Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Phonics tutors
"I am a graduate from the University of California Berkeley. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Since graduation, I have traveled extensively and volunteered in Africa for almost a year!I have worked with children in school settings and at home as well..."
- Univeristy of California Berkeley - BA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, Elementary Math, Writing and 13 other subjects.
"...I have tutored elementary, middle, and high school students in the past, and my most successful students are always the ones who feel they are improving and are proud of their accomplishments. I want each of my students to feel proud of the work they have done, and to realize his or her full potential. There is no better feeling (in my opinion) than achieving something you once thought was impossible or improbable, and I feel a vicarious sense of satisfaction when my students have such experiences..."
- Princeton University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Elementary Math, Literature, SAT Verbal and 20 other subjects.
"... I am also certified to teach Mild to Moderate Disability students Grades K – 12. I currently work for the Pattonville School District teaching English Language Learners. I have experience working with students from K-12 and with students of different cultural backgrounds..."
- Webster University - BA, Elementary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Study Skills and Organization, Elementary Math, ESL/ELL and 2 other subjects.
"...A straight A high school student, I was always asked to help my brother with his studies, which didn't come as easily to him. When I was a peer tutor at Harvard University, I discovered how enjoyable and rewarding it was to help other people understand our school's Freshman computer requirement and how I could use my knowledge, skills, and tricks to help them break down and overcome a daunting goal. I was an officer in the U.S..."
- Harvard University - BA (honors), East Asian Studies
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing and 14 other subjects.
"... I enjoy incorporating aspects of Art in my teaching/tutoring as well as many hands-on experiences. I try to create lessons/activities that would work for a variety of leaners (visual, tactile/kinesthetic, auditory, etc). I feel that in order to truly understand something and know the why, you must learn in the way you learn best..."
- Antelope Valley College - A.A., Letters, Arts and Sciences
- University of Arizona - B.A., Special Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Reading and 2 other subjects.
"...I have two favorite subjects to teach: reading and math. I like teaching reading because reading opens the door to everything else. I like teaching math because I like learning how each child comes up with the answer..."
- Texas Tech University - BS, Human Development and Familly Studies
- Texas Tech University - MS, Elementary Ed
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Essay Editing, Literature, Writing and 8 other subjects.
"...I discovered my natural ability to build relationships with my students and help them approach language in new ways. Returning to the States, I lived in Massachusetts and San Francisco before moving to Los Angeles. In these cities, I worked with both language learners and advanced writers. I taught at a one-on-one private high school for students with alternative learning styles, and helped these students transform their approach to education..."
- Reed College - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, College Essays, SAT Writing, SAT Critical Reading and 13 other subjects.
"I currently attend the University of California Irvine. I am pursuing a degree in Biology and will graduate in 2014. Ever since middle school, I have been infatuated with the sciences..."
- University of California Irvine - BS, Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Biology, Anatomy, Organic Chemistry and 28 other subjects.
"...I realize learning new information takes hard work and is often very challenging, but my experience as a Biomedical Science Masters student at The Commonwealth Medical College and a biology major at Wake Forest University has taught me that the best way to learn is to place yourself in a fun environment. As a tutor, I share this outlook on learning with my students by creating an engaging and gratifying environment conducive to the learning style of the individual with whom I am working. I am driven by my passion for science, English, writing, literature and Spanish..."
- Wake Forest University - BS, Biology
- The Commonwealth Medical College - Master of Biomedical Science, Biomedical Science
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, AP English Literature and Composition, Study Skills and Organization, Literature and 25 other subjects.
"I'm a graduate of St. John's College and Georgetown Law. Teaching is in my blood-my mother is a teacher, and she instilled in me the love of helping someone reach his or her potential with compassion and enthusiasm. I have been tutoring since middle school and I don't ever plan on stopping! My favorite subject to tutor is the LSAT, but I also LOVE English, US History, and World History..."
- St. John's College - BA, Liberal Arts
- Georgetown University Law Center - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Writing, Pre-Algebra, AP English Language and Composition and 21 other subjects.
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