoring may be the solution. Click here for four tips to help you get ready to go back to school! Don’t Wait for a …

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Smartphones and Our Children’s Brains

BY CAROLE RICHARDS   I grew up in an era where everyone had one landline in their home without even voicemail.  We all survived and communicated often in person or by phone. Today we communicate by text, voicemail, email, Twitter, Facetime and much more.  However, social interaction is missing.  These handy gadgets eliminate the need to talk in person and …

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A Rewarding Opportunity

With North Coast Education Services (NCES), there are plenty of opportunities for tutoring in Ohio.  Click here for a list of our current tutoring opportunities, or read on to learn more about our most pressing needs for tutors. “The Education Problem Solvers” since 1985 North Coast Education Services has been Northeast Ohio’s leader in private in-home tutoring for over 30 years.  …

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Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

Save the Date — 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

We are just three weeks away from the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet.  This free event is for Northeast Ohio families of struggling students, with or without a formal diagnosis.  And now, you can win a prize just for preregistering for the event! About the Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet The Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet …

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Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

Join Us at the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet!

Save the date!  North Coast Education Services is a sponsor of the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet and we want you to attend! 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet Each year, Connecting for Kids holds an annual “Meet and Greet”.  This free, public event is for families of children who are struggling, with or without a formal …

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Many Tutoring Opportunities Available with NCES!

Since 1985, North Coast Education Services has been providing quality in-home tutoring services to families throughout Northeast Ohio.  Our proven reading and math approaches and problem-solving skills are part of our success.  But so are our tutors…and we need more. NCES seeks tutors for opportunities in Northeast Ohio. In the summer of each year, we host a general information session …

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Save the Date for the 2017 Summer and Beyond Fair!

Calling all families!  You won’t want to miss this incredible event! State Support Team Region 3 and the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County are hosting their 19th annual Summer and Beyond Fair for Children and Youth with Disabilities.  This free event for Ohio families is open to the general public.  Come meet various organizations from the Ohio area who …

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