Help Your Child with Their Schoolwork
Schooling is a lot different this year!
Many parents are worried their kids will fall behind as well as miss out on the friendships and social interaction school offers. Wizardry Online programs are designed to help your child stay on top of their schoolwork with a private tutor or in a small group learning pod.
Personalize Your Child’s Learning
with New Online Tutoring Services in San Jose and Silicon Valley
Our expert educators will use effective educational methods to work with your child to boost academic performance and self-confidence.
Choose Either or Both Programs
Private Online Tutoring
Your child will receive personal attention and will benefit from a strong relationship with their tutor.
Learn with Online Friends — Small groups focusing on academic subjects and skill building.
Learning Pods Forming
Your child will have the opportunity to meet and study with their friends – Ideal for fostering learning, camaraderie, and building of relationships with their online friends. Families will share the cost of tutoring.
Inspiring Educators with State-of-the-Art Technology
Your child will be empowered to feel they are in the driver’s seat.
Our online tutors provide an engaging online experience using state-of-the-art technology with white boards, screen sharing, and the ability to record sessions so your student can watch sessions again.
Safe and Convenient
Private Tutoring is available daytime, after school, evenings, and on weekends.
Learn with Online Friends will be offered at the most convenient times for all students in the learning pod.
We will also be providing in-home tutoring again to support our students after the Shelter-in-Place orders are lifted.
Let’s Discuss Your Child’s Needs
Contact our Academic Director, Michael Goldstein at 408-883-8660
Let Study Wizards
Find You a Great Tutor
They will use “wizardry” to help your child
raise their grades and confidence.
Tutoring in the Pandemic – The Benefits of Online Learning
In mid-March, when Santa Clara County first mandated for residents to shelter in place over Coronavirus concerns, I was worried my tutoring sessions with Lydia—a sixth grader—and Sean—a sophomore—would come to an end. Fortunately, both of their parents were open to trying online tutoring, and the results were better than I could’ve expected.
Using Zoom’s screen share feature and Google Classroom, I was able to be more involved in Lydia’s schoolwork than ever before. Not only could I continue to help her with weekly assignments, but seeing her online schedule made it easy for us to work together to prioritize tasks and assignments. We also created a Google Drive folder with all of her tutoring materials, making it easy for us to access worksheets, vocab lists, and reading quizzes at the same time. Sean and I were similarly able to work over Google Drive to create a study guide for the AP Language and Composition exam, share articles online, and hold practice tests.
Both Sean and Lydia were already so screen-savvy that holding their attention proved no problem at all, and at times I even thought they were more comfortable and engaged than when we met in-person. Given my experience, I would say online tutoring offered some awesome benefits, and I’d certainly tell parents to consider giving it a shot. Kids are already so accustomed to learning on screens that an online tutor isn’t as big a shift as we might think! And the resources available online offer tutors and students extra opportunities to share and learn together.