Smith Street Workshop provides customized test prep programs to students in all grades and skill levels. We help students prepare for the SAT, ACT, PSAT, SAT subject tests, or AP exams. We offer individual tutoring tutoring sessions at the Workshop located in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn or can set up online remote tutoring sessions in the comfort of your home with a College Admissions prep tutor.

Our SAT/ACT tutors have an extensive background in teaching standardized test prep to a broad range of students in both a classroom environment and in one on one tutoring sessions. We firmly believe that every student has the ability to improve their score if provided with the tools and techniques specific to the standardized test they are preparing for.

If you would like to learn more about our approach, we would be happy to set up a 15 minute phone call to explain our process and go over your options. Contact us today!

The Art of the College Essay

Private College Essay Consulting 

Christine Gardiner, PhD

Christine Gardiner, PhD

For over a decade, Christine Gardiner has been teaching writing and literature at the college level at institutions like Brown University, the University of Denver, and Hunter College. For six years, she worked as an Assistant Professor of Liberal Arts at the College of New Rochelle, where she directed the Letters Department, served as an academic advisor, and read every incoming student's college essay. As a result, she has a deep understanding of the college essay in terms of form, parameters, and possibilities.

Learn more about our private college essay consulting offering.