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Feb 17, 2014, 08:35 ET

SOAR Founder Susan Kruger Named Winner of Prestigious Oakland County 'Elite 40 Under 40' Competition

 Susan Kruger, M.Ed., best-selling author of SOAR® Study Skills and founder of SOAR Learning, Inc., has recently been announced as the...

Jan 07, 2014, 08:35 ET

'Mama Bear' Susan Kruger Battles for Son's ADHD Challenges

 For Susan Kruger, it wasn't hard to take on the "Mama Bear" persona to stand up for her son when she recognized that he was battling ADHD. It...

Dec 04, 2013, 09:02 ET

International PISA Scores Paint Unsettling Picture of America's Schools: Buried in 'Content' and Tests, Today's Students Not Receiving 'Relevant Education'

News from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) confirms what educators and education policy makers have long feared: students in the...

Nov 18, 2013, 08:30 ET

SOAR Study Skills Honored at 2013 Annual International Conference on ADHD

 When Susan Kruger was in third grade, she was fortunate enough to have a teacher pull her aside and give her some simple tips for getting more...

Oct 14, 2013, 08:40 ET

Students of the Digital Age Face Complex Learning Challenges

No doubt, many of today's students want to succeed in learning now, so they can succeed in the workplace tomorrow. However, as outlined in an...

Sep 16, 2013, 08:30 ET

'Back to School' Means Back to Bad Study Habits for Many Students

 It's been only a few weeks since students returned to school, yet many are already feeling lost, unsupported and downright frustrated. A major...

Mar 28, 2013, 08:35 ET
Timothy Decatur-Luker. Photo by Stacey Weakley, reprint/redistribution permission granted.  (PRNewsFoto/Taradel, LLC)

Sixth-Grade Students Petition School Board for Missing Piece in Their Education

 It's not every day that a middle school student spearheads a major school curriculum initiative. Yet that's exactly what happened when a...

Jan 22, 2013, 08:40 ET

ADHD Study Skills Breakthrough: Fewer Steps Lead to Greater Learning

 Parents and teachers who want a student with ADHD to do better in school should get to know the ADHD brain, states a breakthrough article...

Nov 05, 2012, 08:35 ET

World-Renowned ADHD Expert, Dr. Ned Hallowell, Endorses Study Skills System for Students with ADHD

 For students with ADHD, simply following a teacher's command such as "put your papers in your folder" can feel like a monumental task. The...

Aug 08, 2006, 01:00 ET

'Virtual' Solutions for Back-to-School; Eliminating Homework Headaches

GRAND BLANC, Mich., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Back-to-school means the return of homework hassles and headaches for thousands of families....