Brendan Mernin has been a leader in test prep and admissions since 1989. He has tutored, taught, and advised thousands of students and families worldwide; trained hundreds of teachers and tutors; and developed leading instructional content. He has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, New York Post, and Slate, and on WBNC-TV. He was formerly Director of R&D for LSAT and ACT for a large national test prep company. He is a Founding Tutor with Noodle Pros and Strategist for Noodle Partners.
Brendan Mernin moved from the Boston area to New York City to attend Columbia College. Recruited as a rower, he ended up playing for the USA's #1 ranked Ultimate Frisbee team and studying English Literature. After college, he was a schoolteacher in the Bronx, a hipster on the Lower East Side, a bicycle messenger in Paris, a graduate literature student at the University of Chicago, editor of a cycling magazine in New York, a freelance writer on politics and transportation, and a section hiker on the Appalachian Trail. He is now a husband and father in Brooklyn. He met his wife while he was a Writing Fellow at the Edward Albee Foundation in Montauk, New York. Later, he earned an M.F.A. in Fiction Writing at the New School.
Brendan is Co-Founder and Founding Director of Math4Science, Inc, a nonprofit dedicated to improving American math education by connecting high-quality, teacher-written math curriculum with accessible information about STEM and other careers. He serves on the Board of Trustees at Saint Joseph High School in Brooklyn. Find him on Twitter @brendanmernin.
Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Arithmetic, Geometry, Probability, Set Theory
ACT, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, College Admissions, College Counseling, COOP/HSPT, GMAT, GRE, ISEE, MCAT Verbal, MCAT Writing, PLAN, PSAT, SAT, SAT Literature, SAT Math 1, SAT Math 2, SAT US History, SAT World History, SHSAT, SSAT, TACHS
American History, European History, Geography
English Language Arts:
Creative Writing, Essay Editing, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing, Writing Skills Development
Elementary Math, Social Studies, Study Skills