Believing that learning and behavioral disorders stem from improper communication between brain hemispheres, Brain Balance Centers offers a drug-free, multi-faceted system to boost brain function. Physical and cognitive exercises combine with easy-to-follow dietary changes to improve social, academic and behavioral issues associated with ADHD, Asperger's, and other social and learning disorders without the use of medication. Now more than 50 Brain Balance Centers practice this Hemispheric Integration Therapy, with professional teams tailoring programs to help kids improve focus and behavior, academic performance, communication, and social skills.
Helmed by state-certified teachers, KnowledgePoints learning centers mold the minds of those students who have fallen behind–or those students who need an extra challenge–in a comfortable and supportive environment. The organization's teachers take a personal approach to basic skills tutoring, relying on tried-and-true techniques to help students boost grades in math, reading, and writing, and to develop better study habits. Additionally, KnowledgePoints utilizes diagnostic skills assessments in order to identify every student's strengths and weaknesses.
Founded in 1977, Huntington Learning Center employs a battalion of highly trained tutors who help students succeed both at school and in standardized testing. The academic evaluation, consisting of exams performed in a simulated classroom environment, yields a comprehensive collection of data that the center director uses to design a custom learning program and a personalized, in-class obstacle course. For SAT/ACT students, the evaluation includes an actual full-length SAT or ACT exam.
Veteran Emergency Services CEO William Hartig has spent a total of eight years in the Army so far, and is currently enlisted with the Army National Guard. He understands firsthand the work ethic and dedication that goes with that service—which is exactly why he seeks out current and former military personnel to fill all of his company’s positions.
William and the compassionate, skilled Veteran Emergency Services team provide aid throughout the greater Philadelphia region as paramedics, firefighters, and physicians. And back at the Veteran Emergency Services facility, the team teaches emergency life support skills in various classes.
As featured on Fox Philadelphia, pop artist and zesty Palette Kids’ founder Perry Milou nurtures artistry in young ones aged 5–17 with lessons informed by a 20-year career in art education. Imaginations run rampant as up to 10 children explore drawing, painting, and sculpture at basic, intermediate, or advanced levels with a generous 2:1 student-to-teacher ratio to ensure that each child revels in individual attention. Pens fly and brushes swish across an 8-foot drawing wall in the spacious, polychromatic studio, and enterprising engineers can concoct a 3-D art project from a choice of 50 prototypes, such as pizzas, a whimsical Philly skyline, or replicas of themselves to send to school in their place.