Award-Winning Writing Tutors in Garland, TX
Aymun "...The most important part of tutoring students is working on their level. I believe every student has great potential and there are certain techniques I have learned through experience to harness that potential. In high school, I was an active member of the Debate Team which taught me how to lead and assist my younger peers..."
Sherna "... I enjoy an extensive performance career which requires that I sing opera, musical theater, gospel, r&b, blues, and jazz. I also have a band called Sherna Armstrong Band. A recent solo project, also entitled, “My Soul Music”, reflects my unique ability to perform a diverse palette of music equally well..."
Southern Methodist University - BM, Music Education and Voice Performance
The University of Texas at Dallas - MA, Arts and Humanities Aesthetic Studies
Lindsay "...I also tutored graduate level students in English on a private basis, in order to help them to prep for taking an English proficiency exam. I really enjoyed being able to teach many different subjects to many ages, though my favorite teaching subjects are biology based subjects, Spanish and English grammar and writing. Upon returning to the United States, I began pursuing my medical degree at UT Southwestern Medical School, where I am now enrolled. Though school can be challenging with the abundance of new material every day, I greatly enjoy it..."
University of Texas at Austin - BS, BA, Honors Biology, Spanish Literature
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School - MD, MD Candidate
Bethany "I am a certified teacher in several areas including Reading, Elementary Education, English as a Second Language, and Middle Grades Science. As a teacher, I use hands-on activities, test taking strategies, and vocabulary review games to increase student achievement. I understand the importance of making learning engaging and effective. I specialize in working with students with learning differences, specifically in Science, Math, and English/Language Arts..."
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - BA, International Studies
University of North Texas - Certification, 4th-8th grade Generalist Teaching
State Certified Teacher
Michael "...I received extensive training in tutoring both ACT and SAT test strategies. While I have been trained to tutor all core subjects, tutoring Mathematics has always brought me the greatest joy in life. Through my years working as a tutor, I have found that "all work and no play" makes students tired and yields to difficulty with focus..."
Collin County Community College District - AS, Computer Science and Statistics
University of Texas at Dallas - BS, Computer Science and Statistics
Monica "...Then I will explain the parts they don’t know or guide them into discovering how to work the problem. After that, I will provide examples or use similar problems to have them work it out themselves to make sure that they understand the process. I will also have the students return to that same type of problem later on in the session to reinforce what they have learned..."
Khurram "... As a member of the National Honor Society, I tutored students in all high-school subjects my junior and senior year. I also tutored middle-school students in an after-school program during the spring semester of my first-year at SMU. I went on to informally teach and tutor underclassmen friends throughout my last two years at SMU in all college-level math subjects as well as statistics, accounting, and finance. I am a people person, meaning I love connecting and getting to know others..."
Meredith "... It truly generates appreciation for learning and the greater world community. My experience has taught me that, when it comes to education, learning isn’t always confined to a classroom setting. I don’t believe that superior performance on standardized tests is the most crucial part of one’s educational experience, but high scores have become increasingly important across almost all grade levels. I have been fortunate enough throughout my academic career to have had good success with standardized testing..."
Anastacia "Everyone deserves an excellent education. Whether inside or outside of the classroom, it is my lifetime goal to ensure that my clients receive the education they deserve. As a seasoned educator with national and international teaching experience, my aim is to help clients meet challenges by capitalizing on their strenghts and adapting to their individual learning styles..."
La Cresha "...As an undergraduate, I intensified my knowledge of the Spanish language and culture by traveling abroad to Valladolid, Spain where I spent an eye opening five weeks. While in Spain, I traveled to several provinces and acquired new and exciting knowledge of the country as well as its history. In addition, I began to teach Spanish I-IV at the undergraduate level as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, as well as have taught Spanish as an Adjunct Instructor for two other colleges..."
The University of Texas at Arlington - HONORS B.A., CRCJ/SPANISH
The University of Texas at Arlington - M.A., MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES