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4 Strategies to Improve Getting Started
Dec 17, 2019

4 Strategies to Improve Getting Started

When it comes to getting schoolwork done, getting started is probably the most common frustrater for students. Those who are susceptible to executive function challenges will most likely have a difficult time initiating anything from small tasks to big tasks — easy or hard. It is very difficult to get started when we want to. […]

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What Does a College Coach Do?
Nov 19, 2019

What Does a College Coach Do?

Here at State Street, we often get asked what coaches do (and how is it different from a tutor). This is an important question, and it’s one that parents need to understand when seeking out support in college. First, let’s focus on the main objective of each. Tutors are focused on the content of classes; […]

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The Big 3: Diet, Sleep, Exercise
Nov 5, 2019

The Big 3: Diet, Sleep, Exercise

Let’s take a look at a past student. After struggling his first semester in college and getting a 2.6 grade point average, we laid out a plan for him to improve his grades. The first few steps involved setting goals around attendance, weekly work, project management, and other academic-related issues.  However, we also had to […]

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