Award-Winning SAT Writing Tutors in New York, NY
Sacha "I graduated from Fordham University with a degree in English. I've been working in education since then and have developed a passion for helping students improve on standardized tests. I have over three years of experience tutoring students from grade 4-11 for a wide range of subjects..."
Stephanie "I graduated from Oberlin College in 2008 with a double degree in math and politics, and then I moved to China. I spent more than four years in China working as a teacher for Chinese and international students. I've taught all different ages and types of students, in subjects ranging from ESL to math to SAT..."
Andrew "...I tutor a variety of subjects. It’s hard for me to choose a single favorite topic to tutor, but I love when students are passionate about learning and deeply curious in the world around them. I think of myself as competent and fun, working with students so that they can understand the implications of what they are learning in the real world..."
Sarah "... I am most passionate about standardized testing preparation. I know how grueling the preparation for and day of the test can be, and I enjoy teaching students the methods that I have used to conquer these tests, and I encourage students to find their own techniques as well. I like to stress the big picture in test prep, and the importance of knowing how to take a test, including pacing, skipping problems, recovering from a mistake; things beyond just memorizing formulas..."
Jesse "...Education has given me the opportunity to find what I am passionate about, and I hope to help others gain that same opportunity through tutoring. I tutor in English, French, and standardized tests, and especially enjoy helping students think about subjects creatively and from new angles. My largest interest, outside of education, is music..."
Kira "...I am passionate about education and supporting students of all backgrounds and ages. My favorite subjects to tutor are Literature, English, and History - I love watching words come alive for my students. I try to come to each tutoring session with a plan that leaves room for each individual student's skills, personality, and needs..."
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..."
Diptesh "I am a pre-medical undergraduate at New York University studying Global Public Health with a concentration in Chemistry. I have been passionate about education since high school and have been teaching, tutoring, and mentoring students from grades 6-12 and college in a variety of subjects since! I specialize in mathematics and science tutoring as well as standardized exam preparation. In the past, I have helped students achieve significant improvements and success on the SAT, SHSAT, Regents and other exams! I truly believe education is a mutual learning and teaching opportunity and enjoy helping my students achieve a thorough understanding (those “Aha!” moments) and appreciation of whatever they choose to study! In the future, I seek to pursue clinical and pedagogical medicine and enjoy biking, skateboarding, dancing, and philosophizing in my spare time.."
Jonathan "I am a writer, musician, ex-college basketball player and occasional actor from Honolulu, HI. My first book, The Consummation of Dirk, won Starcherone-Dzanc's 8th Prize for Innovative Fiction and was recently named a finalist for Foreword Reviews' Indiefab Book of the Year Awards. I also write nonfiction, and have recently completed a collection of essays on subjects ranging from LeBron James to Karl Ove Knausgaard and David Foster Wallace..."
Sam "... Teaching is a passion of mine. I have been teaching swim lessons for 5 years, and academic tutoring for the past 3. I have taught people of all ages, from 3rd grade through post-college..."