Carefully selected, highly-credentialed SAT Verbal tutors in Houston, TX
"I am originally from North Carolina, but I am learning to love the change of pace that Houston allows. I enjoy tutoring a wide variety of subjects, but I particularly like reading and writing. I have had experience with private tutoring in several math subjects and have previously taught a chemistry class at a summer enrichment program in my hometown. My past experience has been primarily with middle school and high school aged students, but having younger siblings has equipped me with the skills to relate to students at any age."
- Rice University - BA, Cognitive Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Science, Reading, ACT Reading, PSAT, ACT English, Essay Editing, SAT, ACT Writing, SAT Math, ACT Math, ISEE, SAT Writing, College Essays, ACT, Writing, SAT Verbal, Algebra, Biology
"Growing up in Houston, I left home after freshman year of high school to attend the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, from where I graduated high school early with two years of college credits. While I tutor many subjects, math and science are easily my favorites. I have always enjoyed tutoring others because it allows me to contribute to one’s success. Since the beginning of middle school, I've worked with students from sixth grade to college. I enjoy teaching math, but I am also experienced in SAT/ACT preparation, chemistry, biology, physics, mandarin Chinese, grammar, and writing." ...
- Rice University - BS, Statistics
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, ACT Math, Algebra, ACT Reading, Mandarin Chinese, Biology, Middle School Math, ACT Science, ACT Writing, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, SAT Math, ACT English, ACT, Calculus, Physics, SAT, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Trigonometry
" I finished my degree in just three years at Rice and have a passion for academics. I tutor a wide variety of subjects, but I especially love to prepare students for standardized testing and college entrance exams. I've learned that success on standardized tests depends on the strategy with which the student approaches the test. I have taken many standardized tests on my way to becoming a National Advanced Placement Scholar and National Merit Scholar; I love to share my successful test-taking strategies with other students."
- Rice University - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, ACT Science, Middle School Math, ACT Writing, History, ACT, ACT English, Algebra, Writing, SAT Verbal, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT, Essay Editing, HSPT Prep, Reading, ACT Reading, PSAT, SSAT, ISEE, College Essays, SAT Writing, ACT Math, Spanish
"My background as an English teacher as well as my MA in Linguistics give me a strong foundation for relating to students with any type of language-based need. This includes areas such as accent reduction, essay and creative writing, reading comprehension, vocabulary learning, and test preparation. In addition, my current work towards my M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction gives me insight into the best methods to use to achieve student success. My clients have ranged from elementary students who need help with reading comprehension to college students preparing for the GRE. I have taught middle school, high school, and first year ...
- Bryan College - BA, Biblical Studies, Minors in Linguistics, History, Greek
- University of Texas, Arlington - MA, Linguistics
- Dordt College - MED, Education, Curriculum and Instruction
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Phonics, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Reading, History, SAT, PSAT, GRE, Writing, ISEE, SSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Math
" I love Math as it is something ordered and universal by which we can understand the world around us. I've been assisting others with Math and Latin from my sophomore year in high school, and have since been very active. I strive to be more than a simple talking textbook, and work patiently and personally with my students to come to a deeper understanding and appreciation of their subject matter. I always try to get to know each of my students on a personal and intellectual level.."
- University of Houston - BS in progress, Electrical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, SAT Verbal, Trigonometry, HSPT Prep, ACT English, SAT Writing, SAT Math, Calculus, PSAT, Geometry, ACT Science, Writing, SAT, Pre-Calculus, ACT Reading, ACT, ACT Writing, ISEE, Latin, Algebra, Elementary Math, Middle School Math
" Through countless hours spent rehearsing and practicing, participating in student-run theatre, contemplating life in political science seminars, learning to speak two new languages, and performing on-stage in front of audiences large and small, I learned how to be a well-rounded musician, teacher, and life-long student. The arts are my passion, but education comes in at a close second. I aspire to become a voice teacher, and I enjoy helping others in any way I can. I worked as a counselor for a summer program for high school students in North Carolina, and have been an advocate for educational programs and helping to fulfill students' ...
- Furman University - Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, Algebra, College Essays, German, SAT Math, HSPT Prep, Essay Editing, Pre-Calculus, ISEE, GRE, SAT, History, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Writing
" I can relate to the kids I tutor because I recently experienced the classes and standardized tests that they are taking. I use an informal style so that the student can feel comfortable asking questions. I try to connect personally to the students so that they have fun and look forward to tutoring. I tutor standardized tests and most high school classes."
- Rice University - BA, History
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, SAT, ACT Writing, Biology, ACT Science, Writing, Algebra, GRE, ACT, ACT English, ACT Math, Spanish, SAT Math, Geometry
"I currently work in finance in New York. In my free time, I enjoy mentoring and tutoring young people, helping them to reach their full potential. My strengths are reading, writing and languages (French and German), as well as time management skills. I also enjoy teaching math, finding ways to make it fun and easy to understand.I get rave review from my students, who appreciate that I am down to earth and attentive to their needs."
- Harvard - BA, Political Science
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Spanish, Algebra, SAT, French, SAT Writing, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, German, Statistics, Writing
"I’ve moved from Houston to Austin and back again. I attended the University of Texas at Austin where I pursued a degree in sound engineering and recording technology with an emphasis in Pre-Med and Pre-Law. I plan on attending an institution where I can achieve a medical doctorate simultaneously with a degree in jurisdictional prudence. Five years at the UT has taught me how to take in complicated information, process it and teach it to fellow students."
- University of Texas - Bachelor of Music, B.M. Sound Recording/Pre-Med
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, Calculus, ACT, Algebra, Physics, SAT Verbal, Chemistry, Trigonometry, ACT English, ACT Math, SAT Writing, SAT, Geometry, SAT Math, ACT Writing, Middle School Math, Biology, ACT Science
"I tutor many subjects, but I really love Adavanced Placement classes, especially history, governement, writing, and economics. I have worked with students of all ages, and really enjoy tutoring middle school/junior high students. I also do test prep for ACT and AP tests, and helping students getting ready to apply to and start college. After studying abroad in 2011 and taking 4 years of French, I love to work with students also studying the language."
- University of Houston - BA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, Geometry, STAAR, Elementary Math, ACT Writing, ACT English, ACT Math, SAT Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Algebra, SAT, SAT Verbal, ACT, Economics, Reading, Writing, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Middle School Math
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