John created Academy Tutors based on a decade of experience tutoring and teaching for a number of schools and private companies. He started as an SAT tutor in 2005, traveling to students' homes and teaching classes at local colleges throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. He taught high school math at South San Francisco High, and served as an Instructional Supervisor at Lydian Academy (Menlo Park). He worked for four years as online faculty for Axia College, continuing with its parent company University of Phoenix after they merged.
Academy Tutors was founded in 2014, with a focus on using technology to connect students with busy schedules with the best instructors from across the US at the most affordable price. John personally interviews and trains each potential tutor candidate, to make sure he or she will make full use of the technology incorporated into the website and classroom. John is constantly adding new features and curriculum to make sure students enjoy and benefit from their online experience.
Kelly has over ten years experience tutoring SAT and ACT students, including a period in Monaco. She has degrees in fiannce and marketing? and, started as Program Director for Academy Tutors in July 2018. As program director, she keeps our clients informed about our current offerings, and helps students sign up for accounts, enroll in programs, and schedule lessons. She also oversees the blended curriculum component of the SAT and ACT test preparation programs.
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Kathryn background Information
As Program Coordinator for English Language Arts, Kathryn lends her expertise in the fields of literature and social studies to help map out Academic Support programs for students in English, History, and related fields. Kathryn also advises and oversees the verbal/reading sections for test preparation programs
To help families from all backgrounds to achieve their college amibitions, Academy Tutors has partnered with the following individuals and companies in the areas of
I believe in a holistic approach that meets the individual needs of the student and parents when planning for college. Our program utilizes resources, experience, and technology to effectively help plan for both college and career.
As an educator of nearly a decade, I understand education and knowledge are the keys to success, and I work in concert with schools, families, and students to facilitate a clear plan for their future.
To obtain the best results, we use:
For each student, we create a personalized plan including college, major, and career. I help alleviate the guesswork, minimize the uncertainty, and assist families in avoiding the costly missteps that are associated with college and career planning.
When it comes to planning for college, the financial stakes have never been higher. Having the right plan can make a world of difference. You know that. I do, too. I work with families, schools, churches, and other organizations to help deepen families’ understanding of: