Award-Winning SSAT Tutors in Cordova, TN
Jeremy It takes a village to educate a child. We- parents, teachers, and educational consultants alike- have been charged with ensuring the success of all learners, regardless of varying learning styles. It is is my goal that I work intentionally and persistently to ensure that I am prepared and equipped to assist students in reaching their educational goals.
Crichton College - Bachelors, English Education 7-12
Union University - Masters, Education
Megan ...from college. Writing has always been a passion and positive outlet for me, ever since a teacher of mine first sparked that interest in middle school. I attribute much of my success to that positive experience. Through tutoring, I hope to light that same fire within my students so that they too can reach their full potential. As a journalism major, I gained experience writing for different audiences. I had an internship with a parenting...
Avis I believe that everyone can learn and that it is the educator's honor and responsibility to shape the path of learning for all students!
Gary ...Spanish from Rhodes College, Memphis, and an M.A. in Spanish with graduate studies in geography from University of Memphis. My tutoring subjects are ACT, SAT, ASVAB, middle school mathematics, pre-algebra, algebra I/II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, Spanish I,II,III,& IV My tutoring experience spans 25 years plus. My preference is mathematics because of its many different subjects which are needed in the majority of careers and vocations today. My teaching and tutoring philosophies are one in the...
James ...my personality is what draws them in. I try to include past and current events in my reading lessons to make them interesting. I sing, dance, and make jokes to keep things interesting. Some of my hobbies include the gym and bowling. Im trying to learn how to curve the bowling ball for strikes, but it is a work in progress. Im originally from Los Angeles, California, but I moved to Mississippi when I was...
Malorie ...is always my duty to create an atmosphere that is conducive to learning. I include interesting learning activities into my lessons that grab the attention of the learners and inspire them to learn. I like for the students I encounter to explore meaning, engage in critical thinking, and conduct their own experiences. My ultimate goal is to improve student achievement with a quality of instruction that prepares students to influence the future.... My approach to teaching is an active one. I engage students in discussions that foster higher level thinking. I believe all children can learn; therefore, I have high expectations for my students. It is always my duty to create an atmosphere that is conducive to learning. I include interesting learning activities into my lessons that grab the attention of the learners and inspire them to learn. I like for the students I encounter to explore meaning, engage in critical thinking, and conduct their own experiences. My ultimate goal is to improve student achievement with a quality of instruction that prepares students to influence the future.
Barbara ...learning and all the wonders that accompany it. Through my years of experience, I have developed strategies to help students improve in areas of concern in order to attain their academic goals. My wish is for all of my students to love learning, too. Whether a student wants to prepare for the ACT, improve reading comprehension, or develop successful test taking strategies, I can help him or her develop the tools necessary for success.... I am an educator who believes in the power of reading and writing. Not only are these skills essential to function in our day to day world but they also open a world of possibility. I believe all students can learn when given the right intellectual tools, and I enjoy the challenge of finding the right tool to unlock the potential in each student.
University of Memphis - Bachelors, English
University of Memphis - Masters, Curriculum and Instruction
Kimberly I am a fun-loving person. I enjoy teaching students. As a teacher, I treasure the moment when I see a student smile, because they grasped a skill or a concept. I am currently an elementary teacher. Most importantly, I want all my students to succeed in all their educational goals. Therefore, it is my desire to always be an effective teacher by addressing all of my students' educational needs.... Learning is universal. I believe that effective teaching allows one to connect to many by accepting and acknowledging different learning styles. As a teacher, my goal is to foster the will to learn. So, I believe in teaching that makes everyone excited and desire the will to learn something new, and to share it with others. Most importantly, I believe as a teacher, one must teach others to learn, as well as learn from the ones that you teach.
Crichton College - Bachelors, Elementary Education
Andrew ...Princeton with four years of tutoring experience working with students of various ages, especially high schoolers. I enjoy working with a wide variety of subjects including Math, English, Writing, History, and ACT and SAT test prep. I love finding creative ways to make learning fun and enjoyable. I have also found that students learn best when they have a tutor that genuinely invests in their success and helps them to see their own potential.
Ellen ...Gonzaga University. I received my Bachelor of Arts in History with minors in Philosophy and Religious Studies. I studied abroad for a year in Florence, Italy, taking intensive courses in European History and Art History. I traveled extensively as well as tutored elementary school children and university students in English grammar and literacy. Since graduation, I have worked at the Pasadena Museum of History training docents to give tours and transcribing documents in the archives....