Distance Learning

"Without fail, you’ll learn a lot in Thuy’s class. Similarly, you’ll have a lot of fun. There was not a moment in this class that I was not captivated by what I was learning and how Thuy taught it." 

 

May 2021, Rising 9th Grader 

Summer and Year-Round Course Listing:

The 9-Session University Success Playbook 

 

(Grades 12th - college)

$1,620 (cover sessions) + $10 (supplemental worksheets) 

This one-on-one , 9-hour course will give students all the foundational college success tips and strategies to have a smart start every semester.  You will accomplish more in a less amount of time on a daily basis.  You will feel like you can hit the ground running the entire semester. 

*Personalized instruction tailored to student's needs and grade level available as needed.  

What you'll learn:  (Each session is 60 minutes). Flexible schedule. 

Session 1:  How to frontload your systems of efficiency and time-savers 

Session 2: How to understand syllabi and what to do with them

Session 3: How to absorb knowledge and move it into long-term memory

Session 4: How to utilize campus resources and get the most out of them

Session 5: How to get to know your professors and cultivate professional relationships from the very start

Session 6: How to prepare before each class and be ahead of the game

Session 7: How to use professors' office hours to boost your academic performance and maintain high marks 

Session 8: How to function in group assignments and hold your study partners accountable

Session 9: How to say no to negative influences and temptations in college 

The 10-Session Critical Writer Guide 

 

(Grades 7th - college)

$1,560 (cover sessions) + $10 (supplemental worksheets) 

This one-on-one, 10-hour course will give students solid writing strategies to blossom and broaden their horizon into a high-caliber writer who can write with depth and breadth about any given topic in the academic realm.  Students will learn to operate as a systematic thinker who can communicate complex ideas in various avenues from concrete to abstract and the reverse. 

*Personalized instruction tailored to student's needs and grade level available as needed. 

What you'll learn:  (Each session is 60 minutes).  Flexible schedule. 

Session 1:  Understanding your writing topic

Session 2: Planning a thorough essay

Session 3: Drafting and sequencing your essay with ease

Session 4: Give your topic a unique bent

Session 5:  Finding your individual voice 

Session 6: Fully back up your thesis statement 

Session 7: Love your brainchild by proofreading your paper

Session 8: How to heighten the paper's logic 

Session 9: How to make the audience can't argue with you

Session 10:  How to make your essay work for you

 

The 10-Session Critical Reader Guide 

(Grades 7th - college)

$1,560 (cover sessions) + $10 (supplemental worksheets) 

This one-on-one, 10-hour course will give students advanced critical thinking skills to process, digest, and question what they read.  The critical thinker will understand both the surface level and the deeper meaning of various text/genres  from multiple perspectives (socially, culturally, academically, and personally).  The student will learn the science of how to think not just what to think. 

*Personalized instruction tailored to student's needs and grade level available as needed.  

What you'll learn:  (Each session is 60 minutes).  Flexible schedule. 

Session 1:  Inference:  Understanding the invisible by digging deeper

Session 2:  Active reading:  Keep the pen moving 

Session 3: Paraphrase to perfection 

Session 4: Process of elimination 

Session 5: Find the bigger message

Session 6: Asking meaningful questions

Session 7: Connecting the dots 

Session 8: Can you feel the author's pain? 

Session 9: Perspective-taking is a walk in the park. 

Session 10:  And people relate to this masterpiece, why?  

The 5-Session High Performer's Compass:  A+ Every Time 

 

(Grades 7th - college)

$1,125 (cover sessions) + $10 (supplemental worksheets) 

This one-on-one, 5-hour course will give students fundamental skills to get schoolwork done in a systematic way and able to juggle effortlessly with multiple competing obligations in an efficient, impeccable, and stress-free manner.  The students will also learn how to create and maintain personal, organizational systems for daily usage and convenience while completing high-quality work consistently. 

*Personalized instruction tailored to student's needs and grade level available as needed.

What you'll learn:  (Each session is 60 minutes). Flexible schedule. 

Session 1:  How to monitor and manage workload

Session 2:  How to organize deadlines from multiple channels

Session 3: How to turn complex tasks into manageable mini projects

Session 4: How to analyze assignments' directions to produce a thoughtful academic assignment

Session 5: How to skillfully submit and store assignments both for current and future learning

"S. is consistently challenged with your curriculum and is learning a tremendous amount."

​-Father of an 8th Grader, Dec. 2020