Award-Winning Essay Editing Tutors in Washington, DC
Ariel I am a recent graduate of Northwestern University, where I studied Economics and Legal Studies. I have 7 years of tutoring experience, ranging from Kindergarten to SAT Prep. I currently work for Capital One, and I love football and basketball. I am a huge fan of movies, from chick flicks to Marvel movies. I love traveling, playing board games and exploring new cuisines. I love working with kids and helping them to understand new topics!
Ann ...I tutor a broad range of subjects, I am most passionate about Mathematics (Statistics and Algebra) and Chinese. In my experience, I have found that the best way to help a student learn is to find what works best for them. I firmly believe there is not just one method of learning and that by adjusting my teaching methods to cater to my students, it will allow them to best learn and understand their subject...
Brigham Young University - BS, Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology - MA, Clinical Counseling
Caroline ...learning, reading and writing, but am eager to share that excitement and help others to find it. However, I am also keenly aware of the difficulties students can have with reading comprehension, writing clearly or understanding various subjects, especially if they are not receiving enough specific attention at school. I believe in meeting the student where he or she is at, and tailoring lessons to their needs and interests - making education a collaborative effort....
Benjamin ...passion with others. I will get you where you need to be and we'll have some fun along the way! My ability to engage students in learning makes me a great tutor. I developed this skill as an expedition leader on a research trip in Mexico and while I volunteered with the YMCA as a elementary school teacher. During both experiences, I connected with my students and was able to engage them in the subject...
Theresa I graduated from Virginia Tech with a double major in Economics and International Studies and a minor in French. In the past I have taught several ESL classes, and for more than a year I have tutored one-on-one in Test Prep, English, and Economics. My favorite subject to tutor is Economics; I love how it explains people's behavior. Outside of tutoring, I enjoy cooking, politics, live music, and crafting/painting!
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - BA, Economics, International Studies
Scott ...new technology to an agency, such as FDA or EPA. I started tutoring when I was an undergraduate and have tutored students from middle school through college on a variety of subjects. Along the way I have also been able to teach a few college courses. I really enjoy tutoring and teaching and when a struggling student starts to improve in class, I feel nothing but pride in them. I enjoy learning and try to...
Charles A battle-tested veteran of the New York private school circuit, I graduated college in 2013 and now teach German in DC. I lived in German-speaking Europe for many years, and I majored its language, culture and history. I fully understand the many competing demands on a modern student's schedule. My tutees and I therefore tailor-make lesson plans based on their personal strengths and areas for improvement in order to fully capitalize on our time together.
Allison ...ability to tailor my instruction to my students’ individual needs and learning preferences is my greatest strength as an instructor. Whether a student needs visual aids, kinesthetic games, or cheesy Star Wars puns to make learning engaging and meaningful, I am eager and happy assist with personalized lessons and activities. Additional interests of mine include film studies, gender studies, and American literature. In my free time, I enjoy singing, camping, and hiking.
Susie I believe learning in all different types of modes and understanding the reasons for learning a concept are pivotal. Learning is not just about rote memorization and passing exams, but giving students tools by which they begin to understand their world a little bit better. ... I believe that students learn best when they understand why and how these basic principles will eventually be applied. Also, I believe that each individual learns differently, and they must be shown several ways to arrive at answers.
Jonathan I specialize in tutoring Writing and the Humanities, having tutored for over three years at the Writing Center at the University of Maryland. I especially enjoy helping students overcome their anxiety and frustration about writing by breaking down the writing process into simple, manageable steps. My other specialties include helping high school students write college application essays, anything involving Literature or History, and the Baltimore Orioles.