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Handle Associates is going virtual on November 1!   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!


"I'm happy to say my son went reluctantly yesterday but came home with enthusiasm! Thank you for that as well."

FT East Haven, mother of 6th. grade son

"Thank you so very much Laura! He found your essay meeting quite helpful . . . You have been such a great help to Tyler!"

PM, mother of BHS senior

"You helped me with Zachary, my son who is Senior -I believe thanks to you he applied to 8 schools-and received 8 acceptance letters!"


"L scored a 1470(PSAT), 99th percentile.Yay!"

TH, Branford

"You worked with my daughter last year, Erin. She did get into the program of her choice, UCONN Honors, thank you!"

KM mother of Hand HS senior about SAT preparation

"Thank you for all your help and encouragement with my Choate application."

EX, Guiford CT 8th.grade student

"Thank you so much for taking the time to review my essays, I truly appreciate it. I am grateful for all the help you and the other Handle associates gave me with everything. OP- senior, J Law HS, Milford"

"You not only helped me get into the CTY program, but also helped me to get into Choate. Thank you again for all your hard work."

KB gr. 9 Guilford

"I love your worksheets that address outlining, and I have used them(with my classes)."

ML, 8th. grade English teacher, Adams Middle School

"I don't know how you did it, but she truly enjoys coming to Handle on Wed. We struggle at home to get (her) focused to do her homework, but going to Handle is like a treat to her. "

Sue H, mother of Guilford 7th. grade student