Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
- Abigail Adams
KEEPING OUR STANDARDS HIGH
At Ann Rossbach Educational Consulting, we have assisted hundreds of students to be successful over the years through our approach to educational consulting. We have a thorough understanding of the processes required and provide an independent perspective on each college you consider, ensuring your selection is based solely on your strengths, needs and goals. As members of IECA, we are held to the highest standards for educational consulting and are constantly expanding our base of knowledge through conferences, workshops and visits to colleges and admissions offices.
If you are interested in ways that consultants help students successfully navigate the college process, "10 Ways IECA Members are Unlike other IECs" highlights the benefits of working with an IECA consultant.
For 18 years, Ann has worked with a diverse group of students, assisting each in confidently engaging in the college application process. With years of community college classroom instruction in reading, English and study skills, a master’s degree in teaching, and a genuine interest in guiding adolescents and young adults to success, Ann’s experience lends itself keenly to helping students on their educational journey.
Ann was elected to two Boards of Education, serving for 15 years, 12 as president. She is trained in mediation and English as a Second Language (ESL). She is a member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), having served as the Association’s president and now serves as its Foundation president. Ann is also an instructor at the University of California (Irvine), teaching the Fundamentals of Educational Consulting in their certificate program for independent consulting. She is part of the American Institute of Certified Educational Planners (AICEP) and a member of NACAC, SACAC and the Learning Disabilities Association; she presents regularly at conferences. As a member of the Character Collaborative, Ann integrates these values into her work with adolescents. Her membership and leadership in these groups entitle her to timely updates on educational trends and the ability to network with professionals across the globe.
SPECIAL TALENTS NEED SPECIAL ATTENTION.
If you have a specific talent – athletic prowess or a skilled operatic voice – we help you identify appropriate schools where you can flourish and grow. We’ll guide you through the process of contacting coaches or program chairs.
SPECIAL LEARNING STYLE NEEDS
If you are seeking a college with learning differences support, we’ll help you identify the programs that are right for you. Programs vary in their level of services and expertise, and we can guide you to the most appropriate support. Often, these programs require additional applications and interviews, and we will help you with these requirements as well.