Educational / Learning Specialists - Scarsdale Moms

EZ Tutoring

EZ Tutoring works with students to build exceptional studying and test-taking fundamentals. This process-based commitment to the process is paramount to building confidence and minimizing anxiety. The results are the natural byproducts of this commitment.

Check out our website for more information. Tutoring is available for all ages and includes all standardized tests, all middle and high school content areas, executive functioning and college counseling.

● ACT, SAT, ISEE (all levels), GRE
● College Counseling
● All Middle and High School subject tutoring
● AP Course and Exam tutoring
● Regents Course and xam tutoring
● Executive Functioning—practical, applicable and motivational

We look forward to working with you.

Contact Information:

Eric Zimmerman
President, EZ Tutoring Services
(914) 582 – 7754
[email protected]

Felman Early Childhood Consulting

For over 15 years, Gabrielle has worked as an Early Childhood Development Specialist. A passionate supporter of young children and their families, she specializes in early childhood development, play therapy, special education, and parent-child & family relationships.

Gabrielle designs and leads group programs for children from birth to age 5 and their caregivers. Her work in these groups focuses on the early development of social, emotional, and cognitive growth in young children and the pivotal role that their primary caregivers play within that process. Gabrielle presents on early and special needs education, and conducts workshops at schools for parents and teachers. She also works one-on-one with parents and children in her play-based private practice, which focuses on social and emotional learning, self-regulation, family relationships, and school success. Gabrielle is also the Senior Child Development Expert at Lovevery,  a developmental toy company and app.

Gabrielle earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Psychology from Boston University. She earned her master’s degree in Early Childhood General and Special Education from Bank Street College of Education and is certified and licensed in both General Education and Special Education. Additionally, she holds a master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Columbia University and is a licensed clinical social worker. Gabrielle lives in Scarsdale with her husband, two young daughters, and dog, Lebron.


Contact Information:

Gabrielle Felman, MS.Ed, LCSW
[email protected]

Green Ink Educational Consulting

Alex Rubinstein brings 14 years of experience in high school classrooms to Green Ink Educational Consulting, an innovative tutoring company that focuses on crafting its practice to suit each student’s needs. We specialize in college essay coaching, reading and writing, tutoring or essay support of any kind.  Feel free to reach out for more information or a free consultation.

Contact Information:

(973) 568-7697
[email protected]




Little Learners NYC

Here at Little Learners NYC, we believe that each child should be treated as an individual and different learning styles should be celebrated. We provide one-on-one tutoring sessions for remedial work and enrichment in Literacy and Math. Additionally, we provide test preparation services. Our group classes are designed to spark a love for different topics such as Science, Math, STEAM, and Books.

We love working with children and feel so lucky we get to do what we do! Collectively, we have over 45 years of classroom teaching experience. We have worked at the top independent and charter schools in the city and are now taking our love for learning and teaching to Little Learners of NYC. Additionally, with kids of our own, we have a true understanding of the whole child.

Our Co-founder, Donna, is an early-childhood expert with over 18 years of experience and a diverse background, including positions at The Dalton School, Harlem Children’s Zone, and as an Adjunct Professor for Early Childhood Mathematics at Hunter College. Donna believes there is no better feeling than teaching a child to achieve something he or she felt impossible.

Co-founder, Cortney, has over 14 years of classroom experience at the JCC of Longmeadow, Montclare Children’s School in Manhattan and taught English in Paris, France. She holds a dual Masters Degree in Special Education and Early Childhood Education. Kids love her wacky humor and her silly jokes.

Contact Information:

(917) 648-5800
[email protected]

Riseman Educational Consulting

Daniel Riseman is a New York State certified teacher (Grades 7-12) in Mathematics, English Language Arts, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, and Social Studies. He has an M.Ed., an Ed.M. in Mathematics, and an Advanced Certificate in Special Education. He is presently a Neuroeducation doctoral student at Johns Hopkins. For the past 22 years, Daniel has provided in-home, subject-based tutoring. He also customizes lessons to prepare students for the SAT, ACT, ISEE, SSAT, TACHS, GRE, and GMAT. Daniel helps families with every aspect of private secondary school admissions. Riseman Educational Consulting, LLC has been awarded “Best of Westchester” for College Prep the past nine years.

As a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling, Daniel assists students with every step of the college admissions process. He has helped students get admitted into MIT, Harvard, Princeton, University of Chicago, Dartmouth, University of Pennsylvania, Johns Hopkins, Columbia, Duke, Brown, Cornell, Washington University in St. Louis, Amherst, Wesleyan, Haverford, Swarthmore, Pomona, Middlebury, Bowdoin, Vanderbilt, Northwestern, University of Virginia, Berkeley, Rice, Notre Dame, Georgetown, Tufts, Emory, Carnegie Mellon, Wake Forest, Michigan, UCLA, University of North Carolina, among others. He also helps college students with the transfer process and graduate school admissions.

Daniel has served as a featured education writer and contributor for Psychology Today, The Fiscal Times, Yahoo Finance, The Week, Education News, MSN Money, Institute of Sport, STEM Education Digest, Special Needs Digest, Entertainment News, and LifeZette. He has also served as an on-air educational expert for EWTN.

Contact Information:

(914) 715-9725
[email protected]

Steven Scharf

Writing and Admissions Essays

Steven specializes in assisting students with their research and writing. As he guides individuals through each step of their work, they boost their academic performance and internalize the skills necessary for outstanding writing.

Furthermore, as a trained college counselor, Steven helps applicants craft their admissions essays and supplements. Rather than merely suggesting a topic or editing one’s work, he takes an immersive, hands-on approach that empowers students to create memorable, engaging essays that stand out to admissions officers.

Steven has worked with numerous Scarsdale families who can vouch for his success.

Please reach out today for a free consultation and free initial meeting.

Contact Information:

(914) 860-6600
[email protected]

Westchester Prep

Westchester Prep is a boutique private education company delivering exceptional, custom support for all academic subjects and SAT/ACT, AP, Regents, private school admissions exams, and more. Its college advising program additionally provides an ultra-specialized approach to helping students stand out in today’s hypercompetitive college admissions landscape, guiding students from 9th to 12th grade on every facet of the process from building compelling admissions narratives, resumes, and academic interests to perfecting their final applications.

Contact Information:

(914) 495-8648
[email protected]


Sarah Chamlin, M.S.E.d.,LD

Academic tutor for all children and teens; specializes in children with learning struggles

[email protected]

(914) 420-1828


Samara Chesler, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist; articulation and language-based learning disabilities; executive functioning (ages 2-17)

[email protected]

(516) 816-6938


Liz Eckfeld

Middle School Math (grades 5-8)

[email protected]


Caroline Gilpin

College counseling and application essays; academic tutoring; customized writing lessons

[email protected]

(914) 329-2699


Ted Lai

SAT/ACT/ISEE/SSAT/GRE/GMAT; College Advisor; Academic tutoring

(914) 552-8556


Mary McCormack

SAT/ACT/GRE; College and Graduate School essays and applications

[email protected]

(914) 589-3086


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