Meet Academic Coach Meg Fisher
Learn & Flourish POS-EDGE® trained, Meg specializes in:
- Executive Function and ADHD challenges
- Leveraging personal and academic strengths application and management
- Organization and learning challenges
- Written language for all subjects
- English skills for literature and content area comprehension
- Study skills and test-taking
- Middle and high school math
- Basic French, Korean, Japanese
- Live and remote sessions
Meg guides students to spot and apply their personal and academic strengths, resulting in greater self-confidence, personal organization techniques, improved writing skills and essay structure, as well as better time management, project planning and task execution. Students learn and implement a key set of strategies to improve learning and study skills for success.
A proven student, researcher and teacher with rich background knowledge on many topics, Meg earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Miami, with a double major (Film and History) and a minor (English Literature) in just three academic years. She also studied Japanese and speaks Korean. A Master’s student at Lesley University, Meg is studying Special Education. She has also earned her Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology from The Flourishing Center in New York.
Meg is a full-time Masters’-level special education intern at Carroll School. She has taught at Summer@Carroll, Walpole High School, Phillips Academy/Andover, and at two private academies in South Korea. She has worked as a researcher and editor in the documentary film industry; as an essay grader for a professor at a top-rated Canadian undergraduate university; as a business school textbook editor and contributor, writing the end-of-chapter assessments; and as a researcher for a software firm. Since joining Learn & Flourish, Meg has taught students ranging from elementary to college age.
Meg is an accomplished soprano, has sung semi-professionally, and is active in community theatre projects. She has a great sense of humor, is an avid extreme hiker and fitness boxer, and she loves adventures.