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The value of academic coaching

School can be a an overwhelming proposition for many teenagers. In Ontario, which I can attest to personally, there is a crisis in education: many students can’t see how their current education can translate into a tangible and realistic future. Twenty years of neo-liberal educational policy has left teachers confused, exhausted, and living in fear (Carpenter, Weber & Schugurensky, 2012). Continue reading