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 2023-2024 school year on Monday, August 28, 2023 and will close on Monday June 10, 2024 if there are no inclement days added to the end of the school year. Otherwise, Bright Spot will be open Tuesday-Thursday 4-8 PM and Saturdays from 9-3 PM except for the holidays listed below.

  • Labor Day Saturday September 2nd - Monday September 4th, 2023
  • Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday November 22nd - Saturday November 25th, 2023
  • Winter Holiday Saturday December 23rd - Monday January 1st, 2024
  • Spring Break Saturday March 23rd - Monday April 1st, 2024
  • Memorial Day Monday March 25th - Wednesday March 27th, 2024
  • Independence Day Thursday July 4th, 2024
SAT Dates
  • August 26, 2023
  • October 7, 2023
  • November 4, 2023
  • December 2, 2023
  • March 9, 2024 (online only)
  • May 4, 2024 (online only)
  • June 1, 2024 (online only)
SAT Preparation

Bright Spot recommends: The Official Digital SAT Study Guide

ISBN: 978-1-4573-1670-8