Frequently Asked Questions

Schools and Districts

Who is Motivated Young Scholars Homeschool Academy?

Motivated Young Scholars is a nonprofit organization providing education and community-based programs that services that meet the needs of youth and families.  Motivated's homeschool/tutoring program provides instructional support , supervision and guidance to learners who are traditionally homeschooling or cyber schooling. 

 

MYS Academy partners with schools and districts to provide online and onsite support to their students and to act as an extension of teachers and school leaders.  Our Success Guides, who are educators, will share data and collaborate with our school partners to provide effective learning strategies to enhance the learner's skill level and to customize a support plan that is both engaging and exciting.  

How will you be able to provide 1-1 support to my school or district?

MYS will  actively work with our school partners to develop a support plan that best fits the instructional needs of the learner and aligns to the school / district goals of an extension classroom support.  MYS has developed a variety of methods in assisting learner and providing support.  Once your teachers have outlined a student plan for support/tutoring, MYS will continue to work and collaborate with your teachers to customize a plan that aligns with your standards of becoming an extension of your classroom.

What Population of Learners Do you Serve?

MYS serves learners in grades K - 12 in the four core subjects: Math, English, Science & Social Studies.  We serve learners 1-1 and in small groups with personalized instruction to help support low performing learners. 

Parents & Students

How does MYS work?

MYS provides learners with a live Success Guide who will work 1-1 and in small groups with your learner.  The guides are equipped with the tools to help support the learner's individual needs. The program acts as an extension to your school / district classrooms.  Success Guides work with your learner during the school day and/or afterschool.  We work with your learner to create a plan that will help them reach their academic goals.  

What can my child get help with?

MYS provides instructional support, supervision, and guidance with the four core subjects: Math, English Social Studies, and Science.    Your school or district may have created a personalized education plan  or tutoring plan in a targeted area for your learners that MYS Success Guides will support.  Homework help is available daily and students will be able to receive support no matter the subject. 

How do I get support from a Success Guide?

Once enrollment has been received, you will be assigned a Success Guide.  Your Success Guide will work with you to create a flexible plan that works for you and your learner.  If you are apart of a cyber charter school, your Success Guide will reach out to your online teachers to adopt a plan that is align to school / district standards in creating a classroom extension.    Our Success Guides work just like your teachers in supporting learning concepts.  We support each learner through step by step problem solving to ensure that the learner is mastering concepts and developing skills to have the confidence and tools needed to reach academic gains in school and beyond.

How will your Guides work with child?

MYS supports learners 1-1 through our Zoom room. Learners will receive a Zoom link with their scheduled time. Success Guides and learners will be able to share their screens allowing both parties to engage and interact.