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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:Other, Study Skills, SAT Critical Reading, MCAT Biological Sciences 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:SHSAT, Graduate Test Prep, MCAT Social and Behavioral Sciences, Chemistry and 25 other subjects.
"I am a graduate of Royal Holloway, University of London in the United Kingdom. I majored in Biology and minored in Psychology and hope to one day become a medical doctor. I am deeply fascinated by uncovering the inner mechanisms of the biological world from brain signaling pathways to cellular respiration..."
- Royal Holloway, University of London - BS, Biology with Psychology Minor
Tutoring Subjects:Graduate Test Prep, Study Skills and Organization, Science, ISEE- Lower Level and 25 other subjects.
"I am a third year undergraduate at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. I major in Biological Sciences, and I'm working my way toward obtaining my B.A in Biology and continuing on to dental school. I'm currently a medical interpreter, but I have tutored for quite a lot in the past years..."
- University of Maryland Baltimore County - BA, Biological Science
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, AP Biology, College Algebra, Genetics and 15 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:Advanced Placement, Calculus 2, Organic Chemistry, ACT and 17 other subjects.
"...While majoring in Chemistry as an undergrad, I was a tutor in the above subject areas for my school where I helped several students develop excellent learning and studying techniques in subjects ranging from General Chemistry and Biology to advanced courses such as Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry. Outside of formal tutoring, I have often been the go to person, amongst my peers, to simplify complex concepts in the classes we are taking together. As I am very passionate about these subjects and teaching, I am an enthusiastic tutor who focuses on helping students strengthen their basic understanding of the major concepts from which point we work together to tackle weak areas and improve on their strengths. Additionally, I help students develop studying techniques which give them the confidence to become long term successful students..."
- Florida International University - BA, Chemistry/Biochemistry
- Georgetown University - MS, Biotechnology
Tutoring Subjects:Organic Chemistry, Biology, Science, Chemistry and 1 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, AP Biology, MCAT Verbal Reasoning, Science 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:Biology, Science, ESL/ELL, English and 1 other subjects.
"...For example, for some students, working with the big picture and then filling in the details is most helpful. For others, starting with the building blocks and then stepping back to see the full picture is most helpful. Ultimately, I believe clear communication and patience are staples of a successful and enjoyable learning and teaching experience. Finally, one essential quality I bring as a tutor is my empathic approach..."
- MIT - BS, Biology
- NYU - MA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Trigonometry, Psychology, HSPT, Social Sciences and 29 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:Reading, Arithmetic, Algebra, Algebra 2 and 12 other subjects.
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