Award-Winning Tutors in Philadelphia, PA
Shengnan "...To think without learning is desolation." I received my Master's Degree of Education in TESOL from the University of Pennsylvania in May, 2012. I have various Chinese and English teaching/tutoring experience both in the United States and China. I have been a Chinese tutor for 2 years..."
Jasen "...I've been low on the academic ladder, and I know how hard it is to climb up. It’s due to my own difficulties and training as a medical student that my tutoring strategies will focus not only on the subject at hand, but a lifestyle-and-health-targeted approach to optimizing the abilities each student is given and creating a routine most beneficial to focusing, retaining, and feeling positive about their progress. I believe learning is more than just a brain thing--it’s best when combined with nutritional and emotional support--and I plan on using my counseling psychology background as well as my medical training to offer that to my students. I’m thankful for the opportunities I’ve had in my medical practice to better my ability to break down and assimilate difficult concepts for myself as well as the opportunity to tutor some of my classmates..."
The College of New Jersey - BA, Psychology
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - DO, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Nate "I graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in May of 2014. Now, as I begin my legal career, I'm eager to encourage and assist students in continuing their education and pursuing their dreams. Before law school, I taught classes and tutored at an after school program in Boston..."
Rebecca "...My coursework at Penn emphasized Chemistry, English, and Writing in addition to Biology. During my college years, I worked for the Penn Tutoring Center as a General Chemistry tutor. Although I enjoy teaching this subject most of all, I am experienced in a broad range of subjects..."
Eric "... I am able to tutor basic Spanish up through advanced conversational and honors level Spanish courses. I can speak and teach Castilian Spanish (Spain) and various dialects of South/Central American Spanish. I am able to teach to different learning styles, and can craft lessons as needed for any student..."
James "I am a medical student who sees the world from the perspective of a teacher. I am not satisfied with my understanding of a topic until I feel confident that I can explain the material to another person. I am excited about the opportunities to continue my education so that I can spread my knowledge to the community.."
Sameer "...My goal is to not only teach, but to inspire in all aspects and areas of growth. For this reason, I have worked with special needs children at a summer camp, coached a youth water polo team and a girl’s club volleyball team, and have helped to develop and teach a clinical bioengineering program for undergraduate engineers. I am a current 3rd year medical student and I intend to be on the development side of primary care..."
Gloria "...in Chemistry with concentrations in Chemical Physics and Environmental Chemistry, with a minor in Environmental Studies. Education in all aspects is my passion, and I believe that students who are instilled with problem-solving skills and a drive to take control of their own learning are those who will succeed. I tutor Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, and Pre-Calculus..."
State University of New York - Stony Brook University - BS, Chemistry
Jeremy "...I began realizing that math is more useful in everyday life than people give it credit for. So I continued my quest to learn more math. I took AP calculus AB my senior year of high school,and, along with my entire class, did very well on the AP exam..."
Jean "...With four years of substitute teaching and other classroom experience, as well as many years of tutoring in various subject areas, I am a seasoned and versatile tutor. Not only have I taught math and science classes at a non-public high school, I have also led SAT-prep classes and instructed students privately in reading, writing, math, and in preparation for a variety of standardized tests (ACT, SAT, PSAT, SSAT, GED). Besides my years of experience and deep content knowledge, my strength as a tutor stems from an intuitive understanding of how to connect with students and explain content in creative ways..."