Who We Are
A2 Education Consultants
A California-based company that provides tutoring services for middle school, high school, and college students. A2 focuses on: specific academic coursework, executive functioning skills, prioritizing assignments, study skills, SAT/ ACT tutoring, college counseling, IEP (Individualized Education Plans), 504, and ADHD/ADD support.
Unique Tutoring Approach
A2 tutors differentiate themselves from hourly tutoring services by taking a more holistic approach. During a session, our tutors review grades and assignments and help students prioritize what is most important to achieve success. Furthermore, tutors teach advocacy, organization, and time management skills. We communicate with parents and monitor student progress.
Balancing homework, sports, extracurricular activities, and stress is important and A2 tutors equip students with tools to help them succeed in school and beyond.
Founders: Michelle Alessandria and Amanda Alessandria
A teacher for 30 years, Michelle holds a Master's Degree in Education, teaching credentials in Multiple Subjects (K-12), Single Subjects in English and history, and Mild/Moderate Special Education. She supervises and trains new teachers working on their teaching credentials at St. Mary’s College and has taken numerous college counseling courses through UCLA. Michelle received her bachelor's degree, Masters and teaching credentials at St. Mary's College and San Francisco State University. Having taught Special Education, AP European History, English, and World History, Michelle knows what it takes to help students succeed academically. Her own children attended the AUHSD schools and her son is a recruited scholarship water polo player at UCLA.
Amanda is a Political Science Major at UCLA, with a 3.9 GPA. Through her experience as a peer tutor for three years in high school and tutoring while in college, Amanda knows what it is like to be a student and how to succeed in a competitive environment. She participated in the rowing team at UCLA and knows how to balance academics and academics. Amanda is technologically savvy and makes tutoring fun.
Michelle and Amanda bring a wealth of academic excellence as well as a proven record of successful tutoring. A2 works with parents in advocating for their students and navigating the ins and outs of the educational system.
We do not succeed unless our students succeed.