Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Hayley "...I have also with children with Asperger’s, autism and cerebral palsy as a camp counselor in my hometown of Atlanta. As far as tutoring is concerned, I most enjoy helping students with Writing, Spanish and Geometry. I believe that a lot of my success tutoring Spanish and Geometry comes from the fact that I know what it is like to need extra help..."
Nickolas "...I loved my time with these two programs because I was able to help K-8th graders with their task of learning fundamental concepts that would help them acquire new knowledge for the rest of their lives. I've also had some experience in helping classmates with subjects such as Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry. I strongly believe in the idea that, if a tutee does not understand a concept, it is my fault for not having conveyed the concept effectively and in concrete terms..."
Allan "...in Chemistry. I have almost 5 years of experience in teaching/tutoring Chemistry and Math. I believe that tutoring is a two-way learning process. I love the fact that I can help students to achieve their academic goal and at the same time I enhance my teaching and organization skills..."
Patrick "...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..."
Sarah "...I graduated with a Bachelors degree in Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis. I was a National Merit Scholar. I love teaching material through a wide range of approaches and focus on building a thorough understanding of concepts..."
Patty "...Louis and earned a master’s degree in Business with an emphasis in Finance. Ten years of work as a business analyst/programmer followed and led me to do some customer training. I loved this aspect of my work and knew then that working with students was my passion. I decided to go back to school to earn my teaching certification in science and math. Eighteen years later, I am still passionate about teaching science and tutoring math, science, and standardized test preparation. No matter the age of my students, they really just want to learn about the world around them in ways that are relevant to them..."
Missouri S&T - Bachelors, Life Science
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - Masters, Business
Kanushri "...Until then, I want to build upon the teaching skills I have already gleaned in my different tutoring experiences. Throughout my four years at college, I devoted a lot of time outside of the classroom to tutoring fellow university students in Mathematics through my major department. I also started a volunteer tutoring organization with my friends through which we mentored students at a local low-performing high school and guided them through their Math and English curricula..."
Karen "...I received my Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education. I currently hold MO teaching certifications in Elementary Education, Special Education Cross Categorical, Learning Disabled, Behavior Disordered, Mentally Handicapped and Secondary English. In my 25+ years of teaching I have had the opportunity to teach elementary, middle and high school students of varying backgrounds and abilities..."
Tarysha "... I have a Masters of Science in School Guidance Counseling and a certificate in Multicultural Education from Mizzou. I am currently substitute teaching in various districts throughout Illinois, but I am primarily at the Mascoutah, Shiloh and Lebanon schools. While I am not a teacher by education, I am a counselor and I enjoy working with students in small groups or one-on-one settings; this is why I tutor..."
American InterContinental University-Online - BS, Criminal Justice
Capella University - MS, Student Counseling
Meghan "... I have been tutoring for the last 11 years, whether privately or through Varsity Tutors. I have worked with children in the K-8 setting who have Specific Learning Disabilities, attention disorders, and students who need just that extra push to get homework finished. My main goal as a tutor is to make homework an easy and pain free task..."
University of Missouri - St. Louis - BS, Special Education
University of Missouri - St. Louis - M. Ed., Special Education
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