Recently, I happened across an article about parenting and the role of a child’s built-in genetics in determining how that child will “turn out.” The... Read More
Motivating Students to Learn
Student motivation is a major factor impacting student achievement in school. Therefore, effective efforts by teachers to... Read More
Schools are constantly under attack for not doing a sufficient job teaching our children. Typically, some world ranking is cited in which students in the US fall... Read More
There’s a common misconception that the ACT and SAT are difficult because they contain challenging topics or concepts. Frankly, this is untrue. Quick quiz:... Read More
What are the qualities of a great teacher?
December 18, 2014
I’ve seen this question posited many times, and there seems to be some measure of debate, or... Read More
Written by Drew Sarmiere – Peak Founder and President
For many districts, high school exams are just around the corner. Understanding how to prepare... Read More
TO GET HELP OR WAIT AND SEE?
When should I intervene on behalf of my child and get extra help? As a parent, you don’t want to intervene too early, and stifle... Read More
We recommend every student spend time preparing for important standardized tests. Whichever the test, with preparation and help from Peak your scores will... Read More