The beginning of the school year is an exciting time for students of all grade levels. Getting settled in new classes with unfamiliar teachers and adjusting to doing homework again takes organization and planning ahead. Working with a specialized time management and study skills tutor can help bridge the gap. An in-person or online elementary, middle school, high school or college level tutor who can also teach how to plan long-term and short-term assignments is valuable resource. Kids with tutors can perform well in school and feel more confident. A good tutor can help students navigate their assignments and break seemingly overwhelming information into simple, manageable tasks. Over time measurable growth builds confidence and excitement about the learning process which in turn leads to better grades and test results.