Award-Winning SAT Reading Tutors in Old West Side, MI
William ...I would like to continue developing. It is such a joy for me to see the light of understanding in my students' eyes and be able to track their progress and academic achievements. I love the challenge of catering to each person's learning style and finding what works best for them. Let's learn together and...
Hazel ...Education Policy this fall. My teaching style is energetic and approachable and my students often tell me that I give very clear and direct explanations. I lead students to learn by encouraging them to speak up and ask questions so that I can always help them with the areas that they most need help in....
Ohio State University - BA, Political Science; Women's Studies
Elise ...of areas, including math, English, foreign languages, and philosophy. In addition, I'll be a teaching assistant for philosophy and logic classes at the Center for Talented Youth this summer, and my ultimate goal in life is to be a professor. I am passionate about helping students learn and look forward to teaching them.
Reed College - Bachelors, Philosophy
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - PhD, Philosophy
Vivien ...is intellectual curiosity and appreciation for the subject. I try to impart to my students a sense of discovery and joy in every session because I want them to feel as empowered and inspired by learning as I do. In my spare time, I enjoy practicing yoga, reading literary and philosophical texts, watching movies, keeping...
Illiana ...students to address many facets of their language and literacy, including vocabulary, writing, phonemic awareness, verbal organization, sentence structure, and reading comprehension. Additionally, I have advanced fluency in Russian and would be happy to offer tutoring services to beginning Russian learners or those looking for vacation Russian. Although the roles of a tutor and speech...
Douglas ...looking for opportunities to share problem solving experience with passionate students looking to overcome hurdles in math and science. In addition, as a recent graduate, I would like to help students picking and applying to colleges improve their SAT scores and maximize their chance for future success. I look forward to working with you!... Working backward toward what you fully understand is the first step in pushing understanding further.
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University of Michigan - Bachelors, Comparative Literature and Education
Michigan State Univestiy - PhD, Education Policy
Alec ...of high school-level subjects. I am an easygoing person with a lot of patience, and I have experience tutoring peers from my high school, as well as my younger sister. I love helping people understand new concepts and I strive to make material interesting to students, as I believe a vested interest in material can...
John ...try and keep explanations as simple and relatable as possible. I also believe in connecting with tutees as friends so that the tutoring experience is more relaxed than a classroom setting. I get strongly invested in the academic success of my tutees and the confidence they gain from the sessions we have.... I believe that every student has the ability to learn, and that each person has their own unique learning style. I feel in order to be the most effective teacher, I need to connect with each student and find what learning style works best for them as an individual.
University of Michigan-Dearborn - Bachelors, Political Science
University of Michigan-Dearborn - Masters, Public Policy
Michelle ...weak. Then we complete a variety of practice problems to familiarize the student with the format of the exam and the common tricky situations. I earned a PhD in biomedical engineering from The University of Michigan in 2013. I have since started a nonprofit organization which focuses on developing low-cost sustainable agriculture practices.... Practice leads to mastery.