Who are we?

We're here to answer your questions: 01702 345122 (Reception)

                                            Out of hours or when reception is closed 07525916614

                                            or contact us via email at info@education-matters.net

We have our offices above our outreach project - a thriving tuition centre - Cooper's Academy - which is located in Southend-on-Sea.

We have a range of study rooms available for 1-2-1 support, small groups, training events and assessments as well as a dedicated ICT suite.

We support learners across a wide age range, from 5 years of age to 70!

Cooper's Academy tuition centre  is Ofsted registered for children aged 5 to 15 years.

Do you need an Education Specialist? We can help.

We are able to provide diagnostic assessments for the purposes of Disabled Students Allowances as well as working in partnership with schools across Essex to carry out core assessments for Exam Access Arrangements.

For support and outreach services to universities, colleges and schools we can refer you to on-site providers. They can provide specialist dyslexia tutors, Mentors and a range of enabling assistants for students in Higher Education.

If you are looking for outstanding screening, diagnostic assessments, study skills, mentoring, one to one tuition, small group tuition or web based tuition please contact the Education Matters Specialists and we will be happy to provide an individualised plan of recommendations based on your specific needs.

We have been supporting learners for over 10 years.



Our Support


Education Matters is a collective of highly qualified and experienced dyslexia specialists, specialist mentors and education professionals who are led by Lisa Cooper, MA Ed, BSc, QTS, AMBDA, Patoss APC & TPC. Our services are personalised and we deliver quality support, assessments and training from our base in Southend, Essex, to institutions and schools across the South East and London. Skype support is also available.