Integrating Technology in Your Teaching

Posted by Leah Claflin on Mar 30, 2020 10:00:00 AM

The classroom looks much different from what many of us remember from our youth; computer use in school was a privilege and primarily took place in the form of Oregon Trail or keyboarding class. The mindset has changed from technology being a reward to that of a necessary, everyday learning tool.

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Social-Emotional Learning - What Is It & Why Is It Important?

Posted by Leah Claflin on Mar 24, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) has become somewhat of a buzzword in education today, but it can be hard to know what exactly the term means. According to CASEL, "Social and emotional learning is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions." In schools, this "whole-child" approach to teaching and learning is meant to empower students in the classroom and further on into adulthood.


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Topics: School, Planning, Information

How FEV Tutor’s 24/7 Live 1:1 Online Tutoring Can Help During School & District Closures

Posted by Aline Chaprazian on Mar 19, 2020 10:23:43 AM

With the current health concerns across the nation, many schools/districts face needing to make a quick transition to support students academically in a virtual setting. We understand choosing a program to get your students up and running while immediately meeting their academic needs is a tough decision. While students may be at home for an extended period of time, FEV Tutor wants you to know that we are here to help. For the past ten years, we have been engaging families and students from their homes and in other non-traditional education settings on a national level.

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Topics: School, Planning, Information, FEV Tutor, Getting Started with FEV Tutor, Live 1:1 Online Tutoring, How to Get Started with FEV Tutor

Innovative 1:1 Math Intervention at Newton County Schools

Posted by Leah Claflin on Mar 17, 2020 9:00:00 AM
CHALLENGE

Newton County Schools is a diverse Title I school district just outside of Atlanta, Georgia serving a high At-Risk student population with 69% of students from low-income families. Students historically have struggled in Mathematics and on the Georgia State Tests.

The Secondary Education Department led by its Director, Dr. Nikkita Warfield, aimed to accelerate learning outcomes and boost Math proficiency rates for Middle and High School students across the district while placing students on a College and Career Ready path. 

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Topics: FEV Success Story, Online Tutoring, Math Tutoring, Georgia Milestones, EdTech, Georgia, Intervention, Milestone EOG

School/District Closure Academic Contingency Plan

Posted by Aline Chaprazian on Mar 10, 2020 3:42:17 PM

The current unique health situation (COVID-19) has brought up the possibility of there being temporary school and district closures throughout the nation. We wanted to let you know that FEV Tutor is dedicated to assisting educators as a resource for your Academic Contingency plan should this happen to you. We know that the health and safety of your students are of the utmost importance, and we're here to help your students remain academically engaged, no matter the circumstance.

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Topics: School, Planning, Information

Boosting Proficiency in Baltimore City Public Schools

Posted by Leah Claflin on Jan 8, 2020 1:33:03 PM
CHALLENGE

Baltimore City Public Schools (BCPSS) is an urban Title I district serving a high At-Risk student population with 84% of students from low-income families. With the changing rigor of Maryland’s College and Career-Ready Standards, students in the district were falling behind.

Community Learning Network #6 (CLN-6) led by Dr. Mark King aimed to accelerate learning outcomes and boost proficiency rates on the Spring 2019 PARCC Assessments while placing CLN-6 students on a College and Career Ready path.

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Topics: FEV Success Story, Online Tutoring, Math Tutoring, EdTech, Maryland, Intervention, Baltimore City Public Schools, PARCC, iReady

Boosting Proficiency at PA Cyber

Posted by Leah Claflin on Jan 7, 2020 3:00:00 PM
CHALLENGE

The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School is one of the largest online public schools in the nation. The school chose FEV Tutor as an approved tutoring provider to support students in Grades 3-12 with coursework completion and preparation for Spring PSSA assessments.

As a Title I School, PA Cyber’s academic goals included boosting proficiency rates on PSSA Assessments for low-performing students, improving graduation rates, and increasing student participation in supplemental tutoring support.

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Topics: FEV Success Story, Online Tutoring, Math Tutoring, EdTech, Intervention, Pennsylvania, PSSA

Targeted Support and 24/7 Help for Students at Epic Charter Schools

Posted by Aline Chaprazian on Sep 3, 2019 1:00:00 PM
CHALLENGE

Epic Charter Schools, the fastest-growing school district in Oklahoma, had an urgent need to fill a live instruction gap and partner with an innovative Online Tutoring organization that could support and sync with its unique virtual/blended, personalized learning model while bridging skill-gaps in Math and English.

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Topics: FEV Success Story, After School Tutoring, In-School Tutoring, Personalized Learning, Online Tutoring, EdTech, NWEA, Continuous Improvement, supporting all learners, Intervention, NWEA Map, Epic

Academic Intervention & Measured Student Growth at Riverview Gardens School District

Posted by Aline Chaprazian on Aug 28, 2019 1:05:00 PM
CHALLENGE

Riverview Gardens School District (RGSD) is a diverse urban district located in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area. RGSD Students historically struggle in Math and ELA and with the changing rigor of Missouri Learning Standards (MLS) and Missouri Assessment Program (MAP), students throughout the district were falling behind.

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Topics: FEV Success Story, After School Tutoring, In-School Tutoring, Personalized Learning, Online Tutoring, EdTech, Continuous Improvement, supporting all learners, Intervention, rgsd, MLS

Accelerating Growth at ACCEL Charter Schools for At-Risk Students

Posted by Aline Chaprazian on Aug 26, 2019 11:00:00 AM
CHALLENGE

ACCEL Charter Schools is a charter school network that serves more than 11,500 students in grades K-8 across various socio-economic backgrounds in the state of Ohio and nationwide.

In the winter of 2019, ACCEL chose to partner with FEV Tutor to help drive gains on the NWEA MAP Assessments and bridge skill-gaps in Math and ELA for students in Grades 3-8 across 9 of the turnaround schools in Ohio. These schools were the lowest-performing across the network, with less than 30% of students meeting grade-level proficiency.

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Topics: FEV Success Story, Online Tutoring, Math Tutoring, EdTech, NWEA, MAP Growth, ELA, Intervention, NWEA Map, Charter, ACCEL

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