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"My teaching and tutoring experience includes test preparation for the SAT, PSAT, ACT, SSAT, and other exams, covering all subjects. In addition, I have taught computer literacy, photography, and have done corporate training in various technical fields. My teaching style is a system of scaffolding. I ensure that the student has a solid knowledge base and we build from there with a specific goal in mind, whether it is to prepare for a standardized test or an academic one, or simply to get a better handle on a topic. One area in which I excel is crafting customized solutions for individual students. Each student is different and has his or her ...
- North Carolina State University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, PSAT, SAT Math, Essay Editing, Reading, Writing, SSAT, Algebra, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal
"I am a graduate of Seton Hall University where I received a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Studies with a second major in Theology. I am currently enrolled in an MA/Ph.D. program in Philosophy at The Catholic University of America. Since sophomore year of high school, I have tutored students in Latin and Italian and more recently also in helping students prepare for the SAT and GRE."
- Seton Hall University - BA, Classics
- The Catholic University of America - MA, PhD, Philosophy
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, College Essays, Latin, SAT Verbal
"I recently graduated from Alfred University, where I double majored in philosophy and conflict studies. In pursuing that course of study, I developed strong reading, writing, critical thinking, and reasoning skills. I also learned the value of individual attention both in and outside the classroom. I look forward to sharing this experience with my students.."
- Alfred University - BA, Philosophy, Violence and Conflict Studies
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, SAT, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, College Essays, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal
"I’m a DC-based journalist, and I just finished up my Masters of Science in Journalism at Northwestern University, with a concentration in magazine writing and editing. Prior to pursuing journalism, I worked as a grant writer and as a program and case manager for New York City-based non-profits. I graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelors in Science in International Politics, with a concentration in International Security Studies. I have extensive experience tutoring high school and college-level Spanish. I have also taught English, writing, and editing to middle school and high school students." ...
- Georgetown University - BS, International Politics
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, Spanish, College Essays, SAT Writing, Writing, SAT Verbal, Reading, History, Phonics
"I am a graduate of the University of Maryland, with a dual degree in Mathematics and Economics with a concentration in Statistics. I attended Drexel University in Philadelphia for 2 years prior to completing my degree at the University of Maryland. I am currently attending Law School to pursue a career in patent law. Tutoring has always been a huge part of my life."
- University of Maryland - BS, Mathematics, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, Calculus, ACT Reading, Elementary Math, Finance, SAT, Biology, Geometry, ACT, Chemistry, Algebra, PSAT, SAT Writing, ACT Writing, Pre-Calculus, Statistics, ACT Science, Trigonometry, SAT Verbal, Economics, ACT English, Biostatistics, Middle School Math, SAT Math and 18 other subjects. See full list ...
"As an undergrad studying journalism and philosophy at the University of Maryland I focused on my own writing (mostly for local news publications), and was even published several times in a few magazine, including National Geographic KIDS. However in more recent years, I have pursued and developed an even stronger passion for editing and publishing--thus earning myself a MS in Publishing from Pace University. Presently, I work in the publications department for a non-profit health organization where I proofread, edit, and conduct research daily. While studying for my masters degree, I spent a semester back at National Geographic ...
- University of Maryland - BA, Journalism; Philosophy
- Pace University - MS, Publishing
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, ACT Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, ACT, College Essays, ACT Writing, ACT English, SAT Writing, Writing, ACT Math
"As a lawyer I work with writing almost all day long, and therefore I understand both how difficult it is to write clearly, and how important it is to get started early with good writing skills. In law school, I worked for two years working with my peers on both legal and academic writing. It taught me the patience and good humor needed to give students the confidence to excel as good writers. I can help students with any writing assignments including college essays."
- Universtiy of Chicago - BA, Law Letters and Society
- The George Washington University Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:History, College Essays, SSAT, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing, Writing
"Hello there! My name is Christina, and I am very enthusiastic about helping you or your child reach your learning goals this year! I am a Masters student at Georgetown University in the School of Foreign Service, where I study refugee and humanitarian issues. I love English and History, and minored in the former in undergraduate at George Washington University (with a major in International Affairs.) My tutoring style is very flexible: I am always interested in trying new methods of memorization--from mnemonics to interactive games and creative activities--and appreciate that everyone learns differently. I received very high ...
- George Washington University - BA, International Affairs, English Minor
- Georgetown University - MA, International Security
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, College Essays, Phonics, Economics, History, SAT Verbal, Reading, Essay Editing, SAT Writing
"I'm a graduate student studying for my MA in history at Georgetown University. I got my BA at Colorado College, where I majored in History and minored in Studio Art. I have a wide variety of interests, from history and literature to hiking, playing tennis, and modern dance. I'm currently living in Northern Virginia, and am originally from Springfield, Missouri. My primary tutoring experience has been with middle and high school students."
- Colorado College - BA, History
- Georgetown University - MA, Global, International and Comparative History
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, SAT, Writing, Reading, Algebra, Geometry, History, PSAT, College Essays
"I have never enjoyed a job more than I enjoy tutoring. The cliche about not noticing the time pass when in one’s element perfectly describes how I feel when I tutor. Thus, I am able to devote almost limitless energy and patience to helping students reach their full potential. For the past five years, I have tutored a range of subjects and students, from fourth grade math to college-level writing."
- University of Maryland College Park - BA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, Algebra, Middle School Math, SAT, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, Latin, Geometry, Trigonometry, GRE, Biology, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Elementary Math, Writing, Statistics
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