240: Two New Coaches Reflect: What Do Students Struggle With Most?

Academic coaches get an intimate view into family life and student struggles.

In this episode, Gretchen interviews two recent graduates from her training program about what surprised them most, and gleaned some great tips for families about how to be more proactive.

In this episode useful for parents and educators alike, Nancy Minolli and Jessica Finnigan reflect on:

  • their background and what drew them to coaching
  • how many clients they’ve been able to scrounge up in their first year of coaching
  • what surprised them most and least in regards to common struggles students experience
  • a tip or two for how parents and students can meet these common struggles
  • and more!

Find out more about Jessica at www.DIYHomework.com and Nancy at www.bayareaacademiccoaching.com.

For more information about Gretchen’s Launch Your Biz coach training, visit this information page.

For more information about the Study Cycle, check out this free course for educators (and it’s great for parents as well).