Educational issues facing parents today are far more complicated than ever before. The days when parents could send their children off to school with hope that getting them on the school bus was sufficient have long since passed.
The Common Core, the new SAT, the emergence of the ACT, the complexity of college applications and the reality that our children will be entering a far different economic world creates the need for expert educational advice.
We are here to help with all your educational needs.
Daryl has become the go-to advisor for parents regarding high stakes educational issues. Having developed his initial educational expertise through training students in standardized testing and scholastic performance, Daryl’s ability to motivate students while training in different content areas became widely known. Transitioning to college and career counseling, Daryl’s following grew nationally due to is books and subsequent TV, radio, and media coverage. For parents seeking advice on a myriad of issues ranging from college, career, and motivational issues, Daryl is Connecticut’s top expert.
Clients with children who have learning challenges need both expert and compassionate advisors. Jean Card has become the leading expert in our geographic area in helping students navigate the difficult issues facing parents and students with executive functioning issues, learning differences, and diagnosed learning disabilities such as dyslexia.
Jesse Brockwell are not only the top math tutors in Southeastern, CT but also expert guides on which math classes and which math teachers match well with our students. Math requires such expertise because those who are heading into STEM careers must have top notch math skills and those who are not heading into math fields usually find advanced math classes to be the most challenging in high school. We sometimes say metaphorically – but with increasing literalness – that both Jesse and Galen are developing cult followings among math students in Connecticut.
In simple summary, Daryl Capuano designed this program to train students in the job of being a student. Motivation plus study skills plus test taking skills plus skill development. This unique program has led to (1) better grades for our students (2) better lifelong motivation and work habits and (3) better parent-child relationships (we help minimize nagging!)
The college process is daunting for most. We ensure that our clients move through the process effectively through clarifying the student and family’s goals/interests, guiding our family-clients through the process and helping to maximize admissions possibilities at colleges of interest.
The new world of work is so radically different than what parents experienced that getting expert advice on potential career paths is vital at any age. Usually, our career counseling is done in conjunction with college choice, particularly as parents consider the investment they are making to fund college.
Students who have executive functioning issues, learning differences, learning disabilties, and educational challenges of different sorts benefit from academic intervention that is more than just tutoring.
Our educational expertise for Connecticut students and parents can be accessed here