Patrick McCarty PhD

Patrick McCarty PhD

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37 years in business

About this tutor

Ivy-League PhD in English and Philosophy (with specialization in cognition, learning, education).  30 years of teaching and tutoring experience.  Leader in education, with publications available at bookstores, online, and via Amazon.  Presence in mainstream media for decades on educational issues.  Decades in academia and on top university admissions committees.  NEA award recipient.  331.215.3015 

After a lifetime of teaching in the classroom, I like to see the immediacy and power of one-on-one work.  

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Elgin, IL 60123
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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Diagnostics that determine the precise nature of the issue.  

A detailed plan agreed upon by all involved. 

A complete record of proceedings for puroses of progress measurement, review, and confirmation of results.  

Feedback from students and parents 

Measurable (and rapid) progress 

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Education/learning theory expert for 30 years.  Extensive list of publications and mainstream-media appearances on educational topics.  

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