There is academic pressure among students as early as kindergarten. As children continue their education, elementary school students are faced with an unprecedented amount of stress and anxiety. Twenty five percent of elementary school students will experience an anxiety disorder according to the National Institutes of Mental Health. There have
Learning Disabilities: What to Look For According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, around 5-9% of the general population has a learning disability. Teachers are often the first to notice that a student might have a learning disability. Sometimes the signs are easy to notice like a student who
Educational Consulting Services Can Help Students An educational consultant helps students navigate the college admissions process by matching student’s abilities, goals, and needs to the best fit colleges and universities to support their scholastic and vocational needs. At Jump Start Tutoring Service from South Florida we help students explore their
What Are Some Students Learning Styles Everyone experiences the world in a unique way. Jump Start acknowledges this fact is foundational in our customized approach to teaching. We believe that every student has a particular learning style that will enable them to maximize their comprehension and achieve their full academic
School superintendents in Broward and Miami are calling children not showing up to school, “disappearing students.” These students are missing school entirely, as they are not showing up online or in person. This trend can be seen across the country during the coronavirus pandemic. Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent, Alberto
How Homeschooling Helps Students With Special Needs According to the National Centers for Educational Statistics, homeschooling families find that special needs students perform significantly better with in-home instruction as compared to the traditional classroom. The study explains that students with learning disabilities account for approximately 16% of the homeschooling population.
Writing on Standardized Tests Many students are familiar with weekly quizzes and tests, although many students also take standardized tests. Standardized tests, like the SAT and ACT, are given to large groups and have strict protocols when administering the test. It is important for students to prepare for standardized tests