Award-Winning Biology Tutors in Collierville, TN
Rachel Hi! I'm Rachel. I have a pretty relaxed teaching style and adapt well to all kinds of students. I really aim for students to understand concepts rather than make great test scores. However, great test scores are a good side effect of understanding concepts better.
Middle Tennessee State University - Current Undergrad, International Relations
Wade I am a current medical student, former high school teacher, located in Memphis, TN. I attend the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and I am a former honors chemistry teacher at Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet in Nashville, TN. I also taught the science portion of an ACT prep course for the Martha O'Bryan Center in Nashville, TN.... To be real and empowering to students, so that they may exceed their expectations, and ultimately achieve their academic goals.
Schuyler ...My major was Agricultural Sciences and my minor was Gender Studies. At Cornell, I volunteered with the campus farmers' market, on the Cornell dining committee, and was the Director of Education for my sorority, Alpha Phi. I ran a day camp focused on outdoor education in the summer of 2011. I have worked abroad in France, Italy, Switzerland and Southeast Asia as a nanny and tutor. I work by encouraging and empowering students to use...
Zachary ...to moving to Tennessee. I was born in Virginia, lived in Hawaii, and grew up in California. At the age of 15, I knew that I wanted to become a teacher after working in schools in Paarl, South Africa. I attended undergraduate and graduate school at UCLA, where I received my Bachelors of Sciences degree in Psychobiology (2007), Masters of Education and Life Sciences Teaching Credential (2009). Most recently, I received my National Board Certification for...
UCLA - Bachelors, Psychobiology
UCLA - Masters, Education
Lacey ...opportunity to learn and is entitled to a safe and fun learning experience. As an educator I will strive to create a safe and fun learning environment while still meeting the requirements of the state of Tennessee. Three elements I find beneficial in my classroom are, (1) The teacher acting as a guide, (2) allowing the child's natural curiosity to direct his/her learning, and (3) promoting respect for all things and all people.... I believe that every child deserves an equal opportunity to learn and is entitled to a safe and fun learning experience. As an educator, I will strive to create a safe and fun learning environment while still meeting the requirements. Three elements I find beneficial in my classroom are, (1) The teacher acting as a guide, (2) allowing the child's natural curiosity to direct his/her learning, and (3) promoting respect for all things and all people.
Stephanie ...doing additional specialty training at the University of Tennesee Health Science Center. I have a strong background in teaching and private tutoring, having tutored throughout high school and dental school and also having been a teaching aid and instructor in college and dental school. I am enthusiastic to bring my positive, caring attitude, strong communication and management skills, and detail-oriented skills to help my students achieve success. I look forward to working with you!... I believe in patience and systematically approaching the questions from a conceptual stance, which also helps in learning the information in addition to answering the questions correctly.
Jordan ...your science background, time availability, etc. After much trial and error, I have developed my own approach to the CARS section that raised my own score to a 129 in that section. I can help you organize your studying of the science sections of the MCAT as well teach you various approaches to quickly read and pull relevant information from the passages. For students or parents of students taking the ACT, this is probably the...
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!
Harvey ...Memphis. Education and community are passions of mine, and I strive to reignite a curiosity for knowledge in my students and peers. Notable positions I have held include a Success Coach for Peer Power—a community centered non-profit whose goal is improving childhood education through involvement between local grade schools, universities, and corporations—and interestingly enough, a ballroom dance instructor. My academic strengths are fairly broad, with expertise in mathematics and standardized testing. A couple fun facts...
Christopher ...member of my family to attend college and have experience with communicating ideas for anyone to understand regardless of their background. Finally, I have spent three years as a mentor to first-year college students and I am very supportive and encouraging for any students wishing to pursue higher education. I look forward to working with anyone excited to find out how to make difficult subjects much simpler while developing life-long learning and study skills!... All ideas can be explained simply if you are an expert, and all students, through proper instruction, can perform tasks regardless of the complexity of the assignment.