Masters Equivalency, Professional Teaching Certification, 2015
Bachelor of Arts, English, Le Moyne College, 2008
Connecticut Professional Teaching Certificate, English 7-12, Special Education K-12; Orton-Gillingham Classroom Educator Certificate
Jessica specializes in English Language Arts, and tutors students in grades 4 and up in reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and creative writing. She also tutors students in History, study skills, and organization. She is experienced in tutoring students in the Verbal (Reading and Writing) sections of the SAT and ACT tests. She has over 12 years of classroom experience teaching middle school and high school English through college level, including AP English classes and college essay writing. She has extensive training in Columbia University’s readers and writers workshop model of instruction. She is experienced in working with students with Special Needs, including Executive Functioning Delays, Dyslexia, ADD/ADHD, and Auditory Learning Disabilities.