Teachers Who Tutor
Taught third and fourth grade at Grace Church School in downtown Manhattan for seven years, and has tutored over one hundred students from grades 1-12 at a number of New York City independent schools. A native Upper West Sider, Abby attended The Brearley School for thirteen years, and understands the independent school climate from a student, an educator, and a parent’s perspective. A double major in English and art history with a B.A. from Amherst College where she graduated magna cum laude, Abby received her master’s degree, summa cum laude, in childhood education from Fordham University. Abby strives to make learning fun while helping students acquire new skills and gain confidence. Together, Abby & Brian write about homework and education for the New York Times and are the authors of THE HOMEWORK HANDBOOK, forthcoming from Avery/Penguin Random House.