Carefully selected, highly-credentialed tutors in Yonkers, NY
"I am a graduated Medical Doctor with extensive knowledge in Math and Science, as well as English as a Second Language (ESL) and Spanish. My teaching experiences include educating adults preparing for licensing and certification in various medical fields, including Phlebotomy, EKG monitoring, Certified Nursing Aide, and Patient Care Technicians. I also have experience educating children in middle school and high school in science, math, ESL and Spanish. I look forward to working with you and helping you reach your academic goals.."
- Manhattan College - BS, Biology
- UTESA - MD, MD
Tutoring Subjects:Microbiology, Biostatistics, Algebra, Biology, Physiology, Anatomy, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, Spanish
"I first started as a Senior in high school by helping out 4th and 9th graders with math and reading. Last year, I had the opportunity to teach ESL classes to kids aged 7-10 while studying abroad. I like learning each student's learning style. When I was going through the process of taking the SAT and LSAT, I realized that I learned and thought like no one else in my class."
- Northwestern University - BA, Economics, Middle East Studies
- NYU Law - JD, JD
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, PSAT, Pre-Calculus, SAT Math, LSAT, Algebra, Middle School Math, SAT Writing, ACT, SAT Verbal, Elementary Math, Statistics, Geometry, Trigonometry
"I graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelors in Public Health in 2010. I have taken the MCAT and will be matriculating to medical school in the fall. I have tutored students in middle school all the way through college. I love learning, especially about science, but more importantly, I love teaching and helping others.."
- Johns Hopkins University - BA, Public Health
Tutoring Subjects:MCAT, SSAT, Chemistry, Biology
" I also have experience with standardized test preparation for elementary and middle school students, study skills, organization, and working with students who have special needs. I am an undergraduate student at Long Island University- C.W. Post where I study elementary education and well as political science. Ever since I have been a sophomore at Post, I have been affiliated with the America Reads Program."
- Long Island University - C.W. Post - BS, Childhood Education
Tutoring Subjects:ISEE, HSPT Prep, Grammar and Mechanics, History, SSAT, Writing, Elementary Math, Essay Editing, Phonics, Reading
"After a year of struggle and confusion to find out the academic route I want to pursue, I decided on a career in medicine in my sophomore year of college. When I took a Biology class as an elective I instantly felt a sense of joy and satisfaction. I decided to take Biology as my major in college. I was highly motivated to succeed and dramatically improved my grades."
- Hunter College - BA, Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Anatomy, Chemistry, Physics, Physiology, Algebra, Elementary Math, Biology, Middle School Math, Organic Chemistry, Microbiology
"However, it also depends on proper training and subject knowledge. In this respect, my teaching has been enriched by graduate study (M.A., M.Phil, medieval European history), including intensive study of both history and languages, including German, Latin, French and Spanish, which I speak fluently. Furthermore, my teaching has been shaped by many years working as a high-school history / social studies teacher: I have taught global history, and several electives: political philosophy, modern Latin America, strategic thinking and religion. I have also taught test preparation and ESL. This background enables me to provide ...
- Harvard College - BA, History
- Columbia University - M.A.; M.Phil., History
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Spanish, College Essays, Writing, Latin, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing
" While in college, I spent 3 years tutoring peer college students on behalf of the university. After graduating and settling down in New York City, I began working in finance and I am looking to do something more meaningful, interesting, and enjoyable. Tutoring and helping others is something I am extremely passionate about. I have been doing freelance tutoring since December 2011 before working for Varsity Tutors. Learning math is different than any other subject."
- University of Maryland--College Park - BS, Mathematics and Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Calculus, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, ACT Math, Algebra
" One of the things I enjoy most about teaching is the knowing that not only can I help my students, but my students help me. I learn from my students each day and I think that has helped me to become a better teacher. I enjoy all of the subjects I teach, it’s hard for me to choose one as my favorite. Math is all around us and I feel it’s important for my students to be aware of that – it doesn’t just happen in a textbook. I want my students to be able to relate math to their lives."
- Gettysburg College - BA, Sociology
- William Paterson University - MAT, Elementary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, History, Reading, Middle School Math, Grammar and Mechanics
"with a concentration in finance from Wake Forest. My primary areas of focus are SAT, Latin, Study Skills and Organization, Critical Reading, Essay Writing, Grammar and Literature. I find out what frustrations students are having and work with them to develop strategies to address their individual needs. In particular, I believe strongly in my writing and critical thinking skills and I believe that I can leverage these strengths to help students improve their own skills."
- College of the Holy Cross - BA, History
- Wake Forest University - MBA, Finance
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Finance, Latin, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Reading, Writing, Economics, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics, GMAT
"Previous clients have ranged from elementary and middle school students to college-level students struggling with test prep as well as writing composition and general study skills. I first delved into tutoring in 2005, teaching grammar and mechanics, essay composition and editing, and general study skills. In the years following, I've turned to tutoring and lecturing, while completing my own studies. I received a scholastic award for my tutoring work, focusing on college essays and writing skills. My teaching style focuses on breaking down complex information to basic steps, and guiding my students to build a map towards our end ...
- St. John's University - BA, Philosophy, International Studies
- Indiana University Maurer School of Law - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Verbal, College Essays, SAT Writing, Reading, Essay Editing, LSAT, Phonics, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics
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