Award-Winning SSAT Tutors in Blasdell, NY
Jonathan Most people need some help with writing and literary analysis. My goal is to help you improve writing skills and literary analysis in a way that is easy and straightforward.... I feel that teaching is about making small, consistent improvements over time. This is accomplished through discussions between student and teacher.... I would get to know how much they like the subject. I would ask for some examples of their work in order to see where our starting point will be.
Kristen ...person who has taken rigorous courses in college, I know what it's like to struggle with subject material, and I know how important it can be to have someone there to work through the material with you, at your own pace. I love working with kids, and I also have experience working with students ages 6-24. I know that there's serious pressure on students to excel and learn at home, and that can be overwhelming...
Alyssa ...with students ranging from 4th grade - Adult and I worked with them to improve their reading decoding skills, comprehension skills, as well as writing skills. Through my course work I also gained knowledge and experience administering and analyzing variety of reading assessments to help me identify the needs and strengths of students. I believe I bring a lot of experience, creativity, and enthusiasm to my tutoring clients. I like to use a variety of...
Megan My goal is to help all students reach their academic goals by providing encouragement, assistance, and my professional experience in education. I believe all students should have the opportunity to perform academically to the best of their ability, given the proper tools and resources. I feel honored to guide students towards success!
Towson University - Bachelors, Elementary and Special Education
University at Buffalo - Masters, Elementary Education with a focus on Literacy
Melissa I have recently completed my Graduate Degree in Childhood Education at Canisius College. I received my Undergraduate Degree at Buffalo State College in Early Education in the STEM Areas. I believe in getting to know my students and their needs to allow myself to teach them appropriately.
Buffalo State College - Bachelors, Early Education in the STEM areas
Canisius College - Masters, Childhood Education
Naomi Hi, my name is Naomi Soman, and I am happy to tutor for Varsity Tutors. I study English literature and philosophy, so reading and writing are my strongest suits, but I am glad to help in any of my listed subjects. Please send me a message to let me know how I can be of assistance!... It depends on the subject, but I like to be creative and use all sorts of materials to draw/write/graph etc.
Brandeis University - Bachelors, English, Philosophy
John ...have a solid academic background and a passionate interest in American/English Literature. I’m strong on standardized test preparation. I am able to coach students through the material, while providing solid test-taking strategy. I’m a great resource for college admission essays – from the Common App, to long and short supplemental essays, to brag sheets and student resumes. As a Teacher and Editor, I help students to analyze content, organize their insights, and express their ideas...
Jamie ...and happiness. I came back to tutoring because I wanted additional work that would be meaningful and exciting to me. My passion is working with children and adolescents and helping to motivate them to learn. I work one-on-one with my clients and find our greatest success comes when I work to engage them, find what motivates them and will increase their interest in the material. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my...
Aaron I have been tutoring in math and science since high school. My key attributes include extreme patience and the ability to discover how to explain a concept to a student so it registers for them rather than simply repeating the same idea in the same way. I am very friendly and take great pleasure in helping others to understand new concepts and excel in their studies or entrance exams.
The Ohio State University - BS, Engineering
Paisley ...and Reading, and adults in English language. I believe in hard work and having fun while prepping for important tests. As a native New Yorker growing up here, I attended Hunter College High School and the Brearley School, so I know how important test prep is! Because of my experience as a teacher and student, I firmly believe that excelling at school not only leads to great academic opportunities, but also an essential sense of...