Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Albany County, NY
Ashia ...well. While I was at Sacred Heart University I was able to tutor in Pre-Calculus and also Physics I and II. Students would come to me with any questions they had on concepts or specific homework problems they were struggling with. I have also been hired at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences to tutor in 3 courses that I have completed during this past academic year. I am passionate about learning and hope...
Sacred Heart University - Bachelors, Biology
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Current Grad Student, PharmD
Meghan ...Since graduating from my masters program I have worked in various DC museums doing public programming. My tutoring ranges from history, both US and world, English, writing, and grammar to elementary and middle school math and Algebra 1 and 2. I love to learn and want to share that with my students. Beyond helping my students better understand subject matter, I want to help my students appreciate how they learn and the ways for them...
George Washington University - BA, History
George Washington University - MA, Museum Studies
Eric ...their maximum potential. I have successfully tutored dozens of students in various math subjects ranging from Arithmetic to Calculus I. I myself achieved a 3.87 overall GPA and a 4.0 math GPA in earning my BE. I have over 10 years of leadership and mentoring experience while serving in the US Navy which has given me the ability to cater to a wide spectrum of students. I am extremely patient and am always seeking new...
SUNY Maritime College - BS, Mechanical Engineering
Julie ...or her own successes. As an avid communicator, writer and storyteller, I bring my love of the dramatic to my sessions, continually looking for ways to excite and interest my students. I am both patient and persevering, and am willing to set boundaries when needed. My goal is to see each of my students succeed to the best of his or her own ability and to gain in confidence as well as skill.... I believe that every child has unique strengths and characteristics. As a teacher, I want to work alongside children to enable them to discover and use these strengths to become inspired and independent learners.
Wellesley College - Bachelors, Religion and Philosophy
Barber ...love teaching math and in particular competition math. I love math contests! I was the captain of the Andover High School Math Team during my Junior and Senior years of high school. I enjoyed helping my fellow students prepare for math competitions. I search for gaps in understanding and then I try to fill them by explaining and using examples. In my spare time, I enjoy sports, board games, and magic tricks.... I search for gaps in understanding, and then I try to fill them by explaining and using examples. I believe you should explain things as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
University of California-Berkeley - Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering
Brent ...that one teacher that I looked up to and told myself that I wanted to be "that teacher" (a rememberable one/one they look up to). I have parents come up to me asking how I do it and all I say is it takes patience. Every student is different and has their own unique approach to learning. My goal is to have each student become a life-long learner and strive to do better at anything...
The College of Saint Rose - Bachelors, Elementary Education
Univeristy at Albany - Masters, Curriculum Development and Instructional Technology
Clinton ...every age group I have worked with. I love sharing my knowledge with people in a fun and engaging way. I love explaining topics through a variety of interactive and interesting methods. My favorite thing about tutoring is helping people understand why what they are learning is important. Once you know why you learn something you are much more inclined to focus and challenge yourself with it. I believe education is vital in the world...
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Current Undergrad, Biology
Albany Medical College - PHD, Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Elizabeth ...Sage College in Troy, NY. I was working towards a Master’s in literacy (b-6). While I was going to college full time, I began working as a teacher’s assistant in a local charter school. While at the charter school, I worked with students in 2nd grade. The following year, I accepted my first full time teaching position as a second grade teacher right across the hall! In 2014, I accepted a position teaching 5th grade...
St. John Fisher College - Bachelors, Elementary/Special Education
Sage College - Masters, Literacy
Sean ...to many students on the spectrum. Finally, I have been substitute teaching in the Albany, NY area, which renewed my interest in being an instructor/facilitator/guide to struggling students. During this time, I had also tutored an international graduate college student (from Saudi Arabia) in Educational Psychology in preparation for her Early Childhood degree. I felt like this experience opened my eyes even more about cultural differences, and was a challenge that I was prepared to...
The College of Saint Rose - Bachelors, Spanish
Central Connecticut State University - Masters, Special Education
Mouaaz ...in areas of difficulty and making a difference in their academic progress. It also gave me a great way to review material I took in the past. I have also translated Arabic for over four years at elementary, middle, and high schools throughout the capital region. I assisted in translating official NY state examinations, including the Common Core and Regents Exams, so I am very familiar with their formats and can help students on how...
SUNY at Albany - Bachelors, Biology and Business Administration