Carefully selected, highly-credentialed French tutors in Yonkers, NY
" I'm also working as a full-time student in my final semester at Fordham University, so I encounter and overcome academic challenges on a daily basis. My teaching style is organic, individualized and built around your goals and expectations. The only thing about my teaching style that doesn't change from student to student is the end result: Success. Students will find that I'm friendly, open, and easy to talk to about almost anything inside or outside of the classroom."
- Fordham University - BA, History
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Biology, Reading, Elementary Math, History, College Essays, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, French, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Writing
"There, I cultivated a student-centered teaching style, where I serve as a guide for my students. I absolutely love to teach. I'm from Portland, Oregon, and in my free time, I love to read, write, and watch sports.."
- University of Oregon - BA, BA, Romance Languages, Journalism
Tutoring Subjects:Trigonometry, SAT, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, French, Geometry, Essay Editing, Algebra, Writing, Reading, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Phonics, College Essays, Elementary Math, Middle School Math
"at UC Berkeley, back in NYC to finish my dissertation. Over the past few years, I've taught students at a wide range of levels, including: - College literature and composition classes at UC Berkeley - Middle school writing classes - High School Essay Writing and SAT Test Prep classes - SAT/PSAT tutoring - High school tutoring (English and History) I'm fluent in French and studied at the Sorbonne in Paris for a year during my previous life as a historian. When I'm not tutoring or working on my dissertation, I do some freelance writing. It's a cliche to say that my writing informs my teaching while my teaching improves my writing, but it's also ...
- Sarah Lawrence College - BA, Literature
- UC Berkeley - Ph.D. in progress, English
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, Writing, Phonics, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, ISEE, French, GRE, History, SSAT, Reading, College Essays
"After graduating, I continued my education by enrolling in a Master of Arts program for Political Science, which I am currently pursuing. I enjoy information and doing research, but I am most passionate about writing. I regularly compose short stories, and I have also worked on long non-fiction pieces for publication. My favorite part of the writing process is workshopping with other authors."
- East Stroudsburg University - BA, English
- East Stroudsburg University - MA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:French, Elementary Math, Economics, Writing, Statistics, Finance, Essay Editing, College Essays, History
"I began working as a tutor and teaching assistant at Allegheny, and spent the 2011-12 school year teaching English in a French public high school. Due to my studies and experiences, my best subjects are Spanish, French, government, and economics. I love to discuss and help students understand these subjects. As a student of these subjects myself, I can help others understand the challenges and difficulties they face, and help them create step-by-step solutions to these problems. I believe that with a little bit of patience and will, all students can build the skills they need to succeed in foreign language and the social sciences.." ...
- Allegheny College - BA, International Studies and French
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, French, College Essays, Economics, Grammar and Mechanics, Spanish, Writing, Reading, GRE
"in Linguistics. I have tutored in both Spanish and French. Before relocating to New York, I worked for almost a decade at the University of Puerto Rico and gained significant experience at teaching both basic and advanced language courses. Learning a language is a challenging – yet fulfilling – task that requires constant practice and personalized help at all stages of the learning process. I will help you overcome difficulties in French or Spanish by simulating an immersion in either of the two languages.."
- University of Puerto Rico - BA, French
- Universite de Paris III - Sorbonne nouvelle - M.A., Sociolinguistics
- Universite de Paris III - Sorbonne nouvelle - Ph.D., Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:French, Spanish
"My experiences have been uniformly positive and I've found that any student, no matter their previous experience or abilities, is eager to learn and to do well. I believe that it is the role of the teacher to harness these natural energies and put them to good use by making the material more relatable to the student and their own interests. This will only be accomplished if the teacher is both patient and understanding. Besides my interest in math and science my other interests include Latin, French, computer programming, basketball, and Go.." ...
- Drexel University - BS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Physics, French, PSAT, Elementary Math, Statistics, Calculus, Latin, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Differential Equations, Algebra, GRE, Geometry
" I spent my junior year abroad in Paris, where in addition to perfecting my language skills, I played clarinet in an orchestra, earned a diploma of cuisine, and wrote in a creative writing circle. Since moving to New York I have worked as a freelance journalist and at several food websites, including Serious Eats and The Daily Meal. Currently, I am applying to the Master's of Food Studies program at NYU. As a writer, I especially enjoy working on essays--brainstorming, reorganizing, and helping with stylistic and grammar-related line edits. I have worked two years for Hernandez College Consulting, where I've tutored incoming seniors on ...
- Williams College - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT, Essay Editing, Reading, SAT Verbal, SAT, SSAT, Writing, SAT Writing, SAT Math, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, French
"I spend a solid amount of time reading articles about physics, linguistics, math, international events; you name it. Being able to relate study material to the real world is imperative! I'm well equipped to answer the question "when will I ever need this?" in a satisfying way. I don't expect you to geek out to the degree that I do, but enthusiasm is contagious and it's my job to make sure that you enjoy learning! I was one of those kids who never had to try or study and still got As all through high school. I was in for a big surprise in college." ...
- Saint Louis University - BA, Math, French, Philosophy
- Hofstra University - MA, Forensic Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math, Writing, Calculus, Trigonometry, College Essays, History, Essay Editing, Geometry, Algebra, French, Phonics, Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math
" I love helping with test prep; SAT, ISEE, SSAT. My students have increased confidence and scores, and have gained admission to top independent schools and colleges after our time spent in test prep. I love helping students find meaning in their learning. So, you won't be bored. We will develop a plan each session, and work hard to complete it -- with stops along the way to try out our learning with games, visuals and fun! I am a nationally known leader in teaching with technology, and you'll see that in each of our tutoring sessions, if you'd like. We are a team! That means I will maintain contact with your school teachers, and keep parents in the ...
- Univ of Michigan - BM, MM, Music/English
- Long Island University - MLS, Library Science
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, SAT Writing, Elementary Math, Biology, Essay Editing, French, Anatomy, Geometry, SAT Verbal, Economics, Writing, Middle School Math, College Essays, Phonics, SSAT, History, ISEE, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, PSAT
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