Award-Winning Tutors in Parsippany, NJ
Kathleen "... As a tutor, this goal also applies. I love helping students reach their "light bulb" moment, the moment where everything finally makes sense. I believe that every child can, and wants to, learn; it's all about finding what clicks, and what works..."
Alexis "...in School Psychology. I graduated from Cornell University, where I studied Child Development. I absolutely love working with students of all ages. I have the most experience working with preschoolers with autism, but have also worked with adolescents with various behavioral difficulties..."
Ashna "...As a student in such a competitive field, I have also struggled with certain topics, but with hard work, good study habits and acquiring help when needed, I was able to overcome my struggles and perform well. Hence, I would describe myself as a very patient and open-minded tutor who works with students to help them understand information in ways that best make sense to them. I believe in teaching in a way that the student will be able to understand and apply the information instead of just regurgitating it..."
Joseph "...I have been studying language since age 11, and I have never stopped trying to master new languages. Besides tutoring, I am a classical musician, a singer, and a composer; I perform all around the world. I have experience working with all age groups and I first started tutoring at age 15..."
Jason "I have been tutoring and teaching English and Spanish for the past five years. When it comes to tutoring and teaching, I believe that attentiveness is extremely important. With my students, I always make a conscious effort to closely monitor their strengths, weaknesses, mistakes, and progress..."
SUNY Albany - BA, Finance/ Spanish
Scott "I graduated from Swarthmore College in May of 2011 with a major in Mandarin Chinese and minors in Biology and Philosophy, and I've been tutoring with Varsity since the fall of 2011. I tutor all different subjects and test prep and love tutoring Chinese. Chinese has been my passion since ninth grade, when I began studying the language and culture at Bard High School Early College..."
Ben "Hi, my name is Ben and I am a medical student in my final year of training at NYU. I grew up just outside of Pittsburgh, PA, graduated from Penn State University in 2009 with a bachelors degree in Biology, and have been living in Manhattan for the past four years. I currently live in the East Village, a neighborhood packed with coffee shops, bars, live music, and just a generally awesome Hispanic/artsy culture..."
Penn State University - BS, Biology, with concentrations in Vertebrate Physiology and Neuroscience
New York University School of Medicine - MD, prospective graduation date: May 2013
Nicolas "...In my free time I enjoy reading. Some of my favorite authors are George R. R. Martin (the author A Game of Thrones) and Junot Diaz..."
Kelly "I am a recent PhD graduate of Cornell University where I conducted cancer and cell biology research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Before studying at Cornell in NYC, I obtained my Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering at Tufts University where I worked in a Tissue Engineering lab. As an undergraduate at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, I studied biological engineering while spending summers doing research for the Department of Defense..."
Tobias "I recently graduated with honors from Washington University in St. Louis. I have been with Varsity Tutors for over a year, and have helped students in a wide variety of subjects including literature, history, mathematics (on a range of levels), physics, and the SAT. My clients have been mainly high school and college students..."