Joshua Platt is the owner and lead tutor at Ace It Test Prep, LLC. No one in the area has the combination of skills that Mr. Platt brings to his prep and consulting programs. As an accomplished test taker, an experienced teacher and an alumni interviewer for Dartmouth he has a unique perspective on the college landscape and helps local families from that perspective.
Sean Pedersen is the lead on- line prep provider with Ace It. A graduate of the University of Florida, Mr. Pedersen is an experienced classroom teacher in both Florida and Colorado in general ed. and AP classes. By developing a strong rapport with his students and motivating them to work hard Sean achieves excellent results.
Cassandra Rasmussen is an in home prep provider for SAT and ACT. A graduate of Harvard University, Ms. Rasmussen has worked with students in the Ace It Test Prep system for over two years in individual, small group, settings and brings her expertise to her students.
Dr. Scott Carlin
Dr. Carlin has provided test preparation services to thousands of students and hundreds of teachers throughout the country in a variety of formats. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame and earned his Ph.D. in Curriculum, Teaching, and Educational Policy at Michigan State University. Dr. Carlin brings a combination of testing know how and teaching skills to each session he does.
Jacob Chiofalo is an in home test prep provider for SSAT, SAT and ACT as well as an essay reader and mentor. A graduate of SUNY Cortland with an MA in school counseling from UCF, Mr. Chiofalo has been a School Counselor, both in Florida and internationally, helping hundreds of students through the college selection and admissions process.
Keith Costner is an in home tutor for AP & IB History and Economics. A graduate of both Stetson and UCF Keith also holds a Master’s in Educational Leadership. He has developed his skill set from 21 years teaching AP and IB in Volusia County Schools and has been helping students of all levels understand the social sciences.
Nick Prince is our History tutor and GED specialist. Ace It has a 100% pass rate for our GED prep students. With his experience of over a decade teaching AP, IB and general history classes Mr. Prince is an expert in the subject area. In addition he has been the GED prep provider for Volusia County Corrections for the last two years.
Jackie Koblick offers middle school and subject area tutoring with a specialty in higher level high school math including Calculus. A graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in Engineering Jackie enjoys using her own passion for math and science to help students understand challenging concepts.
Anne Cooney provides Chemistry, Physics and Math tutoring for Ace It Test Prep students. A graduate of Ithaca College with a MS in Chemical Education from Purdue University Anne is the person you want helping you improve your understanding of Chemistry and Physics. An accomplished AP and IB teacher, Anne brings her enthusiasm for science to her students each day.
Brian Chance is a subject specific in-home tutor for elementary, middle, and high school students. He also specializes in tutoring ESE, 504 and Gifted students. A graduate of the University of Florida and Stetson University, Mr. Chance brings eight years of successful certified teaching experience to the Ace It Test Prep team.
Jamie Morris is a SAT and ACT prep provider and academic tutor. A lifelong Volusia County resident and graduate of Spruce Creek High School, Jamie earned her B.S. in Zoology from the University of Florida. In 2013 she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. Jamie is employed by Volusia County Schools.
Robbie Harms is an online and at-home tutor for the SAT and ACT. A recent graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, who is currently working toward a Masters in Education at the University of Florida, Robbie also offers college consulting and specializes in editing college application essays.
Jennifer Fitzpatrick offers remedial, supplemental, and enrichment academic tutoring for all subjects, especially Spanish. She offers PSAT, SAT, and ACT test preparation, as well as college consulting services and organization/study skills interventions. Jen graduated from Stetson University in DeLand, Florida with a triple major in Spanish, International Studies, and History. She is currently completing her master’s degree in Curriculum and Teaching at Fitchburg State University in Fitchburg, Massachusetts.
As a Teacher and Instructional Coach for VCS for 11 years, I have taught grades 6-12 in English, Language Arts, ESE and AP Language and Composition. I have a Master's Degree from Stetson in Counseling; Undergraduate from USF and Certifications in > English, ESOL, ESE and Educational Leadership. I focus on building strong rapport with students - and absolutely loves teaching and tutoring students. I am currently teaching English to 11th and 12th graders at Atlantic High School.