Award-Winning GRE Tutors in Toluca Lake, CA
Cole ...build from students' strengths. I like to use this so that students can not only learn, but can honestly enjoy the process of learning and expanding their knowledge. My tutoring experience mainly includes working with high school and college students, but I hope to help students of all ages. Outside of the academic realm, I enjoy football, hockey, movies, and spending time with friends. I look forward to helping as many people as I can!
University of Nevada, Reno - BS, Economics
Hilary ...learns differently and struggles with different concepts, and as long as these learning styles are discovered and communicated, learning is always possible. When it comes to the SAT and essays, understanding exactly what the question is asking and regularly practicing the methods for finding the answer seem to be key in building both confidence and high scores. And when it comes to learning, finding some enthusiasm for the subject is the key to getting motivated.
Samuel ...page. I truly believe that teaching should always be two-way interaction between the tutor and the student. If you are more on the shy side, I have no problem doing more of the interaction until you feel comfortable. I have been tutoring professionally for five years in many subjects ranging from Algebra to college-level Chemistry and Biology. I also love to read and write and have helped students write personal statements and practice SAT essays....
Thu ...to do well in school but also to be a good person for his/her community. I want to give my students as much information and guidance as I can so they can go as far as they possibly can. Students today need to be more rounded and proactive than ever in order to get the best education possible. And that requires lots of preparation. I love Math because, to me, it's like another language. I...
UC Berkeley - BS, Civil Engineering
MIT - MS, Civil Engineering
Beverly J ...UCLA’s Scholarship Resource Center and helped students find and apply for scholarships based on their unique profiles, which included writing and editing students’ essays and statements of purpose. Learning is about discovery from all disciplines. I am a passionate educator interested in teaching English and American literature, composition, preparing students to take the GRE, and technical writing. My professional background includes technical writing, academics, and broadcast media. I traveled extensively through England and Western Europe
UCLA - BA, English
UCLA/University of Maine - MLIS/MA, Information Studies/English
Lauren ...been taught. I'm proud to say that by the close of coaching, my students are prepared to handle academic challenges with the aplomb of an expert. My own unique and diverse background has given me the tools to identify a student's strengths and cultivate his or her potential. I have experience as a civil litigation attorney, a Bar Method fitness instructor, an editor, a photo shoot producer and stylist, and a CNN broadcasting intern. Originally...
University of California, San Diego - BA, Political Science
University of California, Hastings College of the Law - JD, Law
Merigan ...beauty of math, no matter what field they plan to go into. Coming from a large family, I spent many a family gathering helping my younger cousins—from ages 5 to 22—with their math homework. I've worked closely with kids, teens, and college students in several capacities: as a Big Sister, an advisor to a youth Venturing Crew, a technical director for high-school theater productions, and a Resident Advisor (RA) to college freshmen. Originally from the...
Carla ...and poetry. Following graduation, I spent the school-year working as an English language teaching assistant at a high school in Bordeaux, France where I created lessons focusing on grammar, vocabulary, idiomatic speech, and culture. This past year, I received my master's in English at the University of Cambridge, writing a dissertation on trans-Atlantic/trans-cultural poetry with a focus on Walt Whitman, T.S. Eliot, and Jules Laforgue. Many summers have found me working as a residential assistant...
Harvard College - BA, English
University of Cambridge - MPhil, English
Alaina ...getting my Masters in Secondary English Education I had the opportunity to work in Denver Public Schools. I was an Apprentice Teacher for six months at Merrill Middle School (ELA--all levels--and Literacy classes). I spent the next six months as an Apprentice Teacher at South High School (Honors World Literature, AVID: College Prep). I have been a tutor for writing, reading, literacy for over a year. In my teaching, I like to ensure that my...
Alemayehu I am a motivated 25 year old UCR alumni. I studied Biology as an undergraduate and am a person who sees a world filled with young souls yearning for the ability to change our lives for the better. I am pursuing my graduate degree in nursing from the University of Calbaptist in Riverside. I am looking forward to bring illumination and comprehension to the young students I have the privilege of tutoring.