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Summer Tutoring in New York City, NY
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Varsity Tutors offers Summer tutoring by highly credentialed tutors. Our tutors offer one-on-one tutoring customized to suit your unique learning needs in the comfort of your home, online, or any other location.
Selected Summer Tutors in New York City, NY
We have certified tutors near you ideally qualified to help you with Summer. The tutors hail from colleges like MIT, Stanford, UChicago, Yale, Harvard, UPenn, Notre Dame, Amherst, UC Berkeley, Northwestern, Rice, Columbia, WashU, Emory, Brown, Johns Hopkins, Vanderbilt, UNC, Michigan, UCLA, and many other top programs.
Stony Brook University - Spanish Language & Literature
Nyu - Spanish English Translation
Washington University In St. Louis - Philosophy Neuroscience Psychology
Harvard College - Biochemistry
Nyu Silver School Of Social Work - Social Work
How we help you make the most of your summer
IDENTIFYING SUMMER GOALS
Our educational director will pinpoint learning styles, map out goals and plans to target specific areas for improvement.
Your tutor will quickly assess your proficiency with the material, and identify areas for improvement.
We will design a custom-made program to get you on track to meet and exceed your goals.
Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
We went through her math homework and answered questions she found confusing, and talked about division; we talked about vocab in context and reading different types of sentences, using the book she's reading for fun.
Simplifying polynomials and radicals in fractions and multiplying them together. Also reviewing factoring and FOIL. Then went through some functions and substituting in values into functions to determine the answer.
Today we started studying for the student's Science final, which is on Wednesday. I hope to have 2-3 sessions with her before the final, inclusive of today. The Science final covers the entire year, so I organized all her old Science tests and we started working through them. The first topics covered were cell biology and genetics. I am actually quite pleased with her performance today. I was very surprised by how well she remembered the information, even though it was covered so long ago. I think, if she were to retake those same tests today, she would actually get better scores than she did originally. We discussed all topics that came up that she had a bit of difficulty with, including Mendelian inheritance and stem cell differentiation. I tried to keep our discussions very current and relevant, playing on my experiences in bio-research, and I think she thrived off of that approach. By the end of our session today, we had covered about 30% of her old tests.
The student and I worked on a little bit of everything. She wrote an essay for practice on her own, and we went through a short and long writing section. There were some areas that she was unsure about but overall did well. The reading had a few questions, but probably just needs more practice. She did a great job on the math.
Today we worked on a writing assignment that I gave the student for homework. We were able to finish correcting it and completing a final draft together. She was really able to see how much better the final draft was compared to the original. I guided her to be able to understand and come up with solutions and corrections so that they feel like her own. She did great and we will continue to practice until she can come up corrections and editing without me!
During this session, the student and I worked on the ACT reading section. She worked through 2 sections, and did relatively well on both (scoring in the mid 20s). We then went through both of the sections and discussed any errors she had made, and talked about general strategies for the ACT reading. She finds the natural sciences passages the most challenging, so I suggested that she starts with those so that she can allot the time necessary for them. This strategy seemed to work well for her, and she scored better on the second natural sciences passage she worked on.
This is the first session that I had with the student. During this session we went over electrical circuits. We discussed ideas pertaining to resistors and voltage generators. We talked about series and parallel circuits and the difference between the two. We also discussed the units used for the measurement of physical quantities such as resistance, current, and power. In addition, we covered Ohm's law of electricity and how to use Ohm's formula. We then solved a set of problems on these various topics. The questions involved calculating equivalent resistances for resistors in series, in parallel, and in different combinations. They also involved figuring out how to configure different components within a circuit in order to achieve specific voltages or currents in order to run devices, and calculations of voltages and currents across components of a circuit. We will be meeting again in 2 days.
We covered the introduction to null and alternative hypothesis testing. Reviewed how to write each type of statement based on the information given. In addition, we reviewed significance testing. Practiced problems using hypothesis testing and defining the statement parameters. We also reviewed p-value and how it is used. Additional exercises were assigned to encourage familiarity of the subject matter. Next section will involve chapter review to prepare for make-up test.
Finished the last of chapter 10 and 11 material which she is being tested on this Saturday, covering hybrid orbitals and MO theory. Most of our time was spent figuring out how to fill out MO diagrams for various diatomic molecules and determining bond orders from sigma and pi MO and AO orbitals. We also reviewed how to calculate lattice energy and how to draw correct Lewis structures. She is going to memorize molecular structures and angles on her own and attend a review session, and I think she will be very ready for her exam.
During this session there was no new material to go over, so old material and homework given from the previous session was reviewed and discussed to make sure the student is retaining the information learned. Lastly, exponents were reviewed and some homework was assigned for this topic to be gone over next session.
This was our final session before the student takes the SAT this weekend. We were able to review all sessions. We reviewed math problems that she had done and we looked specifically at how to solve challenging geometry problems -- remember that straight lines and triangles' angle measures add up to 180 degrees, and that opposite angles bounded by two intersecting straight lines are equal, and go from there. On writing, we reviewed rule signifiers such as singular vs. plural. On critical reading, we spoke again about determining which questions to answer in which order. The place where she showed the most improvement was her essay; it was excellent.
Helped review and study for unit/chapter test-war of 1812. Reviewed graded pre-test. Prepped for upcoming test. Worked on developing an outline for a 5 paragraph essay.
How can a Varsity Tutors tutor help you with summer tutoring?
