Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Brushy Creek, TX
Wei Jiun Let's talk in Mandarin :)... When you learn the language, mistakes are never the concern. Practice will make it better.... 1. Get to know the student and expectations. 2. Determine the student's knowledge. 3. Collaborate with the student on a plan of action.... 1. Provide students with opportunities to self-monitor. 2. Provide written and/or oral feedback on classwork and homework. 3. Encourage students to set their own learning goals.... To help the students to accept that there is more than one answer, enhance learning by planning lectures to increase their understanding. Encourage students to read with more meaning. Finally, help students to become self directed learners.
Tunghai University - Bachelors, International Trade
Hult International Business School - Masters, Business Adminstration
Connie ...to maximize their learning potential and develop their confidence. I like to establish a sense of trust and mutual respect with my students so they feel comfortable communicating openly with me. I’m passionate about helping youth around the world and giving a voice to the voiceless so I have served as a mentor for South African underprivileged teens and have done pro bono work for a nationwide anti-human trafficking non-profit. Fun fact: I love trivia...
New York University Stern School of Business - Bachelor of Science, Marketing and International Business
Daniel ...from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, I am continuing my education with a Master's in the same field. For years, I've helped my friends and siblings with homework for school, and they've always told me that I had a talent for teaching; I understand concepts very easily, and explanations come easy as well. The goal that I work towards for my students is to bless them holistically,...
The University of Texas at Austin - BS, Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Asutin - MS, Material Science
Paige ...receptive to all feedback from my clients and received positive reviews from them. Furthermore, I served as a research assistant in the social and biomedical sciences, where I have developed multiple transferrable skills working in UCLA on the Gourmet Food Truck Industry with Prof Edward Walker (Sociology) and the UCSF Biomagnetic Imaging Laboratory with Prof Sri Nagarjan (Radiology). Valuable skills in accurate data entry, data filtering and analysis, and statistical evaluations are transferrable across many...
University of California, Los Angeles - Current Undergrad, Political Science
Lyndsey ...Through the classes I took, I became interested in learning and motivation. I believe that education is extremely important, but learning should also be fun! My approach to tutoring involves a lot of communication and listening – I try to figure out what the student understands and what the student needs help with. I hope to be able to inspire my students and help their academics improve so that they can achieve their goals and...
The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelors, Psychology, Economics
China ...studies. I have a BA in political science from Southwestern University. After graduation, I studied Mandarin Chinese for a year in Taiwan and then went backpacking through China. I can help you learn basic Mandarin Chinese (1 and 2), walk you through your political science studies, or bang out a killer essay. My two biggest priorities as a tutor are to teach you the *practical* skills you need to master your subject, and to give...
Southwestern University - Bachelors, Political Science
University of Texas at Austin - Current Grad Student, Global Policy Studies
Tom I have a passion for learning and for helping others to learn! Started teaching undergrad courses in 1991...began tutoring in 1999 and received a tutoring award from the University of Pennsylvania. I like to make hard subjects clear and easy to handle!... Usually it's part "get to know you." But then I ask them what is bothering them the most, and we start there. If we have to back up to review things, no problem; I am there to help. I try to remind students I am not their teacher or parent, and I am not judging them at all.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - PhD, Electrical Engineering
Lillian ...methods of teaching for all my subjects, particularly for my specialties—reading, writing, and test preparation. Due to my love of both learning and helping others, I am currently beginning a graduate degree in social work that will allow me to both expand my education and aid a greater amount of people. In my spare time, I enjoy reading and writing; playing the piano, violin, and ukulele; pet-sitting kittens or puppies; and trying adventurous foods.
The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelors, Psychology and Plan II Honors
Sharla ...own learning styles and catering to their needs. As a student in an Educational Technology Program, I tend to use technology as an aide to learning. I believe that learning should be interesting and enjoyable and that by maintaining motivation in learning, students are better able to retain information and learn more quickly. You will find Chinese to be fascinating and fun and learning it will become a life-long hobby. In my spare time, I...
Brigham Young University - BA, Mandarin Chinese
Paul ...can be created to address their needs. It is also imperative to focus on both reading and speaking, as well as Chinese typing or writing. We can create a customized course to address your learning needs (I.E. heavier focus on reading, specific subject vocabulary, etc). Due to my professional experience in China, I would be happy to help with learning business Chinese. I am also excited to advise students on Chinese cultural/historical elements, and give...
George Washington University - BA, Asian Studies & International Affairs
New York University - MS, Chinese Translation