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ACT Tutoring in New York City, NY
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Varsity Tutors offers ACT tutoring by highly credentialed tutors in New York City, NY. We'll help you master the ACT through one-on-one tutoring in the comfort of your home, online, or any other location of your choice.
Selected ACT Tutors in New York City, NY
The talented ACT tutors are nearby and highly prepared to assist you in your educational journey. They hail from the highest caliber of schools including MIT, Stanford, UChicago, Yale, Harvard, UPenn, Notre Dame, Amherst, UC Berkeley, Northwestern, Rice, Columbia, WashU, Emory, Brown, Johns Hopkins, Vanderbilt, UNC, Michigan, UCLA, and additional high-caliber institutions.
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How we help you master: ACT
DETERMINING ACT OBJECTIVES
Our educational director will build your personal ACT learning profile, including strengths and weaknesses.
RECOGNIZING AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT
Your tutor will pinpoint the areas in which you excel in ACT and the areas that require extra attention.
PERSONALLY DESIGNED LESSONS
We will design a custom-made program to get you on track to meet and exceed your goals.
Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
Got the student ready for finals. Made a study schedule that prioritized extra credit assignments, and helped the student define terms the he didn't know on his English review. He has done a lot of work. I think he will finish this semester with passing grades.
The student took the Practice Test #1 Math and English subsections. We reviewed his wrong answers and he realized that he can do a lot better. I assigned Practice Test #2 for him to take by Sunday when we meet. We're really looking to bump his score into the 30's.
We covered the multiplications of polynomials using Pascal's triangle, did a walk through of the homework. We then looked at the periodic table and trends. I explained the trend of atomic size and electronegativity. I explained the reasons for categorizing in rows and columns. The concept of ionic charge in terms of valence electrons was also discussed.
Went over a packet of old exams she had in preparation for her upcoming midterm. We covered older problems she remembered not doing well on, and felt that they were pretty easy now.
Topics: Reading, reading comprehension. Progress: The student's reading performance was excellent. He started to pick up a couple of new words: "soon", "garden", and "seeds."
Continued with math and algebra, finished the algebra section, math concepts, and started geometry. Covered up to p.197 of text. The student was assigned home work relevant to the topics covered today, he is continuing to work on math daily, was also assigned some varsity practice questions today.
The student and I covered chemical and acid-base equilibria in preparation for his exam. He demonstrated comfort with the material off the bat, but I reinforced many important aspects of practical problem-solving approaches for these topics, as they are calculation intensive. Overall, it was a positive session and good start to preparations for his exam.
We worked on the student's final Rhetorical Arts paper. What an improvement she has made! The draft that we worked on was looking really good. We rearranged a little bit, talked about hooks for the beginning, and made an action plan for more research.
We covered limits and derivatives, mainly sections 12.1, 12.2 and 12.4. I have to admit really liking introducing students to "real" Calculus! We worked on a limit worksheet and various textbook problems. The student has test over these sections next Wednesday. We'll meet again Monday.
The student and I spent our session equally on the Reading and Math sections. We covered the social science and Humanities passages in the English section, which tend to be the hardest to comprehend. She had a little trouble at first but we worked through how best to focus on and interpret the passages. She did well on math, and all she really needs is more practice to refresh her brain to topics that she hasn't covered in awhile. Overall, it was a good session and I think we made some good progress.
The student and I split our time between English Language Arts and Science during this session. In ELA, we reviewed concepts such as homophones, connotation, citations, and adverbs. We also prepared for the student's science test on photosynthesis. She needed to memorize terms related to photosynthesis including oxygen, carbon dioxide, and chloroplast. She had some trouble directly recalling the definitions from memory, but using visual aids like charts and diagrams helped her understand the connections between all of her terms.
The students dad purchased the SAT book, so the student now has a valuable study guide. Continued to do math problems, involving geometry, algebra, and logic. He needs to review exponent rules and remember to use the provided formulas in the box at the beginning of each math section. I believe he will benefit tremendously from the practice problems in the book, as well as our tutoring sessions because he was a bit overwhelmed when preparing on his own with a difficult book.
How can a Varsity Tutors tutor help you master the ACT?
