Award-Winning Phonics Tutors in West University Place, TX
Sherry ...I call it my sanctuary. My yard and gardening reminds me of life and how all things have the potential to grow, bloom and be restored; given another chance. That's how I feel about the student that I have been graced to teach and share knowledge with. They are the seeds of my harvest and each type of child/flower requires a variety of strategies and fertilizers in order for them to grow and flourish. I...
Concordia University-Austin - Master of Education, Reading Specialist
St. Edward's University-Austin - BA, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
Nina ...a student. I tutor students of all ages and enjoy exploring a wide range of subjects, but I'm especially excited to tutor Spanish and English grammar, writing, and literature. I'm also available for SAT preparation, essay editing and ESL. I make sure to foster a comfortable and secure environment that specifically suits each student. My favorite part of tutoring is the inevitable discovery of what, exactly, is presenting an obstacle to my student and then...
Tulane University - BA, Spanish
Reyna ...I have truly enjoyed working and volunteering with students from all ages. I am highly passionate about serving my community, empowering others, and motivating students to improve themselves academically. My desire is to be more than just a tutor but also a mentor to encourage each student to reach their full potential. With a diligent work ethic and a compassionate spirit, I believe I will be a great tutor for your child!... "Tell me and I forget. Show me and I remember. Involve me and I understand." It is important that a student is active in the teaching process. Yes, it is my responsibility to teach the material to my students and make sure they understand concepts. However, I believe that a student does not fully comprehend a subject until they are able to teach it themselves and apply it to their daily life.
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - Bachelors, Industrial engineering/Premedicine
Drexel College of Medicine - Masters, Health Sciences
Rebecca ...better study skills, test taking strategies, and wow others with your writing, then I'm sure I can help you achieve your fullest potential. I am also good at teaching Spanish in a way that it's dynamic, practical, and applicable to real world situations. In addition, I'm trained in using drama and art techniques to teach, and can cater to more visual or kinesthetic learners. I enjoy teaching. I think it is one of the most...
Northwestern University - BS, Theater and Film
Stephanie I started tutoring professionally in 2002 while I was in college. In 2004, I tutored English, French, Latin, and constitutional government for Baylor University's Student-Athlete Services and stayed there the first two years of law school. I love working with foreign languages. I speak English natively, French fluently, and Spanish and Arabic proficiently. I also can read and write Arabic.
Baylor University - BA, Language and Lingustics
Baylor Law - JD, n/a
Austin ...that require advanced research analysis skills. My desire is to help students achieve the successes in school that they desire. In addition to my law degree, I am a graduate of the University of North Texas, where I received my BA in History and BA in Political Science, with a minor in Spanish. If you are looking for someone to break materials down for students in a modern context, than I’m your tutor.
University of North Texas - BA, History & Political Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Law - JD, Law
Connie I am a recent Rice University graduate with both a natural science and social science background. I have extensive experience working on test prep (ISEE, SAT, ACT, SSAT, AP, WISC) with students of all ages and in addition to experience tutoring in all academic subjects, I also have assisted high school juniors and seniors with college application processes and essay editing. I am also fluent in Mandarin Chinese.
Rice University - BA, Cognitive Sciences
Natalie ...a tutor. Because I love learning, I look for ways to transmit my passions to others by teaching them. Another reason I enjoy tutoring lies in my own experience as a student. I had to work very hard for the grades it took to get to college, so I understand the problems of the struggling student, and I try my best to relate the methods I personally used to overcome those obstacles. I've tutored high...
Rice University - BA, double-major, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, English
Stephen ...Law, and am well-versed in essay writing, editing, and construction. I have experience speaking publicly and crafting concise speeches. I will approach each tutoring session professionally and promptly, building on desired knowledge areas and honing areas that need work with unique strategies and endless passion for learning and bettering ourselves. As I teach, I hope to impart not just subject matter but a desire for further learning, and to invigorate students through shared interests and...
Texas State University-San Marcos - Bachelors, English
South Texas College of Law - PHD, Juris Doctorate
Robert ...have visited Myanmar, Europe, and Peru in the last couple years. I believe that constantly learning is important to living a fulfilled life and I tutor because I enjoy seeing that spark of understanding in my students. I enjoy tutoring because I learn just as much as my pupils. As far as subjects are concerned, I focus on Math and Science but Reading is a particular strength of mine. In my spare time you can...
University of Nevada, Reno - BS, Mining Engineering