Four Ways Tutors and Teachers Can Use Pinterest

On February 28, 2012, in Social Media, Teaching, Technology, Technology in Education, Tutoring, ed tech, tips, by Scott Cronenweth
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Millions of people are now using Pinterest to plan their weddings or home remodels, market products or just share ideas and inspirations. And Pinterest is also a great technology for education!

The STEM Trend’s Growing Impact on Out-of-School Learning

On January 10, 2012, in Education Industry, Technology, Technology in Education, Tutoring, by Scott Cronenweth
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The growing energy behind STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) curricula in US schools is influencing the after-school and tutoring communities to provide new learning options.

Fun Facts about Technology Use on Campus

On December 27, 2011, in Technology, Technology in Education, ed tech, by Scott Cronenweth
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Reports on an interesting info-graphic describing technology usage and preferences among college students.

SAT Test Prep Apps for iPad

On September 13, 2011, in ACT, Assessment & Testing, SAT, Technology, Test preparation, digital content, ed tech, standardized testing, by Scott Cronenweth
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A variety of test prep apps have recently come out for the iPad, iPhone and other mobile devices, with more sure to follow.

 

Cool New Free Technology for Tutors

On July 5, 2011, in Technology, Technology in Education, Tutoring, by Scott Cronenweth
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Here are some recommendations for technology-savvy tutors from Richard Byrne’s “Free Technology for Teachers” blog.

 

The Ultimate Social Media and Marketing Guide for Tutors

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This last decade was a challenging one for marketers, but it doesn’t have to be for tutors who need online marketing know-how. The arrival of social media, smart phones and growing connectivity to the internet changed all the rules for many marketers who were used to traditional methods of attracting business. Suddenly you didn’t need [...]

 

How to Add Color to Your Tutoring Brand Using Facebook [3 Examples]

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Though it may be a cake walk to create a Facebook business page, it’s not an easy venture to make it engaging to your tutoring prospects. Fortunately you don’t need to learn how to do Facebook right all alone. There are many businesses who have paved the way before you to creating engaging and creative [...]

 

6 Must-Download iPad Apps for Tutors

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While you may lean on traditional teaching methods as the foundation of your tutoring business, the world is moving quickly in the other direction. As a tutor who is dealing with a generation of students who grew up around computers, it’s your responsibility to break through the technological clutter of their daily lives and help [...]

 

5 Clever SAT Preparation Videos to Share with Your Tutoring Students

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Though you may have a defined strategy for helping your students achieve their best scores on the SAT, you may from time to time want to mix up your tutoring experience and connect with your students on their level. Online video is a great way for tutors to connect and engage with students online and [...]

 

How to Develop a Winning Marketing Strategy for Your Tutoring Website

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Your website is a powerful tool in your marketing arsenal. However, it’s a powerful tool that too many tutoring companies don’t know how to weld properly. Many tutoring companies may have a marketing strategy for their business, but they fail to interweave the fabric of their communications into a seamless marketing plan they can follow. [...]