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Math should be fun. The trick is to figure out how to make it so for each individual student. Every child has specific interests that spark his or her intellectual curiosity, and those interests are the key. If you read my blog regularly, you know that I tutor a home-schooled nine-year-old boy who has high-functioning […]

Why I Love Tuesdays

I love Tuesdays. On Tuesdays I get to work (or, better said, “play”) with one of my favorite students. “Tom” is 9 years old and autistic. He is also cheerful, enthusiastic, and polite … at least on Tuesdays. His mom says he is sometimes cranky on other days but he’s always happy when Tuesday arrives. […]