• IMPRESSIVE

    I am completely impressed by Laura’s skills and devotion.
    Laura is more than competent; she truly cares.
    — Robert Mann, LCSW, Psychotherapist


  • MOTIVATIONAL

    Laura’s keen sense of connectivity allows her to light a spark and ignite positivity
    in a student. If your child is struggling, Laura Drexler is the answer.
    — Lauren Weiss, Parent

Educational Therapy and Tutoring in Toluca Lake, CA

Laura Drexler is a private tutor and educational therapist offering tutoring and educational therapy services to the small but affluent San Fernando Valley community of Toluca Lake, CA. For over a decade Laura has committed herself to providing educational services to students that produce measurable and meaningful results.

What is educational therapy?

Educational therapy is recommended for students who may have learning disabilities such as ADHD, ADD, dyslexia and other learning challenges and conditions. Students demonstrating difficulties in language, vocabulary math, reading comprehension, written expression and time management can also benefit from educational therapy.

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How is educational therapy different from tutoring?

Tutors tend to be subject-specific, focusing on one subject area such as English, math, history, science or a foreign language.

With educational therapy, the therapist teaches individualized strategies, tools and skills that the student can apply across the entire curriculum, assuring the student's success based on their individual learning profile.

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Educational therapy services in Toluca Lake

Educational therapist Laura Drexler specializes in providing individualized educational therapy sessions tailored to meet the needs of each student. Laura's approach is effective for students of all ages and all levels in order to help increase their learning potential as well as their academic and cognitive abilities.

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Academic tutoring services in Toluca Lake

Laura Drexler provides professional academic tutoring services for students of all ages who require assistance in specific subjects such as mathematics, foreign language, English, grammar and science. Tutoring sessions are individualized and based upon the student's present skill level and based on the student's homework assignments, projects and materials from the student's classes.

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Toluca Lake educational therapist Laura Drexler's approach

The foundation of Laura's approach to helping students lies in treating each individual with dignity and respect. Laura cultivates a positive learning environment and honoring where each student is academically and emotionally. Laura quickly establishes a relationship of trust and support.

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About Toluca Lake tutor and educational therapist Laura Drexler

Prior to working successfully with students as an educational therapist and private tutor, Laura worked for the Los Angeles Unified School District as a master Special Education instructor and speech and language therapist.

Laura Drexler is a native of Los Angeles and holds a Masters Degree in Communicative Disorders. Laura has earned a Special Education teaching credential as well as certification by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She also earned state-certified as a chemical dependency specialist.

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What parents and professionals say about Toluca Lake tutor and educational therapist Laura Drexler

"I have been completely impressed by Laura's skills and devotion. Laura is more than competent; she truly cares."

"Laura’s distinctive approach to helping children succeed is very authentic and supportive. I have seen children transform from average “C” to Straight “A” in a very short period of time."

"What an incredible transformation I have seen in my son's work ethic! He is almost a straight "A" student thanks to Laura's guidance and encouragement."

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Tutoring and Educational Therapy in Toluca Lake, CA

The neighborhood of Toluca Lake is one of the smallest regions of LA's San Fernando Valley. With a population of fewer than 10,000 people living over 1.22 square miles, Toluca Lake is one of the Valley's most affluent places to live.

Because Toluca Lake takes up parts of both Los Angeles and Burbank, schools located in the neighborhood are served by both the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and the Burbank Unified School District. Reflecting the small geographical area and population, there are only two schools actually residing within Toluca Lake's borders, a public elementary school and Toluca Crossroads School, a private elementary school. Older students attend schools in the surrounding districts and neighborhoods.

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Offering tutoring and educational therapy services to the following areas:

Los Angeles | Beverly Hills | Brentwood | Canoga Park | Chatsworth | Encino | Northridge | Sherman Oaks | Studio City | Tarzana | Toluca Lake
Valley Village | Van Nuys | West Hills | Woodland Hills