Archive for November, 2015

New Research: TutorMate Significantly Improves Students’ Reading

During the 2014-15 school year, two important research studies were conducted to measure the efficacy of the TutorMate program in the classroom. The research reports are now finalized, and IFL is excited to announce that data from both studies demonstrate TutorMate’s significant positive impact on student reading scores, confirming what teachers have anecdotally been telling us […]…

TutorMate on the Air with Whole Whale Podcast

Last week, George Weiner, founder and Chief Whaler at Whole Whale interviewed IFL’s National TutorMate Director, Dan Weisberg, about our TutorMate program. During the podcast, they discussed many topics, including: the benefits of working with 1st graders in particular, the convenience of virtual tutoring, how 3rd grade reading levels are key indicators for future success […]…