Award-Winning SAT Writing Tutors in New York, NY
Sam "I am a recent graduate of Fordham University School of Law but my background is in classical music. I live in Brooklyn and I tutor a variety of subjects. I really enjoy helping people understand complex topics and I'm easy to talk to.."
Jay "I have a Bachelor of Arts in History from Holy Cross and an M.B.A. with a concentration in finance from Wake Forest. My primary areas of focus are SAT, Latin, Study Skills and Organization, Critical Reading, Essay Writing, Grammar and Literature..."
Li "My philosophy in teaching is based on the fundamental principle that it’s okay to not know, I spent 2 years in college tutoring pre-meds in Organic chemistry, and student athletes in Physics, Biology, and Chinese. Upon graduation, I spent 1 year tutoring elementary students in math. I felt a sense of accomplishment when my student improve over the course of tutoring, and I felt extremely appreciated when I receive positive feedbacks from the students..."
Pamela "I received my Bachelor of Arts (with honors) at Brown University in Geology-Biology. As a student at Brown, I tutored math at a local middle school and violin to students ages 5 - 25. After graduation, I became an intern with the Charles River Watershed Association, where I taught environmental science at various outreach events..."
Rebecca "I am a graduate of Purchase College with a double major in creative Writing and Journalism. I have been a private tutor for the past three years, tutoring math, English, and writing. I like to encourage my students to learn the broader reasons why an answer is right or wrong, so that they can learn a strategy to help them in the future with homework and tests instead of memorizing a specific set of rules. I try to make learning fun and enjoyable for everyone. Aside from tutoring I work as a writer on a freelance basis.."
Ross "...My hobbies include traveling and exploring new places and cultures as well as biking and spending time with friends and family. I recently returned from a semester abroad in Rome, Italy. I have been tutoring middle and high school students for the past 6 years and enjoying working one-on-one with students to help them succeed. My approach is a combination of content and problem-solving with a focus on critical thinking..."
Tobias "... Since then, I've worked primarily as an entertainer, but I have remained a tutor, as well, bringing the empathy and humor that make me a successful singer, actor, and comedian to GMAT and SAT classrooms and private tutoring. I've been fortunate enough to be able to do some interesting things in my life, and I have meet so many amazing, diverse people along the way. Everything I've learned along the way informs my tutoring..."
Suleman "...When I work with a student for the first time, I like to begin with the very basics of the subject to ensure the individual has a proper grasp of the fundamentals. Students can often be hesitant to admit they are unsure of concepts that were taught in previous years because they feel they are expected to know them. However, without a proper understanding of the simple facets of a subject, the more complicated features can never be truly internalized..."
Peter "... I have previously tutored for a variety of subjects including, math and science courses. I also have experience as an SAT tutor. I believe patience, empathy, sincerity, and detailed knowledge are all keys to make tutoring successful for a student..."
Christopher "...Reading and writing are my specialty; words are something I have always found to have great power, and assisting others in expressing their thoughts in nuanced, articulate ways has become a great passion of mine. I try to find a balance between structure and creative thinking when it comes to my tutoring style, and I firmly believe that everyone is capable of achieving great things given the right environment and skill set. Often, people discover my educational history and assume that I am an academic robot: all work and no fun..."