Award-Winning Social studies Tutors in St. Louis, MO
Cynthia "...I have worked with students from all backgrounds and levels of experience with Spanish. I am a Spanish tutor because I want to instill a passion for language learning onto the students I work with. I make my tutoring sessions as engaging as possible and I advocate for the success of my students..."
University of Missouri-St. Louis - BA, Modern Language and Culture-Spanish
Kourtney "...Louis. I previously tutored English during my senior year of high school and informally assisted with test preparation. I feel comfortable tutoring GRE, ACT and ISEE test preparation, as well as Chemistry and World History. My favorite subject to tutor is standardized test preparation because I find it rewarding to see someone's score improve..."
Elizabeth "...In 2011, I received my Missouri teaching certifications for Latin (k-12), Social Studies (9-12), and English (9-12). I worked as a substitute teacher (k-12) for the Springfield R-XII public school system and Springfield Catholic Schools for many different subjects from 2009-2011. I have taught Latin for the past 3 years, and I am currently employed by Rockwood School district to teach Latin and Language Arts..."
Jeanine "... As a speech & language therapist of 30+ years; I am able to remediate reading comprehension difficulties at a deep level. Reading comprehension is language comprehension. At the end of the day students should grow from learning and actually discover the ‘joy’ of learning. I am a graduate of Fontbonne University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology..."
Fontbonne University - Bachelors, Communications Disorders (Speech/Language Pathology)
National-Louis University - Masters, Education (Curriculum & Instruction)
Will "...In high school, I tutored other students in Algebra and in Government. When I went away to college, getting certified to teach was one of my goals because of these experiences. While at the University of the South, I took 5 education courses and tutored in Grundy County (TN) Middle School and Franklin County (TN) High School..."
Jessica "...Knowing multiple languages promotes tolerance for other cultures and is beneficial to almost any field. I am very passionate about school however, I understand that learning a language can be very difficult for some. As a tutor, I try my best to accommodate each student's learning style and abilities..."
Jan "...I enjoy getting to know a child and finding out his or her abilities, preferences, and interests. I endeavor to choose material that children will find enjoyable. If a child is able to enjoy his tutoring sessions, then more learning and growth will take place..."
Trish "... I have also volunteered as a literacy advocate for Ready Readers and as a tutor for Girls Inc. In my free time, I like to read books, bake, and train for races; I recently completed my first half marathon! My approach to tutoring is recognizing that everyone has a different learning style. Experimenting with different approaches to learning, whether that be visual, auditory, or tactile- kinesthetic, enables the student to not only grasp the material, but also retain it..."
University of Missouri- St. Louis - BS, Elementary Education
Lauren "I love helping people understand material that they have trouble working through on their own. Everyone learns differently and there is a way to teach everyone once you breakdown the information to its most basic concepts and build up from there. I am sure that together we can set you on the right path to understanding the subject matter at hand.."
Peter "...I began tutoring in high school when I co-founded a club called Sports for Our Community. The club made weekly trips to an underprivileged elementary school and spent an hour playing sports with the children and an hour helping them with their homework. I continued to tutor in college for a similar program called Books and Basketball..."
Washington University in St Louis - Current Undergrad, Mathematics, Economics