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Talks and Presentations

Sylvia Keepers is available to give talks and interactive presentations on several topics related to tutoring kids and coaching tutors and teachers. In connection with some of these events she offers, by arrangement, free introductory tutoring in speed reading for teens. She also will be available to discuss these and take questions online through the […]

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Comprehension and Reading Speed

Helping Teens Become Enthusiastic Independent Readers: Strategies and Techniques Sylvia offers a 1.25 to 1.5-hour presentation for parents and teachers on reading comprehension (“teaching kids how to read their textbooks without dying of boredom”) or on reading speed (“teaching your teen to read faster AND understand more”). Parents will be interested in ACT prep, and […]

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Tutoring Services

About Active Learning Services In 1973, Sylvia Keepers established Active Learning Services in Boulder, Colorado. A skilled teacher, Sylvia brings a wealth of experience, enthusiasm and skill to reading tutoring, whether it is teaching a young child to read, helping a teenager get organized, or mentoring another tutor. For over thirty years she has helped […]

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