1. ¬†You’ve worked hard to build trust with your student. Keep it up — make absolutely every effort to come to all the remaining sessions and follow through on all promises you’ve made.

2. Start telling your student the progress you’ve seen. Remember, be specific! (e.g. “you learned 16 Winning Words”, “you can breeze through that book that was once a struggle”, “you now notice when you need to capitalize a letter!”)