Our purpose is To Empower Kids and Families to Thrive, and this drives everything we do. We experience enjoyment and fulfillment when we see our students begin making connections that unlock their capacity to learn. When this occurs, we consider it a job well done!
In addition, our team of dynamic academic coaches have been carefully vetted to ensure they all align with our core values:
Learning Foundations was founded in 2008 by Jennifer Price with the goal of re-envisioning academic coaching. Jennifer’s approach involves combining the skills of an educator and the guidance of a coach to personalize education and instill a love of learning in students. We are more than tutors. Our academic coaches teach kids how to learn, advocate for themselves and be accountable in the classroom.
We believe all kids perform better when they understand how their brain is naturally wired to learn through their senses: eyes, ears, hands and heart. Since its inception, Learning Foundations has worked with thousands of students, teaching them the power of their learning style in order to thrive in an academic setting.
Students receive individualized one-to-one coaching, incorporating over 45 essential study skills. Through this process, students learn how to sort, classify and organize information. This approach deepens classroom connections and reinforces student whole-brain learning.
At Learning Foundations, we take a holistic approach to academic coaching that goes well beyond what is typically provided in a tutoring environment. As part of this process, we:
The focus of every session is to teach techniques that empower personal achievement and academic success.
Our coaches are specialists in academic and emotional intelligence who have distinguished themselves as leaders in the field of curriculum differentiation. In addition, we have extensive expertise in:
Learning Foundations is the only Personal Advancement Center in the United States utilizing a Critical Connections Methodology™ to help children thrive in all aspects of life. This unique approach to academic coaching blends the following components to unlock academic success:
Through our Critical Connections Methodology™, students are able to break down the barriers that have previously posed challenges to learning. This will boost their confidence and help them thrive in an academic environment. By unlocking their passions, we’re able to help children embrace a love of learning that will stay with them for the rest of their lives.