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"I have been tutoring and teaching English and Spanish for the past 5 years. When it comes to tutoring and teaching, I believe that attentiveness is extremely important. With my students, I always make a conscious effort to closely monitor their strengths, weaknesses, mistakes and progress. By knowing your student, it allows the teacher to effectively form a curriculum, as well as monitor progress in an efficient and effective manner."
- SUNY Albany - BA, Finance/ Spanish
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Writing, History, Finance, Middle School Math, Spanish, Grammar and Mechanics, Economics, Phonics, College Essays, Algebra, Geometry, Reading, Elementary Math
"I'm a tutor currently living in Astoria, NY. I am a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Williams College and Phi Beta Kappa member with extensive experience in teaching in tutoring. In addition to being a martial arts black belt and instructor, I tutored throughout high school and college. While at Williams I was a peer tutor for various subjects including writing and political science."
- Williams College - BA, Theater and Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, Reading, ACT English, Writing, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, History, Algebra, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, Biology, College Essays, ACT Writing, Middle School Math
"Hello! I'm Tiana, a MPH graduate from University of Michigan. Go Blue! I have a myriad background of teaching experience in subjects and levels. First, at Stony Brook University, I was a Teaching Assistant (TA) for Biology, Chemistry, Biology Lab, Art History, Precalculus, Calculus, Sociology, Writing, and Women's Studies. Next, at University of Michigan, I was a Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) for Women's Studies and Psychology."
- Stony Brook University Honors College - BA, Pre-MED
- University of Michigan - MPH, HBHE;HMP
Tutoring Subjects:Biology, PSAT, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, SAT, Geometry, Chemistry, Writing, SAT Math, Trigonometry, SAT Writing, Algebra
"I recently completed my MBA at the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business and will be working in corporate strategy in the entertainment field in New York City. I also hold a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley where I studied Spanish/Portuguese and Innovation Management."
- University of California, Berkeley - BA, Spanish, Interdisciplinary Studies
- NYU Stern School of Business - MBA, MBA
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Spanish, Writing, College Essays, GMAT, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, Statistics
"The most fundamental aspect of tutoring, to me, lies in promoting dialogues, as opposed to monologues. I want my students to see my passion for what I teach, and in turn I want to find out what makes them ask more questions and arrive at more answers -- overall, for them to be able to determine where their own passions lie. This could be as elemental as applying their interests to whatever it is they are studying, be it finding literary bits about ancient sport to practice Latin grammar or envisioning the perfect essay in relation to a perfect layer cake. My students have ranged from the pre-K to university levels." ...
- Fordham College at Lincoln Center - BA, Classical languages / history
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, Latin, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, Reading, ACT Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, History, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, Phonics, PSAT, Biology, Chemistry, ACT Writing, College Essays, SAT
"The opportunity to mentor, mold, and expand someone's academic potential is a privilege not to be taken lightly. As a student, teacher, and mother I have acquired years of experience working closely with students from every grade level, including adults to help them achieve their personal academic goals. I am extremely passionate about my students and take much joy and pride in their success, often forming lasting friendships. I pride myself on being patient, flexible, and creative to adapt to my student's learning style."
- Columbia University - BA, cum laude, French
- Tulane University Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:French, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Reading, SSAT, Writing, Middle School Math, ISEE, Economics, Spanish, Phonics, History, Elementary Math
"Hello to all! My name is Chrissy and I have a passion to teach. I will be graduating this May with my Master's Degree in Social Studies Education and currently teach in a middle school with special needs students. I have classroom experience with students ranging from preschool to the high school level and a strong background in special education. I have a strong belief that each student has different strengths and abilities and I promote a personalized education approach."
- SUNY Albany - BA, History
- Lehman College - MA, Social Studies Education
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, College Essays, Essay Editing, Reading, History, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics
"I am a second year graduate student at Columbia University, pursuing my Masters in Public Health and my Masters in Social Work. I was an English Literature major as an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania. I love to read and write and I love helping others reach their full potential in these areas! I believe everyone can be excellent readers and writers, with the ability to read and write critically and analytically, once they learn the tools they need to succeed. I have a test prep background, as I was an SAT Teacher as an undergraduate." ...
- University of Pennsylvania - BA, English Literature
- Columbia University - MSW/MPH Candidate, Public Health and Social Work
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, GRE, Algebra, SAT Math, Essay Editing, SAT Writing, PSAT, Writing, Elementary Math, Geometry, SAT Verbal, Middle School Math, College Essays, History, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT
"I am originally from Massachusetts but I consider myself a true New Yorker, having lived in Brooklyn for almost a decade. I graduated from Boston University with a Bachelors in Communications in 2003. In the initial years after college, I worked in the field of Public Relations and International Education for such organizations as Ruder Finn, the Institute for International Education, and International Baccalaureate. In 2005, I received a fellowship to work and study in Germany."
- Boston University - BS, Communications
- The New School - MA, International Affairs
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, College Essays, SAT Verbal, History, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, German, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, Writing, PSAT
"I'm a J.D., with extensive tutoring and teaching experience. Previous clients have ranged from elementary and middle school students to college-level students struggling with test prep as well as writing composition and general study skills. I first delved into tutoring in 2005, teaching grammar and mechanics, essay composition and editing, and general study skills. In the years following, I've turned to tutoring and lecturing, while completing my own studies. I received a scholastic award for my tutoring work, focusing on college essays and writing skills. My teaching style focuses on breaking down complex information to ...
- St. John's University - BA, Philosophy, International Studies
- Indiana University Maurer School of Law - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Verbal, Reading, Essay Editing, Writing, College Essays, LSAT, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing
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