Knack Notes Blog

Content written by the Knack team about peer tutoring in higher education.

The Importance of Soft Skills in a COVID-19 World

Soft skills, despite their misnomer, have always been crucial to academic and professional...

Adrienne Johnson – Visual Designer

There are few corners of our website or social media that Adrienne has not touched. As one of...

Janet Tauszik – Visual Designer

If you follow us on social media or have seen our website, you know we’re fans of well-crafted...

Meet the Knack Pack

As Julia Child once said,  “You’ll never know everything about anything, especially something...

Anna Hochberger – Content Creator

Content is everywhere. We’re constantly creating it, engaging with it, consuming it. Every like....

Could the right tutor become your secret weapon for success?

We learned from a young age that the “right one” makes all the difference.

How Peer Tutoring Relates to the Top 5 Skills in Business

Generation Z students are entrepreneurial and desire practical skills with their education,...

Reframing College Tutoring Jobs to Attract Top Students

How do students view tutoring jobs on your campus?

Peer Tutoring as a Method of Academic Enrichment

Tutoring has broad value and broad purpose, but it’s easy to miss if we default to viewing it in...

How to Ensure Your Academic Support Services Leave No Student Behind

Academic support services exist to provide services that support students in their pursuit of...

Why Certain Students Don’t Use Tutoring

It often seems as though the students who would benefit the most from using tutoring are the...

The Power of Tutor Reflection

In the tutor-student relationship, we tend to focus first on the student getting tutored.