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"A certified secondary teacher in English and language arts, I recently moved to the DC area from Iowa, home of the ACT, the World Food Prize, and Grinnell College, my alma mater. I have tutored in a variety of capacities, from helping out at a multilingual after-school program in Denmark to tutoring high school students in college composition. I believe education should be a personal, empowering experience that changes people for the better. In all my teaching and tutoring, I seek to help students make personal connections to globally-relevant material, find creative ways to present information and engage students' interest, and ...
- Grinnell College - BA, license, English, Secondary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Reading, SAT Verbal, Writing, ACT Writing, Essay Editing, ACT Reading, History, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics, ACT English, ACT
"I love learning, and I believe every subject can be fun and interesting. I studied Linguistics in college, which trained me in the critical thinking skills necessary for teaching grammar, foreign languages, ESL, Math, and standardized test prep. I started tutoring when I was 15, and I was trained as a Student Teaching Intern with Breakthrough in 2010. I've tutored students ranging in age from 8 to 88."
- Smith College - BA, Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Writing, ACT Math, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Reading, SAT Writing, ACT English, PSAT, Phonics, ACT, SAT, Reading, SAT Math, Elementary Math, Algebra, Spanish, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, SAT Verbal, College Essays, Geometry, Writing
"As an undergrad studying journalism and philosophy at the University of Maryland I focused on my own writing (mostly for local news publications), and was even published several times in a few magazine, including National Geographic KIDS. However in more recent years, I have pursued and developed an even stronger passion for editing and publishing--thus earning myself a MS in Publishing from Pace University. Presently, I work in the publications department for a non-profit health organization where I proofread, edit, and conduct research daily. While studying for my masters degree, I spent a semester back at National Geographic ...
- University of Maryland - BA, Journalism; Philosophy
- Pace University - MS, Publishing
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, College Essays, Writing, ACT Math, ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Writing, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics
"Working with students to accomplish their test prep and college admissions goals has been a long-standing interest of mine. After graduating with a degree in History and Social Theory, I entered the doctoral program at NYU in American History. Throughout my academic career, I worked with students of all backgrounds to help prepare them for the ACT, P/SAT, and entrance exams of all kinds. I'm very excited about helping students in the greater Washington area!."
- New College of Florida - BA, History and Social Theory
- New York University - MA, ABD, History
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, ACT Math, Reading, SAT Verbal, PSAT, GRE, ACT Science, Essay Editing, ACT English, SAT, History, SAT Writing, SAT Math, SSAT, ISEE, College Essays, ACT, ACT Writing, Economics, Writing
"I am a graduate student at Washington University in St. Louis, where I am studying social work and public health. I also completed my undergraduate work at Wash U, where I majored in Women and Gender Studies and minored in Political Science and the humanities. I love working with students of all ages on reading and writing skills, from a first grader just learning to read to a high school senior writing those all-important college applications."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, summa cum laude, Women and Gender Studies
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Writing, College Essays, ACT English, ACT, History, Algebra, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, SAT Verbal, Phonics, Reading, SAT, Spanish, SAT Writing, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE, ACT Science, SAT Math, ACT Math, Writing, ACT Reading
"My name is Dwayne Brown and I am a graduate student at Howard University pursuing a PhD in Pharmacology. I have years of experience tutoring middle and High school students in the areas of Math, English, Biology and Chemistry. My most rewarding experience was working with a program called Brooklyn College Now program geared at preparing high school students for college. It was a very rewarding experience watching these students ultimately get into the college of their choice."
- City University of New York - BS, Biology
- Howard University - PhD, Pharmacology
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT, ACT Science, Biology, ACT, SAT Math, SAT Writing, Chemistry, SAT Verbal, Algebra, Middle School Math, ACT Writing, ACT English, Reading, SAT, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Geometry, Writing, ACT Reading, College Essays, ACT Math, Essay Editing
"Welcome to my profile! A little bit about me: I have over 6 years of professional tutoring & mentoring experience. I began tutoring as an Undergraduate at the University of Maryland, College Park, when I was employed by the University's Athletics Department for two years while I was earning my Bachelors in Communications. After graduation, I decided to work part time as an SAT & Math tutor with Kaplan, Inc. I tutored more than 20 students during my year with them and helped improve scores & test grades drastically."
- University of Maryland - BA, Communications
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Writing, ACT, SAT Math, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Differential Equations, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, ACT Writing, Algebra, Spanish, Middle School Math, Geometry, ACT Reading, Elementary Math, ACT Math, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, SAT, ACT English, College Essays, Statistics
"I believe that to be a student not only means to succeed in school but to become a lover of knowledge. This philosophy has guided me since I started tutoring freshman year in college. My strengths lie in reading, writing and all things humanities. I have a genuine love for tutoring and the subjects I teach, and I aim to create an open, informative and effective atmosphere with my students, one that can shape them into philosophers, or true lovers of knowledge."
- Ashland University - BA, English, Religion, History
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Writing, ACT Reading, SAT Writing, ACT, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics, Essay Editing, French, History, Reading, SAT Verbal, ACT English, SAT, College Essays, PSAT, Writing
"Hello! I've recently graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in Molecular Biology and I'll be starting medical school in summer, 2013. I'm spending my time in DC as an intern in the health policy and advocacy field and I'm looking forward to helping lots of students meet their academic goals! I have experience tutoring at all levels, from elementary school through college, and in a wide variety of subjects, from biology and math to reading and writing. I'm relaxed and fun but also efficient and organized. I believe that every student is unique and that I can work with each student to find what works best for them." ...
- Middlebury College - BA, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Biology, ACT Science, Elementary Math, SAT Math, ACT Math, Calculus, SAT, Pre-Calculus, ACT Writing, Middle School Math, ACT English, SAT Writing, ACT, MCAT, ACT Reading
"I have tutored and taught for the past 15 years. I have helped students of all ages (from elementary school to adult) in a wide variety of subjects, including math (elementary math to calculus), science (including physics and chemistry), test prep (ACT, SAT, GMAT, GRE), and English. My approach is individualized - each student gets a lesson based on his needs, strengths, and weaknesses. I try to find out exactly what a student has difficulty understanding, and I break it down into the simplest ideas possible.."
- University of Illinois - BA , Liberal Arts
- University of MD - MA, Philosophy
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, Reading, Geometry, Chemistry, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, Essay Editing, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT English, PSAT, Writing, SAT Verbal, Calculus, Algebra, GMAT, ACT Science, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT, ACT Writing, SAT Math, SSAT, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Physics
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