What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We not only work on developing a child's academic skills, but on improving his or her attitude towards both school and learning. Unlike traditional tutoring, which is meant to help students through a particular subject, learning at Huntington helps a child improve in all areas.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
We provide everything for all programs except subject tutoring (curriculum, supplies, and academic manipulative-materials).
Students do not need to bring anything to our center.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
As a teacher, I could not reach all the students who needed one-to-one help. This center ensures each child receives the specific instruction they need to strengthen their academic experience.
What do you love most about your job?
What I love most about this job is that it provides me the opportunity to help students succeed even when parents do not believe it is possible. I love when students come to the center with a spark in their eyes and share with me that what they learned here helped make their schoolwork easier.
Signature service: Tutoring in most subjects K-12
Staff Size: 11–25 people
Average Duration of Services: 1–2 hours
Brands Used: Brainy Kids math and English curriculum
Pro Tip: Diagnostic testing in math and English K-12 offered to long-term clients at participating centers.
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