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Growth Mindset &

ACT/SAT Tutoring Workshop

 

Date:  January 16, 2019  (10:00 - 3:30 Central Time)

Location:  Christ Presbyterian Academy, Nashville

Speaker:  Jake Neuberg, Revolution Prep Co-founder

Who Should Attend?:  College Counselors, Learning Specialists, School Counselors




 

Growth Mindset

Reading, writing, and arithmetic skills are not enough to prepare today's students for life-long success.  Students must also have a mindset which motivates them to overcomethe rigors of college admissions,  the pressures of social media, and the burdens of overstuffed schedules.  Luckily, like the three Rs, mindset is a skill that can be developed with time, effort, and training.  During this presentation, we will discuss the research of Dr. Carol Dweck, author of Mindset:  The New Psychology of Success, and How Growth Mindset is an Essential Component of Student Success.  And for educators already familiar with the work of Dr. Dweck, we will discuss practical ways to foster a Growth Mindset in students, parents, and teachers.

 

ACT and SAT Tutoring

For most students, the SAT or ACT is the longest, trickiest, and most arduous academic task they've encountered to date.  We will give an expert breakdown of test structure, content, and how utilizing our full-length ACT and SAT practice exams and subsequent comprehensive score report reviews help both students and parents develop a focused test prep plan.

 


 

Speaker:  Jake Neuberg, Revolution Prep

 

Jake Neuberg is the co-Founder of Revolution Prep, a national leader in high-quality academic and test preparation tutoring for students from elementary school through college. Jake is an engaging speaker, and has spoken to audiences in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. His presentations include: Growth Mindset, how to help your child become an effective learner, ACT/SAT test prep strategies, bootstrapped entrepreneurship, and much more. Jake holds a BA in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from the Anderson School of Business at the University of California, Los Angeles where he is a frequent guest lecturer on innovation and entrepreneurship.

 

Registration

TAIS Member Fee:  $150/person

Non-Member Fee:  $225/person

Lunch is included. 

TAIS will mail an invoice to your school's business office in January.


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