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The following names of Tutors are offered as a resource for students and parents. Any agreement for tutoring services represents a contract between the parent/student and the tutor. This does not represent a contract between the parent/student and the Westford Public Schools or a contract between the tutor and the Westford Public Schools. School facilities are not available for provision of private services.  As such, all tutoring must occur off school grounds. "*" indicates this tutor is current faculty at Westford Academy.

ENGLISH
John Arno - 2001 graduate of Westford Academy, 5+ years of classroom experience teaching English, Reading, and English as a Second Language in the Sharon Public Schools--available to tutor in the following subject and skill areas for grades 5-12:  English, Reading comprehension, ESL, SAT Prep, essay writing, organizational skills, and study skills.   Contact:  johnj_arno@hotmail.com.

* Lynn Bonakdar - English and SAT/ACT test prep tutor. Current WA English teacher with 12 years experience in Westford Schools (8 years WA; 4 years Stony Brook). Areas of expertise include: SAT and ACT English prep and essay writing (including college essay). Contact: lbonakdar@westfordk12.us

Cynthia Carpenter – Former English / Language Arts teacher and Certified Reading Specialist (grades 1-12) Thirty years experience in Westford, Lexington, and Brookline and Concord, MA schools. Masters' degree and 60+ post grad credits. Will tutor students in reading, writing, study and organizational skills. Background in Comparative Literature. Excellent parent and professional
references. Contact: 978-952-8871 or cscarp@gmail.com

Anda Cristina Corbescu - English (reading and writing) and Theatre Arts.  I have a degree in Philosophy and Theology.  Passion for poetry, speaking, communicating, singing and dancing.  Studying to be a homeopath I would love to help you achieve your dreams and unlock your potential!   I live in Westford.  Contact:  978-727-8047 or petrichora@gmail.com.

Al Duffett - 35 years at Westford Academy Teacher - English, Reading and Social Studies.  Contact: alduffett@yahoo.com.

Anne Ford -  English tutor. Over ten years of experience teaching English to high school students (Hopkinton, Burlington, Westford Academy). Areas of expertise: college essay & application, test prep (including SAT and ACT English), literary analysis, writing, study skills, and organizational skills. BA from Amherst College, M.Ed. from Lesley University. Contact: anne.sawyer.ford@gmail.com

Rashmi Kumar - English Tutor.  Group and one-on-one coaching for middle school and high school students.  Areas of expertise:  English (reading comprehension and essay writing), college application essay, organizational skills and study skills.  Experience 20 years (12 years at Westford Academy, 6 years at Lexington High School, 2 years at Delhi University, India).  Contact: 978-808-3768 or rkumar@westfordk12.us

* Andrea Pickersgill - Spanish level 1 - AP, English.   Contact: 339-927-5517 or apickersgill@comcast.net.

Cynthia Reynolds - B.A., M.Ed,  English /Communications
Tutorials in:  Public Speaking and All Levels of English:  composition, grammar, literature and spelling.
Contact: cinreynolds@comcast.net or 978-256-8221

Patricia Scannell – English, Writing, SAT Prep (Critical Reading and Writing). 18 years in the Westford Academy English Department. Contact: 603-233-2137 or patscannell23@gmail.com.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

* Michelle Wagner - English and SAT/ACT test prep tutor.  Areas of expertise in addition to test prep: college application essays, research papers (planning/writing/revising), close reading, and literary analysis. Current Westford Academy ELL teacher with 20+ years of experience teaching both high school and university-level English and English Language Development courses (Bedford H.S., UMass Lowell, Middlesex Community College).  Will work with high school and college students for one-hour sessions at Fletcher Library during the school year and/or the summer months.  Contact: michellewagner75@gmail.com 

Kerry Webster - Bachelor in English, Master in Teaching English.  Experience teaching middle school and high school English.  Would be happy to help with English needs, writing, literary terms, helping understand the text, vocabulary memory techniques, etc.   Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.   Contact:  kwebs@me.com.

