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I am a graduate of Columbia University with a BA in Urban Studies and Psychology. I graduated from Syracuse University with an MA in Social Work. For ten years, I have been working with students ages 10-21 in the capacity of tutor, teacher, summer residential counselor and academic counselor. As an undergraduate and graduate student, I conducted group and individual tutoring, specializing in the areas of Math and English. I have frequently assisted students who have been diagnosed with ADD, ADHD, or other learning disabilities. For four summer seasons, I was a residential counselor for the Upward Bound program at Columbia University. I spent one of those summers as a teacher of Global History and Psychology. While in graduate school and abroad in South Africa, I served as an academic counselor to students who were on academic probation and considered at risk of not graduating. I engage students in strategies designed to increase focus, organization and academic performance.
I currently work with Los Angeles high schools as a counselor to decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates. I work patiently and collaboratively with youth to help them push beyond their limits and recognize their full potential. I look forward to working with you and/or your student(s)!
Columbia University, New York City, BA (Urban Studies )
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, MSW (Master's)
Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00
Cancellation: 4 hours notice required
Erica will travel within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90034.
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