Award-Winning ACT Tutors in Buckner, KY
Patrick ...20 year of experience, and in that time I've developed techniques to make the material understandable. I've led test prep courses for Kaplan for the GMAT, SAT, ACT, and GRE and was also a Kaplan teacher-trainer, so I was entrusted to teach other test prep professionals best practices. My personal goal is to help each of my students perform at their very best, and continue my record of success in doing so!... Rather than focus on rote memorization, I discuss with my students different ways to approach each problem. As a result, they learn to strategize and gain a deeper understanding of the material, and therefore perform at a higher level when it counts.
Dustin I have been hooked on mathematics since I was 4 years old, and my interest has never wavered. I love to explore mathematical relationships in the things around us, and sharing this fantastic connection with others.... Whether a student is struggling in basic or advanced math, and whether it is a required course or an academic pursuit, the best way to teach any difficult topic is to relate it to the student and demonstrate its value. Appreciation and enthusiasm are the best tutors!
Asher ...discovered that different students need different strategies and that every student comes to the table with unique strengths -- and the best part of tutoring, for me, is helping students discover their own strengths and strategies. I especially enjoy working with students who are exploring the life sciences and the elements of algebra -- subjects that can spark passionate interests and open new doors. It's also important to explore one's passions beyond the academic realm....
Indiana University Southeast - Bachelors, Psychology (Bachelor of Science)
Sarah ...graduate in December of 2016 with a specialty in literacy covering P-12. I have been a senior English teacher for nearly four years, not including my student teaching. On the personal side side, I enjoy cars, hikes, and strength training. I'm an avid gym goer because my health is just as important as my job. Getting healthy is just another step in the right direction to becoming the best teacher that I can be!... Teaching is constantly changing--evolving--GROWING. It grows with the new demands of each generation. It grows with the boom of technology. It grows with the new studies on minds. Each mind is different--and each mind should be treated and assessed to its strength.
Joel I am an experienced teacher, coach and tutor with a passion for helping students improve through better understanding the material, reading between the lines of the test questions, and mastering the tactics and strategies particular to each test that will lead to the best possible score. ... I apply the Socratic method to all learning situations. I assess where a student is, and ask the right questions to facilitate the next step.... Assess goals, discuss previous results, dive into self-described trouble spots, and create a plan for success.
Lucas ...helping my fellow classmates since middle school and have always been a source of help in math, science, and English-based curriculum. I am very personable and willing to go the extra mile because knowledge is power! I took numerous AP courses in high school and am familiar with AP guidelines, so I'd love to assist you with your AP needs. Mathematics has always been a love of mine, so I feel confident in speaking about...
Katie I'm currently a student at University of Louisville, working towards a degree in English and Gender Studies. I'm passionate about helping students to learn and understand difficult material. I want to help students to set their own academic goals, and to achieve them. I'm available almost every day for tutoring in English. My strong suits are literature and essay editing/writing. I'm also happy to help with the ACT, AP tests, or other test prep. ... To show lots of examples and let students ask questions.
Alan ...in all aspects of English Language, Essay Writing, and Creative Writing from an experienced base, grounded in my years of college and university teaching as an English PhD! I have taught basic writing, composition, research and graduate research in venues like Midwest universities, Japan, and South Korea. I would welcome the opportunity to share my expertise and my many teaching modules with you as you improve your English use and writing at all levels.
Sterling ...in Culture). My area of interest is early modern Atlantic maritime culture, particularly political and socioeconomic culture, and my dissertation is a study of early 18th-century pirates and their expressions of political identity. While my research interests are varied, I am particularly interested in early modern political culture in the British Atlantic world. I also have experience teaching in the Humanities. I have taught courses as varied as American Culture and World Literature to Celtic...
University of North Florida - Bachelors, Political Science
University of Louisville - Masters, Political Science
Nelson ...one goal in tutoring is understanding and not correct answers. When students miss questions, I explain step-by-step the concept(s) behind the question before explaining the steps to answering the question itself. Even for questions that my students answered correctly, I ask students to explain to me why their chosen answer choices are correct - and often they are unable to do so, which provides the opportunity to expand understanding. At the end of every tutoring...
UC Berkeley - Bachelors, Classics