At Riseman Education, we work with students on a one-to-one basis in your home and customize every lesson. Working with students in a familiar learning environment reduces stress and saves valuable after-school travel time.
We tutor students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade in a wide range of subjects: Mathematics, Writing, Reading Comprehension, Earth Science, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, History, French, Spanish, and Latin.
Our experienced and professional consultants are active educators teaching at private and public schools. We are able to help students succeed on all levels, ranging from customized remedial programs to International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, and Honors courses. In addition, we have Learning Specialists with extensive experience working with special needs students.
We work with students and parents on every step of the college admissions process and prepare students for standardized tests, including the SAT, SAT Subject Tests, and ACT. We also work with families on admissions into private secondary schools and help students perform well on the SSAT, ISEE, and TACHS. Our college preparation program has successfully placed students into elite colleges and universities across the world.
Daniel Riseman founded the company in 2000. He is a New York State certified teacher (Grades 7-12) in Mathematics, English Language Arts, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physics, and Social Studies. He has an M.Ed., an Ed.M. in Mathematics, and an Advanced Certificate in Special Education. He customizes lessons to prepare students for the SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, ISEE, SSAT, and TACHS. He helps families with every aspect of private secondary school admissions. Daniel serves as Director of the Educational Consulting and Academic Achievement Program at the Child & Family Institute in Scarsdale.
As a member of the National Association for College Admissions 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.
Riseman Educational Consulting has been named "Best of Westchester" by Westchester Magazine for College Prep in 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2011, and 2008. InTown Westchester Magazine has featured the company as one of Westchester’s Best Tutoring Services.
Tutoring: (K -12) in math, writing, reading comprehension, history, Earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, Latin, Spanish, and French
Standardized Test Preparation: SAT, ACT, SAT Subjects Tests, ISEE, SSAT, TACHS, GRE, and GMAT.
College Admissions Counseling: Take you through every step of the application process, including college selection, personal essays, and supplemental essays.
We work closely not just with students, but with their families, teachers, counselors, and school districts to meet each client’s educational goals.