Who I Am

  • 8 years supporting students on admissions applications to college; graduate, prep, and boarding school; and summer programs.
  • Bachelor’s degree in education from Northeastern University, with a major in English language arts.
  • Master’s degree in education from Boston College, with a major in educational research, measurement, and evaluation.
  • 10 years as an editor – e-learning, assessments, manuscripts, research materials, social media writer, and website content.
  • 3 years as editor of TIMSS 2007, an international assessment of mathematics and science in 60 countries, based at Boston College.
  • 5 years contract editor for educational publishing companies.
  • 3 years contract writer and editor for charter schools in Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, and Washington, DC .
  • 7 years as a researcher in education, including at Tufts University.
  • 3 years writing tutor in grades 9-12 and SAT tutor.
  • Contributing education writer for nationally recognized publications, including The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, and parenting publications throughout the United States.
  • Contact Debby Berger for a consultation: 617-584-5295; MEET VIRTUALLY OR IN PERSON Debby@academicsupportlink.com