ACT Private Tutoring

Individual sessions are beneficial for students who would like to focus on improving specific gaps in their skills in each ACT content area. Rates for private tutoring vary depending on geographic region and tutor expertise level. See the list below for PowerPrep tutors.

Manhattan and Central Kansas Area Tutors:


Carolyn Devane
Owner and director of PowerPrep Inc., Carolyn has been working with ACT students for 18 years. She has worked with thousands of students in helping them take their best scores higher and improve their lowest scores. Due to her extensive travel schedule amongst Kansas high schools, most of her private tutoring sessions are between May and August.

Contact Information
Phone: 785-341-1363

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Emma Devane
A sophomore at Kansas State University majoring in Industrial Engineering, Emma tutors out of the Manhattan area year round. She specializes in the math and science sections of the ACT but tutors in all areas including English and reading. She scored a 34 on the ACT herself and has been tutoring students since 2014.

Contact Information
Phone: 785-236-1728


Collin Devane
A sophomore at Manhattan High School, Collin scored a 29 on the ACT at the end of his freshman year. In the fall of 2017 he began working with students individually on ACT Science (his Science score is a 32). In addition to science, he also tutors students in English and Math.

Contact Information
Phone: 785-236-1902

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Olivia Belin
Olivia is a senior at Manhattan High School. Olivia specializes in English and Reading, but tutors in all areas of the ACT. She scored a 34 on the ACT herself and she is excited to help students increase their scores. Olivia plans to attend the University of Notre Dame in the Fall of 2018.

Contact Information
Phone: 785-341-9111

Kansas City Area Tutor:


Erica Minton, Shawnee
Erica is an elementary school teacher in the De Soto school district and has also enjoyed teaching the ACT PowerPrep classes for the past seven years. She has tutored ACT students since 2010 and specializes in all areas of the ACT test. She tutors year round out of the Kansas City area.

Contact Information
Phone: 913-634-5271


Morgan Scanlon, Overland Park
Morgan taught English Language Arts in the Blue Valley School District for seven years.  She has also been a corporate trainer in the healthcare and pharmaceutical software fields.  She specializes in ACT tutoring in English and Reading and teaches ACT classes in the Kansas City area.

Contact Information
Phone: 913-449-3047

 Oklahoma City and Stillwater, Oklahoma Tutor:


Hannah Devane
Hannah is a senior at Oklahoma State University majoring in Accounting and Finance and has been tutoring students since 2013. During the school year she tutors students in the Stillwater area and specializes in the math and science sections of the ACT, but she is available for all areas of the test including English and Reading.  Hannah is a part of the distance tutoring program. She scored a 33 in every section of the ACT herself, except for science where she received a 35.

Contact Information
Phone: 785-341-1116