Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Westminster, CO
Zhenyuan Being able to help others to understand a subject always makes me proud. During my study in college, I have worked as a math tutor for two years. It was one of the greatest work experiences I have ever had. Working as a tutor not only helped others to understand better, but also improved my teaching skills and strengthened my understanding of a subject. ... Each person has different learning styles. Personalizing teaching styles can maximize the student's learning efficiency and quality. Thus, it is important to build a strong relationship with the student because it is the best way to understand the student's interests, learning strength, and weaknesses.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Nathaniel I am currently a substitute teacher for all levels at my local school district, before beginning a graduate program in Anthropology at the University of Cologne in Germany this fall. I have worked as an assistant teacher at an elementary school in Madrid, Spain, as well as as a peer outreach worker at a local drop in shelter serving homeless and at risk youth.
McGill University - BA, Anthropology
Lori ...high school, initially as a private tutor for 2 junior high students and then transitioned into a math specialist and supervisor at Kumon Tutoring Center. I am comfortable with working in small groups or one on one, but I strongly believe one one one tutoring is most effective for the student. I am a visual instructor, meaning that I like my students to visualize the problem at hand before attempting to tackle it, and to...
University of California-Irvine - BS, Civil Engineering
Thorin ...am both a teacher and a lifelong student. My background is in programming. I've attended Northwest Missouri State, and graduated with a BS in computer Science from Lindenwood University. I enjoy programming, reading, and Role-playing games. My main reading interests are Science Fiction and Fantasy. I've been a teacher for 14 years, and I prefer to guide my students to the answer, rather than give them answers to regurgitate on a test. To me, the...
Lindenwood University - BS, Computer Science
State Certified Teacher
Julia ...strengths in order to best suit their learning styles. I love to use a wide variety of manipulatives and other visual aids when teaching math, as well as visual organizers and conversational dialogue to work through a writing process. I base my teaching methods on the unique needs of each student, whether it is bodily/kinesthetic movement or some form of mathematical/logical thinking. Every student learns in a different way and I consider it my job...
Centenary College - Bachelors, English, Elementary Education, Special Education
Amanda ...as a Spanish language tutor for adults and college-aged students in Miami. Many of the students I have worked with are English language learners, and I am comfortable tutoring in both English and Spanish. While I tutor a broad range of subjects, I most enjoy tutoring Literature, Composition and language. I am an enthusiastic reader myself, and also enjoy trying out new DIY projects and going on meandering bike rides in my spare time.
Tarek ...task so I seek to keep my tutoring relationships long term. Currently I am taking time off from school in order to pursue other life goals outside of the classroom. However, with that being said, I am currently in the process of applying to Medical School so that I may begin working towards my Doctorate in Medicine in the Fall of 2014. When working with students, I try to approach problems from various angles as...
Bianca I graduated from the University of Buffalo with a Bachelor's in Social Interdisciplinary Sciences/Psychology and a Master's in Early Childhood/Childhood Education. I am a motivated and personable person with a positive track record for punctuality and attendance. I have experience working with both children and adults through teaching at a summer school and private tutoring. I have an ability to explain things in a way that people can remember and relate to the information.... By giving students a deeper understanding of the material, they will be able to apply the knowledge to new problems.
University at Buffalo - B.A, Social Interdisciplinary Sciences, Psychology
University at Buffalo - MS, Early Childhood/ Childhood Education
Benjamin I have earned a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics from BYU, located in Utah. Math has always come easily for me, but I have especially enjoyed finding new ways to explain concepts that my friends or younger siblings were struggling to understand. My job while in school was to tutor on-campus, so I received experience and training in helping students learn to take on their homework and tests with confidence.
Brigham Young University-Provo - BS, Mathematics
Jiseop ...have had numerous tutoring experiences, whether it be one-on-one personal tutoring for middle school kids or Competition Math. I think the value in me as a tutor is teaching students how to solve problems on their own, instead of just relying on me to give them the answers. I can teach students the importance of not giving up, ease the pressure they get from academics, and help them to comprehend the learning material more easily....
UC Berkeley - BS, Undeclared