Award-Winning ISEE Tutors in Alden, NY
Melissa I have recently completed my Graduate Degree in Childhood Education at Canisius College. I received my Undergraduate Degree at Buffalo State College in Early Education in the STEM Areas. I believe in getting to know my students and their needs to allow myself to teach them appropriately.
Buffalo State College - Bachelors, Early Education in the STEM areas
Canisius College - Masters, Childhood Education
Megan My goal is to help all students reach their academic goals by providing encouragement, assistance, and my professional experience in education. I believe all students should have the opportunity to perform academically to the best of their ability, given the proper tools and resources. I feel honored to guide students towards success!
Towson University - Bachelors, Elementary and Special Education
University at Buffalo - Masters, Elementary Education with a focus on Literacy
Benjamin ...(NOT rote formula/rule memorization) using fun and often-times silly analogies to keep them engaged and interested. One of the key commonalities among the world’s fastest learners is that they learn how high level principles in one field cross-relate to other seemingly unrelated fields. Benjamin believes that if he can inspire his students to see connections between high level principles in math or science and those of some real-life subjects like dance or football, then he...
Naomi Hi, my name is Naomi Soman, and I am happy to tutor for Varsity Tutors. I study English literature and philosophy, so reading and writing are my strongest suits, but I am glad to help in any of my listed subjects. Please send me a message to let me know how I can be of assistance!... It depends on the subject, but I like to be creative and use all sorts of materials to draw/write/graph etc.
Brandeis University - Bachelors, English, Philosophy
Jonathan Most people need some help with writing and literary analysis. My goal is to help you improve writing skills and literary analysis in a way that is easy and straightforward.... I feel that teaching is about making small, consistent improvements over time. This is accomplished through discussions between student and teacher.... I would get to know how much they like the subject. I would ask for some examples of their work in order to see where our starting point will be.
Alyssa ...NY for 5 years. In Brooklyn I was on the founding faculty of a charter school. There I was able to help develop the ELA, Math and Social Studies curriculums. In addition, I piloted the theatre department by starting the Drama Club and later teaching the first Theatre elective class. My primary role in Brooklyn was part of the Special Education department as a Learning Specialist. In this role I gained experience co - teaching...
Kekey ...Math program, my focus was teaching basic skills such as adding and subtracting one and two digit numbers and multiplication. During my early years of teaching, I have worked with ESL teachers on teaching English and writing skills to students that had Individual Educational Plans (IEP's) and the English language was fairly new to them. I used many manipulatives and other online resources to teach my students. I have a passion for teaching and seeing...
Amanda ...and tenth graders, and also as a Spanish language tutor for adults and college-aged students in Miami. Many of the students I have worked with are English language learners, and I am comfortable tutoring in both English and Spanish. While I tutor a broad range of subjects, I most enjoy tutoring Literature, Composition and language. I am an enthusiastic reader myself, and also enjoy trying out new DIY projects and going on meandering bike rides...
Lee ...things. I was exposed to science books at a very early age and my mother taught me basic math before I started school. From then on, my passion for learning has only grown. I excelled during my elementary and junior high years and realized that I had an aptitude for mathematics and life sciences. It wasn't until my high school years where I was finally challenged with classes such as advanced physics and calculus that...
Will ...[sic], made every effort to get to know the students, and was able to create a classroom atmosphere that was open and comfortable for learning and growth.” “Professor Carr is one of the teachers who have touched and impacted my life for good.” Learning any subject takes work—sometimes hard work—but it should also be FUN. As a teacher and a tutor (and as a student), my goal is always to find the fun.
Brigham Young University - BA, Spanish Translation
Brigham Young University - MA, Hispanic Literatures