Ivy Prep was founded by Dr. Rebecca Mannis,
a learning specialist in private practice with over 25 years of experience
teaching children and adults in New York City. Dr. Mannis holds a
Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology with a specialization in Neuroscience
and Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a Masters
degree in Reading, Language and Learning Disabilities from the Harvard
Graduate School of Education. Her publications include a chapter in
a 1999 volume of Child and Adolescent
Clinics of North America.
Dr. Mannis consults to schools and corporations
about learning disabilities, remediation, individualized instruction and adaptive technology.
She coordinated educational services for cancer survivors and children
with traumatic brain injury for The Making Headway
Foundation for 14 years.
Dr. Mannis has just completed her 25th year of practice and was recently appointed to the Alumni Council of Harvard Graduate School of Education.
For more about our Founder
visit: Ivy Center/Our