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Handle Associates is a private, independently owned learning center that provides customized tutorials to meet each child’s learning needs. At Handle Associates, our students’ success is our highest priority!

We offer: 

  • Customized learning programs (Math, Reading, Writing, Test Prep, Study Skills)
  • Academic remediation
  • Academic enrichment
  • Support for parent-school conferences
  • Referrals for academic programs

We are: 

  • Highly experienced and professional educators
  • Student advocates
  • A center for students of ALL abilities 
  • Independently owned and franchise free
  • Your key to achieve! 

Read more about the programs and services that we offer!


"We cannot thank you enough, without your preparation which helped her get into Choate, K's life would be so different"

L (mother of Guilford 9th. grader)

"I'm not sure how you and your colleagues are doing it, but Jake is actually enjoying his time at Handle Associates and feels it is time well spent. I can't thank you enough! "

Louisa Morgan

"You have been a great help and inspiration for me to do well, and you have given me the motivation to succeed"

gr.12 student (Guilford, CT)

"Josh raised his critical reading 60 points and his writing score 120 points. For me these are huge improvements! And this was accomplished in 3 months of tutoring. Goal accomplished! Imagine what improvement he would've had if he enrolled sooner! "

AM, mother of GHS senior (enrolled in verbal program for SAT

"You were able to make a connection with Tyler immediately...that is priceless! So impressed with you & your company, Laura! Tyler's sat writing score went up 100 points after working with you. Thank you!!"

Patty MacNeil-mother of BHS senior

"You are still one of the most influential people I've met!"

JG (Branford CT)

"S. said he is learning a lot going to your (Writing) program; he actually looks forward to it…go figure."

VB, North Branford, mother of NBHS student

"You were absolutely AMAZING to us and our students this year! Thank you again for all that you did to prepare them for the SSAT and beyond"

President of St. Martin De Porres Academy

"Thanks so much for the report. We are so happy with the results. "

CW- mother of GHS senior

"Thank you for your help, I know it made a big difference in both his test scores and his confidence in taking these types of tests."

MS, Guilford, mother of former Test Prep student who was admitted into his first choice college.