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"I received my MS in Secondary Education from Radford University and my BA in Anthropology from the College of William and Mary. In the years since my graduation, I have worked as a field archaeologist for private cultural resource management firms, as an instructor in after school programs in rural southwestern Virginia, and as an alternative education teacher in urban public school districts. I excel at test preparation, and I have experience preparing students for VA SOL tests, GED examinations, and the SAT..."
- College of William and Mary - BA, Anthropology
- Radford University - MS, Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:English, Geography, Middle School Math, Government and 19 other subjects.
"Teaching is in my blood: my grandfather, mother, aunts; husband, and in-laws are all teachers. I began tutoring in high school, and continued throughout college and my post-collegiate life. I tailor my lesson plans to the needs, strengths, and personalities of each student I work with in order to achieve the best results..."
- University of Michigan - BA, Women's Studies; French
- University of Oxford - Master of Studies, Women and Politics
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Verbal, Study Skills, Essay Editing, SAT Critical Reading and 32 other subjects.
"...In the future, I hope to teach aspiring teachers in a college of education. Teaching is truly a passion of mine - I believe that students deserve to work with someone who respects and affirms them, helps them develop self-efficacy, and pushes them to reach their potential. To that end, I adapt my teaching methods to fit the student, and always seek to apply what we're learning to real-world situations..."
- Oglethorpe University - B.A., English Literature (Minor in History)
- Pacific University - M.A.T., Elementary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Study Skills, History, Gifted, Elementary Math and 15 other subjects.
"I am a graduate of Yale University, where I earned my Bachelor's Degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Having a passion for the sciences, I worked in various research positions from studying endangered desert tortoises in the Mojave Desert to studying the population genetics of ornamental fishes of the Amazon. I realized I missed the human connection and pursued medical school at the University of Connecticut; where I've found medicine combines both my love of science and helping others..."
- Yale University - BS, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
- University of Connecticut - MD, Medicine
Tutoring Subjects:MCAT Physical Sciences, Geometry, Middle School Math, Chemistry and 27 other subjects.
"...I had the great privilege of teaching at Monticello High School for two years and recently moved to the Fairfax area. Working one-on-one with students was always the highlight of my teaching day, which is why I am now focusing more on that aspect of teaching. While teaching full-time, I also had the opportunity to work with students in other subject areas such as Math..."
- Brigham Young University - BA, Communications
- California State Universtiy, Sacramento - Teaching Credential, Secondary English
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Public Speaking, ISEE, AP English Literature and Composition, Grammar and Mechanics and 10 other subjects.
"I'm an Atlanta native that moved here in 2009 to start research at the NIH after receiving my BS in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering from Spelman College. A year later, I decided to apply to graduate school. In 2011, I completed my thesis at the NIH and received an MS in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology from Georgetown University..."
- Spelman College - BS, Chemistry
- Georgetown University - MS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Science, ACT Writing, SAT, Chemistry and 24 other subjects.
"I tutored at a writing center while an undergraduate student, and became an Advanced Certified Tutor through the College Reading and Learning Association. I also taught English classes in Russia for 2 years. I enjoy tutoring because of the opportunity it presents to constantly adapt lessons and teaching styles to best meet the needs of individual students..."
- BYU-Hawaii - BA, Political Science
- The George Washington Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, ACT, Graduate Test Prep, LSAT Reading Comprehension and 24 other subjects.
"...I followed my dream and took a part-time job tutoring mathematics while playing clubs and venues in DC. At first, I considered tutoring just a job to cover the bills. However, as I worked one-on-one with students (many of whom had learning disabilities such as ADHD, dyslexia, and dysgraphia), I experienced those moments of excitement when my students grasped difficult concepts..."
- Virginia Tech - BS, Mathematics
- Virginia Tech - MS, Mathematics
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Mathematics, Trigonometry, SAT Math, ACT Math and 15 other subjects.
"I am a recent graduate of Boston College Law School, where I received my Juris Doctor. My undergraduate experience was at Tulane University in New Orleans where I obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History with minors in Business and Philosophy. My tutoring style is adaptable - I think every person is different and learns differently, and is important to be able to adapt and understand that someone else may not learn the same way that I do..."
- Tulane University - BA, Political Science and History
- Boston College Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Graduate Test Prep, LSAT, LSAT Logical Reasoning, AP United States History and 6 other subjects.
"...As I continue on my journey as a French teacher, it is my goal to work with students of all proficiency levels, from I to AP. I am currently teaching levels II Honors, III, and IV. In addition, I would like to become more proficient in Spanish, while continuing to expand my French vocabulary..."
- State University of NY at Geneseo - BA, French and Communication (Journalism/Media Studies)
- The Ohio State University - MA, Foreign and Second Language Education
Tutoring Subjects:Literature, Essay Editing, Reading, French and 7 other subjects.
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