Carefully selected, highly-credentialed College Essays tutors in Webster Groves, MO
" My diverse educational background allows me to help with reading, writing and research. I have been a part of and directed numerous study groups as an undergraduate at Indiana University. Furthermore, I was a part of many student-led writing workshops at the University of Chicago. The techniques that I learned in these groups will allow me to help students find their voice and show them that reading, research and writing can actually be fun and rewarding experiences."
- Indiana University - BA, History, Philosophy
- University of Chicago - MA, American History
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Essay Editing, LSAT, ACT Math, Algebra, Writing, History, SAT Writing, Reading, SAT Verbal, ACT Writing, ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Math, GRE, College Essays
"I've always enjoyed teaching, whether informally helping friends or through my formal teaching and tutoring experiences. I work with every student to identify their personal learning style and help them develop the study tools that will lead to a deeper understanding of challenging subjects.."
- Stanford University - BA, Human Biology
- Washington University in St. Louis - MPH, Public Health
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Geometry, Anatomy, Algebra, Elementary Math, Statistics, Chemistry, Biology, Organic Chemistry, College Essays, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, SAT Math
" While at Truman, I helped tutor and mentor foreign exchange students as they acclimated to studying in America. I also worked at an orphanage during a semester study abroad experience in Ghana, West Africa where I provided both one-on-one and classroom instruction to students from 3-15 years of age. I am currently a teaching assistant for a law school professor where I provide incoming law students academic support including: study skills, time management, and basic legal analysis skills. For me, tutoring is about unlocking one’s unique path to achieving their academic goals." ...
- Truman State University - BS, BA, Linguistics, English
- Saint Louis University School of Law - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ISEE, ACT Writing, Reading, College Essays, Algebra, Middle School Math, ACT English, Pre-Calculus, Phonics, HSPT Prep, ACT Science, ACT Reading, ACT Math, ACT, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, SSAT, Writing, Geometry
"They taught not exclusively through by-the-book lectures, but through anecdotes and idiosyncratic metaphors which may have amused my classmates and I, but also aided our memories and our reasoning skills. Through high school and college, even while completing two unrelated bachelor's degree programs, I began tutoring my own classmates, younger students, and even adult neighbors using a similar delivery style as my own teachers, albeit tailored to each student's individual struggles. My clients all showed a drastic improvement in their respective classroom performances. In graduate school, I had the opportunity to teach a ...
- Truman State University - MAE, Secondary Mathematics
- Truman State University - BS/BA, Mathematics/Theatre
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, ACT Math, Calculus, ACT English, GRE, Algebra, College Essays, ACT Writing, Geometry, ACT Reading, Middle School Math, ACT Science, Physics, Chemistry, SAT Math, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, SAT Writing, ACT
"During each tutoring session, I work with a student to build his or her confidence as we develop specific skills such as writing and test-taking. What I love about tutoring is that my students leave each session feeling empowered to continue learning on their own. I look forward to working with you!."
- Principia College - BA, English Literature
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, ACT Math, Reading, SAT Writing, ACT, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, SAT Math, PSAT, Writing, SAT Verbal, College Essays, ACT Reading, Spanish, ACT English, Algebra, SAT
" Originally from Cut Off, Louisiana, I grew up in a bilingual community. As I aged I had difficulties with my writing because my English education was French inflected. Therefore, I was tutored to improve my writing abilities. Having been through this very positive tutoring experience, I feel I am particularly attune to students in my tutoring sessions, since I experienced the often challenging or stressful, but ultimately fun and rewarding, tutoring process. After being tutored myself, I have tutored and taught high school and college students on both a professional and personal level in Louisiana, Mississippi, and DC." ...
- Millsaps College - BA, English
- Georgetown University - MA, English
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT Writing, History, Writing, College Essays, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, Reading
"Louis and am a National Merit Scholar. I love teaching material through a wide range of approaches, and focus on building a thorough understanding of concepts. I also teach study skills and test-taking techniques that I have found successful. I believe that tutoring should be flexible and customized specifically for the student at hand."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, ACT Writing, Physiology, Grammar and Mechanics, Pre-Calculus, Essay Editing, ACT English, Middle School Math, Reading, Algebra, ACT, Microbiology, PSAT, SAT Verbal, Trigonometry, SAT, Writing, College Essays, ACT Math, Elementary Math, Biology, Geometry, Anatomy, French, Calculus, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Chemistry, SAT Math, Physics
"I am a recently returned Peace Corps Volunteer; I spent over a year working in a small school in Namibia (Southern Africa) teaching English, Math, and Computer Skills in a resource-poor environment. I am enthusiastic and creative, and am constantly scanning the latest pedagogical literature to keep abreast of current teaching theories. My strengths lie in verbal expression, although I have a background in science (especially biology) as well. My specialty is helping to improve language/reading scores and writing/editing skills, as my perfect scores in the verbal portions of the SAT and the GRE demonstrate." ...
- Tulane University - BA, Political Economy
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics, PSAT, SAT Verbal, SAT, French, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, SAT Math, GRE, Writing, Biology, LSAT, College Essays, SAT Writing, History, Reading
"Louis. I have ten years of high school teaching experience and ten years of college level teaching experience in writing and literature. I have also worked for two years in the Writing Center at Saint Louis University tutoring students in writing at all levels from Freshmen English essays to graduate school essays and college application essays. My GRE scores for verbal and analytical were 82% and 86% respectively, so I can be valuable in helping to prepare for that test as well."
- U of MO--St. Louis - BA, English
- U of MO--St. Louis - MA, English
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, GRE, Reading
"I have taught English at both the high school and college levels—at De Smet Jesuit High School here in St. Louis and at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Thus, my tutoring benefits from inside knowledge of teachers’ and professors’ expectations. I have also worked as a one-on-one writing tutor at DePauw University and the University of Missouri-Columbia. Because writing is a fundamental skill that essential to success in all fields, I have tutored student papers in nearly every academic discipline imaginable."
- DePauw University - BA, English
- University of Missouri - Columbia - MA, English
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Math, SAT, ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Math, SAT Writing, ACT, ACT Science, College Essays, History, Writing, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, GRE
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