CELEBRATING INDIVIDUALITY

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Special Education in a HOME SCHOOL SETTING

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Our Mission is Inclusion

We welcome students who struggle in public school settings.  Staffed by a certified ESE teacher, a  parent of an exceptional learner, and two trained teacher's aides, we are the place you can find personalized educational, behavioral, and enrichment support for Special Education in Tallahassee. Our families work with us as a team to create the educational atmosphere our students deserve.  We accept the Gardiner Scholarship and can guide you through the application and reimbursement process. Students ineligible for the scholarship are accepted on a sliding scale basis.  We will NEVER require you to sign a contract; families should always be free to move their students for any reason.

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Celebrating Individuality

We broke the mold.  No seating charts.  No child exiled to the back of the room.  No yelling teachers. No rigid schedules that trigger transitional issues. No chairs.  (Ok, we still sit, but on really cool bouncy balls!  And if sitting isn't your thing, we understand.  We have standing desks, too!)  We provide an inclusive atmosphere in which we encourage special education students, such as those with autism and specific learning disabilities, to focus on and grow their abilities.

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our Team

Edith Scheib is a certified ESE teacher with a Master's degree and over 13 years of experience serving special education students.  She has managed IEP caseloads and acted as teacher of record for students with autism and other specific  learning disabilities. A parent of a learning disabled child, she knows firsthand and has fought to overcome the problems families face in the public education setting.  She has extensive tutoring experience.  Follow this link for more information:   https://www.wyzant.com/Tutors/EdithS


Linda Robin is the sibling and caretaker of an autistic brother and the parent of an exceptional needs child.  She brings experience, compassion, and spirituality into our mix.  She is here to guide you through the Gardiner Scholarship process and support you through your journey as a caretaker for your child.


Frances Ross is an artist and a pediatric nursing student at TCC.  A person of great empathy and innovation, Fran's role is to provide art therapy and to ensure your child receives a positive, personalized educational experience.

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We know that every success, no matter how seemingly small, is a result of countless steps forward.  A Place For You celebrates EVERY success!   Our families say...


Angie (Tallahassee)  12/15/2018

Edith Scheib is a truly exceptional tutor and was a Godsend for our family.  Our daughter was having a very difficult time with reading in Kindergarten and 1st grade, and therefore was not interested in the least in learning how to read.  We found Ms. Edith and then we immediately knew we hit the jackpot!!!  She is very talented, delightful, dedicated, supportive and extremely patient!  She helped create a very strong interest in reading for our daughter, which seemed impossible at first.  We could not have found a more perfect tutor for our daughter.  Mrs. Scheib is also very detailed and thorough at keeping the parents up to speed on the progress being made during each session.  I highly recommend Mrs. Scheib’s services and will continue to do so.



 Jaime  (online) 8/1/2018

Edith is helping my son with vocabulary and reading comprehension. She is very knowledgeable on how to works with kids and my son is enjoying his tutoring sessions. She has given my wife and I great advice on different ways to help our son on reading comprehension. We are very content with her work.


 Cindy (Tallahassee) 4/11/2018

Ms. Edith is very knowledgeable about the subject and works well with others. She is honest and enjoyed her tutoring lessons. We are very grateful for her work and tutoring sessions.


 Sarah (Tallahassee)  11/6/2017

This woman has been a lifesaver for our family! My son is ADHD and has a heavy case of OCD. He struggles in school and we've been trying to get him help through the school for years. This woman has made a huge difference in his life. He is starting to show great signs of improvement in reading and his whole attitude towards the subject is changing. Edith makes each lesson fun and doesn't get put off by his occasional outbursts. Not only that, she (on her own time) attends meetings at the school for him and is a great advocate for him. We couldn't have received the accommodations we currently have if it wasn't for her. If you are looking for a tutor for your child, definitely check her out!


 Sadia (online) 10/13/2017

She is an amazing tutor. Very patient and enthusiastic. My son looks forward to her lesson and his confidence has increased. Thanks Edith and I recommend you to any student struggling with reading.


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If you have questions about the opportunities available to you in our programs, feel free to send us a message.   The intake session and first day are provided at no cost. Our highly trained staff is familiar with the obstacles you face; we all have encountered similar adversity.  It is our mission to make a positive difference in your child's life.  Let us know what you need, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


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926 West Tharpe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32303, United States

850-347-1689

Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 -1:15 

Saturday - Sunday: Closed