Marina Koestler Ruben

How to Tutor Your Own Child

Boost Grades and Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning—Without Paying for a Professional Tutor

Available August 2, 2011 from Ten Speed Press. Click here to buy now.

Do you interact with a school-age student? If so—whether you're a parent, grandparent, teacher, tutor, babysitter, or family friend—this book is for you!

How to Tutor Your Own Child empowers you to take a do-it-yourself approach to your child's after-school enrichment. You will learn how provide holistic academic support for your children and create an intellectual environment in the home—strengthening your relationship and improving parent-child communication in the process.

Ruben's accessible guide shows you how to balance big-picture curiosity with the academic nitty-gritties of homework assignments, organization, and electronic resources.  Ruben shares the secrets to tutoring children in any subject from kindergarten through high school—all with a warm, entertaining tone that will inspire you to inspire them.