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Handle Associates provides personalized instruction through distance learning. We’ve removed the geographic barriers. Students can now receive private instruction in the privacy of their own homes! We utilize state-of-the art technology to engage our students in the learning process. Each program is “student-driven.” We schedule weekly video conferences to meet with our students. We also send and correct assignments through e-mail.  We regularly monitor students’ progress to focus on topics that provide meaningful practice, so they develop skills and confidence.  At Handle Associates, our students’ success is our highest priority! It may be distance learning, but it’s certainly not remote!

We offer: 

  • Customized learning programs ( Language Arts/ Writing, Test Prep, Study Skills)
  • Academic remediation
  • Academic enrichment
  • Referrals for academic programs

We are: 

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

Read more about the programs and services that we offer!


"The Common Core is a complete bore, and it makes me hate going to school. After coming to Handle Associates for two years now, I have learned so much more than I have in school. I enjoy coming so much for both mathematics and reading/English. I have found my key!"

Justin W grade 8

"Thank you Laura...I have been spreading the word about how great Handle Associates, I'm so happy to hear that some of Chris's friends are listening. "

Lisa F mother of BHS senior

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

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

"She's in! You were an integral part of that happening, thank you! "

TH, mother of 6th. grader admitted to private school of her choice.

"This is a big improvement! Thank you for working with him. As you might know he becomes frustrated easy and so thanks again for being there to help him. He was really excited last night to tell us about this result."

ER, father of Branford High senior, regarding SAT improvement

"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)

"My son told me that he had a assessment for division (Math) and he got 29 out of 30, he was so happy and very confident.It is all because of you and Mr. H"

SS (Branford , CT - mother of 4th. grader)

"I really think Josh has come such a long way in such a short amount of time from the efforts of you and your staff!"

KC mother of Madison 4th. grader

"Thanks for the lifeline! I don't know what my kids would have done without you. "

LGS-Branford, mother of 3 students

" I think the tutoring has been very helpful to M. Thanks!"

KH Guiford-mother of 8th. grade student