Award-Winning ACT Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Kourtney "...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. I feel comfortable tutoring GRE, ACT and ISEE test preparation, as well as Chemistry and World History..."
Will "...I taught younger scouts skills related to being outdoors. In high school, I tutored other students in Algebra and in Government. When I went away to college, getting certified to teach was one of my goals because of these experiences..."
Matthew "Hello, my name is Matthew Bell and I am currently enrolled in the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program at Washington University in St. Louis. I spend my undergraduate career at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, graduating in May 2015 with a B.S. degree in Economics. After my sophomore year of college, I worked in the finance department of an insurance brokerage firm and decided it was not for me..."
Joe "...While this image has been sadly true for many students, my own experience of learning math as I grew up was quite the opposite, and it is that opposite experience which inspired me to go into education. In middle and high school, I was fortunate enough to have educators who taught math not as a regimen of drills and memorization, but as a process of thinking logically. They taught not exclusively through by-the-book lectures, but through anecdotes and idiosyncratic metaphors which may have amused my classmates and I, but also aided our memories and our reasoning skills. Through high school and college, even while completing two unrelated Bachelor's degree programs, I began tutoring my own classmates, younger students, and even adult neighbors using a similar delivery style as my own teachers, albeit tailored to each student's individual struggles..."
Haley "... I also have a knack for testing and am very happy to help my students learn not only the facts but also test taking strategies for everything from in-class tests to the ACT. Throughout the past I have had a spectacular chance to experience a wide variety of learning and teaching opportunities. I have taken courses with highly qualified professionals..."
Emma "I am a junior in the Wash U/UMSL Joint Engineering Program majoring in Mechanical Engineering. I have experience tutoring students from early elementary school through college. I mainly tutor in math, from elementary math to calculus, and ACT prep..."
UMSL/Wash U Joint Program - B.S., Mechanical Engineering major, Math minor, Writing certificate
Ron "...I currently hold valid Missouri teaching certification in Mathematics and have more than twelve years of full-time experience teaching secondary and collegiate Mathematics. My favorite students are those who struggle with or do not enjoy Math. I believe that most students just need someone to help them break through to not only make success in Math possible, but enjoyable! TEACHING PHILOSOPHY / I believe there are several keys to being a successful Math student: A willingness to try, Parental support Communication, Organization and Access to the student's teacher/professor WHEN I’M NOT TUTORING / I am a father of a teenage son; we are both very active in Boy Scouts..."
Gwyn "...I tutor a variety of subjects, particularly in mathematics. My subjects include ACT Test Prep in all four subsections, SAT Test Prep in Mathematics and Verbal, Physics, Algebra 1 and 2, Trigonometry, Calculus 1, and Competitive Math. My favorite subjects to tutor are Physics and Calculus because I enjoy both subjects immensely and I find them to be a lot of fun..."
Brittany "...Louis with the program Teach for America. While in the classroom I received my Masters in Education from the University of Missouri, St. Louis. I now work for a STEM non-profit, combining my passion for education with my skills in public relations..."
University of Iowa - Bachelors, Political Science, Journalism
University of Missouri-St Louis - Masters, Elementary Education
Yusef "...My undergraduate studies were in the Engineering and Mathematical fields. I am an effective tutor due to my ability to break down and explain even the most difficult subject material. In addition, I work example problems with my clients to help them build an in-depth understanding..."