* Dianne Wright--English and/or Study Skills tutor. Current Special Education Teacher with 20 years of experience, 17 years at Westford Academy teaching Study Skills, 15 years as an English Support teacher (grades 9-12), and 14 years experience teaching a small group English Class. Will help regular or special education students with reading, writing, ESL, English, Study/Organizational Skills, and test preparation.  Contact dwright@westfordk12.us or 978-551-6833



FRENCH
* Diana Albu - French Tutor (Westford Public School Teacher).  Contact: dalbu@westfordk12.us.

Elsa Clement - French Tutor (30 Gray Farm Road, Littleton MA).  Contact:  elsazclement@gmail.com.

Pascale Duquet - French Tutor.  Native Speaker 7 years experience in teaching all age groups.  References available upon request.  Flexible hours.  Contact:  pascale1.duquet@gmail.com.

Didi O'Donnell - French Tutor - all levels - 30+ years teaching all levels of French at Westford Academy.  Contact: 978-692-1272 or dianneodl@comcast.net.

Karen Sacco - French Tutor (Westford Pubic School Teacher).  Contact: ksacco@westfordk12.us.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

GERMAN
Lizette Greaves - German Tutor- all levels- to give that extra support with German grammar when you're feeling challenged or overwhelmed. Can be for occasional or regularly scheduled sessions (your choice) after school. Contact by email. .  lgreaves@westfordk12.us.

Sabine Labuhn - Native German speaker. Teacher at German Saturday School Boston, contact: sabine@labuhn.ch

HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES
Jim Bogue - Taught at Westford Academy for over 20 years.  Tutoring History.  Contact:  978-692-5570 or jbogue753@gmail.com.

Amanda Everett - 12 years teaching experience; able to support the research and writing process, Social Studies, or general study skills, time management, and organization.  Available after school, weekends, or via online. aeverett@westfordk12.us.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

MATH
Alexis Avila  - SAT Prep, ACT Prep, LD SAT, LD ACT, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Spanish.  Contact: 781-753-9951 or alexis@preppedandpolished.com.

* Kathy Aylward - Math Tutor - Areas: Algebra II (all levels), Trig & PreCalc (all levels) and Calculus (Honors and AP AB) Contact: 978-987-6605 (cell), 978-455-2551 (home) or kaylward@westfordk12.us.

Sara Boucher - 12+ years teaching and tutoring all levels of middle and high school math, including Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry, Calculus, SAT/ACT/SSAT.  Contact:  978-888-1354 or bouchersara6@gmail.com.

Janet Bryant - Mathematics (Pre-algebra through Calculus BC); 29+ years teaching experience, 25 years at Westford Academy.  Masters in Math Worcester Polytechnic Institute.  Availability:  Monday and Tuesday 2:30 to 7:30 pm.  Will meet students at JV Fletcher Library.   Contact:  978-846-2746.

Paul Bryant - High School/College - Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (Algebra 1 through Calculus BC).  Qualifications:  Working on PhD in Operations Management.  Have previously tutored WA students in Chemistry and Math.  Availability:  After school starting on Wednesday, September 25.   Will meet students at JV Fletcher Library.  Contact: 978-846-3840.

Zach Brumbaugh, Math - 10+ years teaching experience and current WA teacher, all levels up to Calculus II.  Contact: zbrumbaugh@westfordk12.us or 978-732-3486.

Bob Carpenter - Retired from the Westford Academy math department in 2016 after 26 years at both the middle school and the high school. Areas : Pre- Algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Statistics, SAT Review, Geometry,  Trig and PreCalc. Contact email - bobcarpenter29@gmail.com 

Maureen Casey - over 13 years of public and private school (Lawrence Academy) tutoring experience.  All levels of Algebra, Geometry, and MCAS prep.  Currently employed at WA.  Certified math teacher with SPED background.  Flexible scheduling, reasonable rates.  Contact 781-956-0122 or miles2mo@yahoo.com

Beato Cheng - Ph.D. in Physics, will tutor all levels of Math and Physics.  Contact:  beato@juno.com or 978-846-0366.

