Award-Winning English Tutors in Tucson, AZ
Suzanne "... I have worked with high school students on college test prep and taught undergraduate Music Theory at the University of Arizona and Yale University. I have tutored Math through high school Algebra privately and am certified to teach middle school math. I enjoy helping students understand challenging material and love that aha moment when a student finally gets something that they have been struggling with..."
Jasmine "Having to learn English at the age of thirteen, I understand the struggle people face when trying to make sense of another language. It wasn't an easy journey for me, but it was one of the most rewarding one. I have tutored both here in Arizona and overseas, both ESL and Mandarin Chinese..."
Kathryn "...Lemmon, practicing yoga, or taking very slow, very short “runs” around my neighborhood. I love cooking while listening to podcasts. In my next life, I’d like to be a musician..."
Rae "...History, library and archival studies, and artifact collection, displays, and interpretation. I have tutored at the college level for almost ten years in Language, Writing, and History. I am an effective tutor because of my leadership and communication abilities..."
University of Arizona - B.A. (Magna Cum Laude), History
University of Arizona - BA, History, 2nd major American Studies
University of Arizona - M.A., Information Sciences and Resource Management
Lorna "I am a recent graduate from the University of Arizona here in Tucson, Arizona. For my undergraduate studies, I majored in Ecology and Environmental Biology, with minors in Chemistry and Art History; I am in the process of applying for graduate school to study Environmental Sustainability. My love of nature and the outdoors really strengthened my desire to pursue a career in environmental science..."
Aidan "...During my time at the university, I studied a wide range of genres from many different periods, and also dabbled in rhetoric, film studies, and creative writing. I have 2 1/2 years of experience tutoring high school and college students. For over a year I worked as an instructor for a test prep company, and for my last two semesters I tutored English, Classics, and essay writing at the University's Strategic Alternative Learning Techniques (SALT) Center..."
University of Arizona - Bachelors, English
Alina "...From tutoring my fellow classmates in AP Calculus 1 and 2 and intermediate Spanish, I was able to engage in a higher level of academic tutoring and develop more direct methods to explain concepts. I feel that the knowledge, encouragement, and patience that I provide can help even the most frustrated student. It is my optimistic attitude and driven spirit, combined with my strong knowledge and familiarity with core subjects, that makes me an effective tutor..."
Tyler "I am a PhD student in Philosophy at the University of Arizona where I work on experimental moral psychology, cognitive science, and the philosophy of mind. I divide my time between conducting psychological experiments and doing traditional "armchair" philosophy. I received my MA in Philosophy from Tufts University in 2014, and my BA in Philosophy from Ashland University in 2010..."
Eddie "...My experience working with students has enabled me to develop a range of practical skills. I am very creative and enjoy sourcing materials that make learning interesting. Motivation is a big contribution I bring into my Spanish classroom and working with individuals on a one on one basis..."
Michael "... I discovered my love for teaching during a year abroad as a Fulbright Scholar in Chile where I taught group and one-on-one English classes at a university. Since then, I have worked as a Teaching Assistant in grad school and as an English and Spanish instructor here in Tucson. I also have edited and proofread research papers and essays for professors and fellow students, not to mention every member of my extended family..."
University of Georgia - B.A., Geography/Economics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - M.C.R.P. (Master of City and Regional Planning), City and Regional Planning