Award-Winning SAT Reading Tutors in University of Louisville, KY
Sterling ...or breaking the student out of their own limited worldview and encouraging them to adopt a very different perspective, my methods can be very effective because I seek to connect the material to the student's own experiences and interests. Without that connection, there can be no motivation and without motivation there can be no learning.
University of North Florida - Bachelors, Political Science
University of Louisville - Masters, Political Science
Nelson ...behind the question before explaining the steps to answering the question itself. Even for questions that my students answered correctly, I ask students to explain to me why their chosen answer choices are correct - and often they are unable to do so, which provides the opportunity to expand understanding. At the end of every...
UC Berkeley - Bachelors, Classics
Patrick ...experienced tutor and educator with more than 20 year of experience, and in that time I've developed techniques to make the material understandable. I've led test prep courses for Kaplan for the GMAT, SAT, ACT, and GRE and was also a Kaplan teacher-trainer, so I was entrusted to teach other test prep professionals best practices....
University of Louisville - Bachelors, Mathematics
University of Louisville - Masters, MBA
Diane ...I worked as a nanny for over 8 years before I had my own child. I am quite familiar with being around children and encouraging them to grow. I have never had a student under my instruction not succeed, which is an accomplishment I am quite proud of. My students walk away from the classroom...
Bellarmine University - Bachelors, English
Northern Kentucky University - PhD, Law/ Juris Doctor
Joel I am an experienced teacher, coach and tutor with a passion for helping students improve through better understanding the material, reading between the lines of the test questions, and mastering the tactics and strategies particular to each test that will lead to the best possible score. ... I apply the Socratic method to all learning situations. I assess where a student is, and ask the right questions to facilitate the next step.
University of Louisville - Bachelors, Philosophy
University of Louisville - Masters, MBA
Gregory ...is Greg, and I am delighted to be your tutor! I have experience in essay writing and literary analysis, and I am here to help you develop your paper-writing skills! I have experience teaching both grade school and high school students, and have taught college-level seminars. I live in Louisville with my wife and three...
Swarthmore College - Bachelors, English Literature, Film & Media concentration
Anthony ...middle, and high school in Taipei, Taiwan, and two years teaching creative writing to undergraduates at the University of Notre Dame. As someone who has studied Mandarin Chinese for three years, I understand the difficulty of acquiring a new language and the importance of immersion in the language as opposed to rote memorization of vocabulary...
Marist College - Bachelors, English
University of Notre Dame - Masters, English
Elyse ...weekly lessons to 2nd and 4th graders during the first year of my program at Vanderbilt and then student taught in a fifth grade and a kindergarten. Although I enjoy teaching in all subjects, my favorites are Language Arts, Reading, Spanish and Science. I also provide ACT tutoring. I am qualified to tutor all subjects,...
Northwestern University - BA, Psychology (Spanish minor)
Vanderbilt University - M.Ed, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
Benjamin ...them. I am particularly passionate about aiding others in studying history and improving their writing skills; watching people find their own voice in their work is the key for the latter and invariably leads to improvements in the former. Outside of work and study, I am an avid sports blogger, amateur foodie, and frequent photographer.
Ariela ...tasks, so that they become comprehensible to someone who may not understand them the first time around. It is not just my success at standardized tests or in my classes that will make me a great tutor, but also this skill and enthusiasm about learning. I understand that sometimes, the way you package and organize...
University of Chicago - Current Undergrad, Theater & Performance Studies