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" Sometimes, a student simply cannot see how to connect theory and practice, sometimes, they don't realize how good they are at something, until someone else points it out. As a full-time classroom teacher, I am passionate about teaching, dedicated to nurturing students so they may reach their full potential. One message I always like to relay with my students: stay positive and focused, and anything is possible. I’m looking forward to meeting future students and understanding their unique strengths, weaknesses and goals.."
- TUFTS - BA, ENGLISH LITERATURE
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Phonics, Biology, Anatomy, SAT Writing, ACT Writing, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, ACT Science, SAT Math, ACT Math, ACT English, SAT, Algebra, Reading, SAT Verbal, Writing, ACT Reading, Geometry, History, ACT, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics
"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:SAT, SAT Math, Phonics, Trigonometry, Middle School Math, College Essays, SAT Writing, Writing, French, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, PSAT, Algebra, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Geometry, SAT Verbal
" I have a great love for teaching reading and phonics. Although, I am familiar with all elementary school state standards as a public school teacher, and would be comfortable teaching all subjects. My greatest ability and passion is teaching reading.."
- West Virginia University - B.S in Journalism, Journalism
- Long Island University - Masters in Education, Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, HSPT Prep, Writing, PSAT, Reading, College Essays, Essay Editing, ISEE, Phonics, SAT, Algebra, Geometry, SSAT, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math
" In high school, I worked with my principal to launch MenTu, a mentoring and tutoring program for local elementary school students. Through one on one attention we were able to strengthen the students' math and English homework scores, meanwhile building positive and reinforcing relationships that strengthened their confidence. Subsequently, I was invited to work as a tutor of all subjects at my magnet high school, where I continued to support students, reinforcing basics and providing extra enrichment as needed. Having coached myself to excellence in the ACT, SAT, and GRE, I am available as an instructor for test taking strategy." ...
- Stanford University - BA, Human Biology
- Columbia University - MPH, Health Policy and Management
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Middle School Math, Writing, ACT Writing, SAT Verbal, College Essays, ACT Science, Trigonometry, ACT English, Calculus, History, ACT Reading, Biology, SAT Writing, Spanish, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT, Elementary Math, Geometry, SAT, SAT Math, ACT Math, Algebra, Reading, GRE, Pre-Calculus, Essay Editing
" I have a test prep background, as I was an SAT Teacher as an undergraduate. I have succeeded in helping my students consistently get the best scores they can. I can help students get into the best universities by assisting them in achieving excellent test scores and college essays. I worked as a Tour Guide and Admissions Office Ambassador as an undergraduate, and I am part of the University of Pennsylvania Secondary School Committee now (which involves interviewing applicants), so I am well versed in what it takes to be a successful applicant to the top tier universities." ...
- University of Pennsylvania - BA, English Literature
- Columbia University - MSW/MPH Candidate, Public Health and Social Work
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, History, Elementary Math, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Phonics, GRE, College Essays, Algebra, SAT, Reading, SAT Writing, Writing, PSAT, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics
" 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 how to best apply for college. I also teach SAT and SAT II prep classes in Manhattan, where I focus on vocabulary strengthening, language rules, and test taking abilities."
- Williams College - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Essay Editing, French, College Essays, Writing, PSAT, SAT Writing, SSAT, SAT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics
"I also tutored at my college's writing center, working with fellow college students to improve and enhance writing assignments in all disciplines and to strengthen basic grammar and organizational skills. I am excited to be a Varsity Tutor, instilling a passion for learning in my students through experiential, hands-on education that promotes critical thinking skills. I firmly believe that the provision of equal educational opportunities can help foster social equality. I emphasize inquiry-based learning because I believe that students learn best when they are invested in the material and can fully explore its relation to the ...
- Hamilton College - BA, Psychology
- Teachers College, Columbia University - MA, Elementary Inclusive Education
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, ACT Writing, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT English, SAT, Reading, GRE, Middle School Math, Spanish, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, Writing, Elementary Math, College Essays, PSAT
"I love helping students achieve their greatest potential. I obtain great satisfaction by observing their progress, and seeing their confidence increase as they master new material. I love what I teach, and I try to pass that on to each and every one of my students.."
- SUNY Empire State College - BA, Liberal Arts
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Mandarin Chinese, Reading, Phonics
"I love poetry, plays, and fiction classics -- everything from Shakespeare to Shelly! My dad is a lawyer, and has taught me the value of strong argumentation skills. I have published everything from short stories to journalistic articles, in my college paper or at The New York Times. Most students come to me for my encouraging spirit and fun attitude because I always want to make learning a positive experience. Writing an essay or dissecting a book really boils down to the art of storytelling -- and I think, no matter your age, we all can appreciate to the transformative power of stories." ...
- Georgetown University - BA Cum Laude, English
- Columbia University - MS, Journalism
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Reading, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, ACT Writing, SAT Writing, College Essays
" Before that, I worked in the writing center at Union as a Peer Tutor. I specialize in writing and other English Language Arts, but I also have a great time teaching algebra and geometry to High school and Middle School Students. If you need a smart, motivated tutor for any of the above subjects, I'm your guy!."
- Union College - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, ACT Writing, PSAT, ACT Math, Middle School Math, Statistics, Writing, SAT Math, College Essays, Essay Editing, SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics, ISEE, Algebra, Geometry, ACT English, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, History, Reading
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