Award-Winning PSAT Tutors in Washington, DC
Dominique "...For high school, I attended Phillips Exeter Academy. where I pursued my passions in acting, working with children, debate, writing and international affairs. I have continued these passions in college by volunteering with children in Indonesia, participating in my school's debate team, and doing 5 professional internships..."
Samuel "I believe that to be a student not only means to succeed in school but to become a lover of knowledge. This philosophy has guided me since I started tutoring freshman year in college. My strengths lie in reading, writing, and all things humanities..."
Gabriella "I am a recent graduate of the George Washington University with a Master of Arts degree in International Relations and a Master of Business Administration in International Business. Prior to earning my Master degrees, I attended the State University of New York at Albany where I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Anthropology and Economics. During graduate school, I primarily tutored and mentored international students in an effort to assist acclimation to life abroad and promote academic excellence..."
SUNY at Albany - Bachelors, Political Science, Anthropology
George Washington University - Masters, Security Policy Studies, International Business
Eleanor "I am available to tutor test prep for a variety of standardized tests including the LSAT, SAT, PSAT, and GRE. I have an undergraduate degree in Biology and a law degree focused on environmental law. I have tutored students for the Bar exam, including many who had previously failed, and developed many strategies to help my students gain a better understanding of the materials and the test itself..."
Kira "I am a one-time liberal arts graduate who decided to take my passion for writing and research to law school, like so many others. I currently work as an attorney for the Department of Justice, graduated from Ball State University 13 years ago and went straight to law school at Washington and Lee University right here in Virginia. One of my favorite parts of my current job is interacting with law student interns and paralegals and teaching them about the law..."
Hannah "...I tutor a wide range of subjects, since I strongly believe in the virtues of a well-rounded, versatile education. However, I prefer tutoring math and standardized test prep because I love helping students to be confident and successful in these areas. I love learning and I hold myself to the highest standards, and I hope to inspire students to push themselves and be the best that they can be..."
Hannah "...In undergrad as a Nutrition major at UNC Chapel Hill, I took took elective courses in Spanish and Biology, along with the Chemistry minor that I was required to complete. My Math background comes from attending a rigorous Science and Math boarding school, the North Carolina School of Science and Math(NCSSM) where I completed 5 courses of college-level mathematics. In graduate school at UNC Chapel Hill and in my professional work, I have found a niche as an editor for written and data-heavy projects, which is a role I thoroughly enjoy..."
University of North Carolina -Chapel Hill - BS, Nutrition
University of North Carolina -Chapel Hill - MPH/RD, Public Health Nutrition
Theresa "I graduated from Virginia Tech with a double major in Economics and International Studies and a minor in French. In the past I have taught several ESL classes, and for more than a year I have tutored one-on-one in Test Prep, English, and Economics. My favorite subject to tutor is Economics; I love how it explains people's behavior..."
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - BA, Economics, International Studies
Alyssa "... Some of my strengths are getting to know my students, identifying their strengths and weaknesses, and leveraging their interests in order to motivate them and build confidence. I hold very high expectations, but I always take the time to figure out what kinds of strategies and supports students need to be successful. I strongly believe in helping students develop a growth mindset, which they can take into any educational experience..."
Trinity College, Hartford CT - BA, International Studies, Spanish
Harvard Graduate School of Eduction - Ed. M, Urban Education, Social Studies
State Certified Teacher
Sarah "...I have been tutoring math consistently during the school year for the past two years; my work has encompassed both homework coaching and exam review. So much of grade school math is learning to see connections between concepts and build on earlier work. When I help students with math, I guide them towards making connections and ensure that they understand how concepts are interrelated - the Pythagorean theorem and the distance formula, for instance. I believe that the best way to make sure a student remembers a theorem or formula is to teach them how and why it works..."