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" My goal as a tutor is to utilize the knowledge and experience I have learned in school to share with my clients. Achieving success in school is not only about the information that you learn, but also to learn how best to learn on an ongoing basis. My academic focus includes chemistry, history, physiology, Spanish, English, and ACT prep. I am happy to teach students of all ages, especially high school and college students. Please don't worry! I am not a super boring or strict tutor; I make our sessions fun and interesting, and I promise that by the end of our sessions you (or your son or daughter) will be well on the road to getting to the next ...
- University of Arizona - BS, Physiology
Tutoring Subjects:Spanish, Organic Chemistry, Middle School Math, History, Essay Editing, PSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Reading, Chemistry, College Essays
"Being able to see a students face when they figure out the subject that they are being taught is one of the greatest experiences available to a teacher. I have always believed that students learn better when being taught by someone who truly loves the subject that they are being taught which is why I believe that, especially in History, I would help a student learn. I dont see history as a dull subject, in fact I have always seen it as alive and well. No matter what anyone studies, to know where to go next one must know what came before them. I have studied abroad in Italy, loving every minute of it, and believe that it made me not only a better student ...
- The University of Arizona - BA, Classics
Tutoring Subjects:History, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Latin, Essay Editing
"history, library and archival studies, and artifact collection, displays, and interpretation. I have tutored at the college level for almost 10 years in language, writing, and history. I am an effective tutor because of my leadership and communication abilities. I enjoy helping people make sense of texts, images, objects, and the all important skill of critical thinking as of way of helping my students connect with the material they are studying."
- University of Arizona - B.A. (Magna Cum Laude), History
- University of Arizona - BA, History, 2nd major American Studies
- University of Arizona - M.A., Information Sciences and Resource Management
Tutoring Subjects:History, College Essays, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, German, Writing
"When I ran the test-prep program in Missouri, numerous students experienced high levels of success in improving not only their test scores, but also the skills these tests measure. I taught students who started at 25 on the ACT and ended up at 34, but at least as satisfying were those students who started at 14 and eventually achieved 19. More important than such external measurements, however, is the individual student's knowledge that he or she has come into possession of, and internalized, a set of tools useful for further learning. I've edited five books for Duke University Press, and I have also taught college. My students find me ...
- Harvard - BA, Classics
- University of North Carolina - MLS (also MA in Anthropology), Library Science
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ACT Writing, Writing, History, Middle School Math, College Essays, SAT, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics, PSAT, ACT English, Elementary Math, ACT Science, Geometry, GRE, ACT, SAT Verbal
"My job is to teach Physics through demonstrations involving pendulums, liquid nitrogen, lasers, etc. In high school, I volunteered for three years as a tutor as part of an after-school tutoring service provided by students, for students. I tutored a variety of academic subjects, including English and History. I also developed extensive experience in test prep for the PSAT, SAT and the AP exams. As a tutor, I constantly try different hooks that might pique the interest of the student."
- University of Arizona - BS, Physics; Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Physical Chemistry, Elementary Math, Phonics, Differential Equations, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Physics, Writing, Trigonometry, Computer Science, Algebra, Grammar and Mechanics, Geometry, History, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, German, Pre-Calculus, SAT, SAT Math, Calculus
" I discovered my love for teaching during a year abroad as a Fulbright Scholar in Chile, where I taught group and one-on-one English classes at a university. Since then, I have worked as a Teaching Assistant in grad school and as an English and Spanish instructor here in Tucson. I also have edited and proofread research papers and essays for professors and fellow students, not to mention every member of my extended family. In addition to English writing and Spanish, I also teach economics, geography, and history."
- University of Georgia - B.A., Geography/Economics
- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - M.C.R.P. (Master of City and Regional Planning), City and Regional Planning
Tutoring Subjects:GMAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, History, ACT, ACT English, Economics, LSAT, Spanish, College Essays, Writing
"I recently finished an MA in philosophy at the University of Colorado in Boulder. What I loved most about being in graduate school in Boulder was being a Teaching Assistant for introductory philosophy courses. I enjoyed communicating the importance of critical thinking and clear argumentative writing. I also had to chance to display my passion for charting the development and influence of Big Ideas through history. I am taking classes full-time towards a teaching credential in secondary (7-12) education at Pima Community College."
- University of Arizona - BA, Philosophy
- University of Colorado - MA, Philosophy
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, ACT English, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Writing, Essay Editing, SAT, History, ACT Science, ACT Writing, ACT, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Reading, Middle School Math
" I hold a US and Canadian teaching certificate. I have three children and five grand-children. Teaching is something I love and I feel I can relate to children in a significant way.."
- U. of Michigan - BA, German, P.E.
- Kent State University - MA, French and German
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, History, French, German
"(I am American, so I don’t have an accent!) I’ve completed a teaching methods course and am qualified in all the social sciences such as history, geography, economics, government, and psychology. I also spent a summer teaching physical science at the high school level as a volunteer in Kenya … without electricity or textbooks. As an experienced writer and editor, I can help with essays, personal statements, writing technique and mechanics, as well as reading/study skills. I truly believe that every student can become a good writer with individual attention and encouragement. In school I was (and still am) a bookworm, and one who ...
- University of St Andrews - BA/MA, Geography and International Relations
Tutoring Subjects:History, Writing, ACT, SAT, PSAT, ACT Math, SSAT, ACT Science, SAT Math, College Essays, Economics, ACT English, ACT Writing, ACT Reading, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing
"I am currently taking a year off in-between my undergraduate coursework and medical school in order to conduct neuroscience research at the University of Arizona's Tucson campus. My diverse background in both the sciences and humanities means that I can tutor a variety of topics ranging from literature to organic chemistry, including the SAT and ACT. I believe I have a talent for communicating ideas and information in various ways to help others learn. I recognized this skill in my junior year of college, when I took non-traditional organic chemistry. This course differed from standard organic chemistry classes in that it was based on ...
- New York University - BA, History
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Algebra, PSAT, ACT English, SAT Writing, ACT Writing, Reading, History, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, Physics, Biology, SAT, Geometry, ACT Science, Writing, Chemistry, MCAT, ACT Reading, ACT, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, Organic Chemistry, ACT Math
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