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"... I also love exploring new places, and my travels have led to a passion for photography. Some of my other favorite pastimes are reading, watching movies, and spending time with my friends. I have tutored high school students in the past, and have focused on the sciences..."
- Georgetown University - BS, Neurobiology
- Georgetown University - MS, Physiology and Biophysics
Tutoring Subjects:MCAT Verbal Reasoning, Biology, MCAT Social and Behavioral Sciences, Elementary Math and 25 other subjects.
"I am an experienced science and English tutor and have been tutoring students in some capacity since my junior year of high school. When I work with a student for the first time, I like to begin with the very basics of the subject to ensure the individual has a proper grasp of the fundamentals. Students can often be hesitant to admit they are unsure of concepts that were taught in previous years because they feel they are expected to know them..."
- University of Pennsylvania - Bachelor of Arts, Biological Basis of Behavior
Tutoring Subjects:Graduate Test Prep, Science, SAT, Math and 25 other subjects.
"I have extensive experience in many capacities within the education profession. Most recently I served as an adjunct lecturer in the Queensborough Community College Speech & Theater department and CUNY College Now program. The College Now program provides 9-11th graders the opportunity to earn college credits through participation in a semester long college level English class..."
- Suny Albany - BA, English
- CUNY Queens - MA, English
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:English, IB Extended Essay, IB Psychology HL, IB Geography HL and 42 other subjects.
"... When teaching others, you must be able to teach the way you think to arrive at that understanding or answer. Learning how to think and digest new knowledge is what I can teach in addition to knowledge. While science satisfies my inquisitive nature, providing answers and knowledge, art feeds my creative seed and occupies my free time. The creativity of an artist can be a powerful asset to a teacher..."
- Johns Hopkins University - BS, Neuroscience
Tutoring Subjects:Study Skills and Organization, Biology, Elementary Math, Writing and 14 other subjects.
"My name is Monica, and I recently graduated from University of California – Berkeley with a B.A. in public health. I have tutored a wide range of elementary to high school students in several subjects, and so I understand every student has their own style of learning. As a tutor, I will do my best to provide a supporting environment and create lesson plans that will assist with the students understanding of the materials..."
- University of California, Berkeley - BA, Public Health
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Biology, Organic Chemistry, Chemistry and 17 other subjects.
"...While I tutor a number of subjects, math and physics are my favorites. I was a teaching assistant at Duke University for several semesters, and helped my peers with learning physics, material science, and engineering - so algebra now seems like a breeze! I'm a naturally good test-taker who’s developed several of my own test-taking strategies and love passing them on to others - I think half of acing a test is just understanding how to answer the questions. I love the outdoors and am an avid amateur photographer..."
- Duke Univeristy - BSE, Mechanical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Computer Science, Trigonometry, SAT Mathematics, Study Skills and Organization and 25 other subjects.
"...Always inquisitive, I find that those topics are so logical and amazing because they can explain everything around us. During college, I was a teaching assistant for General Chemistry and also tutored Physiology. Having taught in classes with several hundred students, I have worked with diverse groups of individuals, each with their own unique ways of learning..."
- University of Texas - Austin - BS, BS, Biology Honors & Biochemistry Honors
Tutoring Subjects:AP Chemistry, MCAT Verbal Reasoning, MCAT Social and Behavioral Sciences, Algebra and 16 other subjects.
"One of the reasons I enjoy tutoring the sciences in particular is simply because I like the subject matter. I enjoy studying how various things, chemical reactions, or physical systems work. But the main reason I enjoy tutoring is seeing my students gain understanding, the transfer of knowledge, and the 'I get it now' moment whether it is a child learning simple math or a high school or college student cramming for a Biology final.."
- University of Maryland - BS, Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Science, Biology, ESL/ELL and 1 other subjects.
"...I conduct my own independent research at Towson, which includes DNA Barcoding, PCR, chemical analysis and species identification. I absolutely love tutoring science students who want to excel in their classes! I am fluent in Hindi and my native tongue, Gujarati, having spent quite a few summers in Mumbai, India. In my free time, I like to hike, go biking, and shop..."
- Towson University - BS, Biology - Functional Biology of Animals
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, AP Calculus AB, Essay Editing, AP English Literature and Composition and 36 other subjects.
"...While I was in graduate school, I worked with undergraduate students as a writing and communications coach, helping them with their school projects, papers, and presentations. I also became somewhat of a mentor to these students and helped them with their resumes for jobs and their applications for graduate school. Also, during my experience as a Psychology graduate student, I have worked with many children, adolescents, and adults with carrying degrees of learning styles and learning abilities..."
- University of California at Los Angeles - B.A., Psychology
- Pacific Graduate School of Psychology - Ph.D., Clinical Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:English, Algebra, Math, Test Prep and 12 other subjects.
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