Award-Winning SSAT Tutors in Round Rock, TX
Rimma ...students. I grew up in Chicago, but was born in Ukraine, so I speak Russian fluently. I also speak Spanish--I learned it in school and still use it to this day with my husband's family. Outside of work, I am married with a 3-year-old son. I am an avid reader, and I especially love fantasy, sci-fi, and mystery novels. I love to travel. I have been playing piano and singing all my life. I am...
Lake Forest College - B.A., Psychology, Music
Concordia University-Ann Arbor - M.Ed., Curriculum & Instruction: Reading
Judson University - Certificate, Teacher Certification
State Certified Teacher
Melissa ...in the basics of photography. While I have worked with students in math, logic, reading, grammar, photography study skills, and more, math and logic are my favorites to tutor. I think the most important thing is to convey that learning can be fun. If it is fun, we are more inclined to do it! I love to play logic games, math games, and word games to learn in a new way. Additionally, learning different concepts'...
Chelsea ...working on those two things. I believe that in order to be successful in all other academic areas you need to have a concrete reading ability. I have a lot of experience working with students on test prep as well. I have many hands-on activities to help with this, so that it is not boring and redundant. I like to think of my teaching style as hands-on and lots of fun! In my spare time,...
Texas State - BS, Elementary Education
Denise ...well as having been in administration as a principal, I see the challenges students face today. I taught classes for students in time management and study skills to give them the necessary tools to succeed. I homeschooled my kids and understand the challenges parents face in helping their children with their educational needs. My experience in working one on one with a student gives me the knowledge to help each one with their unique needs.
Pacific Coast Baptist Bible College - Associates, Education
Jackie ...knowledge of the subject areas in which I teach and an ability to convey that experience to others through observation of and focus on their strengths and interests. I constantly look for creative, customized, and enjoyable ways to teach and also work collaboratively with parents, teachers, and other professionals if applicable to ensure student success. My experience extends to working with special needs learners as well as to students from diverse cultural backgrounds.... In every lesson I compliment the student on the areas in which he/she is successful and has made progress.
Meagan I'm recently graduated with a bachelor's degree from the English Department at UT Austin. For me, academia has been hugely satisfying; it's an ever-evolving challenge that rewards hard work, curiosity, and ambition. My goal in tutoring is to help students gain the confidence to explore their own academic interests, present and future.
Addie I am passionate about making learning an enjoyable experience! ... I would help a student stay motivated by making games out of learning! It's so much easier to learn new or challenging material when it's fun.
Duke University - Bachelors, American History
Jessalyn ...certified to teach Social Studies for grades 7-12. I currently teach a sophomore level ethics class at St. Edwards University. I taught several classes at The University of Texas at Austin as a Doctoral Candidate, where I also earned my M.A. in Philosophy. At the University of Southern California, I earned my B.A. with Departmental Honors along with the Discovery Scholar’s award for excellence in independent research. I have been tutoring and teaching for eleven...
Cheryl ...manner that students are frequently amazed at their ability to grasp what they previously believed to be difficult mathematical concepts. I have also effectively assisted students prepare for standardized exams, whether state mandated grade-level tests, or college-level entrance exams. My teaching style is a combination of coaching and cheer leading. Like a coach, I have high expectations for my students because I prepare them using best practice subject content drills and exercises; and like a...
St. Edward's University - BA, Communications
St. Edward's University - MA, Human Services Administration
Lisa A life-long mathematics educator and learner who thrives in an atmosphere of academic collaboration, investigation, discovery and enlightenment.