Bright Spot, Inc.

Outside view of tutoring center


Our Academic Director, Linda Hartnett, began her career teaching high school mathematics in New York State. She received her Bachelor of Science and Master’s degrees from the State University of New York. After moving to Maryland, she taught at Glenelg High School and became the head of the department. She has instructed all high school math subjects from Algebra I through AP Calculus AB. She has also designed and taught a summer four week SAT I math preparation course. In addition, she has attended several national math conventions and has been a speaker at state conferences and county workshops.


Math Tutoring

One-on-one math tutoring tailored to your student's needs. Subjects range from Algebra I all the way to Calculus AB!

SAT Preparation

A six week SAT preparation course to improve your student's overall SAT score.

  • 1 Session

10-Hour Package
  • 10 Sessions

  • Flexible Scheduling

SAT Package
  • 6 Sessions

  • Take Home Assessments

Focus Program
  • 20 Sessions

  • 10 Weeks

  • 2 Sessions per Week


Bright Spot will open for the 2024-2025 school year on Monday, August 26, 2024 and will close on Wednesday June 11, 2025 if there are no inclement days added to the end of the school year. Otherwise, Bright Spot will be open Monday-Thursday 4-8 PM and Saturdays from 9-3 PM except for the holidays listed below.

  • Labor Day Saturday August 31st - Monday September 2nd, 2024
  • Thanksgiving Holiday Friday November 22nd - Saturday November 30th, 2024
  • Winter Break Monday December 23rd - Wednesday January 1st, 2025
  • Spring Break Friday April 12th - Monday April 21st, 2025
  • Memorial Day Saturday May 24th - Monday May 26th, 2025
  • Independence Day Friday July 4th, 2025
SAT Dates
  • August 24, 2024
  • October 5, 2024
  • November 2, 2024
  • December 7, 2024
  • March 8, 2025
  • May 3, 2025
  • June 7, 2025
SAT Preparation

Bright Spot recommends: The Official Digital SAT Study Guide

ISBN: 978-1-4573-1670-8