KB Learning Center LLC will empower all students to embrace learning, achieve their personal best, and build their emotional, social, and physical well-being.
Our vision is to develop well rounded, confident and responsible individuals who aspire to achieve their full potential. We will do this by providing a welcoming, happy, safe, and supportive learning environment in which everyone is equal and all achievements are celebrated.
Do you feel as though your child has fallen behind on his/her academic skills this past year? Does your child learn better in a smaller group setting? Are you concerned that your child is not being enriched with the current school model? If you answered yes to any of those questions then KB Learning Center LLC is a place for your child. We are a team of certified teachers who are committed to the success of your child’s learning. We pride ourselves on being a community based academic center and focus much of our explicit teaching on social emotional learning. We understand the need to bridge the academic gap and we are here to help your child not only build it, but walk over it too!
INSPIRING AND SUPPORTING STUDEnts
Private or Group: One-on-one education in the subject of your choice or one on three or six in the subject of the group’s choice. Various days/times.
2 hours- 3:30-5:30 pm. Two hours of explicit instruction (math/reading/writing) in a small group format.
5-8 week sessions, meet once a week. Rotating topics including: S.T.E.A.M., Writer’s Workshop, Math Club, History Buff Club, Book Club.
Aimed to enhance academic skills and foster independence. 8 Themed Weeks- flexibility for families: 1/2 or full day, before & after care available.
Bring your device and complete lessons with the support of a certified educator.
KB Learning Center LLC offers K-12th grade students individualized instruction by certified educators to meet their academic needs in a small group explicit format.
We specialize in creating lessons around IEP and 504 accommodations that will show growth and success in your students. KB Learning Center LLC uses learning targets and success criteria to assess student learning outcomes from each lesson.
Ali is a certified elementary school teacher. She brings over 15 years of teaching experience and expertise in the education field to KB Learning Center LLC. Her most current educational achievements are being awarded District Finalist Teacher of the Year 2020 and being accepted to begin her certification on the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. She holds a BA in Psychology, MA in Elementary Education, and is obtaining her sixth year certificate in Teacher Leadership. Ali comes with experience in curriculum writing, rigorous teaching methods, and multiple professional development topics directly related to education.
Fun Fact: Ali was the star of CEA’s 2019 campaign commercial “Teachers: Uniting Us Everyday” which aired on all major networks last spring!
Jerrod brings over 20 years of experience as a director and supervisor in the field of education-like settings. Jerrod has been awarded and recognized as an outstanding staff member in his last positions. He is equipped with CPR/First Aid/AED training and an abundant knowledge of the most up to date safety measures. He is the backbone of KB Learning Center LLC, handling all business related to scheduling and smooth execution of services.
Fun Fact: Jerrod has just published his first book, and expects to have a children series complete by next year!
Ms. Lawson received her BS degree from SCSU in 1992, and began her teaching career in Waterbury, CT where she taught many grade levels and subjects until her recent retirement. She was involved with the Science Project at CCSU in 2006 and became a fellow of the National Writing Project at CCSU in 2007. She received her Remedial Reading and Language Arts degree from Sacred Heart University in 2008 and has taught reading and writing to children from Kindergarten to 11th grade for the past eleven years.
Jessica Metz is one of our afternoon tutors. She is a high school teacher in one of the neighboring towns. She has been teaching for 19 years. She holds a BS in secondary education with a concentration in Psychology and two Masters degrees in Psychotherapy and in education. She is a wife, mother of two, and resides in Woodbury.