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" I have been tutoring at a variety of levels since I was in elementary school, and have discovered that I truly love the opportunity to help others gain a better understanding of whatever subject matter is at hand. Reading and writing are my specialty; words are something I have always found to have great power, and assisting others in expressing their thoughts in nuanced, articulate ways has become a great passion of mine. I try to find a balance between structure and creative thinking when it comes to my tutoring style, and I firmly believe that everyone is capable of achieving great things given the right environment and skill set. Often, ...
- Yale University - BA, History of Science & Medicine
- Columbia University - MPH, Public Health, Sociomedical Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:GRE, History, Reading, SAT Writing, PSAT, SAT Math, Writing, SAT Verbal, Phonics, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT, Essay Editing
" I am particularly interested in providing guidance through the college essay process. Need help brainstorming, structuring, or refining? Let me help you think (and write!) out of the box. I have previously worked as a creative writing tutor and peer-editor; I've also taught classes about making comic books.."
- University of Chicago - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, SAT, Phonics, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, French, College Essays, History, Essay Editing
"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:Statistics, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, History, Writing
"in European History from Harvard University and a B.A. in History from Princeton. I have taught at Harvard and at NYU.."
- Princeton University - B.A. , History
- Harvard University - Ph.D., History
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, PSAT, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Writing, SAT Writing, History, German, College Essays, Latin, Reading
"Since then I love helping students get ahead, filling in the gaps that have been left by traditional classroom methods. I am fluent in French and also excel at teaching any level of English and math (until calculus). When I'm not tutoring, I work as an actress. This "other life" has made me extremely comfortable working with students of all ages and from all backgrounds.."
- Pomona College - BA, Theater and French
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, French, College Essays, SAT Writing, Reading, Geometry, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Essay Editing, ISEE, Writing, Algebra
"in Earth Science from Moscow University, which I graduated summa cum laude, I hold an M.F.A. 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."
- 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:Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, ACT English, Trigonometry, PSAT, ACT Science, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, SAT Math, Writing, SAT, Algebra, ACT Reading, SSAT, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal, ACT, Geometry, Reading, ACT Writing, Pre-Calculus, ACT Math, ISEE
" When I tutor, I try to get to know the student first before delving directly into the material, so that the student comes to trust me, and so that I get a better feel for the student's interests and individual learning style. I think it's important to remember that everyone learns differently, and I try to cater my tutoring techniques to the specific student's learning style. I am dedicated to helping each student reach his/her full potential, and I really love the "aha" moment, so to speak, when a student understands something that she/he didn't understand moments earlier!." ...
- Bucknell University - BA, Education and Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Reading, Writing, Phonics, Middle School Math, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing, Algebra, Elementary Math, College Essays
"I am a training and development professional out to change the world by empowering people to live into their full potential. To contribute through tutoring is self-exprssion for me, and it's a pleasure to play a role in another's development. I graduated Cum Laude from Ohio Wesleyan University with a Political Science degree, and my tutoring experience is mostly in ESL, Language Arts, and all aspects of SAT prep. I have strong aptitude in Mathematics, and the ability to tutor math at any level pre-calculus. ."
- Ohio Wesleyan University - BA, Politics and Government
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Elementary Math, Reading, ACT, Biology, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math, Writing, Spanish, Algebra, Geometry
"I work hard with my students to instill the confidence needed to succeed while building deep, intuitive understandings of key concepts that are critical for success. During my teaching sessions I try to use engaging and amusing examples to illustrate the subject, with a keen understanding that learning is most fruitful when student and teacher are enjoying themselves. I also try to provide students with effective study habits and exercises that can maximize the time between sessions and help achieve the best results they are capable of - and my belief is that every student is capable of far more than he or she thinks! While not teaching I ...
- Amherst College - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, Finance, Reading, ACT Science, Algebra, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, Geometry, SAT Math, ACT, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Writing, ACT English, ACT Math, Economics, Pre-Calculus, ACT Reading, College Essays
"Likewise, I tailor how I teach to each of my students. Through paying careful attention to how they execute problems and which explanations they prefer, I explore their individual learning style and develop teaching methods that cater to them. This customization has served my students well in my various teaching jobs, from being a Sunday school teaching assistant in middle school to a General Chemistry tutor in high school, and then in college as an Organic Chemistry tutor, teaching assistant, and study group leader. While my formal experience is predominately in chemistry, I have accumulated an equal amount of experience in ...
- Duke University - BS, Chemical Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math, Calculus, Elementary Math, Algebra, Chemistry, Pre-Calculus, ACT Math, Spanish
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