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Tutoring Services for All Ages

Private (One-to-One), Semi-Private or Group Tutoring

Taking the First Step

Making the decision to find a solution is sometimes the most difficult step in the tutoring process. We are here to help. Find out more about our services, rates and how we can help your individual student BREAKTHROUGH!
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Educational Breakthroughs offers Private, (One-To-One), Semi-Private and Group Tutoring for students of all ages. Determining the best learning environment for the student can be an important factor in the student's success and greatly affect his/her results. At Educational Breakthroughs, we'll help you determine the best solution! We offer tutoring services for many subjects such as: English, reading, writing, history, science, math, and foreign language, as well as college entrance exam preparation courses. Based on the findings from the initial consultation, we create a program tailored to fit the needs of the individual student and assign a subject matter expert to conduct the tutoring sessions.

We understand that sometimes the learning process can be frustrating and that you may have many questions. At Educational Breakthroughs it is our goal to keep the lines of communication open at all times during the tutoring process. You will be kept up to date with any concerns as well as progress and successes your student experiences throughout the tutoring process.

Using the student's own textbooks, our approach places emphasis on:

  • Identifying a student's academic strengths and needs
  • Support for students with learning differences and attention issues
  • Helping students set goals and monitoring progress
  • Improving study skills
  • Test taking tips and tactics
  • Strategies that capitalize on individual learning styles

Many of our tutoring services are available in a private or group setting. Did you know you can SAVE MONEY by simply networking with friends, family and co-workers who may have a student with similar learning requirements and create your own semi-private or group class? Contact us today for more information.

Tutoring Programs

SAT/ACT/PSAT Test Prep

Did you know that many colleges offer scholarships based on test scores?

Higher Scores Open Doors!!!

Educational Breakthroughs encourages sophomores, juniors, and seniors to prepare for the PSAT, SAT or ACT exams EARLY. By studying content as well as test-taking strategies and time management techniques, scores will increase. Our unique program focuses on math concepts (Algebra and Geometry) and formulas; a thorough review of the verbal sections including vocabulary and reading comprehension; writing organization and skills. In preparation for the actual exam, we offer students the opportunity to take and review practice tests to include any or all of the content area. It's proven: practice tests strengthen knowledge, reduce anxiety, and build confidence in test takers. Learn more about our Test Masters Program

What People Are Saying About Us

"Thank you Educational Breakthroughs! After SAT Preparation classes my daughter's scores rose significantly!!!"

MASTER THE TEST

Tutoring Options

Private, Semi-Private (2-4 Students), and Group (5+ Students)
Test Prep packages are available for SAT, SAT II subject tests, ACT, AP Exams, High School Entrance Exams, Praxis, GED, and GRE.

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Scheduling

Private, Semi-Private and Group sessions are available after school and weekends. Selecting optimal dates for test preparation will depend upon when the student is planning on taking the exam. It is best to prepare two to four months in advance of the test.

Please plan ahead to achieve the best results and contact us for options and availability.

Reasons to Prepare

SAT/ACT Prep can pay for itself by helping students achieve the scores they need to get into the college of their choice.

The rigorous Educational Breakthroughs SAT/ACT Prep classes include:

  • Verbal Skills
  • Vocabulary/Grammar
  • Essay Writing and Organization
  • Math
  • Science Reasoning (ACT)
  • Problem Solving
  • Test Taking Strategies

Study Skills

At Educational Breakthroughs, students learn more easily and efficiently because...

Our tutors teach them HOW to study!

Educational Breakthroughs offers strategies that capitalize on each student's individual learning style. Our tutors place a strong emphasis on the following:

  • Individual Learning Styles
  • Note Taking Skills
  • Organization
  • Time Management
  • Test Preparation
  • Improving Students' Grades

HOMEWORK HELP SESSIONS

Starting at only
$15
per session
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What People Are Saying About Us

“I tried to help my son with homework, but so much has changed since I went to school. Then, Educational Breakthroughs came to my rescue! No more fighting about homework in our house! The tutors know how to help my son when I don't!"

