Welcome to the website
for parents and teens who are serious about giving themselves a great education without having to go broke. There are
lots of amazing choices already available for anyone who knows where to look.
strategies have been gleaned from spending over 10,000 hours working one on one (in person) with students to help them acquire
key learning skills before it costs them or their families a lot of money. Kathy's students have changed their lives
and their destinies. Here are a few of their secrets. Please remember everyone is different. There are no guarantees.
|The "Green Witch" in Disguise
|Shhh - please don't tell anyone.
Whether the following strategies
work for you may depend a lot on you.
For Parents - Parents are free to make their own choices.
Keeping Yourself Informed - But don't worry; feel free to believe the entitlement hype, someone
else is totally happy to sacrifice their future for yours.
Unapproved, Unaffiliated and Totally Unsanctioned!
No high fallutin' expertise
whatsoever is claimed. Everything on this site is from spending thousands of hours working one on one with students
and their families to see what works and what doesn't. Anyone is welcome to take advantage of the
information on this site. However, please remember that in today's world, there are no guarantees.
Everyone's situation is different and all individuals make their own choices. Reality is that education
is an individual responsibility. Solutions should be designed and implemented with that in mind. Many
of the solutions on this site will only work for a small group of people. They won't work for everybody which is why they
won't work in the public school system. Thank you ahead of time for tolerating my imperfections. It is too busy
to always be perfect. And the people who expect it are usually too difficult to work with, anyways. The secret
to a good life is to avoid the entitled. They are a pain in the .....
Kathy (aka the Wicked Witch of tutoring) is an unorthodox math and science tutor
who focuses her energy on becoming good at what she does and knows better than to take herself too seriously. As an
independent provider, she is able to prioritize using the best of what's available for her students regardless of politics
or marketing. Her hardest working students have been very successful. College is phenomenally expensive; a
lot of people overpay. Once they have wasted their money and their time, it's too late to fix it.
Note: This site was designed to let parents and students educate
themselves without having to listen to people who don't do any of the real work blabber on about themselves or have
every little thing they do tracked or judged. It is updated every few months with stuff that has made a difference
for Kathy's students and their families. (Or, just some wacky experiences you wouldn't want to have happen
This site did not need to be popular to be effective. It only needed to help the people who read
it and understand it. If you are one of them, that is wonderful.