Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Niagara County, NY
Nick ...on several other projects such as designing a radar system, and autonomous navigation of robotic systems. In my tutoring I have always strived to take a very practical approach. I believe that both memorizing equations, or “plug and chug” techniques are both inadequate. Conceptual understanding and practical application are both equally important as one informs...
University at Buffalo - Current Undergrad, Aerospace Engineering
Purdue University-Main Campus - Masters, Aerospace Engineering
Kristen ...to have someone there to work through the material with you, at your own pace. I love working with kids, and I also have experience working with students ages 6-24. I know that there's serious pressure on students to excel and learn at home, and that can be overwhelming for parents. I am confident that...
Georgetown University - Bachelors, Pre-Med
Melissa I have recently completed my Graduate Degree in Childhood Education at Canisius College. I received my Undergraduate Degree at Buffalo State College in Early Education in the STEM Areas. I believe in getting to know my students and their needs to allow myself to teach them appropriately.
Buffalo State College - Bachelors, Early Education in the STEM areas
Canisius College - Masters, Childhood Education
Andrew ...Buffalo, New York. I am current freshman Civil Engineering major with a double minor in Mathematics and Spanish at the University of Delaware. I love to travel, learn, play sports, and help people. I have tutored for almost 4 years now and can definitely help anyone who needs it, especially in Math and Spanish.... My teaching philosophy is based off what the tutee needs help with. I am a very flexible person and can adapt to any style that someone wants. Overall, I believe that as a teacher, my philosophy is to be insightful and to go at whatever pace the tutee wants to be able to get him/her to fully understand the material.
University of Delaware - Current Undergrad, Civil Engineering
Ken ...months, running a marathon, climbing a mountain, clearing a 40 feet long ski jump, ranking in the top 10 players in upstate NY in a video game, getting a job in my field immediately after college, being chosen to lead a project at work even though I am one of the newest people there, completing...
University at Buffalo - Bachelors, Mathematics and Economics (Double major)
University at Buffalo - Masters, Economics (Concentration in Finance
Lynn ...math/science and English language arts. (For example, if a student loves math but struggles with writing, I can help him or her understand writing rules by using analogies from algebra class--or vice versa!) Also, because I am state certified in both elementary and secondary education (and have extensive experience helping college students prepare for Accuplacer...
Houghton College - Bachelors, English / Writing and Education
Dustin ...calculus, trigonometry, and algebra. I've taught calculus courses at the college level multiple times, and I thoroughly enjoyed it each time. I believe that understanding how students learn mathematics is essential to teaching and tutoring mathematics. There are many different forms of teaching. I feel that I'm a great tutor because I try to understand...
SUNY College at Brockport - Bachelors, Mathematics
SUNY College at Brockport - Masters, Mathematics
University of Buffalo - PhD , Mathematics
Helen ...basic words before she was able to enter preschool. Since then I've helped her through countless assignments and tests in various subjects like math, english, social studies, and science. In high school, I took as many APs and accelerated courses as I could: AP Biology, AP US History, AP Psychology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science,...
University of Rochester - Current Undergrad, Molecular Genetics, Political Science, Premed
Caroline ...and understand that students of all ages struggle with material at some point in their academic careers. I believe we learn best from teachers we feel genuinely care about us and our success. As an instructor, I work to build strong relationships with my students to better motivate them and get them excited about and...
College of the Holy Cross - BA, English Literature
SUNY College at Buffalo - M.S.Ed, English Education 7-12
Avni ...are things that can appear complicated and difficult, but often there is only one stumbling block that a student is having a problem with. Once you isolate the issue, everything becomes simple! My tutoring style is to talk and work through a lot of practice problems together. When the student feels comfortable tackling some practice...
Case Western Reserve University - BA, Biology and Cognitive Science (minor in French)