Award-Winning Tutors in Washington, DC
Robert "...I have helped students in a variety of subjects, but my favorites are Physics, Math, English, and SAT test prep. I strongly believe that every student has the capability to learn anything, as long as the teacher is willing to adapt the lesson plan appropriately. As such, I tailor my tutoring sessions to the individual student to ensure that no time is wasted..."
Philip "I'm a research fellow at the National Institutes of Health. I work on vaccines for parasitic diseases. My main interests are in global health and biodefense..."
The Johns Hopkins University - BA, Public Health
Bloomberg School of Public Health - MS, Microbiology and Immunology
Erica "...I taught middle school for 14 years and have tutored students from 3rd grade through college. I have an undergraduate degree in special education and have learned how to approach lessons from many different angles in order to accommodate varied learning styles. I firmly believe in connecting the content to something the student is familiar with as the learning tends to be more permanent..."
University of Central Florida - BS, Exceptional Student Education
University of Texas Arlington - MS, Curriculum & Instruction in Science Education
State Certified Teacher
Melody "... 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..."
Renee "... Since that time, while enjoying a successful career in education and training, I served as a volunteer tutor for the Alexandria Public School System at Cora Kelley Elementary School. With the program, “Book Buddies”, I tutored second through fifth graders in Reading. Later, I was hired by Alexandria Public School System as a PALS teacher where I was able to continue working with children on improving their reading skills..."
Giacomo "I recently received my BA in Mathematics from Syracuse University. During my time in Syracuse, I took many different Education classes. The classes I took gave me first hand experience in the local public schools with tutoring students, and one of which I was able to teach my own curriculum to a middle school class for a semester..."
Alicia "I recently returned from Paris where I attended law school and worked in a large law firm. My work has involved extensive French translation, and I have tutored many people learning English as a second language. I also used to be a French tutor at the high school level..."
Chinedu "...I am a proponent of giving students a deeper understanding by relating unfamiliar topics with mastered concepts. I ensure that my students understand that math and science are increasingly important subjects to understand in this age of computers and technology based commerce. I am a huge sports fan (mainly football) and enjoy playing rugby..."
Shannon "I graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a BS in Biochemistry and Boston University School of Medicine with an MS in Biomedical Forensic Science. I love trying and learning new things whenever I can. I started teaching as s substitute teacher for elementary school students, including some special education classes..."
Hillary "I have been teaching in one way or another since I was 14. I know how frustrating it can be when you feel like you just don't get it and I'm here to help! People learn in different ways, and I will take the time to figure out the way that works best for you. I am especially competent in the logic games of the LSATs, so if that's your weakness, I'm your band-aid!."