Compass EducationEmpowering the Individual Learner

Who we are

Eve Shapiro Miari, Ed.M, Director

Eve Shapiro Miari is the Founder and Director of Compass Education.   Eve earned her Ed.M in Adolescent Risk and Prevention from Harvard Graduate School of Education, and her BA in Sociology and Education from Brandeis University.  She holds two Massachusetts teaching certifications, in Humanities grades 5-8 and Social Studies grades 9-12.   After working as a classroom teacher and afterschool director for nearly 10 years, Eve began tutoring students in individual and small group sessions and editing doctoral dissertations in 2006.  Eve provides coordination for all tutoring, and consultation for parents throughout their child’s tutoring program.   

Jessica Gonzalez, Ed.M., Assistant Director

Jessica earned her M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Massachusetts in Boston and her Bachelor of Science in English Education from Boston University.  She is a certified teacher in secondary English for grades 6-12.   She has worked with students of all ages from elementary grades through high school in both classroom and one-on-one tutoring settings for over 10 years. Her Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction gives her particular insight into the process of developing curriculum for the individualized instruction of her students.  Even though she studied English, she was a math “geek” in high school and loves to help students struggling in math.  Helping and teaching students is a passion, and a role she takes seriously.  She believes that  all students can achieve their full potential through supportive instruction.


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