Award-Winning Test Prep Tutors in New York, NY
Rod "... Furthermore, over the years I was also able to mentor individuals from different backgrounds and ages; i.e. classmates, referrals and colleagues helping them achieve their objectives. I always found it rewarding to see faces shine during Aha moments of understanding and eventually see many of them improve their scores/performance..."
Maya "... I also build in educational games and choices whenever possible. I have firm boundaries and high expectations of all my students. In teaching, I strive to have close relationships and open communication with the families of my students, and I hope to achieve the same with the families of students I tutor..."
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor - BA, Organizational Studies
CUNY Hunter College - Masters in Education and Special Education, Education
State Certified Teacher
Peter "I graduated in 2013 from Bowdoin College with a degree in mathematics. I have previously tutored for a variety of subjects including, math and science courses. I also have experience as an SAT tutor..."
Sam "...I break down major concepts into more manageable pieces to help students see the larger concept. Teaching is a passion of mine. I have been teaching swim lessons for 5 years, and academic tutoring for the past 3..."
Chris "... The cards allow them to re-confront the questions which they missed on the practice tests, again and again, until the ideas and understandings that form the solution become integrated into their current skill set. Complete explanations, which I review with them, point by point, are printed on the back, first by me, and then, by imitation, by them. I stress the quality of each of these seemingly obvious steps, because the effectiveness of my method depends upon all of them working together..."
Rich "My name is Rich Myers and along with my log career in Information Technology I have also been a University Professor for the past 20 years. I presently teach College Mathematics and Unix Shell Programming at Fairleigh Dickinson University and Computer Concepts at Montclair State University. I have a Masters Degree in Comp Sci from FDU and a Bachelor of Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. I am a scout leader and a multi-sport coach with lacrosse being my specialty. While I believe academia is a serious business, I like to have fun while teaching. Somehow all my stories relate back to the problems at hand!!! ."
Stevens Institute of Technology - BE, Chemical Engineering
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus - MS, Computer Science
Daniel "... I started my tutoring career in college, helping elementary and high school students with Math and English. After graduating from Yeshiva University, I continued my studies at Cardozo Law School. I have been a lawyer for five years, and I am planning now to shift to a more educational career..."
Kevin "I graduated from Williams College in 2009 with B.A. in Economics and Political Science. My Economics study is Macro and Finance oriented, with my senior thesis focused on the financial markets and statistical arbitrage..."
Alex "... I’m the type of teacher that will not give up on a student and will continue to be creative and find and use current research to get the help he/she needs. Students seem to like me and look forward to our sessions because they know I generally care about them as people and want all their goals to come true( not just their academic ones). In my free time, I usually exercise my songwriting and playwriting skills in creating children’s musicals some which are currently being toured in different area schools..."
Drew Univeristy - Bachelors, Theater Arts
Marygrove College - Masters, Teaching and Special Education(Rowan U.)
Michael "...I am a parent of two boys, a High School senior, and a college senior. In my spare time, I enjoy reading the NY Times, working out,hiking and climbing, and playing golf. I am a film buff as well..."