Courtney Meiers, Ed.S., M.S.
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Guiding kids to their highest potential through forming and reaching goals, teaching them about their brains and tailoring study skills, and improving grades and self-esteem at the same time.
Services Offered (Via Zoom or In-Person):
-Coaching: Goal-setting, long/short-term. Building Confidence. Building Independence
-Tutoring: Academic subject help. I tutor all academic subjects. It is not whether I am an expert in the subject, it's my ability to teach the concepts and how to store the information in each child's unique brain using their unique learning style.
-Academic Tracking: Shared document that tracks goals, grades, work completion, and upcoming tests/quizzes
-Executive Functioning Practice: Creating specialized systems for organization skills, punctuality, and social skills.
-Study Skills: Explicit instruction on how to prepare for tests and quizzes (standard and non-standardized test; i.e. State tests, ACT/SAT, etc.)
-Test Prep with individualized learning techniques: using your child’s unique learning, I teach them how to put information in their brain and store it from their short-term memory to their long-term memory and how to combat and curb test anxiety!
-College-bound Prep: Does your child want to go to college but just doesn’t have a clue where, how to prepare, or what they would even want to study when they get there? I can help…I have guided students all the way through graduate school PAID FOR via scholarships. Everything from resumes, personal statements, to ACT/SAT test prep, I get your kid into college with all the possible financial assistance out there.
*All strategies look at the whole picture of the child, exploring all areas of the child including their friendships, self-esteem, and their individuality.
I am a passionate and intuitive educator and psychologist with 10 years of experience teaching, tutoring, and guiding children to their highest potential. After I obtained my B.S. in Psychology from the University of Arizona, I began teaching high school English and obtained my Post-Baccalaureate in secondary English education. I saw the individual needs of students that were falling through the cracks, and I went on to study at San Diego State University in the School Psychology program. In this complex and thorough dual master's degree program, I obtained my Master’s in Counseling as well as an Education Specialist degree. I currently work as a school psychologist full-time in Redwood City, CA and coach and tutor children after school hours. I use a variety of methods to assess your child's learning style, goals and dreams, personalities, and I design and tailor unique tutoring/coaching sessions to guide them to the best they can be. Through goal-setting, grade tracking, tutoring, a prospective shifting, cognitive exercises, creating systems, and more, I am able to access your child's highest potential, improve their grades, motivate them, and ultimately leave them with study skills and sense of self-reliance and self-adequacy that will stay with them the rest of their life.
20 Minute initial consultation to see if we are a match: No cost.
First Session with Informal Cognitive evaluation and goal-setting: $90.00
Each Session after the initial session:
In Person: Gas + 70 per hour
Zoom/Skype/Face Time: 70 per hour
Check out my website: CourtneyMeiers.com
Linkedin: Courtney Meiers