We believe that every child is capable of success.
We also know that every child is unique and talented in their own way, so we can’t assume they all learn using the same strategies. This is why at Keystone we use a variety of methods such as standardized testing, diagnostic tools, interviews, and identifying strengths and weaknesses to develop an individualized plan that best suits the needs of your child.
Every child deserves the chance for success. Contact our office today at 757-802-7120 to figure out how.
Our Founding Director, Allison Hess, MS. Ed
Allison has been working with children for a number of years in multiple settings. Her passion to teach since she was a young child and her drive to make a difference is what really sets her apart from other professionals. She is a hard worker who constantly approaches every situation with a positive attitude. Allison believes that children should always come first and her goal is to build stronger connections between educators, parents, and the community so that everyone is dedicated to helping our youth succeed.
Throughout her professional career she has held various teaching positions in early childhood and elementary settings in Virginia Beach and Norfolk. She has tutored people of all ages individually, in group settings and in urban outreach centers.
Additionally, she has worked as a developmental therapist implementing ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) services. Allison has had a variety of experiences with behavior problems and intervention. She achieved her BS from Old Dominion University in Interdisciplinary Studies PK-3, then continued to receive her Postgraduate Professional Teaching License Pk-3. She obtained her MS in Early Childhood Education from Old Dominion University as well.
We provide tutoring both in our facility and your home!
We understand that what works for some people, might not work for others. Maybe your schedule doesn’t allow you to make that one extra stop in between work and other activities, or maybe you live too far away from our facility. On the other hand, your home may have too many distractions. Some children focus better when they know they are not able to get up and do other things around the house.
This is why, here at Keystone, we are dedicated to customer satisfaction. Our goal is to be as flexible as possible when trying to figure out how to meet your needs. We are here to help so that your child receives the assistance they deserve.
“...We are thrilled to have been afforded such a well run and thoughtful company...right here in the Virginia Beach Area.”
– S. Stranding