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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:SAT, MCAT, English, MCAT Physical 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:PSAT Mathematics, MCAT Verbal Reasoning, Essay Editing, Biology and 25 other subjects.
"...Throughout my years of taking science courses in high school and college, I have become skilled at breaking down and organizing complex science concepts into much simpler and manageable concepts to understand. I believe this will really help the students I tutor to learn and grasp the material. It truly brightens my day to see the excitement in students eyes when they finally understand the material after putting in the effort..."
- George Mason University - BS, Neuroscience
Tutoring Subjects:Trigonometry, Anatomy, Mandarin Chinese, Physiology and 31 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:Biology, Algebra, Geometry, 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, Physiology, Science, Biology and 17 other subjects.
"... I am committed to my student's success and do not believe in teaching to the assignment. I listen and ask questions to understand all of my student's challenges as well as strengths in our target subject. My teaching philosophy is to bring the student to the point where they can in turn teach the material themselves..."
- University of Oregon - BA, Classical Civilazations
- University of Oregon - MA, Latin
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, World History, English, Social studies and 18 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 Biology, Organic Chemistry, MCAT Biological Sciences, MCAT Social and Behavioral Sciences 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:Science, Biology, Chemistry, ESL/ELL and 1 other subjects.
"...I also tutored Algebra at for a non-profit educational center. I not only helped students with their homework, but I also helped struggling students prepare for exams. I believe education is a very important part of improving quality of life..."
- UC Berkeley - BA, Political Economy
Tutoring Subjects:Calculus, AP Chinese Language and Culture, Algebra, Math and 10 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:Algebra, Arithmetic, English, Algebra 2 and 12 other subjects.
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