Carefully selected, highly-credentialed tutors in Smithtown, NY
" I recently graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor in Marketing, and dual minors in Entrepreneurship and Business Administration. I was an Academic Tutor for students enrolled in all levels of Chinese language and cultural classes during my 4 years in college. I have strong desire to help, and I believe I have the skills and experience to make a difference in your studies.."
- Northern Kentucky University - BS, Marketing
Tutoring Subjects:Mandarin Chinese
"I love helping students achieve their greatest potential. I obtain great satisfaction by observing their progress, and seeing their confidence increase as they master new material. I love what I teach, and I try to pass that on to each and every one of my students.."
- SUNY Empire State College - BA, Liberal Arts
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Phonics, Reading, Mandarin Chinese, Grammar and Mechanics
"I have been tutoring for the past 6 years in all subject areas including math, science, reading, writing, basic skills, music, etc...I have two personal rules I follow for my teaching style: 1. Every student has the capability to learn anything and 2. Every student learns in a different way It is my job to figure out the best way for the student to grasp the information while still having fun and feeling relaxed.."
- New York University - BM, Music Performance
- Yale University - MM, Music Performance
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Physics, ACT English, Algebra, ACT Reading, SAT Verbal, Trigonometry, Biology, PSAT, ACT, ACT Science, Middle School Math, ACT Writing, Statistics, SAT Math, SAT Writing, Elementary Math, Physical Chemistry, German, Spanish, SAT, ACT Math
" While there, I helped my students raise their SAT verbal scores over 200 points. I believe that every student can succeed. I create an individualized program for my students to ensure success. Since I have spent many years in higher education, I understand that patience, humor, and encouragement are all essential ingredients in achieving academic goals."
- London School of Economics - Masters, Masters in Comparative Politics
- Mount Holyoke College - BA, Politics
- New York Law - J.D., Law
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Reading, Essay Editing, History, Phonics, College Essays
" Currently, I'm completing my doctorate's in Physical Therapy. I speak nearly fluent Spanish and spent time living in Mexico. For 2 years, I was a one-on-one counselor to homeless teenagers, and have tutored people in various subjects over the years. I have lots of experience with test-taking strategies, and I would love to share them with you."
- Portland State University - BS, Urban Planning
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, Anatomy, SAT Verbal, Spanish
"Through my time at school I have peer edited countless papers, critiqued works of fiction, and written a considerable amount of my own material. Throughout my whole life I have spent much of my spare time reading books or writing creatively. My expertise is letters, words, sentences, paragraphs- how to create them, decipher them and think about them. If you have any problems with math, please do not consult me! Anything more advanced than multiplication tables is completely out of my jurisdiction."
- Lehigh University - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Phonics, ACT Writing, ACT English, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Reading, SAT Writing, Reading, Essay Editing, Spanish, SAT Verbal, Economics, History
"I am fluently bilingual (English and Spanish) and as such can teach what I know in both languages. I've recently received a degree in Physics (B.S) from Fordham U. in The Bronx. At Fordham, the Physics Department requires that all upperclassmen be available for tutoring in the classes they've succeeded in, meaning that I've tutored in several areas of Physics and Math for two consecutive years. I've also had the pleasure of tutoring my younger siblings in anything they need help with (I have a 9 yr."
- Fordham University - BS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Elementary Math, Calculus, Differential Equations, Pre-Calculus, Spanish, Middle School Math, Physics, Geometry, Statistics, Trigonometry
"Watching students succeed is a reward that never gets tiring. Second, I honestly enjoy working on the material personally. When I'm not teaching students how to solve math equations, I'll actually work on some in my free time. I have a collection of math puzzles, logic games and crossword puzzles that I work on constantly. I never get tired of playing with numbers and words, and I like to bring that enthusiasm to my teaching. Outside of math and logic, I like to read."
- Elizabethtown College - BS, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Geometry, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, SAT Math
" I have a passion for working with students which is why I am pursuing an advanced degree in the teaching field. I am currently Student Teaching in East Harlem where I am teaching 10th grade students global history. Although history is a large portion of what I teach on a daily basis, I also focus on reading and writing skills since many of my students are below grade level at this point. In order to motivate my students I employ various tactics to differentiate my instruction. Firstly, it is vital that students can relate to the subject which they are struggling with; otherwise it becomes tedious and irrelevant for them to learn." ...
- Binghamton University - BA, History/Philosophy; Minor Environmental Studies
- Columbia University, Teachers College - MA, Social Studies Education
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, SAT Writing, Writing, College Essays, ACT Writing, ACT English, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, History, ACT Reading, Essay Editing
"I specialize in SAT prep and essay writing. I focus on building a solid foundation of knowledge, as well as imparting tried-and-true techniques for improving scores. I love working one-on-one with students, and try to be attentive to individual needs and strengths.."
- Princeton University - BA, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
- Mannes College the New School for Music - MM, Cello Performance
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Writing, Geometry, SAT, Writing, SAT Verbal, College Essays, SAT Math, Essay Editing, Algebra, PSAT, Biology
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