Winter at Thinking Caps

Winter Edition of The Thinking Cap

Gear up for the second half of the school year with study tips from our newsletter.

New Programs

Now serving Bergen County in Northern New Jersey! Contact our office for more information.

Expanded services for young learners. Learn more about our Elementary and Lower School more.

Upcoming Presentations

Hands-on Study Strategies

Everyone Reading Conference
March 3rd at 10:30

Executive Functions in the Classroom: Workshop for Educators

February 23rd at 8am

Executive Functions in the Classroom and at Home

New York University
April 22nd at 9:30am

Getting to Finals Cool, Calm, and Collected

May 4th at 8am

Join our team!

We're always looking for energetic educators to join us. learn more.

Welcome to Thinking Caps

For over 10 years we have been passionate about empowering students with the tools and strategies to become dynamic and independent learners. Ever aiming to improve our services, we look forward to building on our tradition of excellence and offering innovative new programs, activities, and events. Please take a moment to browse our website and explore the unique Thinking Caps ethos. We thank our students and families who have been such an integral part of our growth and success and we look forward to continuing to help bright students become brilliant learners! more

Featured Programs at TC

From finals to standardized tests, the second half of the school year is filled with exams. We're here to help prepare for all the assessments on the horizon. Whether your child needs help reviewing subject matter, preparing for a standardized test, or bolstering study skills, we're here to help.

Demystified Programs and the Test Changes

While we're on the subject of tests, earlier this year the College Board announced a planned redesign of the SAT. We've spent the last several months considering the approaching changes and adjusting our programs accordingly. Although we are mindful of the changes to the exams, we know that we will not have to intrinsically alter how we work and how we prepare students for standardized exams. Here's why:

For over 10 years, our mission has been to guide students in acquiring the skills and confidence for lifelong learning. Our Demystified programs are rooted in methodical content review, rigorous development of critical thinking skills, and exposure to test strategy. We have never emphasized tricks or shortcuts. Instead, we have been steadfastly committed to teaching students how to be good readers, articulate communicators, and adept problem-solvers. And because tests are a necessary and unavoidable part of school — and life — we have given students all the practice and tools necessary for test day success. So, as the standardized exams and academic requirements change, we will anticipate and incorporate appropriate adjustments. We will, as always, be up-to-date. Our Demystified programs will evolve to meet changes while staying true to our tradition of more

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The Thinking Cap Winter 2015

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