What is it Like to Attend The College of New Jersey?

What is it Like to Attend The College of New Jersey?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Erica received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and STEM and her master’s degree in Urban Education at The College of New Jersey. She is currently a tutor in New York City specializing in elementary math, elementary science, and ISEE and SSAT test prep, among other subjects. See what she had to say about her experience at The College of New Jersey: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend The College of New Jersey?

What is it Like to Attend the University of North Georgia?

What is it Like to Attend the University of North Georgia?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Caitlin received her bachelor’s degree in History and Secondary Education from the University of North Georgia. She is currently a tutor in Atlanta specializing in European and Latin American history, Spanish, and civics, among other subjects. See what she had to say about her experience at the University of North Georgia: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Caitlin: The campus is incr ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend the University of North Georgia?

Qualities to Look for in a Math Tutor

Qualities to Look for in a Math Tutor

If you’re struggling with math, know that you aren’t alone. Despite this knowledge of shared anguish, for students experiencing difficulty, a math test can be the most daunting thing in the world. Math is difficult for many students, and often, they seek the help of a tutor. Finding a good tutor can also feel difficult, but if you know what you’re looking for, it can be an experience well worth the time. So what qualities should you look for in a math tutor? Good communicator It may seem obvious, but it is important that you and your tutor be able to communicate well. This means more than just during the time when you&rsqu ... Read More About Qualities to Look for in a Math Tutor

The Ultimate Study Plan for AP Courses

The Ultimate Study Plan for AP Courses

Even though the start of the school year is just around the corner – or already here, depending on your district’s schedule – you can still set yourself up for success. The first week of school is often a bit slower than normal, which gives you a great opportunity to get ahead on your upcoming AP courses. Here are a few guidelines to create the ultimate study plan. 1. Know the course content Familiarize yourself with the course content, including important concepts and skills you’ll learn throughout the semester, and the order in which you’ll learn them. Doing so can help you get a sense of what you’ll be ... Read More About The Ultimate Study Plan for AP Courses

The University of Michigan College Experience

The University of Michigan College Experience

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Fun received his bachelor’s degree in engineering and his master’s degree in accounting at the University of Michigan. He is currently a tutor in New York City specializing in accounting, finance, and economics, among other subjects. See what he had to say about his experience at the University of Michigan: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Fun: The University of Michigan campu ... Read More About The University of Michigan College Experience