Summer Tutoring Services in New York City, NY
Varsity Tutors offers custom services to fit your summer schedule. Our premier tutors offer test prep, academic tutoring, and many other subjects. We individualize our approach to match each student’s schedule and academic growth. Summer time is one of the most important periods that affects a student’s academic performance in the coming school year. Our hand-picked tutors work with your student to counter summer learning loss, catch up, review, or get ahead.
Summer break is the perfect opportunity not only to relax from the typical academic environment, but also to focus on improving your understanding of certain courses in preparation for your fall classes. Varsity Tutors offers private summer tutoring lessons in the New York City, NY metro area in a variety of subjects.
No matter your grade level or expertise in a given subject, Varsity Tutors New York’s expert summer tutors can help you improve through their personal, structured guidance and energetic encouragement. Summer tutoring in New York may seem like a difficult commitment to make when most other NYC students are simply relaxing, but if you want to get ahead and even have some fun learning about the subject of your choice in the process, work with a Varsity Tutors’ summer tutor! Whenever it is convenient for you, our private summer tutors can come directly to your home or a location of your choice, so there’s no need to set foot in a school building before fall semester convenes. Your Varsity Tutors’ summer tutor will analyze your specific strengths and weaknesses in the subject at hand and construct lesson plans specifically customized to help you improve. Each Varsity Tutors New York summer tutoring expert is highly credentialed, knowledgeable about his or her subject material, and has the teaching skills necessary to help students learn in a fun and dynamic way.
Want to have some fun learning this summer in a way that will help you academically? Contact Varsity Tutors today to ask about summer tutoring in New York City!
Ensure success for the coming school year and give your student the best advantage with our summer tutoring programs:
- Intensive 4 and 6 Week Summer Test Prep Programs
- Customized Summer Test Prep Plans
- Enrichment Programs
- Foundational Learning Programs
- Course-Related Academic Tutoring
Intensive 4 and 6 Week Summer Test Prep Programs in New York City, NY
Varsity Tutors provides intensive 4 and 6 week test prep programs for high-achieving students aiming to notch a top score on admissions tests. Maximize your chances at achieving an exceptional score by intensively focusing on the 3 keys to test prep success:
- Thorough content knowledge
- Test-specific strategies that have become second nature through repetition
- Test-related confidence instilled through intensive preparation
Our programs meet 3 times per week for 2 hours per day for either 4 or 6 weeks. Students unable to attend all 6 weeks may take the abridged 4 week course. Summer is the perfect time for you to adequately prepare for important admission tests. We can help you achieve an exceptional score and significantly improve your chances of admission to your top school. Our tutors thoroughly assess each student’s particular needs, develop an individually tailored study plan, and provide the attention and expertise that maximizes your possible score.
Your hand-picked, highly credentialed Varsity Tutor is dedicated to ensuring that you stay on schedule and make continual progress. They will provide assignments between sessions and expect you to prepare for sessions so that the 4 to 6 week program results in meaningful, documentable improvements that lead to top scores. Students seeking a more flexible program that meets less frequently can consider a customized program that may be a better fit with their summer schedule (see below)
Intensive 4 and 6 Week Summer Test Prep programs are available for the SAT, ACT, ISEE, SSAT, MCAT, LSAT and GRE. Call us today to learn about how this dedicated course of study can result in exceptional score increases.
Customized Summer Test Prep Plans in New York City, NY
Varsity Tutors provides fully customized summer test prep programs tailored to students’ needs and varying schedules. Our talented private tutors meet individually with you in your home, or another location of your choice, and sessions can be scheduled around travel. We recognize that many of our students travel a substantial amount during the summer and we can provide a customized schedule and learning plan that accommodates that upcoming trip to Italy in June and the Colorado backpacking adventure in July. Our Directors provide free consultations in which you’ll learn how our hand-picked, highly credentialed tutors can help you achieve your test goals around your busy schedule. Call us today and our Directors will discuss your goals, schedule, and specific needs and create a customized plan that meets achieves your goals on a flexible schedule. Customized Summer Test Prep plans are available for the SAT, ACT, ISEE, SSAT, MCAT, LSAT, GRE, GMAT, SHSAT, HSPT and ECAA.
Summer is the perfect time to spark your child’s creativity and get ahead with enrichment-focused tutoring. One-on-one, individualized tutoring sessions provide the perfect format to learn about a brand-new subject or build on existing skills and work ahead to prepare for the new school year. From math and science to literature and Latin, Varsity Tutors will select a skilled tutor in a subject area of your choice to deliver customized instruction that is both challenging and fun!
Call us today to discuss how Varsity Tutors can help your child get ahead with Enrichment Tutoring this summer!
Strengthen your child’s academic foundation this summer with targeted, one-on-one tutoring that is as effective as it is fun! Our caring and skilled tutors identify the underlying difficulties that your child is experiencing and individualize their instruction to his or her learning style. Our tutors specialize in one or several subjects, including Mathematics, Reading, Writing, Sciences, History, and Foreign Languages. We also instruct students on improving their Study Skills and Organizational Habits, which are key to academic success.
Our highly credentialed tutors are available for academic coursework that may happen during the summer. Many of our students choose to take calculus, organic chemistry, writing and other academic courses over the summer and Varsity Tutors has the same high caliber of private academic tutors available during the summer as our students are accustomed to during the school year.
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Summer tutors in New York City, NY