"Lea's calm, inspiring, and consistent demeanor is the ideal influence for our son, especially after a long academic day.  Her teaching style and tactics teach our son how to ask in-depth questions when structuring an essay, enrich his vocabulary repertoire, and develop strong the skills he needs to write with confidence. This multi-faceted approach provides him with a solid foundation and the confidence to tackle diverse writing formats." - Michelle K., parent at Carolina Day School

"Lea's calm, inspiring, and consistent demeanor is the ideal influence for our son, especially after a long academic day.  Her teaching style and tactics teach our son how to ask in-depth questions when structuring an essay, enrich his vocabulary repertoire, and develop strong the skills he needs to write with confidence. This multi-faceted approach provides him with a solid foundation and the confidence to tackle diverse writing formats." - Michelle K., parent at Carolina Day School

Lea McLellan

Specialties: College Advising; ACT English/reading/science/essay; SAT writing/reading/essay; SSAT; English; writing; study skills. 

Lea McLellan is a tutor and teacher with a decade of experience. She has worked closely with students on subjects ranging from college application essays to ACT and SAT test prep to general study skills. She especially loves the rewarding and exciting experience of guiding students and parents through the college application process. After graduating from the University of Vermont in 2011, Lea went on to receive a Master's Degree in nonfiction writing from Emerson College.

Lea loves working with students of all ages, helping them to build the confidence and skills necessary to deepen their educations and take on any academic challenge.