Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Silver Spring, MD
David ...Studies, area of specialization: China. In June 2012, I received my Master’s degree and dual majors in Economics and Chinese, while attaining a minor in Asian Humanities. I have been tutoring mathematics, economics, and Chinese since high school. Most students come to me for Chinese lessons and help with standardized test preparation. I am also experienced in teaching algebra, geometry, and calculus. I enjoy working out, reading, and playing with my golden retriever.
University of California-Los Angeles - B.A, Economics, Chinese
University of California-Los Angeles - M.A, East Asian Studies
ManHua ...Ultimate Frisbee team and enjoy crafting and DIY. I tutor a variety of science and math subjects but I am most passionate about biology and neuroscience. Throughout my years of taking science courses in high school and college, I have become skilled at breaking down and organizing complex science concepts into much simpler and manageable concepts to understand. I believe this will really help the students I tutor to learn and grasp the material. It...
George Mason University - BS, Neuroscience
Amelia ...interfaced with parents regarding goals, teaching methods and development of homework plans; developed a strong relationship with students, utilizing a variety of classroom activities. I also tutored Algebra at for a non-profit educational center. I not only helped students with their homework, but I also helped struggling students prepare for exams. I believe education is a very important part of improving quality of life. I am very enthusiastic, positive, and responsible, and most importantly, I...
UC Berkeley - BA, Political Economy
Ann ...experience, I have found that the best way to help a student learn is to find what works best for them. I firmly believe there is not just one method of learning and that by adjusting my teaching methods to cater to my students, it will allow them to best learn and understand their subject matter. In my spare time, I enjoy reading and hiking as well as taking part in ballroom dance competitions.
Brigham Young University - BS, Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology - MA, Clinical Counseling
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. On the side, I love hiking, cooking and trying different types of food!!
University of Washington - BS, Biochemistry
University of Michigan - MPH, Epidemiology
Grace ...to my family career tree: an instructor or professor at college/university, the finest job I know. Being the national largest general education class in Science & Engineering, NUT10 exposes me to students with very diverse backgrounds. Students are commonly in different majors, knowledge levels and countries. Talking with them, answering their questions, helping them to know a healthier diet, I feel that my life is illuminated. In trial and error, I learn the classroom triage:...
University of A&F University - Bachelors, Biotechnology
University of California, Davis - PhD, Nutritional Biology
Diya I have taught classes of 10+ adult students in ESL. I designed these lesson plans and executed them, along with original assignments, tests, and classwork. I've also directly tutored younger students between 10-12 years of age in ESL and math. In high school, I helped other students in math. I am a great tutor because I am patient, funny, and relatable. I'm always able to keep things light and enjoyable. I take pride in helping...
UC Berkeley - BS, Political Science
William ...studies. I double majored in Environmental Studies and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies (Mandarin Chinese), and graduated with high honors. My tutoring philosophy is to focus on inquiry and engagement with the student to increase comprehension and enthusiasm for any materials. While my specialties are Mandarin Chinese and the environmental sciences, I have a deep enthusiasm for English, writing, grammar, history, and test preparation. I look forward to working with students of all ages to...
Dartmouth College - Bachelors, Environmental Studies & Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Nancy ...II subject tests), mathematics, and science. In high school, I have tutored younger students in mathematics and English. Throughout college, I have done private tutoring in SAT, PSAT, and math and science subjects. Also, I have worked with two students from China: I helped one boy with SAT prep and editing his college application essays, and I tutored the second girl in GMAT and TOEFL. My students have consistently seen improvement in their test scores...
California Institute of Technology - Bachelors, Computer Science
Sarah ...more rewarding experience. Upon returning to the United States, I began applying to the Peace Corps. Even though I had my heart set on joining Peace Corps China, I received the honor of being amongst the first group posted to Cambodia. My fellow Volunteers and I taught English as a Foreign Language at rural high schools around the country. In addition to classroom teaching, I co-taught small classes at a local Wat with the head...
Florida State University - BA, International Affairs
University of Auckland - Postgrad. Dip., Translation Studies