Nancy Close - Math through Algebra 2.  Contact: 978-692-0857 (home) or 978-846-4584 (cell).

* Wendy Croteau - Mathematics:  Middle School and High School, especially Algebra 1 and 2, WA teacher.  Contact: wcroteau@westfordk12.us or 978-668-0018.

Nancy DiMaggio, M Ed - Special Education PreK-8. ~Specializing in reading and writing across content areas and executive functioning strategies. Math offered through 8th grade. Orton Gillingham trained at The Carroll School. Currently a Special Education Teacher at Stony Brook Middle School. ~Contact: 978-257-1658 or nancy.dimaggio1@gmail.com

Lori Ditto - Over 15 years teaching experience. Former WA Math teacher and current College Math professor: Algebra I and II, Trig and Pre-Calc, Statistics, Chemistry, SAT and ACT Prep. Contact: dittotutoring@gmail.com

Jennifer Ensign - 10+ years teaching high school and 5+ years private tutoring grades 5-12.  Have taught and/or tutored the following subjects:  Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physical Science, Geometry, Algebra & PreCalculus.   Patient and able to travel to home, library or through Skype.   Will pick up materials ahead of sessions and collaborate with teachers.  Resume and references available upon request.  Contact:  ensign_jennifer@yahoo.com or 617-872-0219.

* Lisa Gartner - All math subjects and levels.  Contact: lgartner@westfordk12.us or 603-801-6638.

Renee Gately - I have 14+ years teaching experience at all levels from elementary through high school.  I am available to tutor in math as well as study and organizational skills.  I earned my Master's in Education from Emmanuel College and have 75+ post-graduate credits in education, math, science and special education.  I am committed to helping students succeed in any academic area.  Contact: 978-387-2926 or r.gately@yahoo.com

Shirley Ge – 2013 WA graduate, B.S. in Chemistry: Math (all levels), Chemistry, Biology, and English. Contact: shge@davidson.edu or 978-407-1314.

Jen Goff - Med, BS in Math Education - 20+ years working with kids of all ages (including college students) as a teacher and soccer coach.  All levels of math.  Contact: 978-846-1290 or jengoff15@gmail.com.

Dr. Chaitanya Hiremath - Physics, Chemistry. A professor and an author of the BIIG problem-solving method that provides much needed skills for improving science education worldwide. Contact: hiremathc@yahoo.com or 978-692-1658.

Eric J. Hoch- All mathematics subjects plus biology and chemistry.  Contact:  978-256-5980 (Home), 978-937-4126 (cell) or ericjhoch@gmail.com.

Carolyn Jerzylo, Math Tutor - Algebra I Contact: 978-394-3596.

Rosemarie Johnson - High School Math to Alg 2.  Contact:  978-448-5527.

* Mark Quattrocchi - Math 20+ years at WA - SAT prep, Algebra I, Algebra II, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Statistics and especially Geometry.  Contact: markquattrocchi@westfordk12.us, or http://wa.westfordk12.us/pages/westfordwa_teachers/Quattrocchi/public_html/index.htm.

* Corey Roman - 10+ years as WA teacher. All subjects and levels of Math. SAT & ACT Math Test Prep. Contact: croman@westfordk12.us or 617-480-2509.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

* Anne Stowe, Math topics, especially Algebra I, Algebra 2, Trig and PreCalculus, Calculus Honors or AP.  Contact: 978-692-5570 x 375 or, astowe@westfordk12.us

Gene Troisi, Sciences and Mathematics Contact: 603-305-5052.

Sharyn Walczewski - 7-12 grade Mathematics/Statistics, "Massachusetts certified secondary Mathematics Teacher.  SAT, MCAS Tutor.  (25 years teaching experience -- last 10 years at Lexington High School).  Contact: 978-621-5087 or sharynstutoring@gmail.com.  www.sharynstutoring.com.

