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It's much harder to be a parent in today's world. 
 
      Having worked with over 200 families and spent thousands of hours observing, it seems that parents who acquire different types of skills have different types of success.  Reality is that the world is different today than it was years ago.  Many adults don't have the same values as people did before the start of the "me" mentality of the 1980's.  Today, parents need certain skills order to protect their families from being victimized by the self absorption of other people.  
 
      Reality is that the parents who can teach their own kids key skills have a huge advantage.  They can have much better outcomes with less stress and much less cost.  They are also far less dependent on the skills of others.  For those parents building their skills and developing their own individual education plans, here are a few thoughts to consider:
 

A lot of students go to college unprepared.  Test scores and grades are only one small component of what kids need to be successful.  For parents developing their education plan, here are a few thoughts to consider.

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The key to success has very little to do with how much money a family has and everything to do with how parents use their money to implement their priorities.  Here are a few thoughts to consider for parents developing their education plans.

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Reducing the stress of getting to college

College will change
when parents change.

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 Math is a critical life skill.  It keeps people from being the easiest victims.

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My privacy policy is that I don't keep track of who looks at this site. 
People have a right to their personal privacy.
Tracking just comes across as a little too disrespectful for me.
 

Money doesn't cure diseases, people do ......
  Money doesn't solve problems, people do.

There are some incredible people around ....

Please remember that no person or organization can be all things to all people. 
Everyone is different.  People who can help themselves have a much better life. 
It is wise to have more than one resource.
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Compiled and authored by Kathy, aka "The Wicked Witch" of Tutoring - Ha Ha  
Copyright guidelines:  Please feel free to share whatever is of value for you. In today's world, it is up to you to know who is capable and who isn't. This site provides no guarantees. Education is what you make of it.