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"I'm currently pursuing neuroscience research fellowships at the NIH and other institutions in the DC area. My neuroscience background has exposed me to math, biology, chemistry, psychology, and computer science. More importantly, I've learned how to create connections within and between subjects. I am very enthusiastic about math and the sciences, and I strive to share that energy with my students."
- Hamilton College - BA, Neuroscience
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Calculus, Grammar and Mechanics, Geometry, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics, Elementary Math, Writing, Trigonometry, ACT, College Essays, Reading, Middle School Math, Algebra, Essay Editing, Pre-Calculus, Organic Chemistry, Computer Science
"Writing is one of the most powerful ways in which we communicate. The ability to write down, organize, and effectively convey your thoughts to others is a tool you will use for the rest of your life. I have worked as a Korean-English translator for the Korean government and as an intern at the US Embassy in London. I have worked at the US Department of State Foreign Service Institute, and most recently, I have worked at the White House in the Office of Presidential Correspondence."
- The Pennsylvania State University - BA, International Relations
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Reading, Phonics, College Essays
"My teaching and tutoring experience includes test preparation for the SAT, PSAT, ACT, SSAT, and other exams, covering all subjects. In addition, I have taught computer literacy, photography, and have done corporate training in various technical fields. My teaching style is a system of scaffolding. I ensure that the student has a solid knowledge base and we build from there with a specific goal in mind, whether it is to prepare for a standardized test or an academic one, or simply to get a better handle on a topic. One area in which I excel is crafting customized solutions for individual students. Each student is different and has his or her ...
- North Carolina State University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Essay Editing, SSAT, SAT Verbal, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Writing, Algebra, Elementary Math, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT
"A certified secondary teacher in English and language arts, I recently moved to the DC area from Iowa, home of the ACT, the World Food Prize, and Grinnell College, my alma mater. I have tutored in a variety of capacities, from helping out at a multilingual after-school program in Denmark to tutoring high school students in college composition. I believe education should be a personal, empowering experience that changes people for the better. In all my teaching and tutoring, I seek to help students make personal connections to globally-relevant material, find creative ways to present information and engage students' interest, and ...
- Grinnell College - BA, license, English, Secondary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Writing, College Essays, Essay Editing, History, Phonics, Writing, ACT Reading, Reading, SAT Verbal, ACT English, ACT
"I am a graduate of Seton Hall University where I received a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Studies with a second major in Theology. I am currently enrolled in an MA/Ph.D. program in Philosophy at The Catholic University of America. Since sophomore year of high school, I have tutored students in Latin and Italian and more recently also in helping students prepare for the SAT and GRE."
- Seton Hall University - BA, Classics
- The Catholic University of America - MA, PhD, Philosophy
Tutoring Subjects:Latin, Writing, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing
"I love learning, and I believe every subject can be fun and interesting. I studied Linguistics in college, which trained me in the critical thinking skills necessary for teaching grammar, foreign languages, ESL, Math, and standardized test prep. I started tutoring when I was 15, and I was trained as a Student Teaching Intern with Breakthrough in 2010. I've tutored students ranging in age from 8 to 88."
- Smith College - BA, Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:Spanish, Algebra, SAT, SSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math, Geometry, PSAT, Elementary Math, Phonics, Essay Editing, College Essays, ACT, Writing, Reading
"I recently graduated from Alfred University, where I double majored in philosophy and conflict studies. In pursuing that course of study, I developed strong reading, writing, critical thinking, and reasoning skills. I also learned the value of individual attention both in and outside the classroom. I look forward to sharing this experience with my students.."
- Alfred University - BA, Philosophy, Violence and Conflict Studies
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, SAT, Writing, SAT Verbal, College Essays, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading
"I’m a DC-based journalist, and I just finished up my Masters of Science in Journalism at Northwestern University, with a concentration in magazine writing and editing. Prior to pursuing journalism, I worked as a grant writer and as a program and case manager for New York City-based non-profits. I graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelors in Science in International Politics, with a concentration in International Security Studies. I have extensive experience tutoring high school and college-level Spanish. I have also taught English, writing, and editing to middle school and high school students." ...
- Georgetown University - BS, International Politics
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Spanish, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, History, Writing, Reading, College Essays, Essay Editing
"I am a graduate of Brown University with a Bachelor's degree in Human Biology and Africana Studies. My future plans are to apply to medical school and fulfill my dreams of becoming a pediatric surgeon. In the past I have tutored elementary, middle and high school students in English, Math and Science. In college, I tutored peers in Statistics, Sociology, and Biology."
- Brown University - BA, Human Biology & Africana Studies
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Anatomy, Microbiology, Trigonometry, Biology, Writing, Phonics, Pre-Calculus, College Essays, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, Physiology, Algebra
"I am a PhD student studying philosophy with particular interests in early twentieth-century Aristotelianism and Thomism. My preparation for this doctoral has been a bit circuitous, so my background as a tutor is broader than might be supposed by my esoteric academic interests. I hold a B.S. in Computing and Information Science, a B.A."
- Saint Vincent Seminary - , Philosophy / Theology
- Saint Vincent College - B.S. / B.A., Computer Science (BS); Catholic Theology (BA); Minor: Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Geometry, Trigonometry, GRE, Latin, Pre-Calculus, Computer Science, Grammar and Mechanics, Algebra
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