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What It Takes to Succeed in College

Freshman Fears Imagine stepping foot on a college campus for the first time. Maybe you don’t know where your classes are located, or perhaps you feel nervous about making new friends. It is normal to feel lost, both physically and emotionally. Luckily, three of our Tutor Zone instructors, Anumita Nag…

Tutor Zone Remains Resilient Through COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Tutor Zone has encouraged all students and their families to build resilience. To be resilient is to bounce back during stressful times. When Tutor Zone shut down in December, we had to put in-person tutoring on hold and our instructors figured out how to adapt to…

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Ready with Resources!

Nearpod Sufia Jafery, Tutor Zone’s Placentia manager, described Nearpod as being “an interactive version of PowerPoint.” In nearpod.com, instructors can take their PowerPoints and Google Slides to the next level by including activities such as Collaborate Boards, where students can post their answers for the entire class to see, polls,…