Award-Winning Reading Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Jonah "I tutor because I like to help people learn, plain and simple. I struggled with focusing on schoolwork when I was younger, and so I know just how valuable one-on-one learning can be, and I want to be able to provide that. This will be my fifth year working as a tutor, and I've worked with middle and high schoolers, as well as unofficially helping fellow college students over the past year..."
Washington University in St Louis - Current Undergrad, Economics, Mathematics
Trish "... Although I am getting my certification to work with children grades K-6, I love working with students of all ages. I have worked for an educational camp called College for Kids for seven years as an assistant and as an instructor. I have also volunteered as a literacy advocate for Ready Readers and as a tutor for Girls Inc..."
University of Missouri- St. Louis - BS, Elementary Education
Karen "...I received my Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education. I currently hold MO teaching certifications in Elementary Education, Special Education Cross Categorical, Learning Disabled, Behavior Disordered, Mentally Handicapped and Secondary English. In my 25+ years of teaching I have had the opportunity to teach elementary, middle and high school students of varying backgrounds and abilities..."
Shawn "... As an experienced tutor I feel comfortable and ready to help you succeed in a wide range of subjects. I can assist elementary, middle, and high school students with all basic subjects. I can be a great resource to younger students who are still trying to establish organization and study routines. I also am available to high school students trying to get the most out of college..."
Patrick "... While at Truman, I helped tutor and mentor foreign exchange students as they acclimated to studying in America. I also worked at an orphanage during a semester study abroad experience in Ghana, West Africa where I provided both one-on-one and classroom instruction to students from 3-15 years of age. I am currently a teaching assistant for a law school professor where I provide incoming law students academic support including study skills, time management and basic legal analysis skills..."
Hayley "...I have many years of informal tutoring experience from working with my two younger sisters on everything from college application essays and SAT Prep to Algebra, and last summer I worked as an assistant Spanish teacher for children ages 3-10 at El Taller Latino in New York City. I have also with children with Asperger’s, autism and cerebral palsy as a camp counselor in my hometown of Atlanta. As far as tutoring is concerned, I most enjoy helping students with Writing, Spanish and Geometry..."
Marina "...I graduated from the University of Puget Sound in 2012 with degrees in International Political Economy and Spanish Literature. Most recently, I was a Spanish high school teacher in New Orleans for the past two years through Teach for America. During that time, I worked with students on everything from ACT test prep to learning how to read..."
Judy "...Then, I went back to UMSL for my EdS (Education Specialist) degree. So, I'm certified to teach elementary 1-8, Social Studies 5-8, and Gifted K-12. I loved taking the classes and I love helping others to master the classes..."
University of Missouri-St Louis - BS, Elementary Education
University of Missouri-St Louis - EdS, Education Administration
State Certified Teacher
Chelsea "I am a certified English and history teacher seeking students of all educational backgrounds who are looking for tutoring in either of the areas of my certification. I am qualified to tutor students 6th grade through college to strengthen their current skills in either English or history, research skills and test prep for either of these areas, or in composing essays either for coursework or for college applications. I received my Bachelors in English Education in 2011 from the University of Central Missouri, one of the top educational schools in the state..."
Mica "...Because of the wonderful experiences I’ve had abroad, I am most passionate about teaching both English and Spanish. I also tutor TOEFL prep and math, which was my favorite subject in school. My teaching/tutoring style is student-centered, with a focus on individual goals and needs..."