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" I'm an experiential learner, so I try to make my sessions as interactive as possible. Like any good tutor, I also try to pinpoint the areas where a student is having the most trouble. I prefer teaching smart strategies rather than relying on rote memorization, and I emphasize thematic learning.."
- Tufts University - BA, International Relations
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Writing, College Essays
"in Creative Writing from New England College. I conducted creative writing seminars and gave talks, lectures, and readings at various universities, both in the US and in Europe, most recently at Harvard, Oxford, and Sussex universities. I teach both math and verbal sections of SAT, ACT, GRE, and other standardized tests. My teaching is always focused on the individual student and his/her specific learning needs. I would be especially interested in a tutoring opportunity that involves academic/study skills advising and coaching. I have passed the Praxis Mathematics certification exams with a Certificate of Excellence (top 15%) ...
- 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:SAT Verbal, SSAT, Algebra, ACT Math, ACT Science, College Essays, ACT English, Middle School Math, ACT Writing, ISEE, ACT, Grammar and Mechanics, Trigonometry, SAT Writing, SAT Math, SAT, ACT Reading, Geometry, Elementary Math, Pre-Calculus, Reading, Writing, PSAT, Essay Editing
" In the past five years, I have tutored students ranging from the 6th grade all the way up to college juniors. I specialize in teaching all levels of math and sciences, as well as test prep for the ACT and SAT. My undergraduate studies in mathematics and electrical engineering allow me to fully understand not only the theories underlying fundamentals of math but also its application into real world situations.."
- Virginia Tech - BS, Electrical Engineering
- New York University - MS, Financial Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ACT English, Algebra, Economics, Elementary Math, Differential Equations, Finance, Trigonometry, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, Geometry, SAT, Chemistry, Physics, ACT Science, ACT Reading, ACT, Writing, ACT Math, ACT Writing, Calculus, Computer Science, Grammar and Mechanics, Statistics, Middle School Math, Reading, SAT Writing, Pre-Calculus
"I believe one of my greatest strengths is not only my own ability to write fluidly, but also to help others do the same while still respecting their individual voices. I love to work with students on college essays, other applications, and general writing skills - this past year, one of my students with whom I worked on a college essay was accepted to every school to which he applied, and I work to achieve that goal with all of my students! I'm also experienced in Verbal and Writing test prep, particularly for the SAT, and find great satisfaction in watching my students' scores steadily improve. In short, if your tutoring needs have to do with ...
- Washington University in St. Louis - B.A., Comparative Arts
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ACT English, Spanish, ACT Writing, SAT Writing, ACT, HSPT Prep, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, History, Writing, Reading, ACT Science, SAT, ACT Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, PSAT, ACT Math
" As a tutor, I love helping students discover the most creative (yet structurally sound!) ways to express an idea through language. Each week, I look forward to problem-solving together with my students. I believe learning is a lifelong process, and I feel grateful that students allow me to assist them as they continue on in their educational journeys!."
- Saint Louis University - BA, Theatre Arts/French
- University of Iowa - MFA, Acting
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Essay Editing, ACT Reading, ACT English
"My tutoring experience includes math, the sciences, writing skills and test prep. Outside the classroom, I love to read, watch baseball, and explore the city with friends. I'm also training for the New York City Marathon and can't wait to cross the finish line!."
- Dartmouth College - BA, Neuroscience
- Columbia University - MA, Clinical Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Algebra, SAT, PSAT, Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, History, Chemistry, Geometry, Biology, SAT Math, Reading, Essay Editing
" I also scored highly on my SAT Subject Tests, including Chemistry, US History, Literature, and Math Level 2. I have been able to pass my personal success on to others. I began tutoring high school students in 2005 and have been a private tutor ever since in both academic subjects and the SAT. My forte as a tutor is my patience."
- Duke University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Reading, Writing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math, History, Essay Editing, PSAT, SAT, SAT Writing, College Essays
" 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:PSAT, SAT, Writing, Reading, STAAR, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, SAT Writing, College Essays, HSPT Prep, Phonics, Algebra, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, SSAT, ISEE, Essay Editing, Geometry
"I believe the best tutor is one that allows the student to grow by helping them develop the skills necessary for success. I have taught students at every skill level, from Special Education to Advanced Placement. Each person learns differently, and it is my challenge to reach that student and show them how to succeed on their own.."
- Manhattan College - BA, Social Studies/Education
- Teachers College/Columbia University - MS, Social Studies/Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Statistics, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, History
"Post. My interest in tutoring spawns from my desire to teach. It is vital to possess reading comprehension and writing skills. These abilities not only aid in succeeding in school but also assist in professional pursuits outside of the classroom. Think of how important it is to write coherently and comprehend what you read! I love making English fun for students."
- Binghamton University - BA, English Rhetoric
- C.W. Post - MA, Adolescence Education - English
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, College Essays, Writing
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