Proper mindset is a must. Students need to have the right mindset and be eager to learn before they can make leaps academically.
Build a relationship with the student
Engage with their interests
Identify areas where the student needs support (such as organization, prioritization, healthy habits, mindset, motivation, confidence)
Integrate readings, videos, and other activities into class discussions with the student that encourage improvement in identified areas
Level-Up and LEAD
Our group leadership classes are student favorites that are designed to develop collaboration, communication, and problem-solving skills that are all necessary to accelerate student growth and achievement. Curriculums for these classes marry leadership topics with reading, writing, and public speaking development to help exceptional students grow into exceptional leaders.
"Something I like about ABLE classes is that the activities/assignments are engaging, such as the "Pick One" questions and finding inspirational quotes."
"Classes at ABLE are great! The instructors choose books that are interesting yet intellectually challenging, and the activities in the classes are always fun and engaging."
"The classes expanded my knowledge of how to be successful and helped me realize the importance of others."
"The class helps me learn grammar rules and important life lessons they don't really teach in school."
Books our leadership students are reading
by James Clear
Turn the Ship Around
by Lt. David Marquet
Win in the Dark
by Joshua Medcalf and Lucas Jadin
The Infinite Game
by Simon Sinek
by Jia Jiang
Monday - Friday 11:00 - 18:30
Saturday 11:00 - 17:00
Sunday 12:30 - 16:30
Areas we serve
Latham, Loudonville, Clifton Park, Halfmoon, Saratoga Springs, Round Lake, Ballston Spa, Niskayuna, Guilderland, Mechanicville, Ballston Lake, Malta, Cohoes, Waterford, Rexford