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"WYSE is a group that mentors middle school girls in East Palo Alto, and I started off as a mentor and became one of the directors of the organization. I really enjoy helping high school students with test prep, because I remember how stressful it was for me and I like to remind students that regardless of how it may seem, the SATs are not impossible and not the end of the world! My approach is practical and takes some of the anxiety out of test-taking, I also love volunteering, and In my free time, I am currently interning at Baby2Baby, a non-profit that provides essential baby gear to over 50,000 children in the LA area every year. I also enjoy taking ...
- Stanford University - BA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, PSAT, ISEE, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, Writing, SAT Verbal, History, Grammar and Mechanics, Spanish, Reading, SAT, College Essays
" I have been tutoring students since 2004 in math, English, History, composition and grammar, and test-preparation techniques. I am now enrolled in the CSU Long Beach teaching credential program where I am actively pursuing my dream of helping others succeed. When working with students, I model as best I can my deep interest in learning, along with the specific study skills and organizational strategies students need to study effectively.."
- University of Puget Sound - BA, Chinese Lang & Int'l Aff/Economics minor
- Sichuan University - MA, Int'l Chinese Language Education
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, College Essays, Essay Editing, Writing, Middle School Math, Economics, History, Physics, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE, Algebra, ISEE, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Mandarin Chinese, Phonics, Geometry, Reading
" I also have an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from New York University and a B.A. in English from Louisiana State University, so you might be able to guess that my favorite tutoring subjects are English, language arts, and verbal test prep. I love teaching because I love watching students find more confidence and grow with each of their achievements."
- Louisiana State University - BA, English
- New York University - MFA, Creative Writing
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, History, ACT Reading, Spanish, Phonics, Writing, Essay Editing, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays
" I love working with students who are struggling in a particular subject and breaking down the material into manageable, understandable parts so students come away from the experience feeling competent. My favorite subjects to teach are writing and math, but I’ve also tutored in Spanish, literature, history and ESL. I think the most important part of being a good tutor is building up a student’s confidence and giving them the tools to succeed independently. In my free time I enjoy playing with my dog, reading, bike riding and exploring different neighborhoods in Los Angeles, my new home.." ...
- Smith College - B.A., Women's Studies
- Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A., Bilingual/Bicultural Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Reading, SAT Verbal, College Essays, Phonics, Spanish
"I peer-reviewed scholarly articles for Texas Literature and Language Studies. I also served as the Managing Editor of a nationally-distributed literary magazine. For two years, I tutored middle-schoolers in writing and English. In between, I have worked in marketing, producing ads for print and digital media."
- UCLA - BA, English
- UT-Austin - MA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, SAT Math, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal, Reading, STAAR, College Essays, SAT, Writing, ISEE
" I enjoy working with students of all ages and am comfortable working with students of all different types of abilities. At Berkeley, I worked as a student health assistant and helped students with disabilities with their coursework and other daily tasks. In my free time I enjoy making origami earrings, baking, hiking, basketball, volleyball, and walking my golden retriever, Lilo. I am a patient tutor who receives great joy in assisting each student to achieve his best."
- Cal State Los Angeles - 2nd Bacc Certificate, Microbiology
- UC Berkeley - BS, Molecular Environmental Biology
Tutoring Subjects:HSPT Prep, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, College Essays, Chemistry, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Organic Chemistry, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, SSAT, ISEE, Biology
"In addition to teaching English as a Second Language, I'm also working towards a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Chapman University, in order to pursue a career in Speech-Langauge Pathology. I have experience tutoring in all areas of language arts, humanities and social sciences, as well as elementary math. I particularly enjoy teaching phonics, reading and writing. I also love working with students to help them write the best essays and statements of purpose possible! I will help you get into the college or graduate school of your choice! In my spare time, I like to go hiking with my husband, practice my cello, read ...
- UC San Diego - BA, Linguistics (Cognition and Language)
- Chapman University - Post-baccalaureate certificate , Communication Sciences and Disorders
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Reading, History, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, German, Writing, Essay Editing
"I have a language focus now. I enjoy the richness of the English language and even the challenge of following all of the rules, punctuation, etc. The job of a writing coach is also very important. While we all learn from getting feedback about our composition, we also want to work with a tutor that can help us express our own ideas well."
- Michigan Tech - BS, Mathematics
- Michigan Tech - MS, Biology
- Eastern University - Certification, ESL Teacher
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SSAT, Chemistry, Writing, Geometry, HSPT Prep, Physiology, Biology, Algebra, Microbiology, ISEE, Reading, College Essays, Middle School Math, Physics, Elementary Math, Anatomy, Physical Chemistry, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics
"I love tutoring English because helping students to organize and write essays allows me to share with them my love of literature. While English is my favorite subject to tutor, I also have extensive experience studying Spanish. I took Spanish all four years of high school and recently completed an intensive eight-week Spanish class at UCLA. I also have a record of successful test-taking."
- UCLA - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, College Essays, SAT Math, Writing, Reading, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Spanish, Grammar and Mechanics
"I especially love working with students on writing and reading, including brainstorming, crafting an outline, writing, editing and comprehension. I love to see how ideas develop. I am also able to tutor math up to algebra. My teaching style is engaging, friendly, down to earth and fun."
- University of California, Santa Cruz - BA, Sociology
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Elementary Math, SAT, Reading, College Essays, SAT Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing
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