Award-Winning Reading Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Stefan "...Throughout my undergraduate studies, I tutored students in my various courses and found I was good at doing so. Upon realizing this, I looked for further opportunities to tutor other students, at which point I came across Varsity Tutors. My strongest subjects include English, ACT, DAT, Algebra,and Biology..."
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..."
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
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..."
Andrew "... During this time, I worked at an after-school math center tutoring in elementary through high school math. In college, I majored in biology, and I had the opportunity to serve as a teaching assistant for an upper level anatomy course, as well as tutor students in an undergraduate neuroscience course. After graduation, I worked full-time in medical research and part-time in bioinformatics education where I developed educational materials for college bioinformatics courses throughout the US in addition to helping teach bioinformatics methodology to visiting faculty at Wash U..."
Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Biology
Washington University in St. Louis - MPH, Public Health
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..."
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..."
Heather "...I am currently working on my PhD in Victorian Literature at Saint Louis University. I have taught college composition and literature, and I focus my teaching on discussion and fostering the interests of my students. My tutoring experience is student-oriented and focused. I love tutoring for English and Writing, editing papers and writing assignments, and discussing literature..."