About Us

"Confidence is the companion of success."

- John Campbell

WhizKidz Tutoring provides top notch tutoring services for students of all ages.  We offer flexible tutoring assignments to meet demanding schedules and have rigorously vetted our tutors to ensure that clients have the best possible tutoring experiences.

WhizKidz tutors come from a variety of educational backgrounds.  Most are current teachers in New York and all have a Masters Degree to teach children. The tutors stress understanding concepts rather than memorizing facts and always focus on building confidence in their students to provide the highest level of success.  Clients will receive detailed backgrounds about their tutors at time of placement.  

Erica Maltz, Founder and CEO

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Erica is a former business woman who left the Executive Search industry to chase her passion in education.   She received her MSEd from Hunter College and taught elementary school in NYC and on Long Island.  Erica founded WhizKidz Tutoring with the intention of helping students of all ages gain confidence in themselves to successfully navigate and thrive in school. 

She is a mother of three school aged children and can personally relate to the struggles that parents go through in educating their children.  

Tara Streeter, Long Island Branch Manager

Tara is an educator with 17 years of experience and holds a dual MSEd, Birth-6th and Special Education degrees from Hofstra University. She has worked as an educator in both school settings and as an early intervention and SEIT services specialist. She is the mom of two elementary-aged children and appreciates the need for extra support for her fellow parents and community members. Tara is using her expertise in education and knowledge as a parent to help spread the positive impact of tutoring on students and families throughout Long Island.

Jennifer Saltiel, Rockland / Bergen Counties Branch Manager

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Jennifer is an educator with 11 years of experience as a teacher.  She has a MSEd in Elementary Education with a Special Ed extension from the College of New Rochelle.  Jennifer took a hiatus from the teaching world to raise her two young children and reemerged into the industry through WhizKidz.  She wants to use her expertise in education and knowledge as a parent to help others maneuver through their children's educational journeys.