Our goal at Innovative Collegiate Consultants, Inc. is to provide educational assistance to students with learning difficulties, and those needing subject tutoring for a particular course.
Our success specialists work with students using a personalized plan based on their various strengths and weaknesses to build both their confidence and executive functioning skills. Success specialists are assigned to students for the entirety of the semester so that rapport and trust can be established. Weekly communications are also sent to parents regarding student progress and improvement.
About Dr. Tara Williams
Dr. Tara Williams is the owner and founder of Innovative Collegiate Consultants, Incorporated. She earned her Doctorate of Philosophy in Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry from the University of Sussex in Falmer, United Kingdom. Dr. Williams is currently a tenure track professor at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, California, and has been teaching for the last thirteen years. She has been working with students with disabilities across the US since 2010.
Benefits of working with you rather than the competitors
Experience Working with Students with Learning Difficulties – Students with learning difficulties will benefit from additional assistance honing their executive functioning skills in an online environment.
Virtual Services – Students either entering college, or enrolling in a distance education course for the first time may be looking for additional assistance with their preparation and coursework, at the most convenient time for the student.
Personalized Services – New students will receive a free 1 hour session with the founder, Dr. Tara Williams, in order to evaluate their academic strengths and weaknesses and to suggest the best possible personalized plan for the semester.
Tutors with Various Backgrounds – All of our success specialists have been hired based on their experience working with students on executive functioning skills or on their subject matter expertise.
Executive Functioning Tutoring:
After your free consultation, a success specialist (tutor) is assigned for the semester.
- Introductory meeting with parent and student
- Pre-authorized weekly schedule with additional meetings if necessary
- Assistance with time-management, organization, weekly course preparation
- Assistance with accommodations management
Subject tutoring is also available!
- More than 20 subjects offered
- Tutors personally hired and vetted
- Majority of tutors hold advanced degrees in their subject of expertise
- Flexible scheduling
Academic Consulting Services:
We also offer assistance to students who need other academic services.
- Semester course scheduling
- Summer coursework application and credit transfer in and out of state
- Undergrad and graduate school applications
- Resume assistance for internships and job placements
About Kristine Walsworth
Kristine Walsworth serves as a College Admissions Essay specialist for Innovative Collegiate Consultants.
She earned her master’s degree in English Literature from the University of Central Florida and has workshopped the specifics of college essay writing with Ethan Sawyer, College Essay Guy and hundreds of high school students.
Mrs. Walsworth has more than 25 years’ experience in both public and private school education and is currently teaching AP Literature and Composition at Montverde Academy, an independent international boarding and day school, just outside Orlando, FL.