Award-Winning Grammar and Mechanics Tutors in Washington, DC
Charles "A battle-tested veteran of the New York private school circuit, I graduated college in 2013 and now teach German in DC. I lived in German-speaking Europe for many years, and I majored its language, culture and history. I fully understand the many competing demands on a modern student's schedule..."
Grinnell College - BA, German
West "I tutored at a writing center while an undergraduate student, and became an Advanced Certified Tutor through the College Reading and Learning Association. I also taught English classes in Russia for 2 years. I enjoy tutoring because of the opportunity it presents to constantly adapt lessons and teaching styles to best meet the needs of individual students..."
Brigham Young University-Hawaii - BA, Political Science
The George Washington Law School - JD, Law
Tim "I am a International Studies major at the Johns Hopkins University studying International Studies. In college, I have competed at Harvard, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania and Georgetown for the Woodrow Wilson Debate Council and Hopkins Model United Nations. I also work for Students Consulting for Non-Profits, a team dedicated to improving philanthropic organizations in Baltimore city..."
Johns Hopkins University - BA, International Studies
Molly "... I have been teaching math for four years and have seen students overcome extraordinary difficulties while in my class. I attribute this to the fact that I set high expectations and follow through with patience, kindness, clear explanations, and engaging activities. My school days are spent working with many students at once but I have an extensive background tutoring students starting when I was in high school until the present. I love to work one-on-one with students because I am able to pace lessons to suit their needs and also provide multiple examples that speak to their learning style..."
University of Virginia-Main Campus - BA, English
American University - MAT, Teaching, concentration in Mathematics
State Certified Teacher
Jeana "...I am working toward earning my Bachelor of Arts in Natural Sciences, with concentrations in Public Health and Biology, while minoring in Music. After college, I plan on attending nursing school and becoming a Nurse Practitioner. I started tutoring students when I was in high school, in subjects ranging from Algebra to Writing to Music to German..."
Johns Hopkins University - BA, Natural Sciences Area (concentrations in Public Health and Biology)
Bernard "I am a teacher with more than thirty years of experience from first grade to collegiate level.I have taught students in Japan and the Philippines. I enjoy teaching math, which I have taught on the elementary and secondary levels. Trigonometry is the most fun for me to teach..."
Towson University - B.S. & M. Ed., Education, Math minor
Bethany Divinity Seminary - Ph.D., Religion (Bible)
Adeola "...I have worked with students from K-12 as well as graduate students as a writing tutor and teaching assistant at Georgetown University Law Center. I love to read and write and work with students to get them to their greatest potential. I also speak French and have lived in France..."
University of Southern California - BA, Political Science & French
Georgetown University Law Center - JD, Law
Laura "I'm a graduate of St. John's College and Georgetown Law. Teaching is in my blood-my mother is a teacher, and she instilled in me the love of helping someone reach his or her potential with compassion and enthusiasm. I have been tutoring since middle school and I don't ever plan on stopping! My favorite subject to tutor is the LSAT, but I also LOVE English, US History, and World History..."
St. John's College - BA, Liberal Arts
Georgetown University Law Center - JD, Law
Janet "...In small groups, I fostered a collaborative, inquisitive academic environment applying Socratic-method instruction and advanced level questioning and problem-solving attitude. It was as an AVID GDL that I realized my passion for preparing students for college admission and success. I expanded this passion out to the community, offering private sessions for students and parents navigating the college admissions process. Drawing on my background in learning and motivational psychology, as well as my experiences and training as an AVID GDL, I specialize in an adaptable, mentoring instruction style, especially effective for students facing unusual circumstances or special needs..."
University of Mary Washington - B.S., Psychology
Andrew "... I am here to aid you in any stage of the writing process--from brainstorming ideas to editing a final paper. I specialize in finding a way to get the brilliant ideas in your head onto the page to make a coherent and complete argument. I also understand writerly paralysis, and we can work on strategies for creating a action plan for your writing..."
The Ohio State University - BA, MA, English
The University of Texas at Austin - PhD, Media Studies