Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in New York, NY
Alec "...For the past year I've worked in a research lab studying childhood leukemia, and I plan on attending medical school in the next year. I specialize in tutoring a broad range of subjects including chemistry, biology, and physics, as well as math subjects like algebra and calculus. I also tutor for standardized tests like the SAT, ACT, AP tests, and the MCAT..."
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - BA, Chemistry and Mathematics
Lianna "...Within the next few years I aim to obtain a Masters in Physics; eventually I'd like to have a PhD in Physics and be a professor at universities. Through the Equal Opportunity Program at the University I was able to shape and challenge the minds of students who sought help in sciences and mathematics. It was important for me to use my time to help those who needed extra support in learning what they were presented in their lectures..."
University at Albany - BS, Physics
Alex "...On the side, I like to pursue my passion for teaching by tutoring in Math and Science. I feel that these subjects, although daunting to some, can be firmly grasped by everyone if given the right opportunity to learn. For those who are struggling, it is my sincere desire to help you see Math and Science as fun and approachable subjects rather than challenging and overwhelming subjects..."
Robert "I like Math and Physics, and I believe that I will be able to use my skills to help students learn more about these subjects. I will be patient, and I will try to make each session as interesting and fulfilling as possible. I will be responsive to the student's needs and will use my strengths in Math and Physics to help the student achieve success in these areas, always with thoughtfulness and consideration.."
St. John's University - B.S. cum laude, Physics
Christin "I have a Master of Science degree in Optics and am working on a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, so it's not surprising that my favorite subjects to tutor are Physics and Math! I enjoy helping my clients increase their confidence as they improve their skills. I always make an effort to find applications that are interesting and relevant; I believe that math and science knowledge benefits everyone, even those who aren't pursuing careers in STEM fields. My other interests include in-line skating, reading, music (I play French horn and harp), knitting, and container gardening.."
Siddarth "...Playing the role of a Teaching Assistant and a Math Tutor I have developed leadership and team-work skills. As a tutor I hope to impart the knowledge I have learned. Below is the description of what my role was as a TA and Tutor. I have held the position of Teaching Assistant (TA) for the department of General Engineering and a Tutor for Mathematics Department..."
NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering - BS, Electrical Engineering
Thea "...Some of the subjects I have tutored include chemistry for high school state exams, genetics, calculus, algebra, etc. I am adept at preparing students in primary through high school for reading,science and math skills to take their state exams. I am enthusiastic in my teaching style and want students to enjoy their learning experience..."
CUNY The College of Staten Island - BS, chemistry
Philip "I'm a graduate of Columbia College Chicago; after exploring many fields of interest (writing, linguistics, computer science, and more), I completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Fashion Design graduating Cum Laude. As a tutor, I work to completely engage with a student's learning process and try to see the subject through their eyes. I stress conceptual understanding over formula memorization, but I'm also realistic about the demands of standardized testing and teach testing strategy as well as material..."
Columbia College Chicago - BFA, Fashion Design
Jay "...In my spare time, I enjoy reading which enriches my life, tennis, running, and baseball. I have been tutoring students in various math and science courses ever since I was in high school. I have also worked with Tutor.com and gained experience in online tutoring..."
Rutgers University - BS, Mechanical Engineering
Alexander "...I have taught in France, Africa, and in Boston, and I am especially passionate about language tutoring (French, Latin), although I also love teaching math, writing, and helping students through the college admissions process (including SAT prep). I have a critical-thinking-focused approach to teaching; that is, I focus on helping my students understand the concepts and frameworks underlying their most difficult assignments, and I try to improve their study habits and problem solving strategies. Outside of the realm of teaching, I also love sports and music..."