Ep #9: Executive Functioning Series – How to Help Your Child to Study

Mary dives into the word “study” and the most common mistakes students make in the process of studying. She goes on to list ways we can clarify what we mean when we ask our kids to study, and the strategies students can use to practice that skill.

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Ep #8: Interview with Tatum DeMann

Tatum DeMann is in college at University of Pennsylvania now, studying at the Wharton School and playing on the volleyball team. She met Mary Miele in Grade 2 when they worked together on Tatum’s ways of learning.

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Ep #6: Client Spotlight: Talking with Joely Winnick

Ep #6: Client Spotlight: Talking with Joely Winnick Joely Winnick is now working as a member of a media company in charge of the L'Oréal account. She met Mary in Grade 9 when they worked to improve critical thinking. Joely’s work with Mary helped Mary create the Evolved Education Paradigm…

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Ep #5: How to Get Your Kid to Own Their Work

Ep #5: How to Get Your Kid to Own Their Work Mary Miele speaks about a question from a parent about how to get their kid to own their work. She gives some ideas on what to do when your child is disengaged and unmotivated to do their work. Listen…

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Ep #4: Why We Should Be Highlighting Strengths

Ep #4: Why We Should Be Highlighting Strengths Mary speaks about a question from an educator who wonders how to begin the work of highlighting strengths in their tutoring sessions. Mary suggests interviewing the 8th grade student to find out what is going well in each of the subject areas.…

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Ep #3: How Much Should We Cover in a Tutoring Session?

Ep #3: How Much Should We Cover in a Tutoring Session? Mary explores this issue from a parent: “We started to work on a math tutoring program just recently and things have not been going as well as we thought they would. I do think we are trying to do…

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Ep #2: My Kid Hates Math: What Do We Do? – Part 2

Ep #2: My Kid Hates Math: What Do We Do? - Part 2 A parent asks, “Mary, my kid is in third grade and already hates math. We are worried about how this will implode over time and make things difficult in the long run. What should we do?” In…

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Ep #1: My Kid Hates Math: What Do We Do? – Part 1

Ep #1: My Kid Hates Math: What Do We Do? - Part 1 A parent asks, “Mary, my kid is in third grade and already hates math. We are worried about how this will implode over time and make things difficult in the long run. What should we do?” Mary…

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