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My Son Needed Help with Physics

My son came home from school one day a few months ago feeling distressed. He showed me the results of a physics exam, and I admit that I was shocked too. It was not a failing grade, but even a mediocre grade was abnormal for him. He confessed that he had been struggling for a while in the class but had been doing his best. I wish that he had talked to me earlier, because as I explained to him, there are solutions to problems like this. I told him we would find a physics tuition teacher together.

I wanted him involved because I wanted the teacher to be one that he felt comfortable with. We looked at quite a few, because there are actually a lot of tutors in our area. Read the rest of this entry »