Award-Winning Languages Tutors in Washington, DC
Benjamin "...I love math, writing, and science and I hope to share my passion with others. I will get you where you need to be and we'll have some fun along the way! My ability to engage students in learning makes me a great tutor. I developed this skill as an expedition leader on a research trip in Mexico and while I volunteered with the YMCA as a elementary school teacher..."
Christina "I double majored in Biochemistry and Public Health at the University of Washington. I believe that every student has the potential to succeed in school and no teacher should ever give up on a student. At my university, I helped students from historically underrepresented communities get into college..."
University of Washington, Seattle - BA, BA Biochemistry, BA Public Health
Michael "... I can tutor a variety of subjects for elementary, middle, and high school students including writing, elementary Spanish, and Math. I particularly enjoy working with students to help them improve their writing skills. I always provide positive motivation for the students I work with, to help build confidence, because I believe that this is a key element of success..."
Joanne "I am a native Mandarin-Chinese speaker and have tutored and interpreted Mandarin in the past. I am pretty flexible and efficient and can help students according to their needs. In addition, I am currently working with the National Cancer Institute on data quality control and I have always have a strong background in math and statistics..."
University of Washington - BS, Biochemistry
University of Michigan - MPH, Epidemiology
Bryann "A graduate of Vanderbilt University (BA, Economics) and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government (MPP, Public Policy), I am passionate about learning and educational success. Since middle school, I have been tutoring my peers in subjects as varied as Spanish, Economics, French, Mathematics, Statistics, and Finance. My students have come from various backgrounds, from middle school in suburban New Jersey to graduate school at Harvard..."
Allison "... I have over ten years of experience as a tutor and teaching assistant, and can help students achieve their learning goals in a wide variety of subjects. I graduated summa cum laude/4.0 from both my graduate program in International Affairs at the George Washington University, and from undergraduate at Mercer University. While at Mercer, I triple majored in International Affairs, Political Science, and Spanish, while also earning a minor in Latin and completing the Great Books program. My approach to tutoring is to be adaptive and motivating..."
Mercer University - BA, Spanish, Political Science, International Affairs (Latin Minor)
The George Washington University - MA, International Affairs
Jessica "My decision to become a teacher came easy to me. My mother was a teacher and I always enjoyed helping others. I find it beautiful when students have that lightbulb moment when everything makes sense or a connection is made between what they are learning and their background knowledge..."
University of Maryland, College Park - BA, Spanish Language, Literature & Culture
University of Maryland - M.Ed., Secondary Education Curriculum & Instruction, Second Language Acquisition
State Certified Teacher
Brett "I graduated from Colby College in Maine. I double majored in Classics and Classical Civilizations, focusing on linguistics, grammar, ancient philosophy and ancient government. While at Colby, I tutored Latin and Ancient Greek, and I occasionally tutored students learning Roman and Greek History..."
Joel "... I have experience tutoring students of all age levels in the subjects of history, social studies, SAT Prep, elementary math, and science. Furthermore, I am a native Spanish speaker, and have lived abroad in Puerto Rico and Costa Rica for over 12 years. I get a joy of taking an abstract concept and making it concrete and easy to understand for the student..."
Allison "...I have always been a bit of a language nerd, so I gain special satisfaction from crafting a robust argument or sticking the correct ending on a German adjective. Writing and German grammar are my favorite subjects to tutor. My ability to tailor my instruction to my students’ individual needs and learning preferences is my greatest strength as an instructor..."