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" I have over five years experience tutoring both groups and individuals and have taught all ages (my youngest student was 5 years old and my oldest student was 71!). I think it's important that both the student and the tutor feel comfortable and ready to learn - the best way to learn is with an open mind. ."
- McGill University - BA, International Development/Sociology
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, ACT English, ACT Reading, Essay Editing, Reading, ACT Writing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, History, College Essays, ACT, ACT Science, SAT Writing, Writing, Spanish, ACT Math, SAT Math
"As a graduate of Stuyvesant High School and Honors College at City University, I can comfortably claim years of knowledge and expertise in these fields-- knowledge that I would love to share with you in your mission to reach, or even exceed, your expectations. My approach to tutoring is strictly peer-to-peer, so fear not being lectured or told what to do. However, I will push you to realize your full potential, and once that train starts rolling, there will be no stopping you!."
- History - BA, Religious Studies
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, College Essays, History, SAT Math, Essay Editing, Writing, Middle School Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, SAT Writing, Trigonometry, Algebra, Phonics, Geometry, Reading, SAT Verbal
"I specialize in SAT prep and essay writing. I focus on building a solid foundation of knowledge, as well as imparting tried-and-true techniques for improving scores. I love working one-on-one with students, and try to be attentive to individual needs and strengths.."
- Princeton University - BA, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
- Mannes College the New School for Music - MM, Cello Performance
Tutoring Subjects:Biology, Geometry, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Algebra, Writing, PSAT, Essay Editing, SAT
"Tutoring students is one of the most rewarding activities in which I have ever participated. Passing on my passions for knowledge and success is something I try to accomplish with each person with whom I work. Every student deserves a tutor who will approach their needs in different and innovative ways. I accomplish this by getting to know my students as classroom entities as well as people."
- Tufts University - BA, Philosophy, French-Double Major
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Science, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, SAT Writing, GRE, French, Essay Editing, ACT, ACT Math, PSAT, ACT Reading, Reading, ACT English, SAT Verbal, SAT, ACT Writing, Writing
"Students at top high schools like Stuyvesant and Brooklyn Tech are especially engaging to work with, due to the challenging nature of the material and the lively mind of the student. In addition to my own tutoring practice, I've also been director of a non-profit tutoring center. Under my administration we tracked students' scores and attained the highest average grade increase in the program's history. By guiding other tutors and consulting students for feedback on their experience, I got a very keen sense of what works and what doesn't." ...
- University of Florida - BS, Journalism, English Minor
- Graduate Center at CUNY - MS, Computational Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:GRE, SAT Math, Middle School Math, SAT Writing, Trigonometry, ISEE, Spanish, Physical Chemistry, Chemistry, German, ACT English, Algebra, Essay Editing, ACT, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, ACT Science, Writing, Biology, ACT Reading, Physics, GMAT, PSAT, Calculus, Computer Science, ACT Writing, SAT Verbal, Pre-Calculus, ACT Math, Elementary Math, College Essays, Economics, Geometry, SSAT, SAT, LSAT and 1 other subjects. See full list ...
" Using your own thoughts as a starting point, we will go through a series of diagnostic questions to quantify your proficiency in the course. With these two data points, we can begin to construct a personalized instruction schedule which will be tailored to satisfy your own goals, and to focus on problem areas revealed from the diagnostic questions. I have applied this own methodology to my testing for years, and have had great success. I truly believe that we can work together to achieve that same success for you!."
- Columbia University - BA, Economics-Political Science
- NYU - J.D., Law
Tutoring Subjects:LSAT, Biology, Algebra, Reading, Elementary Math, SAT, Physical Chemistry, College Essays, Middle School Math, SAT Verbal, SSAT, SAT Math, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Physics, History, Essay Editing, Chemistry, Writing, Economics
"Although I maintain high expectations for all students, I like to create a fun and relaxed environment to make it as least stressful as possible. I am currently taking prerequisite classes in preparation for a graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology. I graduated in 2010 from Georgetown University with a degree in linguistics with a concentration in education.."
- Georgetown University - BA, Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Writing, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics
"I have a ton of experience working with youth of all ages, from student teaching to tutoring to working as a camp counselor. My philosophy of education is student-centered; I believe that it's important to start with what the student knows and build from there. While my training is in Social Studies and ESL, I have a strong background in mathematics as well as test prep and essay writing."
- Stanford University - BA, Public Policy
- Teachers College, Columbia University - MA, Education, Teaching of Social Studies
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Verbal, Elementary Math, College Essays, Reading, Economics, SAT Writing, History, PSAT, SSAT, SAT Math, Middle School Math, Algebra, HSPT Prep, ISEE, SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Essay Editing
"In a word, his teaching philosophy is one of 'Responsibility' -- that every student is mature, talented, and responsible enough to succeed (even if they don't know it!). Funny, a little sarcastic, and energetic, he can both inspire students... and calm them down when things just get a little too crazy.."
- Brown University - BA, Philosophy, Theatre Arts
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT, ACT English, HSPT Prep, ISEE, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, SAT Verbal, College Essays, SSAT, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, SAT, History, Reading
"Additionally, I enjoy having a strong personal connection with my students, something facilitated by one-on-one tutoring sessions. Music and the English language are my two true passions, and working with kids that share those passions was particularly rewarding. I have extensive experience working for premier test prep tutoring services of working with groups 15 to 35 students in addition to focused, individualized one-on-one instruction. I believe my tutoring experience has given me a versatile approach that makes me capable of handling a wide range of learning styles and abilities. Every single student I've had has also ...
- NYU - BA, Urban Policy and Planning
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, College Essays, PSAT, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Writing, Algebra, ISEE, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT, SAT Math, Middle School Math
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