Brian Kirschner

Brian Kirchner

Lead Director of Student Success

Brian Kirchner joined Academic Approach in 2018 and currently serves as the Lead Director of Student Success of the New York City and Boston offices. In this role, Brian helps manage and support tutors, school partnerships, and 1-on-1 programs to assure students achieve their academic goals. 

With a dual degree in English and Music from Muhlenberg College, Brian is a long veteran of test prep, curriculum development, and teacher management. His passion for education began as an independent tutor and ESL instructor assisting students of all ages with their writing and reading skills. Over the last 13 years, Brian assisted in managing operations, school partnerships, and tutoring for several education and test prep companies including: Five Points Learning, Kaplan Test Prep, and The Princeton Review. 

Along with these educational endeavors, Brian is an award-winning playwright and musician and continues to work on both musical projects and theatrical productions in and around New York City.

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.