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 Director of Outreach for Noodle Pros.
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, COOP/HSPT, GMAT, GRE, ISEE, PLAN, PSAT, SAT, 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