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  • Melody Desjardins

    Melody Desjardins is an Instructor and Content Creator at Magoosh. She has a B.A. in Mathematics from the University of South Florida. She began tutoring friends and neighbors when she was about 10 and has never stopped. Melody's students have ranged in age from 4 to 40+ and come from many backgrounds, languages, and parts of the world. She earned a 35 on the ACT in high school, and she began sharing her standardized test-taking skills with students in 2007. Over the years, Melody has assisted students one-on-one and in group settings to conquer the ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, PERT, and FSA. You can see her helping students in this ACT Live Q&A and ACT Office Hours. Melody taught public high school for three years, where she was affectionately known as "Math Mom." She is known for her ability to see problems through her students' eyes and provide the information they're missing on a personal level along with strategies to overcome similar challenges in the future.