Mohammed Wasef - I believe education is the only thing in this world no one can ever take from you. I have a PhD in Engineering that I pursued due to my love of Math & Science, specifically Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Chemistry, & Physics.  In my desire to be a well-rounded individual, I also harbored a love for martial arts, fitness and public speaking. I have always enjoyed teaching and have often given lectures, presentations and seminars to audiences ranging from young adults to seasoned professionals. I am a big proponent of self-defense and  but enjoy being fit. I employ moderate exercise and eating right as my tools and preach exactly that philosophy. I believe our lives are what we make of them, and hard work, education, discipline are key in achieving all of our life's goals, academic and otherwise. I look forward to working with you and help you achieve your goals.  Contact: mohammed.wasef@gmail.com.

National Honor Society
To request tutoring.  Please feel free to email Stephanie Gosselin wanationalhonorsociety@gmail.com.
It's helpful if they include the subject and day and time of availability.

READING/WRITING
Cynthia Carpenter – Certified Reading Specialist (experienced in grades 1-12) and former English, Language Arts and elementary teacher will help students with reading, writing, study and organizational skills. Masters' degree plus thirty years teaching experience in Westford, Lexington, Concord and Brookline, MA schools. “Executive functioning” specialist on Concord SEPAC website.Diagnostic testing, individualized support. Excellent parent and professional references. Contact: 978-952-8871

Joyce Pellino Crane  - COLLEGE ESSAY ASSISTANCE     Let’s brainstorm topics for your college application essay and fine-tune your drafts. I’ve written commentaries for the Boston Globe’s opinion page, Newsday and the Westford Eagle, and I’ve won journalism awards for editorial writing and news reporting. Even more relevant, I’m the mother of two Westford Academy alumni who wrote successful college essays. I will help you find your compelling and memorable story. I’ve held college essay workshops for WA students for a few years and understand the process. I’m available all year including the summer months. Email me at WinningCollegeEssay@gmail.com or call 978.852.8219

Jack Cristofani - 15+ years of classroom experience as an English and Social Studies teacher at the middle and high school level. Help with organization and study skills; composition writing; editing and proofreading; college applications; college essay writing; and PSAT, SAT, and GED preparation. References available upon request. Contact: 978-454-3717 or jack.cristofani@comcast.net.

David Daniel -  Award winning teacher with 30+ years of experience teaching English and creative writing at the college and high school levels. He has published more than a dozen books and over 200 short stories. Contact at david_daniel@uml.edu or at daviddaniel67@gmail.com or at 978-846-4450.

Audrey Desrochers-I have been a Title One Tutor in the Lowell Public Schools for the past 10 years as well as a private tutor and a tutor for a professional tutoring company. I teach reading, writing and SAT Prep (verbal). I work with students of all ages but specialize in middle and high school English. I have a bachelor's degree in journalism from Northeastern University and a master's degree in education from UMass/Boston. I have three children, one who has graduated from WA, one who is about to graduate, and one who is a sophomore, so I am quite familiar with the WA English curriculum. I am an expert in the areas of literature, writing essays and preparing for the verbal portion of the SAT/ACT. I am available throughout the summer and during the school year.  Contact:  audreydesrochers@comcast.net.   Phone numbers are home 978-692-4730 and cell 978-387-8338

Nancy DiMaggio, M Ed - Special Education PreK-8. ~Specializing in reading and writing across content areas and executive functioning strategies. Math offered through 8th grade. Orton Gillingham trained at The Carroll School. Currently a Special Education Teacher at Stony Brook Middle School. ~Contact: 978-257-1658 or nancy.dimaggio1@gmail.com

Shirley Ge – 2013 WA graduate, B.S. in Chemistry: Math (all levels), Chemistry, Biology, and English. Contact: shge@davidson.edu or 978-407-1314.

* Richard McHugh - Writing a research paper.  Contact:  rmchugh@westfordk12.us.