Varsity Tutors helps New York City students reach their highest potential on the ACT exam in the comfort of your own home or any other location of your choosing.
We offer intensive 4 and 6 week ACT programs, as well as customized plans, to give you the "Varsity Boost" on your ACT score, significantly increasing your chances of admission to your first-choice colleges.
Intensive 4 and 6 Week ACT Prep Programs in New York City, NY
Varsity Tutors provides intensive 4 and 6 week ACT prep programs for college applicants seeking admission into their first-choice institutions. Our ACT programs in New York City, NY meet 3 times per week for 2 hours per day for either 4 or 6 weeks. If you are unable to attend all 6 weeks of our New York City ACT class, you may take the compacted 4 week course. We can help you achieve an exceptional ACT score and significantly improve your chances of admission into your dream school. Our ACT tutors in New York City, NY thoroughly assess your current knowledge base, identify areas for improvement, and develop a plan to give you the best chance of increasing your ACT score.
Your hand-picked, highly credentialed New York City ACT tutor is dedicated to ensuring that you stay on schedule and make continual progress. They will provide assignments between sessions and provide tutoring for all four sections of the test, in addition to the optional Writing Assessment.
If you are seeking a more flexible program that meets less frequently, you can consider a customized program that may be a better fit with your schedule (see below).
Customized ACT Prep Programs in New York City, NY
Varsity Tutors provides fully customized ACT prep programs in New York City, NY tailored to your needs and varying schedules. Our talented private ACT tutors meet individually with you in your home, or another New York City location of your choice, and sessions are scheduled around your classes, extra-curriculars, and other activities. Our Directors provide free ACT-focused consultations in which you will learn how our hand-picked, highly credentialed tutors can help you achieve your test goals around your busy schedule; in the free ACT consultation, we will thoroughly assess any scores you have already received as well as how those scores will impact your likelihood of acceptance to your target colleges. Call us today and our New York City Directors will discuss your goals, schedule, and specific needs and create a customized plan that meets your ACT goals in the most efficient manner.
How does a Varsity Tutor in New York City, NY help you prepare for the ACT? Varsity Tutors helps you reach your highest potential on the ACT exam in the comfort of your own home or another location of your choice. Our New York City tutors impart lifelong problem solving skills to tackle new questions, significantly improving your score potential on the ACT. Using personalized approaches, not a "one-size fits all" method, Varsity Tutors will guide you through the entire ACT test-taking experience - calming those pre-test jitters and reassuring post-test anxiety. Our New York City ACT tutors offer expert coaching on all four sections of the ACT: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science, as well as the optional Writing Assessment.
All of our ACT tutors in New York City, NY have scored in a top percentile on the ACT themselves and know how to help others score just as well. Having recently prepared for and taken the tests themselves, they are familiar with the question formats and test details. Because of their experiences and teaching expertise, our tutors can help you quickly identify and solve ACT problems, significantly improving test scores. Our New York City ACT tutors are ready to give your ACT score the signature “Varsity Boost”!
Please contact us today about our ACT tutoring services in New York City, NY. We are dedicated to your academic success and future.
Are you looking for a way to give your ACT preparation a laser-like focus and improve your efficiency? By working with one of Varsity Tutors’ experienced and well-qualified New York ACT tutors, you can take your test prep to the next level with private in-home ACT tutoring!
Many students grow apprehensive at the thought of having to take the ACT, knowing that it influences college acceptance decisions, and that they must demonstrate the best performance that they can on test day. Whether it’s picking out comma splices and dangling participles on the ACT English section, analyzing experiments on the ACT Science section, pacing yourself appropriately on the ACT Reading section, exercising a variety of mathematical abilities on the ACT Math section, or learning to craft a perfect five-paragraph essay for the optional ACT Writing section, Varsity Tutors’ ACT tutors can calm your apprehensions by sharing their proven knowledge and understanding of this important exam. All Varsity Tutors New York’s ACT tutors have a proven track record of success when taking the ACT, so they can help you by sharing crucial strategies and helping you practice the topics that personally cause you the most difficulty. By building personal ACT tutoring lesson plans, your tutor can help address your unique needs and learning style in ways that may be impossible in a larger class environment.
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