Award-Winning ISEE Tutors in Mechanicville, NY
Dana ...and strengths. I also enjoy creating engaging and effective lesson in order to target skills my students must master and feel it is important to keep my students accountable for their learning. I am eager to continue my love for teaching by working with your child to help him/her develop their own love of learning!
Elizabeth ...I love spending time with my family and friends. I love to spend time outside. I particularly like to hike and paddleboard. I enjoy a good book as well as a good television show. I have also spent a lot of my free time over the years as a food manager at a local amusement...
St. John Fisher College - Bachelors, Elementary/Special Education
Sage College - Masters, Literacy
Victoria ...variety of different texts. I am cheerful, enthusiastic and committed. I convey this into my teaching by creating positive relationships through communication, trust and respect with students and parents. I thoroughly enjoy teaching and remain totally committed as it gives me fulfillment and a sense I am making a different in a student’s life.... First, try to teach the concept a different way. (in math using real life resources) Secondly, assess and/or re teach any previous skills that need reinforcing. Finally, move on and return to the concept another time so the student doesn't become frustrated.
South Bank University London UK - Bachelors, Primary School Teaching (Education) B.Ed (Hons)
Brent ...for three years at Watervliet Elementary in a special education setting. In September, I hope to be getting my own classroom where I can finally have a group of my own students to prepare them for their next step in life. I've been passionate about pursuing a teaching career since high school because I had...
Jennifer ...I have much experience helping others further themselves in their education by building confidence, voice and academic empowerment. My primary focus is on student engagement and building a tutor-student relationship based on trust, honesty and open-mindedness. I see student success beyond just comprehension or memorization. I help students to truly synthesize the skills and concepts...
Kimberly ...of standardized test and use the student's prior knowledge as a base to build on. I am extremely patient and my goal is to see my student's strive and become self-confident in their learning experience. I enjoy teaching and tutoring as well as playing with my two young sons on the playground!... I believe learning never ends. I like to instill this idea in my student's understanding of knowledge and learning. I strive every day to make sure learning is not only fun but also purposeful. Student's need to view themselves as a learner first, and then all will fall into place. I believe teaching from the known is very effective. Building on student's knowledge as a base for learning new things allows for self-confidence and the ability to take risks in their learning.
SUNY Oneonta - Bachelors, Childhood Education
SUNY at Albany - Masters, Literacy and Students with Disabilities
Meghan ...and American Studies. I spent a year as an Americorps member tutoring and leading an after school program in Washington, DC.I worked with my students to improve their literacy skills, over all academic abilities, and to develop a love of reading. I also taught at the National Building Museum as a museum teacher. Since graduating...
Christopher ...the words of Ignacio Estrada and made them a personal slogan of sorts "If a child can't learn the way we teach. maybe we should teach the way they learn" This is my personal mission as an educator, to always find the best way to reach students and ensure that they become life long learners.
Marist College - Bachelors, psychology
university of New England - Masters, Education
Paige ...I feel as though I am very aware of the things around me and how they are changing, and how I am a part of the environment around me. I am able to give a child the care and the guidance they need to become the best student to their ability. To start on the...
Edinboro University - Bachelors, Early Childhood (Prek-4) and Special Education (PreK-8)
University of Albany - Current Grad Student, Reading and Special Education
Charlotte ...Tours, located along the banks of the Loire river. I taught at a school of predominately underprivileged students of North African descent and was lucky enough to learn about their traditions and experiences in France. I have a real passion for travel and exploring other cultures. Especially all their food! I love to cook and...