Award-Winning History Tutors in Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, IN
David ...his success. For students with serious academic difficulties, a tutor can patiently teach them the basic skills they need to surmount their immediate obstacles, while at the same time laying the groundwork for future achievements that in some cases they or their parents would have thought impossible. In our society, it is unfortunately the case...
The University of Texas at Austin - BS, Molecular Biology
University of California-San Diego - MS, Biology
Bethany ...as humans, we should constantly strive to better ourselves and better understand our world. With that responsibility in mind, I have thoroughly enjoyed school and made it my ob to spread this enthusiasm to others. As a tutor, I aim to not only help explain concepts and help students who are struggling, but also to...
University of Indianapolis - Bachelors, Music/ Literature
Kelly ...in Political Science and Mandarin Chinese. This past year I studied abroad and worked in China with the Chinese Flagship Program. I love studying history, languages, literature, and writing, and when I'm not helping students as a tutor, you can find me swing dancing, listening to jazz music, experimenting with vegan baking, and walking my...
Indiana University-Bloomington - Bachelors, Political Science, Mandarin Chinese
Larry ...practiced in a number of subjects before, I have a wealth of material and information that I can use in my tutoring sessions. For subjects I have not yet taught, I look for useful material on line. In general, I do not view tutoring as something that happens only during the hour I spend with...
Hofstra University - Bachelors, History
Indiana University - Bloomington - Masters, Public Administration
Indiana University-Bloomington - PhD, Law
State Certified Teacher
Edward ...anyone can learn anything, so long as the instructor is willing to teach to the student's style of learning. Most subjects came easily to me, but I hit a wall with math in middle school and just never seemed to be able to get it to 'click.' Then, I had a very patient teacher who...
Michigan State University - Bachelors, History
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law - Masters, Law
Spencer ...The more recent experiences include my roles as an English Teacher and Advisor, a Special Education teacher, a Program Facilitator at a summer camp and as a Faculty Member at a theater conservatory. With the youth I have encountered, before I teach them anything else, I stress that they have to first learn what it...
Wabash College - Bachelors, Political Science
Marian University - Masters, English Education
James Teaching is about more than the content. It is about building better people. I look forward to working with you and all that I ask is that you come in with an open mind to what we are going to discuss.... Everyone learns in a little bit different way, and we all learn at different speeds. As a teacher, my job is to help coach you to find those individual ways to succeed and learn from the mistakes that are made in that exploration process.
Purdue University-Main Campus - Bachelors, Management/History/Social Studies Education
Purdue University-Main Campus - Masters, Educational Leadership
Thomas ...success. Successful learning in a tutoring session needs a good tutor-student relationship, and forming this bond is also a vital part of the teaching process. This allows me to personally challenge and motivate students so they take ownership in their studies. Having struggled with a learning disability of my own, I know there is no...
Transylvania University - Bachelors, History
Durham University - Masters, Modern History
Eugene ...my second year of pharmacy school at Butler University. I believe the only limitations for a student are the limits they place upon themselves. I strive to show students their possibilities they can achieve and guide them along the way. I could not have gotten to where I am today without great teachers and mentors.
Butler University - Bachelors, Pharmacy
Butler University - PhD, Pharmacy
John ...learning and mastery, as well as to prioritize and organize learning in a way that is most beneficial. It is true that many of the best students scarcely need a teacher. History abounds with examples of men and women like Abraham Lincoln who rose to the pinnacle of human intellect and capability more or less...
Oberlin College - BA, Comparative Literature & Creative Writing (minor in French)
Marian University (Indiana) - MAT, Secondary Education, Special Education, English as a New Language