Mary Ann Siersdale

Education:

Certificate of Advanced Studies, Psychology and Social Relations, Harvard University, 1981

Master of Science, Special Education, College of S.I. NY, 1976

Bachelor of Science, English, Brooklyn College, CUNY 1967

Certifications:

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Educator’s License in English Language Arts, 9-12

Mary Ann is a certified English teacher with a Master’s Degree in Special Education, and has worked with students in grades K through 12 in all areas of study, specializing in English Language Arts. She has been tutoring for 8 years and has worked with children for nearly 40 years. Most recently, she has been tutoring students in a one-on-one setting, but has also taught in classroom settings. She is experienced in teaching young students the building blocks of literacy and further reading instruction. She has experience working with students with special needs, gifted and ESL students. She is also a standardized test specialist with extensive experience tutoring for the SAT, ISEE, SSAT, and HSPT tests.