About Dave Ricker, M.Ed.


  • Former teacher, The Learning Clinic, Brooklyn, CT (Special Education Population)
  • Bachelor of Science, Management Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
  • Master of Education, Instructional Technology, Secondary Education
  • Graduate of the Technical Marketing Program, General Electric Company, Schenectady, NY
  • Math Certification, CT
  • In the Educational field 15+ years
  • Has wide-ranging experiences; as a practicing Math Tutor, a Classroom Instructor in public and private schools, an applied arts coordinator, a manager in corporate America, and an Entrepreneur
  • Knows how to get services from you school!
  • Parent of an Autistic Child
  • Recognizes that every child has unique individual needs

One of Dave's specialties is his compassion. He sees the positive in all children and imagines pathways to success for each child. He has a perspective of all sides of each child-parent-educator conflict, and can negotiate successfully knowing that the only requirement is that the "winner" must be the child!