Award-Winning Social studies Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Judy "...Then, I went back to UMSL for my EdS (Education Specialist) degree. So, I'm certified to teach elementary 1-8, Social Studies 5-8, and Gifted K-12. I loved taking the classes and I love helping others to master the classes..."
University of Missouri-St Louis - BS, Elementary Education
University of Missouri-St Louis - EdS, Education Administration
State Certified Teacher
Tim "I have been an educator for twenty-five years. I have served as an elementary teacher and administrator. I would be honored to serve as your child's tutor..."
Chelsea "...Louis area. While my job is a lot more than working with books, I absolutely love working with my students (grades 6-12) in selecting books to read. I have been working with books in some capacity for 10 years and have an emphasis on the young adult genre and have been a volunteer reader-selector for the Missouri Gateway Award for the last three years. In my experience strong readers make strong writers, and vice versa..."
University of Central Missouri - BS, English Education
University of Central Missouri - MS, Library and Information Science
Philip "I am a current student at Washington University in St. Louis (WashU). I study electrical engineering and computer software engineering.Tutoring is an extremely important part of the learning process. Very rarely do the best students have the easiest time learning material in a classroom setting..."
Sarah "...I was an English major in college, and while working on my degree I tutored fellow undergrads as well as adults with special needs from the local community. This year I enjoyed volunteering with Americorps VISTA and teaching art and creative writing classes at Busch Middle School. Additionally, I'm a part-time nanny, and on weekends I enjoy playing and teaching the flute (which I also studied in college)..."
Shareen "...I believe the key to being an effective tutor is to perceive the best way for the student to comprehend concepts. Most people can learn difficult concepts to teach, but not everyone can communicate the ideas in a way that the student will understand and retain the material. From my experiences, I have worked with countless students with a wide variety of learning styles..."
Juan "...Today, I am a post-baccalaureate student at the University of Pennsylvania. Because I see myself primarily as a philologist, I am studying in order to enter a Ph.D program. I believe that language is one of the primary factors in shaping how we, as individuals, think and present our ideas to the world..."
Ian "...I am in the process of looking for nursing programs and acquiring a second Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Currently the subjects I am tutoring are science-related - Chemistry, Microbiology, and Anatomy & Physiology to name a few. Because of my current endeavors in the medical field, these subjects are fresh! I am able to explain them to students in a fluent and straightforward way to make our sessions enjoyable and successful..."
University of Missouri - Columbia - BS, Health Environmental Sciences (Nutrition and Fitness)
Patrick "...I am currently a teaching assistant for a law school professor where I provide incoming law students academic support including study skills, time management and basic legal analysis skills. For me, tutoring is about unlocking one’s unique path to achieving their academic goals. Both as a tutor and a student, few things are as gratifying as those light-bulb moments when everything comes together and clicks..."
Daniel "...In addition to the core curriculum for my major, I also completed all of the necessary classes to apply to medical school. This has given me a wide range of subjects that I am familiar with and comfortable tutoring, especially in biological fields such as Anatomy, Physiology and Genetics. I am originally from Omaha, Nebraska, but over the past 5 years, I have gotten to know and love the Saint Louis area..."