Newsletter | September 2021

Newsletter | September 2021

Back in School – what’s the scoop?

Students behind in math

Students are 5 months behind in Math and 4 months behind in Reading

recently published study by McKinsey & Company reveals that after a year in remote and hybrid learning, students in the United States have fallen behind significantly. Assessment tests showed the biggest loss is in math, averaging 5 months behind, and English following at 4 months behind.

Learning loss isn’t the only side effect

Roughly 80 percent of 16,870 parents surveyed had “some level of concern” about their child’s mental health or social and emotional health and development since the pandemic began
read more…

Did you know?
  • The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that about 3.3% of students in the U.S. were homeschooled before the pandemic. That number is now at 11.1% or 5 million.
  • By the end of 2018 (the last available figures) more than 3.3 million students in the U.S. attended charter schools.
  • There are almost 35,000 private schools in the United States, serving 5.7 million PK-12 students. 78% of these are religiously-affiliated schools.
  • Enrollment in community colleges, other two-year college programs, and four-year colleges is down while the dropout rate in high schools is up.

Call 877-888-6787 for details!

Newsletter | August 2021

Newsletter | August 2021

Back to School???

First day of school

Uncertainty Persists for the New School Year

Just when you thought you and your family could return to “normal” for the new school year starting this month, the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus has become a major disruptor. This will be the THIRD school year that is affected by the pandemic in one way or another.
 
What’s it going to be like for students returning to school?
read more…


Do Over Year

Thinking about holding your student back for a year?

Regardless of whether your child is returning to school in person, or may still be doing school remotely, a lot of parents are considering a “do-over” year.

What are the pros and cons of a “Do-Over” year and what options do you have?

read more…


Tutor Spotlight

Check out our Tutor Spotlight!

We’ve started a new blog category so we can shine the spotlight on our tutors. We’re just getting started, so check out the first few spotlights we’ve published.


TutorUp can provide the one-on-one academic support your child needs to make up for COVID learning loss.

Call 877-888-6787 for details!