ACADEMIC TUTORING

Almost everybody has those one or two subjects. You know what we’re talking about: the ones that don’t quite click, where every homework assignment requires extra effort and where exams are adventures rather than stately processions to fantastic grades. Those subjects.

Fortunately, we know some people who can help. Whether you’re looking for short-term reinforcements or more regular support throughout the year, we’ve got an awesome crew of academic tutors with black belts in the subjects you’re looking for

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our team of tutoring & Test PREP experts

Ryan Furiness

Inspirica's resident Content Development Manager, Ryan is a full-time tutor who has been with Inspirica for nearly a decade since graduating from UNC Chapel Hill with dual degrees in History and Political Science. We defy you to find someone who knows more about how standardized tests work, why they don't work the ways they should, and how they can be demolished with just a few simple strategies. More...

Aja Brady-Saalfeld

Aja Brady-Saalfeld

One of Inspirica's most in-demand full-time tutors, Aja is a graduate of Vassar College who tutors an extraordinarily wide range of academic subjects and standardized tests. Whether helping high school students master tricky math and science concepts or guiding college students through the most difficult LSAT logic games and GMAT sentence corrections, she's known for pushing students to achieve scores they thought well beyond reach. More...

Yuliya Aleksandrov

Inspirica's Head Mentor, Program Operations Manager, and full-time tutor, Yuliya is a graduate of Emerson College who teaches every standardized test on our list and a wide variety of academic subjects too. When not working directly with students, she leads our tutor-training and mentoring programs and oversees the analysis of student results in our Agnostic Diagnostic ACT/SAT Test Selection program. More...

Jim Giusti

Jim Giusti

One of Inspirica's most in-demand full-time tutors, Jim is a master of teaching all the major standardized tests, as well as Math, History, English, Accounting, Economics...and even the US Citizenship Test! Having previously complete a BA in European History at Southern New Hampshire University, he is now working his way towards an MA in Military History from that same instructions. More...

Alex Whalen

Alex Whalen

As Inspirica's Head of Learning and Innovation, Alex oversees the day-to-day operations of the company. In his nearly two decades with Inspirica, he has specialized in guiding athletes through both the college and graduate admissions process. Prior to completing both an MA and PhD in Political Science at Boston University, he received a BA in Government and Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia. More...

Beatriz Simonsohn

Beatriz Simonsohn

A tri-lingual test-prep expert fluent in English, French, and Spanish, Beatriz holds a BA from Columbia University and splits her time between New York, Latin America, and France. In her more than three years with Inspirica, she has served as both a part- and full-time tutor specializing in ACT, SAT, SSAT, and ISEE prep. More...

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AJ Ortiz

With a background in Social Work, including a Master of Science in Social Policy from Penn, AJ specializes in meeting the needs of kids who struggle with test anxiety, low self-confidence, or attention deficits. More...

Amanda Buckley

Amanda Buckley

A college writing professor who secretly adores teaching math, cracking the codes of all the major standardized tests, and employing humor to keep her students engaged, Amanda holds an MFA in Writing from Sarah Lawrence College and a BA in Liberal Arts from Bennington College. More...

Jacob Pankow

Jacob Pankow

A former high school teacher who left the classroom to pursue a second masters -- first an MAT in Education from University of Portland and then a Masters in Politics from NYU -- Jacob excels in one-on-one tutoring with student of all ages and learning styles. More...

Jeff MacCharles

Jeff MacCharles

An Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at Michigan State, Jeff completed his Ph.D. in Management at UMass Amherst in 2020 after earning an M.A. in Sport Management from London Metropolitan University. As a tutor, he enjoys using his expertise in Sports Coaching and Leadership to motivate students to achieve their best possible scores in a wide variety of standardized tests. More...

Caleb Kim

Caleb Kim

A 15 year veteran of tutoring and test prep who holds a degree in Biology from Williams College, Caleb enjoys teaching math and science and loves helping students get the better of standardized tests. More...

Deidre Wilson

Deidre Wilson

One of our team's true math gurus, Deidre holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State and an MA in Construction Project Management from NYU. She tutors a wide variety of advanced math and science topics as well as all forms of standardized test prep. More...

Emily Rudy

Emily Rudy

Emily is one of Inspirica's most sought after SSAT/ISEE experts. She holds a BA in Psychology with a minor in HSSP from Brandeis University and an MA in School Counseling from Boston College, each of which serves her well in her dual roles as a full-time middle school professional and part-time tutor here with us. More...

Theresa Burns

Theresa Burns

An accomplished performer, director, and choreographer who also happens to be one of our most experienced tutoring professionals, Theresa holds a BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. More...

Chris Dlugozima

Chris Dlugozima

After nearly two decades with Inspirica, Chris is a master of getting the absolute best out of his students. He holds degrees in Economics and Sociology from Stoney Brook University. More...