Award-Winning SAT Writing Tutors in New York, NY
Aaron "...You can expect plenty of humor in my tutoring sessions. I use it as an ice-breaker to build rapport with my students. I pride myself on being able to determine where problems lie and how best to tackle them..."
Emilia 'Mia' "... I have published everything from short stories to journalistic articles, in my college paper or at The New York Times. Most students come to me for my encouraging spirit and fun attitude because I always want to make learning a positive experience. Writing an essay or dissecting a book really boils down to the art of storytelling -- and I think, no matter your age, we all can appreciate to the transformative power of stories..."
Grace "I have great experience and very strong English writing skills. I am a good fit for all students but particularly for students who are struggling with motivation when it comes to writing.."
Michele "...I am an experienced tutor with over a decade of teaching, training, and tutoring. I tutor writing, listening comprehension, speaking skills, and grammar, as well as other subjects. Lessons from me will help you improve your communication skills, depth and breadth of English language, and gain confidence in using the English language..."
Bailey "... I spent an additional term abroad in Madrid, Spain, and I have traveled extensively throughout Latin America and Europe. While in law school, I completed two semester-long reading and writing projects with local public school students. While I tutor a broad range of subjects, I am most passionate about the Spanish language, history, and writing..."
Ali "...When I am not tutoring, I am a comedian and playwright, and have performed around the country! I have worked independently the past few years as a tutor and a "study buddy," aiding with study and memorization techniques and helping students feel organized and prepared. I tutor English, Spanish, SAT and ACT test prep, and all writing skills. My passion is helping students conceptualize, structure, and write essays, with emphasis on college essays..."
Tiffany "...I am very familiar with the school systems and have developed my own teaching approach that leaves the students that I work with feeling a sense of accomplishment and ownership of the material. I have found that this is the key to lasting and continuing progress. When I’m facing a challenge, I just think to myself, “If others before me have done this, I can definitely do it!” The same goes for you..."
Christian "...from the University of Pennsylvania - from where I graduated with honors. In 2010, I published my first novel, and I am currently at work on two new books, one about Authentic teaching, and the other, my second work of fiction. Writing is my first love, and I teach writing skills with the same passion that I write..."
Mike "...In addition to teaching full-time, I co-facilitated the after school program PC SKILLZ, which teaches kids about HIV/AIDS using soccer-based drills and activities. Before Peace Corps, I tutored at Colby’s Writers’ Center, where I worked with students across a wide range of disciplines. I also co-led two summers of Overland’s College Essay Program, helping 140 rising seniors to craft strong personal essays. I love working with students, especially on matters of language use and writing..."
Colby College - Bachelors, English w/ concentration in Creative Writing
Adriana "...I particularly love tutoring Writing and Composition, Literature, History, and French - especially when an interdisciplinary approach helps the student approach information in new ways - since these fields are where my academic expertise and my interests align. I truly want to share my love of language, history, and literature with my students. I'm also passionate about every student's right to an effective education, so my goal as a tutor is to consider each student's individual style of learning and to teach them practical skills they can carry back to the classroom, the exam, and beyond..."