Cynthia Reynolds - B.A., M.Ed, Language Arts
Tutorials in: Reading Comprehension, Study Skills, Composition Writing/Editing and College Essay Support.
Contact: cinreynolds@comcast.net or 978-256-8221


SAT/ACT/PSAT
John Arno - 2001 graduate of Westford Academy, 5+ years of classroom experience teaching English, Reading, and English as a Second Language in the Sharon Public Schools--available to tutor in the following subject and skill areas for grades 5-12:  English, Reading comprehension, ESL, SAT Prep, essay writing, organizational skills, and study skills.   Contact:  johnj_arno@hotmail.com.

Alexis Avila  - SAT Prep, ACT Prep, LD SAT, LD ACT, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Spanish.  Contact: 781-753-9951 or alexis@preppedandpolished.com.

* Lynn Bonakdar - English and SAT/ACT test prep tutor. Current WA English teacher with 12 years experience in Westford Schools (8 years WA; 4 years Stony Brook). Areas of expertise include: SAT and ACT English prep and essay writing (including college essay). Contact: lbonakdar@westfordk12.us

Cynthia Carpenter - Individualized SAT / ACT / PSAT Test Prep for the Verbal / Reading Comprehension and Writing sections. College Essay support. Former English / Language Arts teacher and Certified Reading Specialist (grades 1-12) in Westford, Lexington, Concord and Brookline, MA schools. Thirty years teaching experience; Masters' degree plus 60+ post-grad credits. I can help
students with specific test-taking skills, strategies, and confidence-building. Excellent parent and professional references.
Contact: 978-952-8871 or cscarp@gmail.com.

Joy Courcy - SAT Prep - group classes and also private sessions.  Contact: 978-692-4803 or joycourcy@comcast.net.

Jack Cristofani - 15+ years of classroom experience as an English and Social Studies teacher at the middle and high school level. Help with organization and study skills; composition writing; editing and proofreading; college applications; college essay writing; and PSAT, SAT, and GED preparation. References available upon request. Contact: 978-454-3717 or jack.cristofani@comcast.net.

Audrey Desrochers-I have been a Title One Tutor in the Lowell Public Schools for the past 10 years as well as a private tutor and a tutor for a professional tutoring company. I teach reading, writing and SAT Prep (verbal). I work with students of all ages but specialize in middle and high school English. I have a bachelor's degree in journalism from Northeastern University and a master's degree in education from UMass/Boston. I have three children, one who has graduated from WA, one who is about to graduate, and one who is a sophomore, so I am quite familiar with the WA English curriculum. I am an expert in the areas of literature, writing essays and preparing for the verbal portion of the SAT/ACT. I am available throughout the summer and during the school year.  Contact:  audreydesrochers@comcast.net.   My phone numbers are home 978-692-4730 and cell 978-387-8338

Lori Ditto - Over 10 years experience and former WA Math teacher:  Algebra I and II, Geometry, Statistics, SAT and ACT Prep.  Contact: dittotutoring@gmail.com or 978-392-2094.

Maureen Kelly - Private and semi-private SAT Prep, College Essay Writing Workshops.  Contact:  978-758-2283 or mkelly5555@verizon.net.

Matthew Kline, SAT/ACT/PSAT Tutoring.  Over 12 years experience, including many Westford Academy students.  Contact: matthewkline@comcast.net or 978-495-1865.

Stan Kopec - Experienced Mathematics teacher/tutor and business professional; interested in tutoring Mathematics at any grade level including standardized test preparation.   Eight years of Mathematics teaching experience in grades 7 through college, both in public and private schools in the US and Europe.  Have significant experience with Pearson's MyMathLab online curriculum.  Additional experience includes 25+ years in industry which brings a wealth of real life examples and relevance to the teaching/tutoring environment.   Contact:  978-771-7301.

* Corey Roman, all levels of Math.   SAT & ACT Math Test Prep.  Contact: croman@westfordk12.us or 617-480-2509.

