Award-Winning SAT Reading Tutors in Carmel Arts & Design District, IN
David ...programs at Cornell and Harvard that allowed high school students to work in university laboratories; ultimately he went to Berkeley, then medical school and is now a neurosurgeon. I am proud that I had something to do with 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...
The University of Texas at Austin - BS, Molecular Biology
University of California-San Diego - MS, Biology
Zachary ...students in two areas: test preparation and homework/organizational help. I feel most accomplished with my work with students preparing for the ACT. In one on one sessions, I help students recognize and remember strategies that are helpful across various tests. I have extensive experience helping students identify their own strengths with the goal of applying these skills and improving weak areas. I also have experience tutoring middle and high school academic subjects, primarily in math...
Ball State University - BA, Psychology
Spencer ...years as an educator, however, I am beginning to understand what is effective in alleviating this problem at the individual level. I strive to create a classroom that is a safe place for positive self expression where there is a joy in learning. More im-portantly, I strive to be a stable and supportive authority figure for youth who have, in the past, been let down. Currently, the achievement gap dictates that the quality of one’s...
Wabash College - Bachelors, Political Science
Marian University - Masters, English Education
Braxton ...minor in Mathematics, in December 2011. I'm currently a Process Assistant at an Amazon warehouse, which is like an assistant manager. My job is interesting, active, and varied, but I missed tutoring and want to make math and other subjects as easy as possible to approach and grasp for students. With the right time and a commitment to tailoring a tutoring style for the person being assisted, any student can pass their classes and retain...
Indiana University-Bloomington - Bachelors, Political science
Andria I am the mother of two adults, who will always be my kids in my heart. I also have three dogs who make me smile every day and a husband who wants to be Superman. I enjoy painting, yoga, reading, watching tv, gardening, cooking and a good cup of tea. ... In a first session I would try to find out the student's goal and assess what their current strengths and weaknesses are in regard to that goal.
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis - Bachelors, Paralegal Studies
Butler University - Current Grad Student, Communication
Kelly I am a recent graduate of Indiana University-Bloomington, where I majored 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 dog. ... Learn by doing.
Indiana University-Bloomington - Bachelors, Political Science, Mandarin Chinese
Rachel Hello, I am a third year teacher in an Indianapolis private school. I specialize in English Language arts and teaching English to non-native speakers. I have a license to teach grades 5-12 between the states of Ohio and Indiana, as I attended college in Ohio. I love reading , learning, animals, and the outdoors. ... Dr. Seuss wrote, and I agree, that "A person's a person, no matter how small." Any student with the willingness and ambition to learn should have a leader to facilitate that learning. I'd like to be that person for whoever is interested in English!
University of Dayton - Bachelors, AYA ELA 7-12
University of Dayton - Masters, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Endorsement
Richard ...and Forensics I prefer to tutor social sciences and language arts courses because I believe a solid understanding of communication and social issues is fundamental to our society's growth and development. As a tutor, I try to identify the strengths and motivations of my students in order to find out ways to help students identify with the subject matter. I find that identification of the material with concrete examples or applications makes any subject more...
Georgetown University - Bachelors, International Politics
Loyola University-New Orleans - Masters, Law
Megan ...I am a grant writer for a non-profit education company here in Indianapolis. My main job as an English teacher for JIKS was to prepare high school students for the TOEFL iBT. I have my TEFL license, I graduated from James Madison University in Virginia, USA in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Minor in Creative Writing. I love to bake, do yoga, ride my bike, walk my dog, watch films,...
James Madison University - Bachelors, English
Sarah ...an EMT. In my free time, I enjoy boxing, volunteering, and spending time with my family. Prior to medical school, I worked for several years for a test preparation company teaching and tutoring the SAT. My tutoring strategies are tailored to each student and subject, but often involve building the student's confidence through practice questions and test-taking strategies. Going into a test feeling confident can make a world of difference! I love seeing my student's...
Indiana University - Bachelors, Neuroscience
Indiana University School of Medicine - Current Grad Student, N/A