We are excited to announce that Emily Glickman, who runs Abacus Guide Educational Consulting, will join us as a regular blog contributor in the area of private school admissions.
Emily Glickman is an educational consultant and writer based in New York. She runs Abacus Guide Educational Consulting, a well-known firm that helps New York City and Westchester families with admission to private school. Her clients include a cross-section of affluent New York City and Westchester society as well as relocating families from around the world.
Emily also acts as an advisor to ParentConfidante Special Needs Consulting. Emily is proud to advise ParentConfidante, a unique firm that helps special needs and special needs-suspected students find excellent schools and services, and gives their parents empathy, support, and expert advice.
Working intimately with families for over ten years, as well as the mother of two young children, Emily has a unique perspective on today’s frenzied, competitive parenting scene. Her overall view: It’s not easy being a kid today, and it’s not easy being a parent. In her work as a writer and as a consultant, Emily tries to help families find a navigable, thoughtful path.
Firm Schools seeking insights on how to appeal to families and numerous banks and law firms with relocating and Manhattan-based employees have hired Emily for consulting assignments. Her expertise is regularly sought by local, national, and international media.
Emily blogs at Abacus Mom.