No. When he is older, your child may need a tutor for physics, BC Calculus, Mandarin Chinese, marine biology, or any other subject with which you the parent lack expertise. But luckily, it's different for the kindergarten ERB. You and your skilled babysitter can handle preschool / kindergarten skills. You don't need to outsource this … Continue reading Does My Child Need an ERB Tutor to Get Into Private School Kindergarten?
Best Books for Moving to New York City: Public Schools
Moving to New York City? As an educational consultant who helps relocating families find Manhattan and Brooklyn schools, neighborhoods, and enrichment activities, people often come to me for book recommendations. Here are some of my favorites for NYC transferees and residents looking at NYC public schools: New York City's Best Public Elementary Schools: A Parent's … Continue reading Best Books for Moving to New York City: Public Schools
Auditory Processing Disorder
Auditory Processing Disorder is when your brain hears sound, but can't make proper sense of it. One popular book says that having APD is like hearing sound through water. Having auditory processing disorder can hold a child back socially, academically, and emotionally.Over the years, many of my clients have reported that their children have received … Continue reading Auditory Processing Disorder