Learning Coach

Judy Gartman is a reading/writing tutor and Learning Coach. She provides an


individualized, optimistic approach to developing reading strategies from remediation to enrichment. Judy’s approach:


teaches students from ages 4 (pre-kindergarten with readiness needs) to high school students with study skill problems. With 30 years of experience, Judy teaches learning strategies and at the same time, builds self esteem. Teaming with her students’ teachers ensures success.


Judy is a caring professional who guides students with low pressure strategies and “a smile” in the following areas:


  • Reading-all levels from remediation to enrichment
  • Writing process and in the content areas
  • Study Skills- How to study for tests?
  • Vocabulary building
  • Orton-trained multisensory approach
  • Learning disabilities
  • NYS ELA (English and Language Arts)
  • Independent School Entrance Exam
  • ITBS prep


Judy started as a classroom teacher, became a parent and teacher trainer for her company, POP., and began her tutoring practice 20 years ago. After graduating Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude from Hunter College in education, Judy received a MA in reading and certification in Educational Administration. Since that time, Judy felt her passion was working with students.


Contact: smartreaders@mindspring.com


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