Transform your child's future with affordable and personalized tutoring in math, science, and reading from the brightest local Curriculum Specialists near you.

Prodigy Scholars | Moving Students Forward

blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

Wounded Butterfly

Nature has a way of teaching lessons that we as humans would soon forget.  Suicide is on the rise.  Bullying accusations keep school counselors so busy, they have little time for prepping students for college and career readiness.  Schools are scared of districts.  Districts are scared of parents.  Parents are scared of children, and children

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

the entitlement trap

Sometimes it’s best to let your child fail. Yes, you read that right.  There are times when it is BEST to let them feel the pain and frustration of failure.  Someone once said failure leads to success if you do not quit.  This may seem like advice out of the Twilight Zone, but hear me

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

Failing successfully

Nearly 52 percent of community college students in the United States begin their freshman year in at least one remedial class. These courses, which help students acquire knowledge and skills they should have acquired in high school, do not count toward their degree requirements. As a result, students are taking longer (meaning more money) than

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

how to Boost comprehension

The homework headache Have you ever sat at the kitchen table and listened to your child read, ask them what they read, and hear this famous response, “I don’t know.”  Before things get too far out of control, please understand that wrapping your hands around your child’s head will not get the information in there.  

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

Parent hacks

I want to help The purpose of this blog is to give you, the parent, insight into what we do as teachers every day.  I believe that if you understand what happens, behind the curtain, then you are in a better position to help your child.  I want to share with you some very simple

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

Confessions of a Middle School…

What if I told you that good grades don’t really mean your child is getting a good education?  Would that surprise you?  If not, then my next question is why not?  Perhaps I should follow that up with: Are you content in letting your child ‘pass’ in school and ‘fail’ in life? Good Teaching Doesn’t

Read More »
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

Why Students Fail at Reading

Have you ever wondered why students always struggle when it comes to the written language?  Why do they hang their head and moan when the time comes for ELA classes?  I recently had a student tell me that they LOVE my class, but the HATE reading! Why I Sometimes Hate Elementary School Many moons ago,

Read More »
online tutoring jobs
blog
Will Rogers, MA | Founder of Prodigy Scholars

I became a teacher because I love people and then….

I became a teacher because I love people. I want to help people grow into the best versions of themselves. No matter how hard it gets, there is always at least one student that gets it. The look in their eyes says it all, and my “next job search” ends. Teaching was the life when

Read More »

Moving Students Forward

At Prodigy Scholars you gain access to the highest quality  Curriculum Specialists near you. Transform your student’s future with personalized tutoring on a schedule that works for you and at a price that makes you feel even better.