Portia Lundie

Portia Lundie is a writer, filmmaker and graphic designer. Born and raised in New York City, she attended the Hewitt School where she started peer tutoring in 7th grade. She graduated with honors from Wesleyan University in 2014, majoring in Psychology and Classics. After graduation, she taught English in Spain before working as a counselor for the nonprofit Henry Street Settlement, where she tutored 9th and 10th grade students in all subjects, including prepping for the Regents and the SATs. Her extensive background in cognitive development makes her an expert at overcoming difficulties in the STEM subjects. Her in-depth knowledge of neuroscience and psychology allows her to frame teaching science around its practical use in physicality. This makes her teaching style both expanding and dynamic. She also teaches her students how to study smart, providing self-disciplinary tools that will aid them in their education for years to come.

Areas of Expertise

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Art History, European History
Languages: Latin
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Logic, Pre Calculus, Statistics
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Latin, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Physics
Science: Anatomy, Biology, neurobiology, Physical Science (Elementary), Physics, Physics with Calculus, Psychology


Portia has won several Harry Potter Trivia Championships and can offer tutoring for anyone interested in claiming her title.