What’s Needed for Online Tutoring

Once you’ve scheduled your first tutoring sessions, it’s time to get ready to make the most of them. 1. High Speed Internet Access The first need for online tutoring is a high speed internet connection. If you visit a local library or have cable internet service in a city or suburb, your internet speeds can be as high as 200 Mbps. These speeds are NOT necessary for online tutoring sessions. We use Google Meet for our online meetings, and users will be fine as long as their internet speed is 2 Mpbs or higher. You can test your internet connection … Continue

How Does Tutoring Help a Student?

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If you’re a parent, you may wonder how providing a child with tutoring can help. You should be asking questions like: What benefits does tutoring really offer? How does tutoring improve a child’s life? Is tutoring really necessary? Is tutoring worth the money? These are important questions that parents should be asking. The easy answer is NO, generally speaking, tutoring is not productive or worth the money. There are bad, over-priced tutors that are just looking for money. Most are just modern teachers doing modern things, as if more of a bad thing makes it good. Most modern tutoring is … Continue

Classical Catholic Homeschooling in Virginia

Classical Catholic Homeschooling in Virginia

Homeschooling in America is very generously supported by state governments. My wife and I have been homeschooling for over 20 years and have never had a single incident along the way. The state officials we have to deal with are always supportive and friendly. To homeschool in Virginia, parents must: have a high school diploma, file an annual “Notice of Intent”, and submit annual evidence of progress. These requirements are no trouble at all and we can help you greatly exceed them in the Classical Liberal Arts Academy, while giving your children a classical Catholic education. You don’t need to … Continue

Enrollment Levels in the CLAA

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In this message, I’d like to help you understand the different forms of enrollment available in the Classical Liberal Arts Academy.  Parents cannot force real classical Catholic studies on their children, and there’s no amount of money that can buy Wisdom.  In the Classical Liberal Arts Academy, we prepare the path for students to enjoy these blessed studies, but we require that students prove themselves one step at a time. The enrollment plans we offer are intended to serve students as they prove themselves and commit to classical Catholic studies over time. 1. Free Enrollment We know that our all of the information … Continue