Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Calculus tutors in Yonkers, NY
"Approaching math and science problems with optimism and desire for learning are key to developing one's mind and skills. More than helping to understand subjects, my goal in tutoring is to transmit desire for the sciences and passion for learning, which I believe is key to learning in the long run.."
- Columbia University - BA, Mechanical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Middle School Math, Physics, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, Algebra, Spanish, Calculus, Differential Equations, SAT Math
" My teaching style is both nurturing and challenging; I expect my students to set high standards for themselves while offering encouragement and support along the way. I believe in teaching for understanding, which is ideal in a tutoring situation. As a mother of three children, I know the importance of the parent-teacher relationship. I am open and honest and will always keep parents in the loop regarding the effort and success of their child.."
- SUNY Stony Brook - BS, Mathematics
- Dowling College - MS, Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Elementary Math, Calculus, Trigonometry, Differential Equations, Middle School Math, Geometry, SAT Math, ACT Math
"I love showing how a deeper understanding can translate to being able to adapt to any situation you encounter on the test. This approach served me well as both an undergraduate and graduate teaching assistant. This is more than a career for me, it is a life style of constantly learning and sharing knowledge."
- Stony Brook University - BS, Biochemsitry
- Stony Brook University - MS, Physiology and Biophysics
Tutoring Subjects:Differential Equations, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Organic Chemistry, Physiology, Geometry, Physics, MCAT, SAT Math, Calculus, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, Biology, Algebra, Chemistry
"As a freshman, I began workshop leading in Introductory Chemistry courses and, soon thereafter, progressed to Organic, Quantitative and Thermodynamic Chemistry. I enjoyed my interaction with the students so much that, after graduating, I decided to adjunct lecture at a community college. There, I welcomed the exciting challenge of engaging adult learners in an introductory biology course with labs. Recently, I have garnered some extensive private experience tutoring middle to high-school age students in Algebra, Geometry, ELA, Chemistry and Biology, as an independent contractor for a couple of companies. I look forward to ...
- CUNY City College - BS, Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, Writing, Chemistry, Biology, GRE, Physical Chemistry, Calculus, Middle School Math, Geometry, Algebra, Organic Chemistry, Anatomy, Pre-Calculus, Microbiology, French, Physiology, Trigonometry, Reading, Statistics
"As rewarding as observing progress in a student is for me, I know that it is even more significant for the student and I am committed to ensuring that each of my students can enjoy that sense of personal accomplishment. I have several years of experience working in a classroom setting and on an individual basis with K-12 students, as well as university and graduate-level students. I received my BA from University of California, Berkeley, and my Master's Degree from Columbia University."
- University of California, Berkeley - BA, Political Science
- Columbia University - Master's Degree, International Affairs
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Statistics, Grammar and Mechanics, LSAT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Phonics, History, Writing, SAT, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math, Reading, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, German, Algebra, Economics
"Several of the students I work with notice substantial improvements in their academic performance within a short time frame. In addition, some individuals develop a genuine appreciation of the subject material and choose to pursue postsecondary studies and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). My goal is to provide students with an engaging and enriched learning experience. I look forward to the opportunity to help new students reach their academic potential.."
- Polytechnic Institute of NYU - BS, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Physics, Trigonometry, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, SAT Math, Middle School Math, College Essays, Geometry
" Again, my main subject area is math, but I have a strong background in a wide array of other fields and, having worked two years writing workbooks for the test, am particularly well qualified for tutoring for the SAT. My teaching style is highly customized to the student(s) I'm working with: my main goal is always to make him or her feel as comfortable as possible. But beyond that--unless we're quickly nearing a standardized test date and fundamental understanding is temporarily less of a priority than scoring well--I always make sure that students really comprehend the topics they're dealing with and not just "going through the ...
- Swarthmore College - BA, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, SAT Verbal, German, GRE, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Latin, Calculus, Algebra, PSAT, SAT, ACT English, Spanish, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, ACT Math, ACT Writing, Physics, SAT Writing, Statistics, Chemistry
" I have been teaching and tutoring since middle school, where I started helping my friends with their homework. I tutored privately throughout high school, teaching subjects such as algebra, geometry, calculus, biology, and physics. At Cornell, I was a tutor in the Math Support Center, a walk-in tutoring service for all areas of math. In addition, I was a calculus course assistant, running problem-solving sessions."
- Cornell University - BA, Mathematics
- Graduate Center, The City University of New York - Ph.D., Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:History, PSAT, Calculus, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Physics, ACT Math, ACT Science, Elementary Math, Algebra, GRE, SAT Math, Pre-Calculus, Geometry
"I also participated and visited the Federal Reserve System for the national finals. My team work and help made the Rutgers Newark team to win the 4th place on a national level. Besides having excellent research skills, I also have deep knowledge of Science and Math. My qualifications made me a LSAMP scholar in 2010 and my natural abilities for Math have been widely recognized by my classmates, professors and Department Chairman."
- Rutgers University - BA, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, Statistics, Physics, Spanish, Finance, Trigonometry, Algebra, Calculus, SAT Math, ACT Math, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Economics, Differential Equations, Geometry
"I was a pitcher for the varsity baseball for SUNY Cortland. I could talk about sports for hours. Go Yankees. Coming right out of college, I believe I can relate with my students and provide them with a great tutoring experience!."
- SUNY Cortland - BS, Mathematics Education
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, Trigonometry, Differential Equations, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, SAT Math, Geometry, Statistics, Middle School Math, Elementary Math
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