Patricia Scannell - SAT Prep (Critical Reading and Writing), English, College Essay Writing, 18 years in Westford Academy English Department.  Contact: 603-233-2137 or patscannell23@gmail.com.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

* Michelle Wagner - English and SAT/ACT test prep tutor.  Areas of expertise in addition to test prep: college application essays, research papers (planning/writing/revising), close reading, and literary analysis. Current Westford Academy ELL teacher with 20+ years of experience teaching both high school and university-level English and English Language Development courses (Bedford H.S., UMass Lowell, Middlesex Community College).  Will work with high school and college students for one-hour sessions at Fletcher Library during the school year and/or the summer months.  Contact: michellewagner75@gmail.com

Sharyn Walczewski - 7-12 grade Mathematics/Statistics, "Massachusetts certified secondary Mathematics Teacher.  SAT, MCAS Tutor.  (25 years teaching experience -- last 10 years at Lexington High School).  Contact: 978-621-5087 or sharynstutoring@gmail.com.  www.sharynstutoring.com.

SCIENCE
Marissa Asa - Graduate of Westford Academy in 2011. Bachelors degree in both biology and education from University of Massachusetts Lowell. I am licensed to teach science in grades 5-12. Available all year around to tutor in biology as well as other sciences. Cell number 978-846-5799 and home phone 978-692-2515.     

* Christopher Brown - Fundamental & CP Biology, Any level Chemistry, Availability Thursdays 3:30 - 7:00 pm.  Contact 978-660-4408 or christopherbrown486@hotmail.com.

* Jeffrey Bucchianeri - Science, Westford Academy Teacher.  Contact: 978-729-4434 or jbucchianeri@gmail.com.

Jennifer Ensign - 10+ years teaching high school and 5+ years private tutoring grades 5-12.  Have taught and/or tutored the following subjects:  Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physical Science, Geometry, Algebra & PreCalculus.   Patient and able to travel to home, library or through Skype.   Will pick up materials ahead of sessions and collaborate with teachers.  Resume and references available upon request.  Contact:  ensign_jennifer@yahoo.com or 617-872-0219.

Shirley Ge – 2013 WA graduate, B.S. in Chemistry: Math (all levels), Chemistry, Biology, and English. Contact: shge@davidson.edu or 978-407-1314.

Dr. Chaitanya Hiremath - Physics, Chemistry. A professor and an author of the BIIG problem-solving method that provides much needed skills for improving science education worldwide. Contact: hiremathc@yahoo.com or 978-692-1658.

* Timothy Knittel - Chemistry (all levels) and Physics.  Current WA teacher, 16 years teaching experience with 12 years teaching AP Chemistry.  Contact: tknittel@westfordk12.us   or 978 302 8822.  

Julie Perreault - Math and Science.  Contact: 978-922-1227.

Colleen Sherman - Chemistry Tutor.  I am certified Chemistry teacher with 30 years of teaching and tutoring experience for all levels of Chemistry. I specializing in AP Chemistry course work, lab work, AP Chemistry exam preparation and SAT II Chemistry subject exam preparation. Contact: rayksherman@aol.com or 978-853-4535.

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

Gene Troisi, Sciences and Mathematics Contact: 603-305-5052.

Mohammed Wasef - I believe education is the only thing in this world no one can ever take from you. I have a PhD in Engineering that I pursued due to my love of Math & Science, specifically Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Chemistry, & Physics.  In my desire to be a well-rounded individual, I also harbored a love for martial arts, fitness and public speaking. I have always enjoyed teaching and have often given lectures, presentations and seminars to audiences ranging from young adults to seasoned professionals. I am a big proponent of self-defense and  but enjoy being fit. I employ moderate exercise and eating right as my tools and preach exactly that philosophy. I believe our lives are what we make of them, and hard work, education, discipline are key in achieving all of our life's goals, academic and otherwise. I look forward to working with you and help you achieve your goals.  Contact: mohammed.wasef@gmail.com.


SPANISH
Alexis Avila  - SAT Prep, ACT Prep, LD SAT, LD ACT, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Spanish.  Contact: 781-753-9951 or alexis@preppedandpolished.com.

