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A Former Saga Education Tutor Finds Her Path Back to Education

May 16, 2024

Former Saga Education tutor Caitlin wasn’t always sure she wanted to be a teacher. Despite her passion for learning and desire to be a positive influence, concerns about being a teacher steered her away for a while. But Caitlin never stopped learning herself, nor did she lose sight of her passion for helping others learn….

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AI in Education | EdHeads Episode 2: Jennie Magiera | Personalized Learning and Student Agency

May 3, 2024

In this episode, we explore the future of learning with Jennie Magiera, Google’s Global Head of Education Impact. Jennie discusses the rising demand for global problem-solving skills, the changing nature of learning, and the importance of lifelong learning. She also dives into the role of technology in education, including AI-powered tools, personalized instruction, and immersive…

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Can Tutoring Help Reduce Student Absenteeism? Surprising Results from Saga Education

April 15, 2024

Key Takeaways: Increased student absenteeism: The pandemic has caused a significant rise in student absenteeism, particularly among Latino, suburban, and rural communities. This is a major concern for educators and parents. Possible reasons for attendance improvement:  Personalized attention, a nurturing environment, and increased confidence due to better preparation might contribute to reduced absenteeism. Benefits beyond…

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New Research Shows How AI Can Improve Tutor Communications

April 12, 2024

Key Takeaways: AI Coaching Important Support for Tutors: Tutoring programs often have tutors who attended college but didn’t get teaching training. These tutors need someone to support them and help them improve their communication and teaching skills. Coaching for Tutors: Traditionally, coaches provide feedback to tutors through time-consuming in-person meetings. Research shows how an AI…

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Free Tutoring Webinar: How To Tackle The Biggest Hurdles To Effective Tutoring

April 9, 2024

If you missed our event, you can watch it here on demand. Struggling to implement high-impact tutoring (HIT) programs in your school? Worried about funding your tutoring initiatives after ESSER funds run out? This free webinar addresses your biggest concerns and provides practical solutions to improve your tutoring programs. Join Saga Education, a trusted partner…