About Us

Our Purpose

Our mission is three-fold:

  • To help struggling readers become readers who can succeed in school and in life
  • Take the struggle out of math for students who find math difficult
  • Improve a person’s ability to stay focused, learn, and more easily remember what they learned

Our Background

Brynda Filkins photoBrynda Filkins – Licensed Reading Instruction Specialist and Brain Integration Therapist

  • Degrees: BA., MLS (Bachelor of Arts and Master of Library Science)
  • Certifications: (1) Permanent teacher certification for English, grades 7-12, New York and New Jersey
    (2) Licensed Reading Instruction Specialist
    (3) Qualified home school curriculum evaluator, State of Colorado
  • Brynda has taught in the public school and homeschool settings, levels K-12
  • Trained in Brain Integration Therapy


David Filkins photoDavid Filkins – Licensed Reading Instruction Specialist and Math Tutor

  • Degree: BSEE (Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering)
  • Certification: Licensed Reading Instruction Specialist
  • David has been a trainer and teacher in public and private sector settings

Find out how our reading and math instruction
can exceed your tutoring expectations!

Call for a FREE assessment and introduction!
Phone: (517) 541-3704

Academic Associates
Reading and Math Clinic

1209 S Sheldon St
Charlotte, MI 48813

Tuesday – 10:00am – 12:00pm, 3:00 – 7:00pm
Wednesday – 10:00am – 12:00pm, 3:00 – 7:00pm
Thursday – 10:00am – 12:00pm, 3:00pm – 6:00pm