Encino, CALIFORNIA (Grassroots Newswire) June 25, 2012 - The Encino Huntington Learning Center received the Excellence in Math Education Award at the 2012 Huntington School Services Convention, held June 6-7 in Weehawken, New Jersey.
"Our mission at Huntington is to give students the best education possible, to help them master skills so that they can succeed in school," said Norbert Weinberg, Encino Huntington Learning Center operator. "We have served students from the Los Angeles United School District to provide free school tutoring through the No Child Left Behind Act to further this mission and to be awarded for excellence in what we do is a great honor.Students who took our 34 hour math program, offered in Encino and in an extension in Panorama City, increased in their math performance by over 2 grade levels; students in our reading program went up by over 1 year.That is in the space of time equivalent to one week of school!" Impressives progress has also been made the stduents who attended the Huntington Learning Center in Woodland Hills under this same prorgam.
The 2012 Huntington School Services Convention provided a forum for Huntington franchisees, staff and corporate employees to discuss best practices, 2013 goals and initiatives, and more. Guest speakers at the Convention included Steve Pines, Executive Director of the Education Industry Association, and Earnestine T. Thomas, CEO and National Chairperson of the National Coalition of ESEA Title I Parents.
Huntington was one of the first supplemental education service providers to provide federally funded tutoring services to students at underperforming schools through the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. The Huntington School Services franchise has helped hundreds of school districts across the country improve their academic performance.
For more information about Huntington, contact Norbert Weinberg at 818-907-5555.
Founded in 1977, Huntington is a pioneer and leader in the tutoring industry. For over 35 years, Huntington has provided quality instruction to hundreds of thousands of students. Huntington prides itself on being "Your Tutoring Solution" for students in all grades and subjects. They tutor in academic skills, such as reading, phonics, math and study skills; and in advanced math and science subjects ranging from algebra through calculus and general science through physics. They also prepare students for state and standardized entrance exams, such as high school entrance exams and the SAT and ACT and provide free school tutoring to eligible schools.