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KarenM

From what I’ve read and experienced over 25 years of therapeutic tutoring, you are probably not going to be able to find out what the problem is from your child. Most children who are having a difficult time don’t know how to figure out what is wrong, never mind communicate it clearly. If your child […]

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Welcome back and thank you for your interest in this subject matter. I’m sorry if your child is struggling at school. My youngest brother was diagnosed with a Learning Disability. My father hated school and dropped out in grade 8. I have worked with children who struggle at school for most of my life. It’s […]

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In keeping with my theme of what I would do if I were to suddenly discover my child was struggling at school, I will give you the next three steps I’d take to help. I’d also like to take a moment to tell you that it’s not your child’s fault if they are having trouble […]

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In considering what to write in this blog, I asked myself, “With the knowledge I have now, what would I do if I were to suddenly discover that my Grade Four child was struggling at school?” In case this is helpful to you, here are the very first steps I would take. I would need […]

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Welcome to my Kids In Victoria blog. I have been a therapeutic tutor in Victoria for almost 25 years. My focus has been on children who are really struggling at school, particularly with reading, writing, spelling or math. Some students come to me with self-esteem issues, fears, anxieties, anger and frustration. All of these get […]

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