Making a difference
"Dr. Barnhart is a genuine and natural encourager. She builds people up through positive feedback, giving sincere and specific praise for the strengths and potential she sees in everyone around her. She also provides insightful support as she brings out the best in fellow professionals and promotes the best practices in teaching and leadership. She is a delightful person who always looks at the possibilities, with a visionary perspective on the future of education. Her depth of knowledge and experience are evident in her ability to quickly evaluate a situation, accurately perceive the needs of all parties involved, and tactfully address realistic steps towards improvement. Her ideas are original, relevant and realistic."
"Dr. Barnhart is an imminently capable administrator and leader. She is energetic and committed to the needs of students."
--Former Summit School District Board of Education President
"Ala Carte Learning has provided tremendously helpful direction for my handicapped, pre-school grandson. Her guidance has allowed us to provide him with programs that are making a big difference in his development."
--Grandparent of a handicapped preschooler
"My daughter has grown academically and dramatically improved her self-confidence with a few brief months with individual instruction from Ala Carte Learning Solutions."
--Parent of Student receiving academic assessment and instruction