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"As a writing tutor, my purpose is to be a sounding board for your ideas and to help guide you through the writing process. Each student is unique, and my tutoring methodology is specialized for each and every student's particular educational needs.."
- DePaul University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, History, Latin
"I majored in both Classics Studies and German, with a minor in English. I've been studying Latin since I was a freshman in high school, and I love it. I tutored in college, and I have three years experience as a teaching assistant, so I know what college professors are looking for from their students' papers. My approach to tutoring follows the idea of "if you teach a man to fish..." My goal is to teach by helping students come to the correct conclusion on their own, whether that pertains to figuring out the Latin subjunctive, the German use of cases, or writing a decent thesis statement in their mother tongue." ...
- Brigham Young University - BA, Classics Studies, German
- Loyola University - MEd., Secondary Education
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, German, Latin, Essay Editing, Writing
"I have worked with a wide variety of students including children and adults, native and nonnative speakers, with various goals for improving their English language abilities, foreign language, math skills and other challenges. I hope students find me approachable and that I will work hard to help them get through any obstacles in the topic they choose to have me teach or tutor them. I certainly can put myself in the place of others, as I have in the past relied on tutors to get me through some tough topics. As for other interests outside tutoring, I am very interested in languages and linguistics, as I currently teach graduate and ...
- University of Oregon - BA, French
- Northwestern University - PhD, Linguistics
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, College Essays, Reading, Phonics, French, Latin, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Algebra, Writing
"With 4 years of tutoring experience with kids ranging from 8 to 18, I developed a range of skills for helping kids to make the connection at different stages in their school careers. In addition, as a gifted individual, I have the perspective to help gifted students who need and crave extra challenges and exposure above and beyond the standard curriculum. My goals in tutoring students is to help them find their self-confidence in their studies, make learning fun and exciting, and show students the joy of continuous learning that I hope will carry over into adulthood.." ...
- Western Governors University - BS, Business Management
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Elementary Math, Writing, Reading, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, Latin
"Following graduation, I moved to Seoul, South Korea where I taught English to Korean students ages 5-14 for one year. I returned back to my home city, Chicago, in October 2012 and since then have been working at Northwestern University in the admissions department for the Kellogg School of Management. My interests including traveling and learning about new cultures, as well as staying active. I played lacrosse at Marquette and am currently training for the Chicago marathon in October."
- Marquette Univeristy - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, History, Latin
"I have taught Latin for 25 years. I stress the basics with constant review of same. I have a relaxed knowledgeable approach that most students feel comfortable with.."
- SIU - BA, Classical Languages
- University of Chicago - MA, Classical Languages
"I'm drawn to that period because it was the start of English literature as we know it--the printing press was just beginning to take off, commercial theaters were opening for the first time, and suddenly there was a huge demand for fiction. Authors hadn't written on this scale before, and so they were incredibly inventive (and more than a little strange)--they could mix fantasy, romance, serious religious allegory, political satire, and crude humor, for example, into one very entertaining book. I've been tutoring high school students for the past three years. My goal in tutoring is for my students to learn what questions they need to ask ...
- Harvard University - BA, English
- University of Chicago - MA, Humanities
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, ACT Math, College Essays, ACT Reading, ACT, ACT Writing, ACT Science, Latin, ACT English, GRE, Essay Editing, Mandarin Chinese
" I recently relocated to Chicago from Cincinnati, OH, where I was a preferred Latin tutor at a high school that consistently ranks in U.S. News' and Newsweek's lists of top 100 high schools in the nation. In Cincinnati, I worked with Latin students at all levels. My beginning Latin students saw particularly outstanding results, because I was able to teach them the English grammar and mechanics they needed to transition from English to Latin."
- Indiana University Bloomington - BA, Classical Studies: Latin & Greek, Theatre & Drama, minor in Art History
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT, Reading, College Essays, Latin, Essay Editing, ACT Reading, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, Writing, Elementary Math, ACT Writing, SAT Math, ACT English, SAT
"Louis with a BA in Latin and biology. I hope to convey my passion for these subjects to my clients. I have had a great deal of tutoring experience working with a wide age range of students. I love helping students achieve their highest potential and seeing their hard work come to fruition."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Biology & Classics (Latin)
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, ACT Writing, ACT Reading, Pre-Calculus, SAT Writing, Biology, ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Latin, SAT, Geometry, ACT Math, Algebra, ACT English, ACT Science
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