Special Programs

Hammer the Grammar - Bill Tindale                     
Cost:  $325/student (includes prep book)
Location:  Negotiable

This 10 hour course will “Hammer the Grammar” concepts on the SAT or ACT.  Bill will make you an expert in punctuation, misplaced modifiers, identifying redundancy (and repetition!), apostrophes, sentence placement, and ambiguous pronouns.  If you have ever stayed awake at night wondering when you should use “fewer” or “less”, then this class is for you! Grab 3 friends and prepare to ACE the grammar sections of the SAT and ACT.   Note:  The customer is responsible for forming a group. Minimum 4 students.

Strategies for the Common Core ELA Regents - Karen Rogotzke                  
Cost:  $325/student (includes prep book)
Location:  Guilderland Area

This 10-hour course will provide students with multiple strategies to write proficiently on the new English Regents exam. Karen will support students in writing literary analyses and argumentative essays, both
critical parts of this exam, but she will, most importantly, provide students with amazing strategies that will ensure success on these writing tasks!  Note:  The customer is responsible for forming a group. Minimum 3 students.