Lake Worth, FL
Yes. Just have the tutor do practice study sessions with them.
Try to relate it to the kids life or have it have some meaning so after the session, they don't just forget about it and are looking forward to it next time.
Tutoring always helps, but it has diminishing results. The higher you score is, the less it will help. The opposite is true for struggling students. This is because at the top, the amount you need to learn is a lot less and its more about refining your application of knowledge... more
For the first family, kindly request for them to stick to a schedule or to give you enough notice. If they can't comply, tell them you can't tutor their child. For the second, same as the first. Ask for what you need and if they don't give... more
Try to have him create things he can share with his friends. If he is seeing the fruits of his labor, he will very quickly start truly enjoying it and will study on his own without you needing to push him. Good luck!
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