Award-Winning ACT Tutors in Chesterfield, MO
Ashley "I am a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. With psychology and neuroscience in my background, I realize how important it is that a student is able to connect with the information in a way that makes sense to him or her, creating a memory or system that will actually stick. As such, I find that, as I work with a student, I try to see how the student sees the problem and find a way that will work for not just today, but for the future..."
Washington University, Saint Louis - BA, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology
Haley "...I used this knowledge to improve my teaching as I assisted in the French classroom at the Secondary and Post-Secondary levels. I have tutored students individually at all levels of both French and Spanish offered at Southeast Missouri State. This has shown me how individual tutoring and dedication from students can lead to great gains in understanding..."
Alex "...My college peers often sought my help to parse difficult concepts into understandable pieces and to offer intuitive approaches to problems. I treat teaching and learning as an exercise of clear, open communication; the better the communication, the more appropriate the pace of learning, the greater the understanding between the teacher and student, and the more comfortable the learning experience becomes. With the sciences fresh on my mind and confidence about test preparation, I plan to tutor mathematics (up to Calculus AB), biology, chemistry, physics, and the SAT..."
Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Chemistry: Biochemistry Concentration
Philip "I am a current student at Washington University in St. Louis (WashU). I study electrical engineering and computer software engineering.Tutoring is an extremely important part of the learning process. Very rarely do the best students have the easiest time learning material in a classroom setting..."
Daniel "I am currently a graduate student at the Saint Louis University College of Public Health and Social Justice working towards my Master's in Public Health with a concentration in Epidemiology. I completed my undergraduate studies at Saint Louis University as well, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences. In addition to the core curriculum for my major, I also completed all of the necessary classes to apply to medical school..."
Allison "...As a member of the Washington University Admissions Interview Team, I have a wealth of knowledge about what colleges are looking for in a prospective student’s standardized test scores and personal essays. I hope to develop my students into critical thinkers that are able to tackle a question or essay prompt with confidence. In my free time I enjoy traveling, reading and taking advantage of all the activities St..."
Michael "...Also, I learned to overcome many obstacles that occur in the teaching-learning relationship. I think it is imperative that a student feels comfortable with his or her tutor. While I expect hard work and determination from my students, I am still an easy-going individual who is not judgmental at all. I am fun and laid back, but knowledgeable and committed to education..."
Kourtney "I graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a Bachelor's of Science in Community Health Education and a minor in Psychology. I am currently pursuing my Occupational Therapy doctoral degree at Washington University in St. Louis. I previously tutored English during my senior year of high school and informally assisted with test preparation..."
Mason "I believe with the right tutor and proper motivation, any academic hurdle can be overcome."
Carissa "I graduated from Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, IN in 2007 with my Bachelor of Social Work and a major in Spanish. I then came to St. Louis to be a part of Teach for America as a Kindergarten through 8th grade Spanish teacher. Since then I have taught 3rd and 4th grade (all subjects), as well as 5th-7th grade math..."