Award-Winning Reading Tutors in Atlanta, GA
Ann "...I graduated with a BA in English from Boston University Summa Cum Laude, where I also earned a place in the top 5% of my major. Writing is my passion, and I am eager to help every student improve his or her essay writing abilities. No matter what subject a student is interested in, the ability to write with clarity and logic is absolutely central to success. Each student also learns differently, and with the right teacher a student can learn in a manner that addresses individual needs..."
Andrea "I'm a graduate student at the Columbia University/Jewish Theological Seminary Social Work dual masters program. I have taught in a private school setting and worked extensively with study groups and tutoring throughout my college career. After wrestling through testing myself, I am now helping others with the GRE and SATs, AP and IB exam prep, college admissions, essay writing, K-12 math, English, Spanish, and elementary Hebrew. I have worked with younger students, undergraduate students, and adults in three countries and with a plethora of organizations..."
Franklin and Marshall College - BA, Studio Art/Religious Studies
Columbia University in the City of New York - MSW/MA, Social Work
Alexander "What does it mean to be a school teacher or tutor? It means having the honor of being in a position emphasizing a strong belief that a child’s educational development is essential for their future success, and requiring the passion and dedication to fill this need. I have experience with ISP, as well as working with students who have various forms of learning disabilities.."
Shonvettia "I'm a highly qualified high school teacher with nine years of teaching experience and certifications in the areas of business, technology and marketing. I have extensive experience in tutoring financial accounting, business, computer literacy, elementary and middle school subjects. I am well versed in providing differentiated instruction to learners meeting them at their skill set. I am a college graduate of Georgia Southern University where I earned a B.S..."
Georgia Southern University - BS, Business Education
Walden University - MS, Integrating Technology into the Classroom k-12
Rubria "...I studied Romance Languages with an emphasis in Spanish, Italian and French. I participated in Georgia State University's study abroad program in Perugia, Italy, where I studied in depth the culture and history as well as the language. I have worked primarily with high school and college students in both on-level and advanced language courses, and I have also had the opportunity to work with individuals for whom English is a second language. I enjoy teaching Grammar and Mechanics along with Composition and Writing, and I strongly believe in reading and listening to music to reinforce excellent use of any language..."
Hannah "Hello! I am a graduate of Pepperdine University, located in southern California I have a Bachelors Degree in Liberal Arts and a teaching credential for elementary level education. I have student taught in grades 3, 4, 5, and kindergarten, and I love getting to work with elementary school students in both Reading and Math. Throughout high school and college I tutored a number of students in preparation for the SAT, high school English, college English, and I enjoy helping students prepare for high school and college. I have lots of experience and formal training in teaching students whose first language is not English..."
Anna "...My dissertation focuses on 20th Century U.S. Fiction, but I also have a strong interest in African-American literature, film studies, popular culture, and gender theory. At UVa, I have taught literature courses as well as first-year writing seminars, which have focused on topics including the American Dream, Gender and Sexuality, and Borders and Frontiers. My favorite things about teaching writing are working individually with students to help them brainstorm ideas and articulate their point of view in their clearest, strongest voice, and seeing their work become stronger across each draft they revise..."
Caroline "Caroline is a graduate of Emory University in Atlanta, GA with a B.S. in Biology. With a background in genetics research, she has scored in the 99th percentile for the Biological Science section of the MCAT and in the 95th percentile for the MCAT overall. Caroline has a successful background tutoring in many subjects both privately and for professional test preparation services. She is currently tutoring in the Atlanta area for the sciences, reading, literature, and MCAT preparation..."
Melissa "... It is my intent to tailor lessons that foster a deep sense of excitement and active participation that encourages intellectual and social growth in each student. While language arts has always interested me, I have a breadth and depth of knowledge in all academic areas and each lesson will be tailored to the student’s individual needs. I plan my lesson by using information gathered from a variety of sources, including current classroom performance indicators, learning style inventory, and assessment results. I have had the opportunity to apply these techniques during my eight years of experience in the public education system and three years of experience in private tutoring..."
Ralston "...As a student, I have always pushed myself to do my best and encouraged my peers to do likewise. I have always ended up assisting my peers in whatever endeavor I have taken on, from schoolwork to singing to managing businesses and organizations. My formal experience as a tutor ranges from working on mathematics skills and Latin in middle and high school to working as a Supplemental Instructor at Emory University to assisting countless students prepare for standardized exams. While I love to learn new things, I also like to expand on the things I already know. I possess a wealth of knowledge in various areas, but one of the things that I find fun about learning is seeing how subjects connect to the real world..."