Award-Winning English Tutors in Washington, DC
Theo "... Upon graduating in 2013, I moved to Boston where I worked as a Birth Doula for Brigham and Woman’s and Massachusetts General Hospitals. I have recently moved back to the Baltimore area to pursue a Masters in Midwifery and Public Health at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. I love all things academia but in particular, the Sciences, English, and writing..."
David "...coursework in Spanish while pursuing graduate work at U.T. Austin. Since that time, I have carried out a number of jobs in the Washington, DC region involving Spanish translation, interpretation, writing, and research. Since 2005, I have worked as a Spanish teacher in DC Public Schools, as well as several public charter schools..."
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - B.A. / B.A., Political Science & Spanish
The University of Texas at Austin - M.A., Ph.D. (all but dissertaion), Spanish Linguistics & Literature
Andreia "...I got my Master's degree from the American Military University, in which I completed in 2011. I just recently received another Master’s degree in International Administration from the University of Miami. My inspiration for helping others goes beyond teaching..."
West "I tutored at a writing center while an undergraduate student, and became an Advanced Certified Tutor through the College Reading and Learning Association. I also taught English classes in Russia for 2 years. I enjoy tutoring because of the opportunity it presents to constantly adapt lessons and teaching styles to best meet the needs of individual students..."
Allison "...I have always been a bit of a language nerd, so I gain special satisfaction from crafting a robust argument or sticking the correct ending on a German adjective. Writing and German grammar are my favorite subjects to tutor. My ability to tailor my instruction to my students’ individual needs and learning preferences is my greatest strength as an instructor..."
August "I graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2014 with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and Theology. I've always had a desire to help others learn--in high school I would often help my peers with material when the teachers weren't able to fully explain the material. I tutored high school students for several semesters in college and loved the chance to make learning enjoyable..."
University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Biological Sciences and Theology
Daniel "... I specialize in providing content that is oriented towards students who are interested in careers in medicine, biomedical research, and biotechnology. The subjects I cover are chemistry, biology, and biochemistry. I am particularly fond of biochemistry, and I enjoy teaching organic chemistry reactions that are related to processes of medical importance. The foundational principle of my teaching philosophy is customization, and I work hard to tailor my sessions to the specific needs of the student..."
Brian "I am an attorney with a background in finance and economics and an interest in history and political science. Throughout my academic career, I worked with a variety of students and enjoyed helping them master subject matter and prepare for tests. I look forward to helping students in the greater Washington area.."
Grace "...During my studies I had the opportunity to study five languages, and also tutored and taught English to adults and kids in the Charlottesville community. I recently returned from a year abroad in Taiwan where I taught English to children aged 6 to 16. Living in a foreign country is something I had always wanted to do, and I learned so much during my time there..."
Holly "...My favorite subject to both teach and tutor is anything related to history - examining different perspectives and their influence on later decisions is something which I find truly fascinating. I earned a degree in English Literature, with a minor in History, from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, GA, as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching, with a concentration in early childhood and elementary education, from Pacific University in Eugene, OR. In the future, I hope to teach aspiring teachers in a college of education..."