Student Life

Academic Enrichment Center


Whitefield's Academic Enrichment Center (AEC) exists to provide every student with the space and support they need to bolster their passion for learning. The AEC helps students become independent and active learners through support and resources, while while successfully meeting the demands of Whitefield's academic standard of excellence.


Services provided:

  • Executive Function Coaching
  • Reading and Writing Coaching
  • One to One Tutoring
  • Peer Mentors
  • Semester Exam Preparation
  • Distance/Remote Learning Support
  • Testing Center
  • Summer Programs
  • Learning Workshops


“The Academic Enrichment Center is one of the best resources at Whitefield. Eden (the director) is readily available to assist students in finding resources to develop and improve study habits, improve cognitive understanding, and learn test-taking strategies for higher academic performance.”  -A Whitefield Parent



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Eden Gulledge
Academic Enrichment Center Director
Eden Gulledge has been the director of Whitefield’s Academic Enrichment Center since 2005. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Development at the University of Georgia. Gulledge also earned a master’s degree in interrelated special education. Before coming to Whitefield, she taught for several years at the Schenck School, a private school in Atlanta which focuses on teaching children with dyslexia. She also worked as a private tutor for students with specialized learning needs.