Award-Winning SAT Reading Tutors in Ypsilanti charter Township, MI
Vivien ...whether as a teacher, scholar, or both. During college, I have had numerous valuable experiences in tutoring, educational, and leadership positions, including working as the manager of my college’s theater box office, serving as the editor of the Arts and Entertainment section of the college’s weekly newspaper, and working as an in-class tutor for middle school children. While I have skills and interest in tutoring a range of subjects, including German, Spanish, reading, writing, and...
Occidental College - BA, English and Comparative Literary Studies
William ...I'm from Cincinnati, OH and love spending weekends there with my family. I'm planning on attending doctoral school for a PhD in Neuropsychology after a few years of working and traveling. I fell in love with Italy while studying abroad in Rome and will take any chance I can get to go back! When I'm not working, I enjoy visiting art museums and seeing musicals and plays. I was a peer tutor at Loyola for...
Loyola University-Chicago - BS, Psychology
Francis ...included teaching kids at my church, tutoring middle and high school students during study hall, working with youth in after school programs, helping adults who wish to improve their English, and helping friends who home school their kids. My most preferred subjects are Biology and Economics because I like knowing how things work and how people think on a larger scale. While it is important to know facts or the application of facts, I feel...
University of Michigan - BS, Biology
Eastern Michigan University - MS, Biology
Hazel ...encouraging them to speak up and ask questions so that I can always help them with the areas that they most need help in. I am very creative and differentiated in my approach to teaching. I know that each student is different, with unique interests and I tailor my sessions to be effective for each particular student. Students are often surprised at how much they have learned and how quickly the lesson has gone by....
Ohio State University - BA, Political Science; Women's Studies
Anthony ...the LSAT. Finally, I have experience teaching philosophy to high school students through the North Carolina Governor’s School, East Campus and the Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP), both of which were residential summer programs. I am committed to helping students acquire skills necessary for life-long learning. I prize education as an occasion for student development, discussion, and the refinement of communicative and analytical skills. I enjoy my role as a tutor and I anticipate increasing...
Albion College - BA, Philosophy
Duke University - PhD, Philosophy
Ally ...success myself. I feel that education, and tutoring in particular, provides the opportunity to be part of a positive feedback cycle, instilling not only greater knowledge and mastery of a particular subject, but also enhanced confidence and enthusiasm, both for the subject matter and overall, which in turn leads to better academic performance and perpetuates increased confidence levels. I enjoy building a rapport with students that allows us to work collectively to find ways to...
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - BS, Biology, Latin American Studies, Spanish
University of California-Berkeley - MPH, Public Health-Health and Social Behavior
Douglas Hello all! As a current Supply Technical Assistant with Ford Motor Company, I am looking for opportunities to share problem solving experience with passionate students looking to overcome hurdles in math and science. In addition, as a recent graduate, I would like to help students picking and applying to colleges improve their SAT scores and maximize their chance for future success. I look forward to working with you!... Working backward toward what you fully understand is the first step in pushing understanding further.
Carnegie Mellon University - Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering
Michelle ...personal academic goals. My approach to test prep starts with a thorough review of the material to refresh any topics that might be weak. Then we complete a variety of practice problems to familiarize the student with the format of the exam and the common tricky situations. I earned a PhD in biomedical engineering from The University of Michigan in 2013. I have since started a nonprofit organization which focuses on developing low-cost sustainable agriculture...
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Bachelors, Biomedical Engineering
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Paul ...an individual and watch the incremental progress, as he/she masters the material we’re working on. Initially, I was hired by Kaplan Institute to teach ACT & SAT prep courses. I originally viewed tutoring as a part-time job to help finance graduate school, but I soon branched out into tutoring on my own and have enjoyed it so much that I have continued long into my college teaching career, which also spans more than fifteen years.
Wayne State University - Bachelors, Journalism
Wayne State University - Masters, English
George ...tutor in college through Washington and Lee University, and students would tell me that they specifically preferred my tutoring methods over those of other tutors that the university employed on other nights. Students that I tutored would even track me down in the library on my off nights for help if they had an upcoming exam. I'm available to tutor during the day, the evening, or at night all months of the year.... All thing come with time (and attention)!
Washington and Lee University - Bachelors, Mathematics