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Does your child struggle with Reading, Writing, Math, or Behavioral Issues? See if one of our excellent programs can help.

Breaking Barriers to Learning

Dedicated to helping students of all ages reach greater academic success and improve the quality of their lives.

“You never fail until you stop trying” – Albert Einstein

Reading is... Essential!... Living!... Magical!... Our Window to the World!

Breaking Barriers to Learning offers the following services:

Irlen /Visual Processing Screenings and Diagnostic Services
Academic Coach/Tutor assistance in all subject areas
Home Schooling Assistance
Student Advocate Support for Concerned Parents
SAT/ACT Preparation for the 2016 redesigned test
Administration of Handwriting Without Tears Program
Administration of PACE program
Administration of Master the Code (MTC) Phonics Based Reading program
Touch Math Instruction

Are you finding it difficult to fit academic assistance for your student into your busy schedule? Do not concern yourself… Our professionals travel throughout Manatee County and into Sarasota County, north of Osprey. Our staff sees Sarasota residents living south of Osprey in an office located on U.S. 41 near Walmart. We provide the academic coaching and assistance that will support your child’s success.

Our Services

Irlen Syndrome

Irlen Syndrome is a perceptual processing disorder that can be treated non-invasively with the Irlen Method.

Handwriting Without Tears

Handwriting Without Tears is a step by step approach to help students learn to print and write cursive.

Master The Code

Master the Code is a multi-sensory phonics based reading program.

Touch Math

Touch Math teaches students to add, subtract, multiply and divide through the use of touch points on numbers or coins.


Processing and Cognitive Enhancement. A brain based learning program that strengthens processing in 26 major learning areas.

Academic Coaching

Gives students the tools they need to be successful in all subject areas.