School Programs
The Academic Approach to Student Achievement

Our School Programs team understands the challenges of raising student achievement.  It is hard work to deliver high-quality, engaging instruction that both grows skills and raises scores, especially in an e-learning world.  It is our mission to help school leaders and faculty balance these goals through our unique approach to student assessment, data analysis, and instructional action.

Highlights of Services

Test Prep
E-Courses

Engaging online or in-person ACT & SAT test preparation courses taught by Academic Approach instructors giving increased confidence, mastery of high-impact skills, and personalized strategies to use on test day

Formative Assessment Builder

Digital assessment tool that allows teachers to use our research-based content to create their own formative assessments or use our pre-built assessments to test and build students' skills in bite-sized pieces

Assessments & Reporting

In-depth assessment reports that provide faculty key insights into student performance, quickly identify gaps in skills and curriculum, and target key skills for instruction

Teacher Preparation

Customized professional development delivered online or in-person that deepens understanding of standards and assessment, builds a data-driven culture, infuses rigor throughout your school, and supports your teachers in delivering the most targeted skills-based instruction efficiently

Through our customized and integrated test-preparation solutions, we:

Align with your educational mission and growth goals

Adapt to the unique instructional needs of both your students and your faculty

Deliver high-quality educational services and products that raise skills and scores

In designing our solutions, we apply over 19 years as a Company of successful teaching experience in building skills and raising scores for thousands of students.

Every Student is Different

We know our students; each one is unique. That is why our ACT, SAT, and Middle School test prep is customized to each student and school partner.

We improve your students’ standardized testing by tailoring our research-based, expert instruction and curriculum to your needs.

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School Programs Team

Anna Brandes

Director of Professional Development

Anna Brandes is currently the Director of Professional Development on the School Programs team at Academic Approach. She has worked at Academic Approach since 2013 when she mo ...

Jewan Garner

Director of School Partnerships

Jewan Garner serves as the Director of School Partnerships at Academic Approach. Jewan collaborates with the School Programs team to develop customized and effective test prep ...

Sadaf Javaid

Director of School Engagement

Sadaf Javaid is Director of School Engagement at Academic Approach. Sadaf joined the team in 2017 and has since worked to ensure educators receive highly personalized support ...

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Our Partnerships

We are proud to work with partners from 133 schools, districts, and organizations across 14 states.

Locations We Tutor In

Every Student is Different

We know our students; each one is unique, and each one requires a different approach, especially during these unprecedented times. That is why our ACT, SAT, and Middle School test prep is customized to each student and school partner.

We improve your students’ standardized testing by tailoring our research-based, expert instruction and curriculum to your needs, and we can get started with you right away.

Our offices are now open, but in a limited capacity. We are still offering online tutoring and all practice tests will remain virtual.

Reach out to us at 773-348-8914 with any questions.