Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Shawnee Mission, KS
Laura ...I have studied Chinese language and culture for the last seven years and have extensive personal experiences and interests in the culture. My approach to teaching Mandarin Chinese is to start with what most Chinese teachers skip over: fundamentals. I emphasize the need to teach the fundamentals of grammar to allow an easier, clearer, and more natural progression in learning language and building new skills. I also believe that culture and language are inseparable and...
Missouri State University - BS, Chinese Language and Culture
Henry ...my classmates in the classes I am enrolled in and in the classes that I have already taken. I tutored students in calculus I and II, college algebra, and chemistry. I am currently a student tutor for my school TRIO Supportive Educational Services, and I am going to apply to be either a chemistry or a math teaching assistant. Also I am a student tutor for tutoring websites, and I tutored students from more than...
University of Kansas - Current Undergrad, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics
Michael ...into graduate school for engineering. My experience with tutoring began my freshman year of high school, when I started privately tutoring elementary school students in advanced math concepts, adding ACT/SAT test preparation to my repertoire during my senior year. I have taken 12 AP tests, including AP Latin and AP Physics B, and can tutor them on request; however I generally prefer to tutor ACT/SAT/PSAT test preparation and math, especially pre-collegiate competition mathematics. I have edited...
University of Kansas - BS, Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics
Robert We all learn differently. As Albert Einstein said, "Study is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think." Thomas Edison said only five percent of people think; another 10 percent think they think; and 85 percent would rather die than think. Let me help you be one of the five.... We all learn differently and at our own pace. Also, we often know more than we think we do. We just need to ask the right questions. Tutoring should be about identifying where a student is having problems, and then helping them devise their own strategies to address those problems and find answers on their own.
University of Kansas - Bachelors, History/Economics
London School of Economics - Masters, Economics
David ...recommended that I consider joining the Departmental Scholar Program based on academic standing and involvement in extracurricular activities, allowing me to simultaneously pursue my undergraduate degrees and a Master’s degree in East Asian Studies, area of specialization: China. In June 2012, I received my Master’s degree and dual majors in Economics and Chinese, while attaining a minor in Asian Humanities. I have been tutoring mathematics, economics, and Chinese since high school. Most students come to...
University of California-Los Angeles - B.A, Economics, Chinese
University of California-Los Angeles - M.A, East Asian Studies
Lian The Montessori philosophy, "individual, freedom within limits," is the teaching style that I adopt. Especially when teaching world languages, it is very hard to frame all students in the same box since each student's learning style is different. Knowing and observing a student's strengths and personally designing the teaching method based on each student's or parent's expectation is my goal.
Syracuse University - MS, Computer Science
Jing I have a master's degree in Electrical Engineering with a strong background in Math, Science and love for teaching. Chinese is my first language and I speak perfect Mandarin without any accent. I have experience tutoring students of all ages(K-college) in Math and Mandarin. I love watching my students grow and build confidence. My goal is to help my students get motivated to study and improve their problem-solving skills. ... I would identify the difficulty and determine whether or not we need to review again or take a fresh approach to the concept to be learned. I teach the student using different skills that he learned easily.
Stevens Institute of Technology - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
Stevens Institute of Technology - Masters, Electrical Engineering
Yuan Jing ...my goal has changed to be a teacher since I found I have a talent being a tutor while studying at Queens College in Flushing, NY. I have tutored in Mandarin to different age groups. Currently, I teach 5-12 grades Chinese at Livingston Chinese School in NJ. Honestly, I could always get some inspirations from those kids when I teach them Chinese. There is lots of enjoyable time between us. I love playing games. I...
BEi Jing Union University - BA, International Business
Chris ...Traffic Controller. I have been a tutor for 7-8 years now. Four years in an elementary school and 3-4 years as a private tutor. I tutor students from elementary school to college. I tutor all subjects for elementary and middle school, and Math for high school and college. I love Math the most because I love solving challenging questions and help student to understand different concepts both in school and outside in their life. I...
Joo Ree ...all ages in a variety of academic and test prep areas. I was raised in the U.S. and am a native English speaker with a diverse educational background. I attended preschool through 11th grade in the U.S. and received my high school (international baccalaureate) diploma from an international boarding school in Hong Kong. During college, I studied Mandarin Chinese and Korean. I completed 6 months of study abroad in South Korea. I have extensive 1:1...
Carleton College - Bachelors, Psychology
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Masters, Educational Psychology