Los Angeles

Jessica

B.A. Case Western Reserve University
12 years experience

About

Jessica has been a personal tutor for over a decade and has taught after-school SAT/ACT prep in classroom settings. She has also spent time studying and teaching internationally in England and China. Jessica has coached over a dozen perfect-scorers on the SAT and ACT and has helped many of her students earn acceptance letters to Ivy League and other top-tier universities.

In high school, Jessica earned perfect scores on her English and Latin AP exams. She graduated magna cum laude from Case Western Reserve University and earned her degree in  Psychology & Child Development, with specialization in Child Development & Education. Jessica’s students have spanned a wide range of ages and learning abilities. She has also worked with students with LDs and special accommodations, including ADHD, autism, cerebral palsy, and severe social and academic anxiety.

In lessons, Jessica likes to learn about her students’ individual learning styles and approaches meetings with empathy and understanding. When she’s not teaching, Jessica enjoys laughing at standup comedy, hiking to waterfalls, and learning about autism advocacy.

Noteworthy Accomplishments

  • One of Jessica’s students recently improved by over 12 points on his ACT.
  • Jessica has coached over a dozen perfect-scorers on the SAT and ACT over the past few years.

Fun Facts

  • Jessica is trying to travel to all states and continents. Current counts: 39/50 and 4/7.
  • Jessica learned to fly her paraglider in 2019 and is looking forward to her next flight.

Areas of Expertise

  • ACT
  • ISEE/SSAT
  • Latin
  • SAT/PSAT