Homework Help

Would you like to eliminate Homework hassles and stress for both you and the student in your home? Enroll your student in Educational Breakthroughs Homework Help and let our tutors take the "head-ache" out of homework.

After School Homework Help is available for all grades and all subjects. Students can also choose to receive tutoring at our Tutoring Center or Online.

The 15-minute sessions can be used ANYTIME after school during our normal hours. Typically, our students utilize Homework Help when they remain at the center after their 1-hour tutoring session to practice learned skills.  During these sessions, students complete homework assignments (from either the tutor or school) on their own and have the opportunity to interact with nearby tutors if they need help.  Independent of private tutoring, Homework Help is a great option for students needing assistance completing special projects, completing assignments or preparing for tests after school.

In addition to establishing better study habits, students learn to improve organization and time management skills.  Homework Help is the ideal solution to reinforce learning and provide accountability.  Whether the student is working alone, with a tutor, or with other students, it’s an affordable and productive time that maximizes learning.

Sign-up online by using our contact form or for immediate help, call us at (717) 795-9929.

It's the perfect solution!

* Flexible Scheduling & Times
* On location at the Tutoring Center OR Online
* Get help to complete:
- Difficult Projects
- Reports and Papers
- Lengthy Homework Assignments
- Test preparation
* Improve Grades!

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Creative Learning Solutions (CLS)
to Overcome Learning Challenges
(Orton-Gillingham Based)

Our Goal:

To help students develop tools of independent learning in the classroom and in life.

Understanding how to help your student learn begins with understanding the student. Orton-Gillingham and NILD (National Institute For Learning Development) have developed programs to help both educators and students get results. Below is an excerpt from the NILD web site to begin understanding learning disabilities.

"People with learning disabilities have average to superior intelligence. Many are gifted in math, science, fine arts, journalism, and other creative fields. A list of such people would include Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci, Winston Churchill and many others who have changed the course of our world.

However, their tremendous strengths are offset by noticeable weaknesses - an inability to read or write, memory problems, and difficulty understanding what is heard or seen. These difficulties stem, not from a physical problem with the eyes or ears, but rather from the basic neurological functioning of the brain." - www.nild.net [Visit NILD or Orton-Gillingham to learn more or contact us today to speak with us in person about any concerns you may have.]

Ask yourself:

  • Does your child struggle with memory, focus, reading, spelling and math concepts?
  • Have you tried all kinds of curriculum and your child still isn't getting it?
  • Do you suspect your child might have a learning disability?

If you answered "Yes" to any of the questions above, then he/she could be a good candidate for our Creative Learning Solutions Program.

Please keep in mind that Educational Therapy is not tutoring; rather it is an intensive program that focuses on retraining the way the brain thinks using a variety of techniques to strengthen student deficits and develop new pathways of thinking by stimulating communication between the right and left brain.

Home School

Home school parents and guardians, if you reach a roadblook while teaching your children, please contact Educational Breakthroughs. Our tutors are here to help!

Our Home School Services include:

  • Notorizing affadivits
  • Tutoring
  • Evaluation
  • Testing
  • Consultation
  • Classes
  • Home School Teaching is available for individuals or families
  • Cyber School Support

Summer Programs

Did you know?
During summer vacation students lose about 25% of the information learned in the previous school year. Even if your student IS learning throughout the school year, summer retention is a huge problem. Let Educational Breakthroughs help by providing both remedial and enrichment programs during the summer months to maximize retention and help your student excel.

Summer School

Provides summer instruction for students who need additional instruction to strengthen skills to prepare for the following year in the areas such as: reading, writing, spelling, English, basic math, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, science, biology, chemistry, physics, social studies, geography, and foreign languages.

Summer Camp Programs

We make summer learning exciting, fun and memorable. Classes are scheduled for all ages (children and adults) throughout the summer in various areas such as drawing, painting, photography, foreign languages, speed reading, science experiments, hands-on math classes. Class availability, size, and location are dependent upon interest.

Parental Training/Support Groups

Educational Breakthroughs is willing to organize support groups as interest arises.

PAPA Teacher Test Prep

Our tutors are available to help future teachers with passing the PAPA test. We are available to specifically address the English and Math section of the test. This particular program can be done in person or online.

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