Summer at Thinking Caps

Summer Edition of The Thinking Cap

Check out our favorite summer page turners and read about how to keep the brain drain away.

We're spending the summer relaxing a bit so no presentations in June and July. Check back at the beginning of the school year as we organize our calendar!

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


Summer days aren't far away and Thinking Caps is gearing up for the sun! Find out about ThinkingCapsSummer programs in NYC and the Hamptons or call us at 917.779.8183 for more information.

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

Thinking Caps in Print

Check out the summer edition of The Thinking Cap newsletter.

Learn our tips for acing math tests at Private School Review.