Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Collierville, TN
Chad I am a third year student at the University of Memphis studying biomedical engineering, but in my free time I enjoy a variety of hobbies including running, kayaking, climbing, violin, guitar, and singing with my two younger sisters. This year I was the assistive devices intern at LeBonhuer Children's hospital customizing everyday items for kids with special needs. Previously, I have privately tutored different students in topics from paper editing to differential equations.... Make the material relatable to real world experiences. Often the best first step is to give a very broad purpose to the material, and then break the concepts into small steps before approaching the question as asked.
University of Memphis - Bachelors, Biomedical Engineering
Karl ...Because of my degree, I am extremely qualified to tutor different subjects in mathematics. I do great in Algebra, Calculus, and Geometry because I love those subjects as much as I understand them. While I was obtaining my degree I worked through a school program to tutor fellow students in Algebra and Calculus. I worked with them step by step to help them understand the concepts so they could succeed on their own. I believe...
University of the Ozarks - Bachelors, Mathematics
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.
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff - Bachelors, Early Childhood Education
Walden University - Masters, Elementary Reading and Literacy
James ...Education. Im almost finished with my ED.S in Psychometry, which is a form of testing. I think students would say my personality is what draws them in. I try to include past and current events in my reading lessons to make them interesting. I sing, dance, and make jokes to keep things interesting. Some of my hobbies include the gym and bowling. Im trying to learn how to curve the bowling ball for strikes, but...
Jackson State University - Bachelors, Elementary Education
Jackson State University - Masters, Elementary Education
Sally ...always been a strong writer, but my professors at Norwich helped me take my skills to the next level. I'd love to help you do the same! Currently, I write and edit for the Center for International Maritime Security. Topics of interest to me are NATO and the Arctic.My work has been featured by CIMSEC, the US Naval Institute, and Real Clear Defense. So, after all that, why should you allow me the opportunity to...
U.S. Naval Academy - Bachelors, English
Norwich University - Masters, Diplomacy
Stanley ...I have seen growth in my students' academics as it relates to math. As a result of this growth, I have received a level 5 status, (which is the highest score), on my TVAAS scores the last four years. I attribute those results to my teaching strategies, classroom management skills, and close relationship with my students. I was nominated for "Teacher of the Year" for the 2014-2015 school year. I believe all students have the...
Belhaven University - Bachelors, Elementary Education
Christopher ...wide range of experience with many students. Having a sibling with a learning disability which I tutored for most of my life I have a huge amount of patience and understanding for students. I am also the first 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...
University of California-Merced - Bachelors, Bioengineering
University of Memphis - Masters, Biomedical Engineering
Lacey ...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 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...
University of Memphis - Bachelors, Education
Douglas ...was the top performing teacher at my school for the 2015-2016 school year with a 237% academic growth and over a 94% proficiency rate for my Algebra 1 students. I hold both an BBA and MBA degree. The key to successful tutoring is the ability to relate and connect to each student and having a passion for the subject. Gaining confidence and making it easier for the student to understand are very important steps in...
Texas Tech University - Bachelors, Management
University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus - Masters, Business Administration
Cayleigh ...learning opportunities. I hold degrees from the University of Wyoming and Arizona State in History and Liberal Arts with a focus on Gender and Sociology. I have a huge passion for Civil War cultural and social history. I enjoy history from all time periods and countries and love to continually learn new information. All of my programs have given me a great deal of experience in culture, society and politics as well as technical writing....
University of Wyoming - BA, Fine Arts
Arizona State University - MA, Liberal Arts