Explore STEM with Westside Tutoring & Testing Services this Summer!   Leave a comment

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Study the Universe
Westside Tutoring & Testing Services’ Summer Session begins June 22, 2015.

Give you child a summer they will remember!

Professor Z

History of the un…

Posted May 26, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

Professor Z on What It Means to Be a Dad   Leave a comment

I am and will remain eternally grateful to my students’ Dads for their example. Moms are next, just in time for Mother’s Day!

Posted May 4, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

Asperger’s Syndrome: D.L. Hughley Shares Story About His Son   Leave a comment

Asperger’s kids are individuals: unique, wonderful, expressive, sensitive, and human. What a wonderful moment: powerful, touching, and so very honest.

Posted May 1, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

The Challenge of the Day: Getting Our Students Outside the Box!   Leave a comment

Westside Tutoring & Testing Services, PBS, and UnSchool
How many times have you heard someone say, “We’ve really gotta think outside of the box on this one!” Or simply, “We’ve gotta think outside the box!” The latter an abbreviation without the…

Posted April 29, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

Westside Tutoring & Testing Services’ Mission: Make a Difference!   Leave a comment

Westside Tutoring & Testing Services is not “School 2.0.” Every tutoring and test preparation session is one-on-one. Every course of instruction is tailored to meet our student’s needs, goals, and desires. Additionally, every session is designed to bring out the very best in our students. To that end, we take the shortest, most effective route to success: Once again, one student at a time!

Posted April 17, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

Hidden Learning Difficulties: Is It Dyslexia or Something Else?   Leave a comment

Reading and Other Learning Difficulties: Is It Dyslexia? The fact, is we stop reading to, and having our children read to us, at far too early an age. So, once again, when did you stop reading to your child? And, more to the point, when did your child stop reading aloud to you? But wait! Before you answer, let me give you a bit of background information.

Posted April 2, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,

Counterpoint: The Atlantic and “The Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher”   Leave a comment

At Westside Tutoring & Testing Services, we believe that one-on-one interaction trumps technology every time.
And we believe it will do so long term!

NOTE: To fully understand Counterpoint: The Atlantic and The Deconstruction of the K-12 Tea…

Posted March 26, 2015 by John Zajaros in Uncategorized

Tagged with , , , ,