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How to Teach Children Perseverance

According to a survey carried out by education savings expert Universitas Financial, 20% of children aged 6 to 16 years aspire to a job in the field of healthcare and social services when they grow up. Professional occupations (lawyer, teacher, … Continue reading

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Become a tutor!

Want to save the world one essay at a time? Have you explained algebra to all your neighborhood kids? Then you are most probably the person we are looking for! School Success is a young and dynamic network of over … Continue reading

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Does Saving in a RESP Really Pay Off? Do the Math and See for Yourself!

It’s common knowledge that the cost of education is constantly on the rise. But what does that represent exactly? Well, while it currently costs approximately $100,000* to complete two years of CEGEP and three years of University in the province … Continue reading

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Plan for the Study Abroad Experience

With the various means of communication available nowadays, it’s not surprising that children dream of studying in far-off corners of the world. With the world at their fingertips and the desire for adventure, many see their post-secondary education as an … Continue reading

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The WOW Factor of an RESP Gift

The holiday rush is at our doorstep and time is becoming a precious commodity. To avoid overcrowded malls and get shopping done faster, people are turning to other alternatives, like online shopping or going for gift-cards. The registered education savings … Continue reading

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RESPs for Teenagers: The Gold Mine of Unused Grants

As parents, we sometimes feel like our kids grew up overnight! If you never got around to setting up that RESP for your child and now realize the probability of a post-secondary education is only a few years away, you … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Give Your Child’s RESP a Boost

You’ve decided to open a registered education savings plan (RESP) for your child. First off, congratulations! This savings vehicle is specifically designed to accumulate funds for post-secondary education and is the only financial product that allows your beneficiary to receive government grants … Continue reading

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5 Tricks to Make the Transition to High School Easier

The transition from grade school to high school is an important step that brings with it worries and uncertainties in many children. Going from “oldest in the school” to “youngest in the school” can be offsetting and some children are … Continue reading

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5 Tricks That Will Help your Child Get Homework Done (without it being a big deal every time)

Every night it’s the same problem. Is there any way to get your child to do homework without it being overly dramatic? Here are a few efficient tricks that will help reduce the drama! A well deserved break! Upon returning … Continue reading

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Éléonore’s account of her experience as a student at School Success

Marilou, tutor at School Success, had a great idea for her student Éléonore. In order to learn more about students’ experiences at School Success, we asked Marilou to help Éléonore write a short text about her tutoring experience and what … Continue reading

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