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"Hello! I've recently graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in Molecular Biology and I'll be starting medical school in summer, 2013. I'm spending my time in DC as an intern in the health policy and advocacy field and I'm looking forward to helping lots of students meet their academic goals! I have experience tutoring at all levels, from elementary school through college, and in a wide variety of subjects, from biology and math to reading and writing. I'm relaxed and fun but also efficient and organized..."
- Middlebury College - BA, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:MCAT Physical Sciences, SAT Verbal, SAT Mathematics, Pre-Calculus and 24 other subjects.
"...I think education is absolutely essential to shaping a person’s character, opinions, and success in life which is why I enjoy tutoring, and more importantly, mentoring students. I've previously tutored the SAT and really enjoy cracking the Critical Reading and Writing sections of the exam – because I love reading and writing. I tutored Economics in college, both for classes and on an individual basis, and it is also one of my favorite subjects..."
- Reed College - BA, Economics
- Yale University - MA, International Development Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Math, English, Grammar and Mechanics, Test Prep and 13 other subjects.
"I am a first grade teacher in Loudoun County, Virginia. Last year I had 25 amazing students. We worked very hard on reading, writing, and math..."
- University of South Carolina - BA, Elementary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:English, Reading, Phonics, Math and 2 other subjects.
"I earned my Bachelor's degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. I studied both Criminal Justice and Philosophy, and I am a 2009 summa cum laude graduate. Further, I earned my Juris Doctor degree from The George Washington University Law School in 2013. I have tutored for many, many years..."
- John Jay College - BA, Criminal Justice, Philosophy
- The George Washington University Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Reading, Literature and 10 other subjects.
"My passions are diverse and range from a love for theater to an affection for different cultures and languages and include a devotion to teaching and mental health services. I am a doctoral student currently doing an internship as a school psychologist. However, before going back to grad school, I was a teacher..."
- University of California, Santa Barbara - BA, Psychology; Communication
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas - MS, Educational Psychology
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Statistics, Elementary Math, ESL/ELL, Math and 11 other subjects.
"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!."
- Tufts University - BA, Philosophy
- University of San Francisco School of Law - J.D., International and Comparative Law
Tutoring Subjects:LSAT Logical Reasoning, Arithmetic, Other, Study Skills and 9 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:Anatomy, Biology, MCAT Social and Behavioral Sciences, Science and 16 other subjects.
"...I like to inject fun and humor into learning and am the product of some really excellent educators who I like to think inform my teaching style. My tutoring experience began nearly four years ago when I began working with an organization that helps prepare under-served students for the SAT and the college admissions process. I enjoyed breaking students' preconceived notions about what they could and could not do, and I value the interpersonal relationships with my students that I was able to create and maintain to this day. I graduated with my undergrad in 2012 with degrees in International Relations and Spanish, and I was awarded Distinguished Honors in International Relations..."
- Ursinus College - BA, International Relations; Spanish
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, ACT, Literature, ACT Science and 17 other subjects.
"...I want to help others make that same transition--a bad teacher or tough class can crush a student's innate curiosity, but a good tutor can restore it. I currently tutor students in the social and biological sciences (elementary school through college level), reading and writing, and in standardized test preparation. I am also an avid debater, and coach debate at a high school in Providence, RI. When I am not tutoring, I enjoy creative writing, singing, painting, horseback riding, skiing, hiking, and traveling..."
- Brown University - BA, Politics, Philosophy, and Economics; Pre-med
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT Critical Reading, Literature, Public Speaking, Organic Chemistry and 52 other subjects.
"...My past tutoring positions have also allowed me to work with a wide variety of ages and even given me the opportunity to work in various countries across Central and South America. Regardless of where I was working, the age of my students, or the subject matter, I have always enjoyed going through the learning process in a fun and creative manner. One of the ways I have accomplished this is by complementing my expertise with an abundant amount of support and encouragement..."
- University of Virginia - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Advanced Placement, Social studies, Government, Math and 26 other subjects.
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