Award-Winning Writing Tutors in Eads, TN
Tamara ...education with students and their families. I have made a commitment to being a life long learner and sharing my knowledge with students. I have found that building relationships, evaluating individual needs and applying focused planning enhances the learning experience. I am passionate about seeing each student performing at their highest level and beyond. I have many years of experience working with students with mild to severe learning disabilities and needs, therefore I am highly...
Sally ...graduate degree in Diplomacy from Norwich University. Having always been a bit of a foreign policy "nerd," I enjoyed learning about the history of modern diplomacy and the international system, modern methods of conflict management, and theories on the future of international relations. I am a member of Sigma Iota Rho (the honor society for international studies) and graduated with a 4.0. Norwich helped me sharpen my writing and editing skills significantly. I've always been...
U.S. Naval Academy - Bachelors, English
Norwich University - Masters, Diplomacy
Myles ...track teams during my last year. As a tutor, I love working with individual students and watching their improvement over time. In Charlottesville, VA I worked primarily with a single student for three years. During this time, we developed a great personal relationship that was rewarding for both sides. Seeing his improved performance in class has been immensely satisfying and motivates me to continue tutoring other students at a variety of levels.... I teach students to ask "why?" Searching for a deeper understanding increases studying independence and enjoyment of learning.
Malorie ...engage students in discussions that foster higher level thinking. I believe all children can learn, therefore I have high expectations for my students. It is always my duty to create an atmosphere that is conducive to learning. I include interesting learning activities into my lessons that grab the attention of the learners and inspire them to learn. I like for the students I encounter to explore meaning, engage in critical thinking, and conduct their own...
Lorenzo As an educator, it is my passion to assist those seeking help and realizing the need for assistance outside the classroom, in order to obtain academic success. I believe it takes courage to reach out to a stranger and trust them to help you overcome academic obstacles.
Avis I believe that everyone can learn and that it is the educator's honor and responsibility to shape the path of learning for all students!... All students can learn. They work of the educator is determining the "how" that leads to the win!... An assessment of the student's needs.... By teaching him/her the tools, skills, and strategies needed to facilitate learning. With them in hand, the student will be able to work independently.... Incentives! We would set goals and milestones and the student would work to beat his or her own personal best.
Barbara ...love learning and all the wonders that accompany it. Through my years of experience, I have developed strategies to help students improve in areas of concern in order to attain their academic goals. My wish is for all of my students to love learning, too. Whether a student wants to prepare for the ACT, improve reading comprehension, or develop successful test taking strategies, I can help him or her develop the tools necessary for success.
University of Memphis - Bachelors, English
University of Memphis - Masters, Curriculum and Instruction
Brandi I'm a lifelong learner and teacher of 12 years. I have taught every subject K-8th grade. I believe in hands-on learning through problem solving and innovation. Students will be motivated and challenged when working with me, and I find joy in seeing my students succeed. ... I am a proponent of active learning and use a variety of methods to encourage discussion and interaction on the standards being taught. I believe in teaching students; not just content, but vital critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. Students need to have hands-on access to model and explore what is being taught, and they need to learn in a safe environment.
Harvey ...a ballroom dance instructor. My academic strengths are fairly broad, with expertise in mathematics and standardized testing. A couple fun facts about myself: I'm from New Jersey and of Italian decent, so I naturally love cooking and all things pizza. My favorite childhood book is The Giver by Lois Lowry, and favorite high school class was physics (rockets, easy winner). I enjoy playing guitar and ride my bicycle on a sunny day.... Anything can be taught with patience, hard work, and an open mind.
Alyson I am currently in my gap year after receiving a B.S. in pre-professional Biology from UT Chattanooga. I have a full-time job as a medical scribe in an internal medicine clinic while I am in the process of applying to Physician Assistant graduate school. I greatly appreciate the importance of education, and would be thrilled to help motivate other students to realize their potential and succeed academically!