John Taylor-Baranik holds a B.A. in English Literature and an M.S. in Secondary English Education from the University of Pennsylvania. While an undergrad at Penn, John tutored high schoolers and university students, worked at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and mentored students as a Resident Assistant. He won several awards and fellowships for his archival research and honors thesis and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
John teaches humanities courses at Carver High School in the Philadelphia School District, where he coaches Cross-country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track. John prides himself on getting to know each student as an individual and takes a strengths-based approach to tutoring.