yes, hiring a tutor can provide someone to watch and monitor him. By being physically present, the tutor can push your son and help him complete his assignments. In my experience, if the child doesn't know the tutor as well, they will be less willing to talk back or... more
Some great questions in my opinion would be about how they learned as a kid and asking if they integrate that into their tutoring regime. It can be great to gain insight into the teaching styles. Another great question would be hobbies or interests of the tutor as it can... more
Kumon can be very beneficial, but as a student, repetitive learning can also become, for lack of better words, boring, as well as discouraging. In order for kids to truly retain information, they should engage in unique and changing activities to help them learn in a number of ways and... more
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