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"I have taught various sections of high school Mathematics, including Advanced Math I and II, as well as middle school Science. I am also a college professor and have taught Western Humanities at Montclair State University and Russian History at NYU. Besides an ABD Ph.D. in Earth Science from Moscow University, which I graduated summa cum laude, I hold an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from New England College."
- Lomonosov Moscow State University - BS - Summa cum laude, Physical Geography
- Lomonosov Moscow State University - M.S.+60; ABD for Ph.D., Physical Geography, Paleoclimatology
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, Algebra, Trigonometry, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT English, ACT Math, SSAT, ACT Science, Essay Editing, ISEE, Writing, Reading, Pre-Calculus, College Essays, Geometry, Middle School Math, PSAT, SAT Math, ACT Writing, SAT, SAT Verbal, ACT, Grammar and Mechanics
"In working with students, I focus on developing good skills in studying, problem-solving, and test-taking. In my other job as a food writer, I have written and worked for a number of national publications, as well as radio and television. I also lived and worked for three years in Italy for the non-profit organization Slow Food, serving as their Director of International Communications. I am the managing editor of the magazine The Art of Eating."
- MIT - SB, Computer Science/Literature
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, College Essays, Elementary Math, Chemistry, Trigonometry, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, Physics, Middle School Math, Essay Editing
"By actively listening to the English Language in conversation and listening to it on the page we come to love its power and its pleasures. As a REACH Mentor at Regis High School and an Activity Head at Brewster Day Camp, I’ve learned that listening is just as important in being a good teacher. Each child has a different relationship with language, and improving that relationship is impossible without first understanding it. English isn’t just a subject taught in school; it’s how we access the people and ideas around us."
- Colgate University - B.A. , English
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, College Essays, ACT Writing, Phonics, ACT Reading, Writing, ACT English, SAT Writing
"Lawrence University with a bachelors in Biology. I was a Biology, Chemistry and Spanish teacher assistant and tutor for three years at my college. I missed interacting with students and helping others in areas they have difficulty in. I currently tutor all levels of high school math, science, SAT, ACT, ISEE, SSAT and essay writing."
- St. Lawrence University - BS, Biology
Tutoring Subjects:ISEE, SSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Spanish, History, SAT, ACT, Biology, Chemistry, Writing, Microbiology, College Essays, HSPT Prep, Anatomy, Algebra, Middle School Math, Physiology, Essay Editing
"I started tutoring in high school and have been hooked ever since! I enjoy helping others succeed in any way I can. After spending a few years helping students in my hometown prepare for the SAT, I've more recently focused on the hard sciences. I've taught students of all ages in the past and I believe it is important to curtail your teaching methods to the student's favorite learning style. Whether you're a visual, auditory or tactile learner (or some combination of all three!), I'm confident I can assist you in understanding and mastering difficult concepts! I plan to matriculate to medical school in the summer of 2014 after taking a gap ...
- Princeton University - BA, Molecular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, MCAT, Computer Science, SAT Math, Statistics, SAT Verbal, College Essays, Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math, SAT Writing, Algebra, Trigonometry, Organic Chemistry, History, Physiology, Biology, SAT, Geometry, Chemistry, Writing, Microbiology, Middle School Math
"Years of experience have honed my skills as a tutor and I am excited to be working with Varsity Tutors to help students excel. What makes me a great tutor is a genuine love of the topics I teach, as well as a determination to see my students achieve their academic goals. I believe that good tutoring is about encouragement, inspiration, understanding the difficulties of the student in an empathic way and working one step at a time to help the student believe in themselves and overcome those difficulties. I also believe that great tutoring combines rigorous study with a sense of joy and fun." ...
- Seton Hall University - BA, Economics (French Minor)
- New York University - MSW, Master of Social Work
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ISEE, Reading, PSAT, Essay Editing, History, SAT, Writing, SAT Writing, SAT Math, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, SSAT, College Essays
"It is for this reason that I teach students to develop an understanding of concepts--rather than dictate information--and identify ways to apply this knowledge for practical purposes. My style incorporates critical thinking exercises and real-world examples to explain core concepts. I have taught individuals from grade school through college in mathematics, physics and writing skills for nearly ten years, and each experience has allowed me to refine my methods to better help students become more proficient in their studies. Several of the students I work with notice substantial improvements in their academic performance ...
- Polytechnic Institute of NYU - BS, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, Physics, College Essays, Geometry, Algebra, Essay Editing, Calculus, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, SAT Math
"I am a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, where I majored in Mathematics and Political Science. I am an avid reader and writer. I have been tutoring since I was in high school, and I find it very rewarding to watch my students improve through our work."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Mathematics, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, College Essays, SAT Verbal, Writing, ACT Math, ACT, ACT Writing, ACT Science, French, Middle School Math, Reading, ACT English, SAT Math, Essay Editing, SSAT, ISEE, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Reading
"I also work part-time as a paralegal at a small Chinese immigration law firm. I graduated in 2010 from Hamilton College with a B.A. in Chinese and Comparative Literature. I spent the last year in Chengdu, China on a Fulbright Grant studying the emergence of legal aid as a resource to female migrant workers."
- Hamilton College - BA, Chinese, Comparative Literature
- Fordham Law School - JD, International Business Transactions
Tutoring Subjects:History, Mandarin Chinese, Phonics, Essay Editing, ACT Reading, PSAT, ACT Writing, LSAT, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT English, Writing, SAT Writing, Reading, College Essays
" I am currently a 6th grade special education teacher working for the NYC Department of Education. I have been a teacher for three years. I am originally from a small town in Florida, and I moved to New York to attend college at NYU. I have a Bachelor’s degree in history from NYU as well as a Master’s degree in special education from Hunter College."
- New York University - BA, History
- Hunter College - Master's, Special Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, ACT English, ACT Writing, ACT Reading, Phonics, College Essays, Geometry, PSAT, Middle School Math, SAT Math, Writing, SAT Verbal, ACT Math, Essay Editing, Algebra, History, SAT Writing, SAT, Pre-Calculus, Reading, Elementary Math, ACT
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