Meet Valerie — New Director of the Autism and Jon Peterson Scholarships

On Monday, June 19th, Valerie Cooper joined North Coast Education Services as our new Director of the Autism Scholarship and Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship programs. About Valerie Cooper: Valerie earned her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from The Ohio State University and worked for investment and employee benefits brokerage firms in downtown Cleveland before returning to Notre Dame …

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Nikki

Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

A Tutor-Student Relationship with No End

Since 1985, North Coast Education Services has worked with thousands of tutors, students and families. Some relationships last a school year or a summer. But there are some tutoring situations that surpass time. We’re proud to share the story of Gretchen Jaeger, a long-term tutor and her student. We’re using pseudonyms for the student (Jennifer) and her mother (Linda) because …

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Nikki

Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

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Tutor Spotlight — Dave H.

Dave H. has a thirst for knowledge. A dedicated tutor, he has spent many hours in the classroom both as a teacher and a student. As he continues to learn, he enjoys sharing his newfound knowledge with his students. Born in Poland, Ohio, Dave relocated to Euclid for a job transfer after college. His wife Jean and daughter Meg are …

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Nikki

Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

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Richards Learning Systems — Student Spotlight, Davyon

North Coast Education Services has tutored thousands of children and adults in its 30 year tenure.  Our students and their success are our pride and joy.  It warms our hearts to hear stories of their achievements.  Through the years, we have heard some incredible stories, especially from students of our Richards Learning Systems (RLS) program. This student success story spotlights a …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

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Tutor Spotlight — Pete

Pete was born and raised in the Cleveland area.  His parents still reside in Chesterland, while he and his brothers have established homes as far away as California.  Pete decided to stay close to home and proudly lives in Mayfield Heights.  He has two nephews and three nieces, “who I love like crazy.” In his spare time, Pete is a …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

Tutor Spotlight — Marcus

“I had a thirst to reach out to kids to help them academically and help them become successful.” NCES tutor Marcus is a native of Cleveland, Ohio.  He was born here, raised here, and now proudly resides in Garfield Heights.  He earned his B.A. in finance from the University of Toledo and then attended Cleveland State University for his M.A. …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

Adel

Tutor Spotlight – Adel

“My favorite thing about working with NCES is the reward I get when I see a student explain to me something they were initially confused about.” — Adel   Adel started tutoring with North Coast Education Services in 2015.  A graduate of Cleveland State University, Adel has a passion for science and math and is pursuing a career in the …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

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Meet Our 2016 Tutor of the Year — Judy!

  “Every day is a new rewarding challenge, allowing me to make a difference in the education of my students, and the lives of their families, schools, etc.” — Judy   Each summer, North Coast Education Services hosts a Tutor Appreciation Picnic to thank the tutors for their hard work and dedication.  The highlight of the picnic is the presentation …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

Tutor Spotlight — Vikki

“I love working with kids and seeing the pride on their face when they understand the concept we are working on.” — Vikki    Vikki is a former resident of Springfield, Missouri who relocated to Northeast Ohio to live near family.  She currently resides in Euclid — a proud mother of two and grandmother of five. A graduate of Lake Erie College, Vikki …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.

Tutor Spotlight — Charles

“Math proficiency is the gateway to a number of incredible careers that students may never have considered.” — Danica McKellar When families call our office to find a tutor, many ask if the tutors are certified teachers.  My response is always the same — many tutors are current or retired teachers.  But I always add one more thing — “Some of the best …

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Nikki is the Director of Student Services for North Coast Education Services. She coordinates the tutoring for all private students, assists with in-school programs, and is responsible for the NCES blog. Nikki is also the Assistant Camp Director of the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, a summer program for students with learning disabilities in Kirtland, OH.