Award-Winning Phonics Tutors in New York, NY
Lisa "I have been tutoring students for 12 years, and I've taught students from kindergarten through medical school. I absolutely love math and science, and I try to share my enthusiasm for learning with all of my students. Teaching is not one-size-fits-all..."
Viktoria "... My international education in Germany, Britain, and the United States has prepared me for the exciting challenges and rewards of sharing my bilingual English/German expertise through teaching and tutoring. I spent two years teaching German in grades 1 – 5 at the Munich International School. I'm familiar with the philosophies and demands of the IB program, from the students’ as well as the teachers’ perspective. In addition, I’ve taught English as a Second Language at an academic summer camp for teenagers in Germany..."
Courtney "I went to Prep School at Phillips Academy Andover, and then studied Anthropology at the University of Southern California and Wesleyan University in Connecticut. I've been tutoring since high school, ages 14-18 in French and Latin, as well as ages 4-14 in Writing, Reading and Math. Currently, I'm working with students ages 4, 5, 9 and 13 in Reading, Writing and Math, though I really enjoy tutoring the languages as well. I'm working with some of these students specifically on test prep, to prepare for the ELA and Math State Tests this spring..."
Elizabeth "I am a school librarian with more than 25 years of teaching and tutoring experience! I have taught all ages, pre-school thru college, in Math, Music, English, History, and Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Italian and German). I have experience in both public and private schools and in a variety of curricula: Everyday and Singapore Math, Reading and Writing Workshop among others. I love helping with test prep; SAT, ISEE, SSAT..."
Will "I am a graduate of Yale University, where I received my degree Summa Cum Laude in History. Since graduation, I've traveled and worked for the Department of Justice on issues of international security. I've tutored students in a range of subjects--most academic subjects as well as the ISEE, SAT, and SAT Subject Tests..."
Lauren "I am an enthusiastic kindergarten teacher who is passionate about helping my students find success! I enjoy helping children excel in reading and love being able to connect the unique interests of my students to their learning. I love working with students of all abilities, and I am Special Education certified. I have been teaching for 5 years, and I am loving every minute of it..."
Leigh "...I am excited to be a Varsity Tutor, instilling a passion for learning in my students through experiential, hands-on education that promotes critical thinking skills. I firmly believe that the provision of equal educational opportunities can help foster social equality. I emphasize inquiry-based learning because I believe that students learn best when they are invested in the material and can fully explore its relation to the real world..."
Ethan "I graduated from Vassar College with a B.A. in Philosophy, a field in which I'm now doing graduate work. I'm available as a tutor for English and History/Social Studies up through the high school level including coursework, Regents exams, and AP tests..."
Vanessa "I have taught 1st grade for 4 years and believe it is the "reading grade." I know how important it is for a child to be reading on level when they leave 1st grade and how it will effect them throughout their academic life. This year I am teaching kindergarden. I am a very patient teacher..."
West Virginia University - B.S in Journalism, Journalism
Long Island University - Masters in Education, Education
State Certified Teacher
Justine "...My experience ranges from ESL classes with Somali refugee students in high school to Special Needs students in elementary school. I have also done some freelance tutoring intermittently for friends and family. All of these experiences have been contributed to my teaching style..."