Tern Educational Services

“Promoting Success for All Children”

Our Mission
To provide professional, child-focused services directed at building success through
psycho-educational evaluation, prescriptive programming, inservice training and
consultation for program development.


  • Psycho-educational evaluation
  • Intervention plans for improved learning
  • Educational planning
  • Inservice training for teachers
  • Consultation with school systems for developing programs for diverse
  • learners.
  • Parent trainings
  • ADHD diagnosis and interventions
  • On site referral for mental health concerns

Paul L. Kelly, M.Ed., Ed.S. – Educational Psychologist


With almost 30 years of experience in the field of education, Paul comes to this service
with experience as a special education teacher, school psychologist, headmaster and
trainer of teachers. He received a B.A. in Special Education from Seattle Pacific
University in 1979, a Master’s in Education from the University of Washington in 1982
and Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) degree in School Psychology and Educational
Diagnostics from Seattle University in 1997. Paul has worked in educational settings in
the PNW and cross culturally as a missionary for five years in Ghana.