Trish Brumbaugh - WPS Spanish teacher for all levels with 15+ years of experience. Please email pbrumbaugh@westfordk12.us or call 781-718-1409 for availability and rates. ¡Gracias!

* Jennifer A. Ganley, I have been teaching HS Spanish as well as tutoring for the past 16 years. I have my B.A. in Spanish Literature and my Master's in Education with a Concentration in Spanish. I have experience tutoring people that range in age from 5 years old to adulthood. I have taught all levels of Spanish from level 1 to AP. I am available to meet after school at the Fletcher library or at my home in Billerica. jganley@westfordk12.us

Robyn Long-Navas - Spanish - A WA graduate, current Westford resident and former WA Spanish teacher (interim).  I lived in Guatemala for 3 years as a Peace Corps Volunteer and love the Spanish language and culture, and helping others understand and appreciate it.  I am raising three bilingual children, and look forward to helping any interested students become more comfortable with Spanish.  You can take the bus to our house, for an immersion experience, or we can meet at the library.  Contact me at robyn.long@gmail.com.

Kristin Morris, Spanish - 10+ years teaching experience in high school and middle school.  Current Stony Brook instructor.  Contact kmorris@westfordk12.us.

* Andrea Pickersgill - Spanish level 1 - AP, English.   Contact: 339-927-5517 or apickersgill@comcast.net.

Erin Shattuck - Spanish Tutor.  Two years teaching high school and six years tutoring at undergraduate level.  Https://sites.google.com/site/profeshattuck, 978-590-3283 or profeshattuck@gmail.com

Michele Smith-Soltysik - Smith College & Tufts Univ., MA, MS - Academic Coach & Neuro-psychologist offers tutoring in the following areas:    ENGLISH(ages 10-adult), FRENCH, SPANISH, HISTORY, BIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY(NOT AP) and SSAT, SAT, SAT II and ACT Prep. Currently teaching at the Pike School: English, French, Spanish, History, Chemistry, SAT/ACT Prep and College Planning.Feel free to text or e-mail me @(508)523-1989 OR organic.child@yahoo.com.

STUDY SKILLS
Cynthia Carpenter – Former teacher with thirty years experience (grades 1-12) in Westford, Lexington, Concord and Brookline, MA schools. Masters' degree and 60+ post-grad credits in Education, English, and Special Education. Individualized support for students with academic subjects, study, writing, and organizational skills. “Executive Functioning” specialist on Concord SEPAC website. I'm committed to helping students develop strong planning, time-management, test-taking, reading comprehension and research skills. Excellent parent and professional references Contact: 978-952-8871 or cscarp@gmail.com

Renee Gately - I have 14+ years teaching experience at all levels from elementary through high school.  I am available to tutor in math as well as study and organizational skills.  I earned my Master's in Education from Emmanuel College and have 75+ post-graduate credits in education, math, science and special education.  I am committed to helping students succeed in any academic area.  Contact: 978-387-2926 or r.gately@yahoo.com 

Katie Mangiaratti - 11 years experience teaching elementary and middle school subjects (including study and organizational skills), working as a regular education teacher and moderate special education teacher, and working as a tutor in the small group and one-on-one setting.  Willing to communicate with teachers in order to help students improve in any area (except foreign language).   Contact:  catherine.perella@gmail.com.

Yolanda Rigali - Study skills, test prep, "How to" strategies and support.  Organization/writing skills (reg and SPED).  Contact:  978-742-4910 or yolanda_rigali@hotmail.com.

Dianne Wright--English, reading, and/or study skills tutor. Retired Special Education Teacher with 21 years of experience, 18 years at Westford Academy teaching Study Skills, 16 years as an English Support teacher (grades 9-12), and 14 years experience teaching a small group English Class. Currently working on becoming Orton-Gillingham Certified. Will help regular or special education students with reading, writing, ESL, English, study/organizational skills, and test preparation. Contact dtwright2017@gmail.com or 978-551-6833


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