Targeted Strategies for Student Success

Providing Students with Expert Support and Guidance


  • Maximum progress by identifying and building on each student’s existing strengths
  • Realistic yet challenging short, medium and long-term goals
  • Carefully selected materials along with systematic note-taking, review and recap
  • Productive homework assignments to prepare and revise key points covered in tutoring sessions
  • Encouragement and support–I’m very polite, friendly and engaging and I believe learning should be fulfilling and rewarding
  • Focus and guidance–I always insist on student concentration, effort and full participation for both tutoring sessions and homework assignments

Hand Selected and Customized Learning Materials

  • I carefully select the books and other learning materials on the market that best suit your particular strengths, knowledge and learning style
  • I comprehensively document all challenges and stumbling blocks for future reference
  • In addition, I can create customized study programs and homework guides for specific needs

Contact Me for a Free Consultation


  • Stacey A., parent, Manhattan

    "Seamus was invaluable with every aspect of SAT prep and the admissions process. He is very thorough and makes sure students grasp every concept."
  • Nika K., freshman, Wellesley, Ma.

    "Everything I found hard, Seamus made easier. He helped me master even the most difficult topics."
  • Margaret M., parent, Westchester

    "Seamus has provided invaluable support to our son as he started middle school—A.L. is now much more confident and his scores have improved significantly."
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