Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Science tutors in East Rockaway, NY
"So, you won't be bored. We will develop a plan each session, and work hard to complete it -- with stops along the way to try out our learning with games, visuals and fun! I am a nationally known leader in teaching with technology, and you'll see that in each of our tutoring sessions, if you'd like. We are a team! That means I will maintain contact with your school teachers, and keep parents in the loop to make sure we have covered all that's needed to make my students a success! I have spent years working with national organizations for gifted students and also with students with learning disabilities. This gives me a special perspective on ALL ...
- Univ of Michigan - BM, MM, Music/English
- Long Island University - MLS, Library Science
Tutoring Subjects:Biology, Reading, Economics, History, Middle School Math, College Essays, Geometry, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Algebra, PSAT, French, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, ISEE, Phonics, Anatomy, Essay Editing, Writing, SSAT
" Again, my main subject area is math, but I have a strong background in a wide array of other fields and, having worked two years writing workbooks for the test, am particularly well qualified for tutoring for the SAT. My teaching style is highly customized to the student(s) I'm working with: my main goal is always to make him or her feel as comfortable as possible. But beyond that--unless we're quickly nearing a standardized test date and fundamental understanding is temporarily less of a priority than scoring well--I always make sure that students really comprehend the topics they're dealing with and not just "going through the ...
- Swarthmore College - BA, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, German, GRE, ACT Math, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, ACT Writing, SAT, SAT Verbal, PSAT, Statistics, Algebra, SAT Writing, ACT English, Latin, Chemistry, SAT Math, Physics, Trigonometry, Spanish, Calculus
" I believe that all students can be successful and I work hard to push students to further their understanding, whether they are struggling students or honor students. Parental involvment and support is essential and I work hard to keep parents up to date with their students progress. My most recent tutoring experience was tutoring high school students in public speaking and consitutional debate. I enjoy working with students and in my free time I enjoy watching sports and being outdoors.."
- St. Lawrence University - BA, Anthropology
- St. John's University - J.D. , Law
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, LSAT, Elementary Math, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Statistics, French, Biology
"Several of the students I work with notice substantial improvements in their academic performance within a short time frame. In addition, some individuals develop a genuine appreciation of the subject material and choose to pursue postsecondary studies and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). My goal is to provide students with an engaging and enriched learning experience. I look forward to the opportunity to help new students reach their academic potential.."
- Polytechnic Institute of NYU - BS, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, College Essays, Elementary Math, Geometry, Trigonometry, Middle School Math, Pre-Calculus, SAT Math, Physics, Calculus, Algebra
" I found that my passion for the science and the material helped me get the difficult concepts across to my students. As a tutor I can be very patient and try as much as possible to relate to the student. Even inorganic chemistry can be interesting! It's all about how the subject is presented. I'm originally from Westchester and have recently moved back to NYC."
- Cornell University - BS, Biology
- Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - MHS, Epidemiology
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Geometry, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry, Algebra, Biology, Physics, Biostatistics, Pre-Calculus
" I also try to understand the best way they learn so that I can approach them in a way that best suits their needs. Every student is different and everyone's needs are just as different. I make sure to understand my students to the best of my abilities and connect with them to be able to give them the academic support and help that they need.."
- Rutgers University - BS, Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Geometry, Middle School Math, Algebra, Elementary Math, Reading, History, Pre-Calculus, Biology
"I will be going to law school in the fall, and until then I am continuing my passion for teaching with Varsity Tutors! My tutoring style has always been to fit the lesson to the student. Whether you're studying for chemistry test or analyzing a work of literature, prepping for the SAT or the LSAT, I make sure to focus on your goals and how to reach them. I also aim to help my students really improve the knowledge of their subject along with their writing, reading, and analytic skills--not just get past the next exam.."
- Columbia University - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Chemistry, SSAT, Physics, Elementary Math, Geometry, History, SAT Verbal, Statistics, Middle School Math, Biology, Writing, Essay Editing, SAT, Trigonometry, SAT Writing, SAT Math, LSAT, Reading, Economics, Grammar and Mechanics, Algebra
" This past summer, I taught 6th and 7th grade Math at a summer school in the Bronx. The summer before that, I taught literacy and writing to children in East Harlem. I am now currently the 7th Grade Math teacher at a middle school in the Bronx. Math is one of my passions, although I have a strong liberal arts background as well."
- Binghamton University - BS, Human Development
- St. John's University School of Education - MSed, Adolescent Mathematics
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, SAT Math, Algebra, Grammar and Mechanics, Trigonometry, College Essays, Geometry, ACT Math, Middle School Math
"I believe it is a teacher or tutor's responsibility to determine a student's individual learning style and tailor her lessons accordingly. I do a brief interview with each client to ascertain whether he or she is a visual, auditory or combination learner and teach with these results in mind. I look forward to working with you to achieve your academic goals!."
- University of Michigan - BS, German, Biology
- Princeton University - PhD, German Literature
Tutoring Subjects:Biology, German
"It's a remarkable feeling to be partially responsible for someone learning something new and useful. My teaching style is to guide the student through real-life examples. This makes the student learn more efficiently and remember it for a longer time.."
- Montclair State University - B.S, Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, Biology, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Chemistry, Algebra, Geometry, Physics
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