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complete academic management for busy parents

"Building IQ and EQ excellence in every child".

our mission

"It is CarpeDiem Academic's mission to meet our students where ever they may be in their academic journey and help them increase their IQ and EQ skills with tutoring, homework completion, planning, guidance, test prep, life coaching, and academic management. Whether we manage one class or all, our holistic approach will give your child 
quick clarity on concepts, while building confidence and revitalize their joy in learning." 

Seize the Day, Make it count!
Tika Haake, Owner 

want to work with us? follow these steps:

become a member

A free membership will keep us connected, view pricing, tutor schedules, blog posts, email updates, along with booking and make secure payments for your sessions

Link is also in upper right corner .

tell us more

Tell us a little more about your child and what their current struggles and future goals are. Fill out this form and let's meet to talk about where we can meet them in their journey and make a plan for progress.


Meet with owner of CarpeDiem Academics, Tika Haake and discuss your child's current academics, goals, organization, and motivation. She will use her many years of experience to  make a plan to achieve your child's goals as soon as possible.

buy package

After your consultation, you are ready to get started! Choose from our tutoring packages and book 1 or 2 sessions a week directly on our website with one of our tutors. All CDA tutors share the same mission as Tika, so feel free to take any appointment. 


Along with offering private tutoring, we also offer an afterschool homework club, small group course tutoring, college prep, and life coaching for teens or families.  

we specialize in meeting your child where ever they are in their growth.

Does your child have an IEP or 504 plan?
Are they struggling with
 learning because of Anxiety, ADD or something else?
Are you looking for educational,
Autism support?
Does your child have
other struggles that make academics more difficult?

At CDA, we have experience in working with a multitude of students challenges. We will make a plan to help them become more organized, confident, and provide a sustainable academic atmosphere. We will go further to help them by developing a plan for IQ & EQ support by blending clear and concise academic tutoring, with caring life coaching. 

math tutor

Owner of CarpeDiem Academics.

NCAA D1 Athlete at the University of Iowa

BSE in Biomedical Engineering

With over 15 years of experience in academic management and life coaching teens, Tika has led CarpeDiem Academics to help so many teens take control of their academics.

Along with offering exceptional tutoring, our mission is to put the joy, motivation, and inspiration
back into your child's life so they build
a more confident and eager future.

~Tika Haake

teen life coach
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