Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Latin tutors in Glen Cove, NY
"I started tutoring again here in New York--and began applying to grad school in education--because I had come to miss these joys. Again, my main subject area is math, but I have a strong background in a wide array of other fields and, having worked two years writing workbooks for the test, am particularly well qualified for tutoring for the SAT. My teaching style is highly customized to the student(s) I'm working with: my main goal is always to make him or her feel as comfortable as possible. But beyond that--unless we're quickly nearing a standardized test date and fundamental understanding is temporarily less of a priority than scoring ...
- Swarthmore College - BA, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:GRE, SAT Verbal, Latin, Statistics, ACT Writing, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Spanish, Physics, Calculus, Middle School Math, German, Algebra, ACT English, Trigonometry, ACT Math, SAT Math, SAT, SAT Writing, PSAT, Chemistry
"A great tutor can see outside the box and be flexible enough to explain the same concept in a variety of ways, depending on the needs of the student. A tutor must be more personable with the student than a classroom teacher, who to a certain degree, must hide behind a teaching persona. Lastly, in addition to speaking with the utmost clarity, a great tutor must have excellent listening skills.."
- Bard College - BA, Classics
- Univiserty of Michigan - PhD, Classics
Tutoring Subjects:German, Latin
"My experiences have been uniformly positive and I've found that any student, no matter their previous experience or abilities, is eager to learn and to do well. I believe that it is the role of the teacher to harness these natural energies and put them to good use by making the material more relatable to the student and their own interests. This will only be accomplished if the teacher is both patient and understanding. Besides my interest in math and science my other interests include Latin, French, computer programming, basketball, and Go.." ...
- Drexel University - BS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:GRE, Latin, Physics, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Statistics, Elementary Math, French, Middle School Math, PSAT, Differential Equations, Algebra, Geometry
"I also have experience tutoring graduate Masters and PHD candidates in the fields of Latin language acquisition and advanced Latin prose. Moreover, I was a History major at Princeton and wrote a 125-page thesis, so I can definitely tutor in the areas of collegiate-level History and Writing. I am a very amicable, humorous, dedicated, and hardworking individual who has a natural gift at gently encouraging people to be their best. I know that I will be a great tutor to any child, adolescent, or adult and cannot wait to help individuals achieve academically!." ...
- Princeton University - Bachelor of Arts, History
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, Latin, Middle School Math, Writing, Phonics, Trigonometry, Essay Editing, College Essays, Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math, Algebra, Biology, Calculus
" I have high expectations for my students, and I work just as hard as they do to ensure that we achieve our goals. Our sessions will be constructive. They will also be fun!."
- University of Notre Dame - BA (honors), Classics, Philosophy
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, GRE, ACT Math, Writing, SAT Verbal, Biology, SAT, ACT Writing, SAT Writing, ACT English, Latin, SAT Math, Algebra, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, ACT, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Elementary Math
" Furthermore, my teaching has been shaped by many years working as a high-school history / social studies teacher: I have taught global history, and several electives: political philosophy, modern Latin America, strategic thinking and religion. I have also taught test preparation and ESL. This background enables me to provide instructive, substantive lessons, and to understand and draw upon each student's needs and potentialities, to unlock his or her academic potential. In addition to subject knowledge, effective self-expression (written and oral), and reasoned analysis of well-chosen evidence, I also encourage students ...
- Harvard College - BA, History
- Columbia University - M.A.; M.Phil., History
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Latin, Writing, Spanish, Essay Editing, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics
"This ranges from English literature and composition and US History to Advanced Precalculus and Physics. I love athletics and play multiple sports, always trying to keep in shape (but I'll warn you, I'm from Boston MA so I'm a big Red Sox/Celtics/Patriots fan haha...). I am extremely passionate about music and I play multiple instruments, including piano, guitar, drums and harmonica. Finally, and most importantly, I've been a struggling student myself."
- New York University - BFA, Drama and Politics (double), English (minor)
Tutoring Subjects:Economics, ACT Writing, ACT, Algebra, ACT Reading, SAT, ACT Math, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, SAT Verbal, Phonics, SSAT, SAT Math, Middle School Math, Latin, Essay Editing, Geometry, History, ACT Science, SAT Writing, Elementary Math, Statistics, College Essays, ACT English
" Outside of the realm of teaching, I also love sports and music. I was a two sport varsity athlete in college and also have spent three summers coaching tennis. I love playing my guitar and would love to start my own band one day.."
- University of Cambridge - MPhil ,
- Amherst College - BA, Architecture; Environmental Studies
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Geometry, ACT Reading, Reading, ACT Writing, ACT Math, French, Algebra, Grammar and Mechanics, Statistics, SAT Verbal, ACT Science, Essay Editing, Physics, Latin, Pre-Calculus, SAT Math, Elementary Math, History, ACT English, College Essays, Calculus, SAT Writing, ACT, Trigonometry, PSAT, Writing
"I also have a lot of training in and experience teaching Shakespeare. I love helping students realize he is not their worst nightmare. When I teach, I always practice compassion and faith. I know from my own experience as a student that the best way for a student to reach her full potential is to have a teacher who truly believes in her."
- Williams College - BA, Comparative Literature (with concentration in Latin language)
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, SAT Writing, Latin, French, Writing, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Algebra, Elementary Math, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Phonics
"in European History from Harvard University and a B.A. in History from Princeton. I have taught at Harvard and at NYU.."
- Princeton University - B.A. , History
- Harvard University - Ph.D., History
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, German, History, SAT Verbal, Reading, Writing, Latin, College Essays, PSAT
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