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We Focus on Executive Functioning Skills to Help Students Succeed in School & Life

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - Emily’s Story

Student Success Story

How Emily Got Ahead

When Emily was a sophomore in high school, her mother contacted Staying Ahead of the Game (SAOTG) at the recommendation of her school counselor in order to help her build her Executive Functioning skills and simplify her daily routines. Emily and her parents were hoping to be able to improve their relationship through the simple process of allowing Emily to take more ownership of her own success in the classroom.

Why Choose SAOTG?

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - In-Home Sessions

In-Home or Virtual Sessions

In-person sessions available in Houston and select major cities throughout Texas

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - Expert Coaches

Approachable, Expert Coaches

Your child is in good hands with our caring and knowledgeable coaches

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - Founded in 2006

Proven Track Record

Founded in 2006, we’ve helped thousands of students of all ages achieve greatness

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - Flagship EF Curriculum

Flagship EF Curriculum

We help students develop their Exeutive Function skills and build their independence

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - Individualized Services

Individualized Services

We personalize our approach for the unique needs and goals of each student

SAOTG Academic Coaching and Tutoring - ADHD Support

Learning-Difference friendly

We specialize in helping students with ADHD and other challenges succeed

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Academic Coaching and Tutoring Services

Our enriching programs help students develop essential Executive Functioning skills

Academic Coaching & Tutoring

For students in elementary school through college.

MindPrint Assessment

Identify your child’s cognitive strengths and weaknesses.

Standardized Test Prep

Help with the ISEE, SSAT, SAT, or ACT.

Group Coaching

Fun, engaging classroom learning with your child’s peers.

3 Stages to Your Child’s Success

THe path to getting the right support for your child

Getting to know your child

Submit the Student Application with options for an Evaluation and MindPrint Assesment to determine your child’s unique challenges and needs.

Matching with a Coach

We match your child with the perfect coach from our team based on the Evaluation notes, MindPrint Learner Profile, and Student Application.

Working with your coach

Your child begins regular meetings with one of our expert coaches to develop the habits, tools, and skills necessary for success in school and beyond.

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Meet Our Coaches

When working with students, all coaches need BIG brains and BIG personalities! We select our coaches based on a combination of experience and ability to connect with kids. Students and coaches are paired based on a combination of personality traits, student needs, and coach strengths.

Community Programs

We assist educators, professionals, and parents to better serve their students by helping them implement new systems and strategies around Executive Functioning. Our passion for learning is undeniable in our fun, informative, and engaging workshops and presentations throughout the community.

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