Areas of Expertise

 

Test Preparation

SAT/ACT PREP

Benefit from test prep instruction that meets each student where they are and provides strategies that are personalized to a student’s learning style and strengths.

AP EXAMS

Specialized coaching for the multiple choice and essay portions of the AP Literature and Composition, AP U.S. History, AP European History, and AP Language and Composition exams.

Writing Support

ESSAY WRITING

Whether a student needs help writing grammatically complete sentences or crafting college-level research essays, students from middle school to college will benefit from one-on-one coaching that addresses their writing concerns and helps them develop tools to become more capable, confident writers.

SPECIALIZED WRITING HELP FOR LEARNING DIFFERENCES

Personal instruction in the University of Kansas Strategic Instruction Model (SIM) strategies in writing, crucial for teaching students with learning differences who are struggling to write at their grade level.

Academic Support

Guidance in how to develop critical thinking skills, analyze texts, understand content, and create well-supported arguments for English, history, and other humanities classes. Special attention to optimizing each student’s study skills and making sure they grasp the real-life relevance of what they learn.

SAT Subject Tests

Expert guidance on the SAT Literature, U.S. History, World History, Biology E/M, Math 1, and Math 2 subject tests.

SSAT/ISEE PREP

Improve performance on the SSAT and ISEE through building vocabulary, learning strategies for succeeding on multiple-choice math questions, and demystifying how to identify correct answers on reading questions.

HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE ADMISSIONS ESSAYS

Discover the power of your personal stories and ensure that your unique voice shines through in application essays.