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We exist to partner with families and schools in offering a holistic approach to education with a focus on social-emotional and trauma-informed practices ensuring that each learner has the opportunity thrive! 

As a team of innovative and dedicated educators and fellow parents and professionals, we are reimagining education that equips and encourages learners through every step of their educational journeys!

Our Trusted Partners

Welcome to Compass Educators

We offer a wide variety of educational services that will help your student… and you!


 We have created Ellemercito Academy, a one-of-a kind learning experience for students to grow and thrive in a safe, supportive, and family-like environment! Our innovative microschool is located in Los Angeles, and we would love to have you visit us!

Tutoring/Academic Coaching


1:1 or small group sessions providing help with test prep, homework support, and year-round boosts!

More than tutoring — academic coaching helps your child with a personalized action plan & provides effective social-emotional and trauma-informed guidance/strategies as a means of coaching them to the “finish line!”

Private Homeschooling Program/Homeschool Support

We are here to equip you to have the best educational experience with your child! We have educators ready to teach your child in-person and/or online or can assist you in creating lesson plans, selecting curriculum, planning field trips, or simply getting organized! We’d love to be a part of your village!

Learning Options Assistance

Navigating the growing ecosystem of new learning options can be challenging for families seeking personalized educational environments. We’re here to help you connect to existing learning solutions through relationship-based navigation. Let’s explore what works best for your child!

Some Of Our Sessions

Equipping Students from Kindergarten to College 

Specialty Class

SPED Sessions

College Readiness

Admissions Essay Guidance

Academic Coaching

Organizing, planning, and prioritizing

Our Educators

Over 50 Years of Combined Experience in Education

Lizette Valles, M.Ed.

Founder/Head of School/Educator

Oscar Valles


Danielle Ardito

Educator/Academic Coach

Linda Kazibwe

Science Educator

Fazil Mohammed, M.Math

Math Educator

Helpful Resources

From Microschooling to Nature-based Play — We’re Here for it All!

Microschooling Lessons

“Imagine a learning environment where students’ needs are individually met; where personalized instruction is delivered

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