Award-Winning Literature Tutors in Rotterdam Junction, NY
Meghan ...their literacy skills, over all academic abilities, and to develop a love of reading. I also taught at the National Building Museum as a museum teacher. Since graduating from my masters program I have worked in various DC museums doing public programming. My tutoring ranges from history, both US and world, English, writing, and grammar...
George Washington University - BA, History
George Washington University - MA, Museum Studies
Rob ...students where they are, and find ways to help them accomplish whatever goals they have in mind, be it an SAT score, a better writing style, or a new approach to studying history. I have helped hundreds of students with SAT preparation, and have worked both around the United States and internationally as a private...
Fordham University - BA, English / History / Philosophy
Fordham University - MA, Philosophy
Carrie ...that will certainly lead to more confident test takers. Most importantly, I believe the tutoring experience should provide students with relevant skills that will make all future education more successful. Learning is a skill all its own and there are so many ways to master it. As a teacher, it is my goal to help...
University of Delaware - Bachelors, English Education
Elizabeth ...the charter school, I worked with students in 2nd grade. The following year, I accepted my first full time teaching position as a second grade teacher right across the hall! In 2014, I accepted a position teaching 5th grade at an inner city school. While working at the charter school, I was private tutoring students...
St. John Fisher College - Bachelors, Elementary/Special Education
Sage College - Masters, Literacy
Dana ...and strengths. I also enjoy creating engaging and effective lesson in order to target skills my students must master and feel it is important to keep my students accountable for their learning. I am eager to continue my love for teaching by working with your child to help him/her develop their own love of learning!
SUNY at New Paltz - Bachelors, Elementary Education
Manhattanville College - Masters, Literacy, Language and Diversity
Jennifer ...others further themselves in their education by building confidence, voice and academic empowerment. My primary focus is on student engagement and building a tutor-student relationship based on trust, honesty and open-mindedness. I see student success beyond just comprehension or memorization. I help students to truly synthesize the skills and concepts they need to feel confident...
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - Bachelors, Social Sciences and Organizational Studies
Ryan ...that will resonate with my students current lives; to really learn, after all, we first must be interested. Student buy-in is imperative, and there are many, many ways to learn the necessary skills to succeed in our age of innovation. Typically these skills boil down to the four Cs--critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creative problem...
University of New Hanpshire - Bachelors, English Language and Literature
New Mexico State University-Main Campus - Masters, Creative Writing
Patrick ...an active duty infantry officer in the United States Army. This experience gave me tremendous opportunities to travel, meet new people, and challenge myself in ways that I never before imagined. I am grateful to have returned home and look forward to all that Albany has to offer. My wife and I are avid patrons...
Fordham University - Bachelors, Spanish Literature
Clinton ...Once you know why you learn something you are much more inclined to focus and challenge yourself with it. I believe education is vital in the world today but more importantly having a desire and wanting to learn is significantly more important. I make it my goal to encourage students to become independent learners.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Current Undergrad, Biology
Albany Medical College - PHD, Molecular and Cellular Physiology
April ...myself, and I'll take the time to answer whatever questions they have. I love learning, and I want others to love it too. I'm invested in my students' progress and success. It's so rewarding to help someone learn, and it feels great to see that spark when it finally clicks for them.
Siena College - Bachelors, Biology