Is it time yet?

Is it time to demystify the learning challenges that you or your child are experiencing? Psycho-educational evaluations can accomplish this, and as part of the process offer evidence-based recommendations; however, a psycho-educational evaluation is only as good as...

College Students Plan for Fall

No one plans to fail, rather one fails to plan, or so the saying goes. There is great truth in this statement, and so if you are excited to start your college path on the right foot, consider academic coaching for 6, 8, 10 or more weeks. Academic coaching is a...

Summer Offerings!

News On May 1, 2019, Ascent Learning Services, Inc. is moving to 86 St. Paul Street, Suite 217, Burlington, VT 05401 read more Is it time yet? Is it time to demystify the learning challenges that you or your child are experiencing? Psycho-educational evaluations can...

Why Can’t We Use the Word Gifted?

I often ponder this question and wonder why “gifted” causes teachers, parents and students (some, not all) to bristle at this word.  In his address to the Iowa Association for the Gifted (2005) Michael C. Thompson said, “Somehow, in our egalitarian...