Award-Winning Latin Tutors in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY
Miriam ...teaching and learning. I understand that not everybody learns in the same way, not everybody has the same needs! I work with kids, young learners and adults. I hold a degree in Education and I also have been an English as a foreign language teacher at a Peruvian university for more than ten years.... Clear explanations, easy learning.
San Augustin University, Peru - Bachelors, Education
San Augustin University (Arequipa, Peru) - Masters, Education
Joshua ...through constant exposure. Most importantly, a sense of rhythm is invaluable, quite literally in the case of listening to music but figuratively in the case of test-taking, where you develop your personalized method to remaining calm in the face of more challenging problems in a time-efficient manner. Outside of academia, I am interested in drama,...
Colgate University - Bachelors, Chemistry, Classics
Columbia University in the City of New York - Masters, Classics
Brett ...tutor a broad range of subjects, I am most passionate about Latin, European History, and anything to do with grammar! My teaching style is fluid; I like to incorporate other disciplines so that I can help my students develop their weaknesses by playing to their strengths. I believe strongly in the value of a liberal...
Jeff ...idiosyncratic process, and I believe every person has the right to an education that complements their individual needs. As such, I try to see my students as a whole picture, so I can cater to their strengths while helping them where they might struggle. With new students, I assess their initial basic knowledge so that...
Whitman College - BA, Theatre (Dramatic Literature)
University of Durham, UK - PhD, History
Harry I believe everyone can learn and there is joy in seeing someone learn. I believe tutoring is a powerful approach to helping an interested individual learn and as a tutor is my responsibility to motivate and inspire that individual. ... I make sure the students are comfortable with me and understand how I plan to support them. We would list ways that would help them be successful in the course.
Indiana State University - BS, English
Millersville University of Pennsylvania - MA, Latin
William ...language, literature, history, and writing at all levels, most subjects at the elementary or middle school level, and test prep. I am extremely curious, have lots of interests (literature, history, psychology, philosophy, linguistics), and love learning. I used to be a nationally-ranked golfer in high school and still play. I also write poetry and fiction.
Emory University - BA, Classics, English
University of California-Los Angeles - MA, Classics
Sophia ...an upper intermediate fluency. I hope to continue my education and eventually become a professor of Classics with a focus on ancient religion and art during the Archaic period. I enjoy all of the subjects that I tutor, but I am most passionate about Latin, Writing, Spanish, and History. As a tutor, it's most important...
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus - BA, Latin, Classical Civilizations, History
Stephen ...I'd love to help you go further. If it's English that's giving you trouble, I'd also be happy to be of assistance. I wrote over 150 pages of independent research in college and was an editor for multiple publications. Helping people improve their writing and make stronger arguments is something I really love.... Students already know more than they might think. Learn the principles behind what you do know, and the stuff you don't know won't seem so scary.
Princeton University - Bachelors, History
Josh ...developing my career in education. I have tutored both Latin and Greek as an undergraduate and graduate student, have taught multiple classes as a T.A. in graduate school, and have taught a year of Latin IV Honors at the high school level. My personal goal in both tutoring and teaching is to impart my passion...
College of Wooster - BA, Classics
University of Victoria - MA, Greek and Roman Studies
Cassandra ...no longer need me to excel. Some of my own favorite subjects to study include languages (I’ve studied Arabic, Spanish, Latin, and a sprinkling of Japanese), medieval history, and electrical engineering. When I’m not tutoring, I spend my time writing and performing spoken word poetry, riding my bike around Boston, and learning to cook.
Harvard University - BA, Comparative Literature