California Learning Solutions

Rising to Meet your Higher Education Dreams

About Yenda


Welcome to California Learning Solutions! I’m an education consultant with 15 years' combined teaching, educational leadership, program development, and educational coaching experience for private clients, schools, for-profit and non-profit organizations. My mission is to help clients turn their education goals into reality.


I have a Master of Education degree with a Language and Literacy specialty from Harvard University Graduate School of Education; a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with Honors from Stanford University; and an Independent Educational Consultant Certificate from UC Irvine. I am currently a Candidate for the Doctorate degree in Education with a Language, Literacy, and Technology focus at UC Irvine's School of Education. To learn more about my research, please click here.


I am a passionate teacher and coach with a proven track record of helping clients achieve positive educational outcomes as evidenced by my client testimonials. I am multilingual and multicultural; have experience working with international and domestic clientele; and have lived, studied, and traveled in multiple countries.


My areas of expertise interest include higher education; college readiness; program development; teacher professional development; teaching English for academic and communicative purposes; language and literacy development; special education; uses of educational technologies; and adult education.


I have taught and coached hundreds of students across these areas of expertise with the goal of helping my students achieve their higher education dreams. 


I also enjoy designing programs and curricula; am familiar with and have worked closely with accrediting agencies such as the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training and have collaborated with agencies such as Scholastic, First 5 California, and The United Way.


I relish the challenge of helping my clients find solutions for their educational goals. I am passionate about the educational consulting process and my clients are consistently happy with the services I provide.


Please contact me to set-up a complimentary consultation to discuss your educational goals. It would be an honor for me to help you rise to meet your higher education dreams!

Yenda Prado, Ed.M.
Education Consultant, California Learning Solutions