Northwest Educational Services

We work with all ages and abilities in a supportive one-on-one environment that will help you or your child learn how to learn.

Whether you are looking for content area support, study skills development, standardized test prep, college application writing, or parenting advice on how to best support your child academically, we are committed to fostering within your child a love of learning born of 25 years of experience in education.

Give us a call or drop me an e-mail if you are interested in scheduling a free consult.


Greg Smith


What parents can do to help teens prepare for the SAT & ACT

How to help your teen prepare for the SAT/ACT. Standardized tests take on a whole new meaning in high school, with the SAT and/or ACT being huge components in the college application process....

Northwest Educational Services

We help you learn how to learn. Learn How to Learn

Respect every student, always.

How to Start Getting Ready for College in 9th and 10th Grade

"If you're just starting high school, you can do some things now to help get ready for college." Find out what you can do in ninth and tenth grade to prepare for college.

About Us

Meet our tutoring team. Photo by Ashley Welling Photography Our Philosophy We have all heard the parable of the starving man who comes to the fishing village looking for...

Better together.

One of the keys to success in school and in life is choosing a process-based identity. To learn more, read our latest blog post!

Do You Need to Take Both the ACT and SAT?

ACT or SAT: Which one should you take? Between the SAT vs ACT, do you have to take both for college admissions? Here's a guide to figure out which one you should take - or both!


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[04/18/17]   We love teaching!





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