Award-Winning Science Tutors in Washington, DC
Laura "I'm a graduate of St. John's College and Georgetown Law. Teaching is in my blood-my mother is a teacher, and she instilled in me the love of helping someone reach his or her potential with compassion and enthusiasm. I have been tutoring since middle school and I don't ever plan on stopping! My favorite subject to tutor is the LSAT, but I also LOVE English, US History, and World History..."
St. John's College - BA, Liberal Arts
Georgetown University Law Center - JD, Law
Jessica "...I have been teaching Spanish for 7 years in a public school. During my undergraduate career I taught English as a Second Language at night. Therefore, I know the ins and outs of the both Spanish and English grammar..."
University of Maryland, College Park - BA, Spanish Language, Literature & Culture
University of Maryland - M.Ed., Secondary Education Curriculum & Instruction, Second Language Acquisition
State Certified Teacher
Nelson "...in Microbiology from Auburn University as well as extensive experience in the biotech industry. I am most qualified to instruct Biology subjects, but I am also interested in helping students improve their performance in other areas, such as Math and Chemistry. As a graduate student, I instructed an undergraduate general biology lab, and I offered tutoring assistance to my students outside of class. I enjoyed my teaching experience, and I received favorable reviews from my students..."
Usha "...I also believe syllabus oriented teaching is key to covering adequate material to allow a student to test well. I have solid communication and people skills that will allow me to easily establish rapport with my students and their parents. I pride myself in pushing past average, and I wish to share this trait with my students..."
University of the West Indies - Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MBBS
Aaron "...Both are my pride and joy. Sports is another passion of mine - baseball, football, basketball, you name it (excited for the start of March Madness and baseball season!). I also enjoy going to movies, cooking (Cajun - lived in New Orleans), reading, and hanging out with friends..."
University of Nebraska - Lincoln - BS, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
John "...I feel that is the best way I can help students who have difficulty with the material. Working with a student closely is the best way to help them become excited about the material, and I believe that leads to the best outcomes. I have previously tutored students in chemistry and biology, and found that if you can relate the relatively arcane subject matter to the real world, it becomes much more digestible..."
Koki "I recently moved to D.C. after graduating from Brown University with a B.S. in Chemical Biology. While in college, I had the opportunity to become a teaching assistant for both introductory and upper-level biochemistry courses, which I truly enjoyed..."
Dilbagh "I am a recent graduate from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, and I plan on applying to medical school. Throughout high school and college, Math, Chemistry, and Physics were always my favorite subjects. In high school, I would help tutor Chemistry and Physics for my teachers, and I continued to be involved in tutoring my peers throughout my undergraduate education..."
Jessie "...After working as a Senior Scientist in the Food and Flavor Industry Research and Development for 17 years, I quit my job five years ago. I have since been homeschooling my children from Elementary school to High school. I have various Chinese tutoring and teaching experiences in Johns Hopkins University CTY program, local Chinese schools, one on one tutoring from Preschool to High School, online learning, local home school coop groups, etc..."
Ashten "... I began tutoring Math and Reading for elementary-aged students when I was in high school myself and continued my passion for education as a teaching assistant at both Cornell and Johns Hopkins. I am currently working for the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program at Goucher College, where I teach Chemistry and MCAT courses and lead small group and individual tutoring sessions in Biology, Organic Chemistry, and Physics. Although I enjoy tutoring a range of topics, I am particularly enthusiastic about Chemistry, as I enjoy helping students realize the applications of this science to every day life, and MCAT preparation, as I love watching my students actualize their goals..."