10 Bay Street, Second Floor
Westport, CT 06880
30 Old Kings Highway South
Darien, CT 06820
Alex Freedman, Director Barb Cooperstone, Program Consultant
Advantage Testing of Westport provides exceptional educational services throughout Connecticut. Launched by Westport native Alex Freedman, who has over 15 years of experience, Advantage Testing of Westport has a growing number of tutors who help students realize their academic and professional goals.
Our services include preparation for all standardized tests such as the ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, APs, GRE, GMAT, and LSAT, tutoring in a wide range of academic subjects (including all levels of math through multivariable calculus, US and world history, government, biology, chemistry, and physics), writing instruction, and college application counseling. Working with educators, counselors, and learning specialists, we develop individually tailored programs that complement each student’s schoolwork and achieve a consistent strategy for success.
Director Alex Freedman, a graduate of Staples High School, has a deep understanding of the public and private schools in Fairfield and New Haven Counties. We have successfully worked with students from Greenwich Academy, St. Luke’s School, Staples High School, Greens Farms Academy, King School, Hopkins School, Greenwich High School, Darien High School, Wilton High School, and many more.
Serving families from Greenwich to New Haven, Advantage Testing of Westport maintains tutoring offices in both Westport and Darien that provide our students with convenient learning environments. We also tutor students remotely; if you are interested, speak with our program consultant to discuss your tutoring options. Collectively, we have worked with over 1,000 students, not just in Connecticut but also in Europe, China, India, Australia, and Africa.
Tutors in Westport
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, GMAT, GRE, SSAT, ISEE; and more
B.A. in Theatre Studies and Cognitive Science from Yale University.
Hughes Scholars; Pennsylvania Award for Creative Achievement in the Arts; Girl Scout Silver Award; National Merit Scholar; AP Scholar with Distinction.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, U.S. History, Chinese, French, Spanish, LSAT, SSAT, ISEE; and more
J.D. (in progress) from Yale Law School.
B.A., highest honors, in Romance Languages and International Studies from the University of Michigan.
Outstanding Honors Thesis Award; Student Recognition Award; Honors Summer Fellow; Center for International and Comparative Studies Scholar; Center for European Studies Scholar; James B. Angell Scholar; Joyce Ivy Foundation Scholar; Dr. Carlos E. Castañeda Scholar; Detroit Free Press Writing Award.
Tutor of: SAT; AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Computer Science and more
MS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.
MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.
BS in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University.
Stanford Bio-X Fellowship; National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.
Tutor of: Academic Economics, Academic Accounting, Academic English, Writing Instruction
M.B.A. (in progress) from the Yale School of Management.
M.F.A. (in progress) in Theater Management from the Yale School of Drama
B.A., cum laude, in English Literature from Dartmouth College.
National Merit Scholar; AP Scholar with Distinction.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Literature, French, LSAT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, SSAT, ISEE; and more
B.A., magna cum laude, in Music from Harvard University.
Dean’s List; Harvard College Scholarship for Academic Distinction; Robert C. Byrd Scholar; Arthur Smithies Prize; National Merit Finalist; AP Scholar with Honors; Harvard Book Award.
Head of Advantage Testing’s GMAT and GRE Programs.
Director of Advantage Testing of Westport, Advantage Testing of Philadelphia, Advantage Testing of Charlotte, Advantage Testing of Denver, and Advantage Testing of New Orleans.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, SSAT, ISEE; and more
M.A. in Teaching from Union College.
B.S. in Chemistry from Union College.
Dyson P. Ehrhardt Faculty Chair Award for Excellence in Teaching; Above and Beyond Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Literature, U.S. History, GMAT, GRE, SSAT, ISEE; and more
M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from New York University Tisch School of the Arts.
M.A.T. in Secondary Education from Simmons College.
B.A., magna cum laude, in History and Literature from Harvard University.
Emmy Nominee; Kilroys Listed; Princess Grace Award Finalist; Tisch Scholarship and Teaching Fellowship.
Tutor of: Biology E/M, Chemistry, MCAT; DAT, Academic Biology, Academic Chemistry and more
M.D., with Alpha Omega Alpha honors, from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
M.Sc., with Distinction, in Biology from the University of Oxford.
B.A., magna cum laude, in Biology from Harvard University.
Assistant Professor at Yale University School of Medicine.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Biology E/M, U.S. History, MCAT, SSAT, ISEE; and more
B.S. in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from Yale University.
B.A. in History from Yale University.
Postgraduate Research Associate in the Yale Immunobiology Department; Published in PLoS One and the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Yale Daily News Writer; Yale Communication and Consent Educator; Principal Tuba of the Yale Symphony Orchestra; President of the Scarsdale High School Academic and Music Honor Societies; National Merit Scholar.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT; AP Computer Science A, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Physics 1 and more
Ph.D. in Physics from MIT.
B.S., summa cum laude, in Astronomy from Villanova University.
Buechner Student Teaching Prize; Research in Optical Cosmology at the Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics and The Ohio State University Astronomy Department.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Chemistry, SSAT, ISEE; PSAT, Academic Chemistry
M.A. (in progress) in School Administration from Sacred Heart University.
M.A. in Chemistry Education from Columbia University’s Teachers College.
B.A. in Chemistry from Smith College.
Organic Chemistry Master Tutor at Smith College; Organic Chemistry Teaching Fellow at Harvard University; Music Honors Society Inductee; Miss Connecticut Semi-finalist.
Tutor of: Biology E/M, Chemistry, MCAT; AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Psychology and more
Ph.D. in Neurobiology from Harvard Medical School.
M.A.L.S. in Science from Wesleyan University.
B.S. in Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry and Environmental Biology from Yale College.
Yale Club of New Haven Scholar; Most Promising Project Award, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Visiting Scientist on the Israel Family Foundation for Science at Phillips Academy Andover; Amity Club of New Haven Scholar.
Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Biology E/M, Literature, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, SSAT, ISEE; and more
B.A. in Biology from Dartmouth College.
2005 environmental and cultural grant winner for work in US and rainforests of Far North Queensland, Australia; Recognized for “outstanding performance” in executive interview coaching 2000, 2001, 2008; National Merit Semifinalist.