Carefully selected, highly-credentialed tutors in Wayne, NJ
"...I have worked as a student teacher at Hoboken High School and as a Teaching/Research Assistant at Rutgers. My areas of strength include American History, European History, World History, Geography, and Government. I love to help students realize that these subjects do not have to be daunting or intimidating..."
- Rutgers University - BA, History
- Rutgers University - MA, Social Studies Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Government, History, World History, European History
"...I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences and a Master's Degree in Teaching Life, Earth & Environmental Sciences. Born in Brussels, I am a native French speaker, fluent in written and spoken English, and a certified, experienced teacher with solid track record in teaching Life, Earth & Environmental Sciences and French to students in international (IBDP, IBMYP, IGCSE) and/or national (Brevet, Baccalaureate, GCE O-Level, ESL, FSL) programs. I understand that to be successful, a tutor must assume a number of different roles (supervisor, policy enforcer, coach, active listener, friend, etc) while remaining fun, open, flexible, compassionate, patient and respectful with students of all ages and levels. My teaching/tutoring work has been consistently highly rated by my supervisors, and my student’s personal achievements and growth make me proud..."
- Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve - BS, Science Biology
- Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve - MS, Science Teaching
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Microbiology, Biology, French, Physiology and 1 other subjects.
"...At Dartmouth I was both a tutor and a study group leader for classes in Micro- and Macroeconomics. I also helped a number of my peers in high school with college essays and interview prep. In school I got high scores on a number of AP exams, including European and American History, English Literature, Spanish, and Biology..."
- Dartmouth College - Bachelor of Arts, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, College Algebra, SAT Subject Test in United States History, Government and 38 other subjects.
"...When it comes to tutoring and teaching, I believe that attentiveness is extremely important. With my students, I always make a conscious effort to closely monitor their strengths, weaknesses, mistakes, and progress. By knowing your student, it allows the teacher to effectively form a curriculum, as well as monitor progress in an efficient and effective manner..."
- SUNY Albany - BA, Finance/ Spanish
Tutoring Subjects:ESL/ELL, Spanish
"I recently graduated with honors from Washington University in St. Louis. I have been with Varsity Tutors for over a year, and have helped students in a wide variety of subjects including literature, history, mathematics (on a range of levels), physics, and the SAT. My clients have been mainly high school and college students..."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Economics and History
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, Writing, Pre-Calculus, Physics and 6 other subjects.
"...I believe that numbers and mathematics are all around us and a strong understanding of basic applications is an essential part of every student's education. I strive to create a friendly and light-hearted working environment where students are comfortable asking questions because, from my experience, it is more conducive to learning. I tutor a host of Mathematical subjects but also specialize in helping students through the academic writing process..."
- Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College - BA, Statistics
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Algebra, Physics, Essay Editing, ISEE- Lower Level and 13 other subjects.
"...In addition to mathematics and puzzles, music is a large part of my life. In my free time, I write music. I play the guitar and banjo, as well as read and write poetry..."
- University at Buffalo - BS, Aerospace Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 1, Algebra 2, Algebra, Middle School Math and 13 other subjects.
"...I taught Mandarin Chinese to college students at intermediate and advanced levels. Though the college setting is different from K-12, I tried to utilize the theories and methods that I learned from the graduate school, as well as from observations and my prior experience to create a positive, interactive learning environment in the Chinese language classrooms. In my spare time, I also tutor Chinese to a high school student twice a week and substituted several times at Jersey Shore Chinese School on Saturdays. It is my goal to combine my knowledge and experience in language education as well as my ability to be a passionate, hard-working Chinese language teacher to create good learning experiences for the students in the future..."
- Guangdong University of Foreign Studies - BA., Teaching Chinese as Foreign Language
- Rutgers University - M.Ed, Language Education
Tutoring Subjects:Cantonese, Mandarin Chinese
"I am deeply passionate about my language, which is Spanish. The Spanish language has so much to offer to students, and as a Spanish language learner you will not only learn the language but also the rich culture of the Spanish speaking countries. I am originally from Cuernavaca, Morelos, México, but I have been living in this country for 22 years. I have more than 30 years experience tutoring both groups and individuals and I have taught all ages. I enjoy teaching Spanish as a second language, using immersion techniques combined with practical conversation. I am very patient and very willing to accommodate my students' needs.."
- Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico - BA, Law
Tutoring Subjects:AP Spanish Language, Spanish 2, Spanish 3, Spanish 4 and 1 other subjects.
"...After graduation, I entered into the pharmaceutical industry as a researcher and have stayed ever since. My pharmaceutical research career has included in depth study of Stem Cell Biochemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Biomaterials, Cardiovascular Disease, Virology (HIV, Dengue and Hepatitis C), Protein & Enzyme Chemistry, and now, Oncology. For the past 15 years, I have been mentoring and teaching junior research scientists and upcoming students in the sciences..."
- Rutgers College - BA, Biological Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:AP Biology, Biology, Microbiology, AP Chemistry and 4 other subjects.
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