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..."
Katye "...Students I have tutored and counseled have gone on to receive admissions offers from the University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, Cornell, UVA, Johns Hopkins, Carnegie Mellon, Boston College, NYU, UCLA, William and Mary, Amherst, Williams, Emory, University of Maryland at College Park - among others. After living in several cities both in the U.S. and abroad, I recently relocated to the Atlanta area. I graduated from Princeton University in 2005 and worked in the fine arts industry in New York City for several years before studying International Relations and receiving my Master's in 2010..."
Princeton University - BA, Art and Archaeology, History of Art
Yonsei University, Graduate School of International Studies - MA, Korean Studies, Korean Political and Economic Development
State Certified Teacher
Stephani "Hello, my name is Stephani and I fill my life with educating and assisting young minds who are eager to learn. I have a BS in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a focus in Speech Language Pathology and have previously worked as a speech and language specialist. I have also worked as a teacher at a learning center and now spend my days as an assistant teacher for students with special needs..."
Alicia "I recently returned from Paris where I attended law school and worked in a large law firm. My work has involved extensive French translation, and I have tutored many people learning English as a second language. I also used to be a French tutor at the high school level..."
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..."
Constance "I am a recently returned Peace Corps Volunteer with a passion for both teaching and learning. Dependable,dedicated and eager to serve others.Originally from Denver, I have recently relocated to the DC area and am enjoying it's diverse population."
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..."
Joubert "...My interests are science and math along with College prep (SAT/ACT). For two years in college, I was a lecturer for an AP Chemistry class that ran for the whole academic school year. I am currently a teacher for the SAT in the Washington, D.C..."
Ender "...But in general I like to just be a knowledge repository, able to help and guide a student in coming to the correct answer or understanding a problem. I like to use examples that a student can relate to especially with abstract concepts. I am a friendly person and want the person I am tutoring to like me, which I feel facilitates learning..."
The Ohio State University - BS, Animal Science Pre-Vet
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..."