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The use of tutors should not be criticized

The use of tutors should not be criticized

Bailey Blaikie ’19

December 10, 2018

The use of tutors has become a topic of discussion throughout the Staples hallways, usually with a negative connotation. Some state that students take advantage of their tutors and have them do their work for them. However, as someone who utilizes tutors in a positive way, I find these comments both offensive and fals...

New Nerds on Demand Tutoring Company Flourishes

New Nerds on Demand Tutoring Company Flourishes

October 27, 2016

By: Megan Doyle '18 A new tutoring company has emerged from the minds of four students at Staples High School. The company, called Nerds on Demand Tutoring, specializes in subjects including math, science, literature, foreign language, history and music. Sunil Green ’18 and Malini Wimmer ’18...

Students Offer to Help Others at the Caroline House

Students Offer to Help Others at the Caroline House

October 18, 2016

By: Ashton Dedona '17 The Caroline House allows under educated students to receive the opportunity to learn. A lot of Staples’ students have been spending some of their time at this organization in Bridgeport after school. Shelby Lake ’17 is one of those students. She tutors in math and reading...

Online Tutoring Grows in Popularity

Online Tutoring Grows in Popularity

March 9, 2010

Grace Shay '10 Managing Editor A Staples student’s typical after-school schedule often includes hours of athletic practice, extracurricular clubs, family chores, and homework. For some, it can be challenging to find extra time while balancing all these obligations. Squeezing in a face-to-face sessi...

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