Award-Winning English Grammar and Syntax Tutors in Silver Spring, MD
Rebekah ...privilege of teaching at Monticello High School for two years and recently moved to the Fairfax area. Working one-on-one with students was always the highlight of my teaching day, which is why I am now focusing more on that aspect of teaching. While teaching full-time, I also had the opportunity to work with students in other subject areas such as Math. Thus, my overall experience in the education field has given me the tools necessary...
Brigham Young University - BA, Communications
California State Universtiy, Sacramento - Teaching Credential, Secondary English
State Certified Teacher
Charles A battle-tested veteran of the New York private school circuit, I graduated college in 2013 and now teach German in DC. I lived in German-speaking Europe for many years, and I majored its language, culture and history. I fully understand the many competing demands on a modern student's schedule. My tutees and I therefore tailor-make lesson plans based on their personal strengths and areas for improvement in order to fully capitalize on our time together.
Max ...and enthusiasm to young scholars. I also have had the opportunity to write numerous research papers, analytical english essays, and mathematical expositions and proofs during my undergraduate career. Doing so, I honed my writing and editing skills. I believe that the best way to learn is by struggling. As a tutor, I would encourage students to work independently, teaching concepts rather than explicit solutions. I spent time working as an assistant teacher at an elementary school...
Kenyon College - Bachelors, Mathematics, Economics
Jeana ...high school, in subjects ranging from Algebra to Writing to Music to German. When I left Germany and came to the United States for college, I became certified to tutor Calculus I and the German language at Johns Hopkins University through their student-to-student tutoring service, "The Learning Den." Tutoring has been such a joy of mine because of the students I've been able to work with. Working together to get through a tough concept or...
Johns Hopkins University - BA, Natural Sciences Area (concentrations in Public Health and Biology)
Emily ...prepare for Standardized Tests, we always seem to have the most fun (with remarkable advancements) prepping for the Critical Reading and Writing portions of the exams. I am a firm proponent of education, believing it to be absolutely necessary for an improved quality of life, and I try to impart this appreciation to all of my students. In my spare time, I enjoy reading that which enriches my life, yoga, running, and the odd game...
Duke University - BS, BA, Biology, German
Ryan ...I conduct a brainstorming session to induce critical thinking. Second, the student and I will create a rough outline to compartmentalize his or her premises. And finally, we plug in the brainstorming (substance) with the outline (organization) to create the final work product. But there's more to me besides academia. I am a huge car fanatic! Additionally, I love football and basketball. Worth mentioning, I enjoy boxing and swimming. As you may have gathered, I...
John Jay College - BA, Criminal Justice, Philosophy
The George Washington University Law School - JD, Law
Morganne ...I have taught students of all ages from kindergarten to high school, college, and senior citizens. I specialize in helping students find alternative paths to learning through my theater background. In addition to working at Stuart High School, I teach Art History and Public Speaking at DeVry University and have tutored students in Reading and Writing for several years. I am entering the graduate theater education certificate program at George Mason University this coming semester....
Fordham University - BA, Theater, French
University of Tennessee - MFA, Theater
State Certified Teacher
Kelly ...favorite subject is reading, but I also love teaching math, science, and social studies. I am quite passionate about education and the opportunities that it can give people. In addition to tutoring, I am also an enrollment coordinator and education consultant for a school. When I am not working with students you can find me making art, going to live music events, playing rugby or soccer, reading, playing with my pets, or at the beach.
Florida State University - BS, Elementary Education
Brittany ...freaking out over test prep, you're struggling to keep up in class, or you're just looking for a little bit of extra help, look no further. I have been tutoring for almost 10 years now, and you can trust me to do my absolute best to help you achieve your academic goals. I am a recent graduate of Duke University, taking a year off before getting my Master's degree. If you have any questions or...
Duke University - BA, Political Science
Eran ...helped students of all ages (from elementary school to adult) in a wide variety of subjects, including Math (Elementary Math to Calculus), Science (including Physics and Chemistry), test prep (ACT, SAT, GMAT, GRE), and English. My approach is individualized - each student gets a lesson based on his needs, strengths, and weaknesses. I try to find out exactly what a student has difficulty understanding, and I break it down into the simplest ideas possible.
University of Illinois - BA, Liberal Arts
University of Maryland - MA, Philosophy
State Certified Teacher