### Award-Winning Math Tutors in East Palestine, OH

Heather My personal statement is that I should be teaching students tools to learn, not just facts. How we learn is just as important as WHAT we learn.... My teaching philosophy has always been to meet a students needs. Teaching according to HOW they learn.... I typically build a positive rapport with my students. Having a common ground is necessary for learning as well as teaching.

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Bachelors, Elementary Education

Clarion University of Pennsylvania - Current Grad Student, Masters Reading

Benjamin ...believe that anyone who puts forth the effort and has the interest can succeed in the field of mathematics. It is not some mystical force that cannot be tamed; rather, it behaves itself quite well for those who pay attention and learn its fundamental principles. It has been my experience that most people who struggle...

Grove City College - BS, Mathematics and Secondary Education

Natalie ...goal to help others enjoy learning as much as I have! I first started tutoring in high school, and I've enjoyed helping students from kindergarten age through college work through challenging concepts to gain a better understanding of the material. I'm a strong believer that "hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard". Not...

Duquesne University - Bachelors, Biochemistry

Duquesne University - Masters, Forensic Science and Law

Casey ...for all. My teaching style is best described as eclectic. While I am focused and organized, I vary my instructional methodologies to incorporate diverse activities and materials to engage and interest all students. I acknowledge the many different learning styles of students and maintain an excellent rapport with students and co-workers. When faced with challenges,...

Youngstown State University - Bachelors, Science of Education

Meghan ...student-centered with a focus on the teacher and student forming a cooperative relationship in order to find the best learning method for the student. Each student learns differently and it is important to me as an educator to find the best method of learning for every student I encounter. While not teaching or tutoring, I...

Dominican College of Blauvelt - Bachelors, Elementary Education

Tino ...one's peers. This is due, I think, to the personalization of the learning process that is not justly possible in a full classroom. It would not be fair for a teacher in such an environment to answer just one student's questions, and tailor future lessons according to the needs of that student! However, in a...

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus - Bachelors, Honors Philosophy (Intensive Option)

Katelyn ...been tutoring for the past four years at Slippery Rock University and I have enjoyed every second of it. I have just recently joined the Varsity Tutors team and I am very excited to start working with students who need help in all areas of math. As a tutor, I have received positive feedback in...

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Bachelors, Mathematics

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Masters, Mathematics Education

Ashleigh ...is Ashleigh Gorman and I am a Dual Degree Mathematics and Secondary Math Education major at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I strive to better all students in mathematics and preparing for life after high school. I hope to make a difference in every students' life and for them to feel more confident in the...

Duqusne University - Current Undergrad, Mathematics and Secondary Math Education

Kristina ...I am part of a team that manages the medical equipment program. I have previously tutored college-aged students in a variety of math and science subjects. Math and biology are my favorite to teach. I enjoy taking more complex theories and information and scaling them down to ideas we use everyday. I also use analogies...

University of Pittsburgh - BS, Bioengineering

Rebecca ...school, and as a writing tutor for all levels of college students, including four senior thesis writers. My favorite part of tutoring is getting to know my students as people, learning about what gets my students excited about learning and hearing about my students’ successes and failures, academically and otherwise. As a recent college grad...

Wesleyan University - Bachelors, English