Award-Winning SSAT Tutors in Prince George's County, MD
Laura ...experience, predominantly as a Math and Science tutor in most K-12 subjects, SSAT and SAT I & II Prep, as well as in College Level Organic and General Chemistry. Working with students and helping them succeed and overcome challenges is a very rewarding experience. I believe learning can be a fun process, and that hard work, dedication, and inspiration can make a huge difference in a student's life. My goal as a tutor is to...
University of California-Santa Barbara - BS, Microbiology
Georgetown University - MS, Biotechnology
Dennis ...I worked for two years working with my peers on both legal and academic writing. It taught me the patience and good humor needed to give students the confidence to excel as good writers. I can help students with any writing assignments including college essays. The steps for good writing are all about thinking and planning ahead no matter if you are a high school freshman or a Ph.D. candidate. I am also happy to...
Universtiy of Chicago - BA, Law Letters and Society
The George Washington University Law School - JD, Law
Morgan ...have worked with all ages, all types of students with learning disabilities, and all types of energy levels in the classroom. I have a sincere passion for teaching and have realized that many children fall behind and need that individualized attention in order to succeed. I went through tutors when I was in elementary school and it helped amazingly. I hope to do the same for more children out there. In my spare time I...
Hobart and William Smith Colleges - BA, Public Policy Health Care
State Certified Teacher
Katherine ...for the Palm Beach County School District with Exceptional Student Education. I have participated in after-school educational programs and interned as a camp counselor at Camp Endeavor, a non-profit educational summer camp for DHH children ages 7-17 in Dundee, FL. In my experience I have educated students with intellectual, emotional-behavioral, and specific learning disabilities; I address each of their needs through goals and interventions I create, modify and implement based upon individual assessment. I feel...
University of Central Florida - BA, Communication Sciences and Disorders
State Certified Teacher
Kekey ...taught reading programs such as SPIRE and Math programs such as All Hands on Math. In the reading program SPIRE, its focus is on Phonics, Phonemic Awareness, and Reading Comprehension. I would work with small groups and teach them how to read letters and blend words together in order to read. In the Math program, my focus was teaching basic skills such as adding and subtracting one and two digit numbers and multiplication. During my...
Morgan State University - BS, Mental Health Technology
John Hopkins University - MS, Special Education
Sarah ...spoke English as a second language and also had special needs. As I worked with him daily, his reading level increased ten levels and his math scores went from below average to earning over 80% in his final math testing that year. Trekking in Nepal with my husband was a highlight of 2014 and rescuing my first dog is something I look forward to in 2015. I also love to sing and cook.
University of Maryland-College Park - B.S., Elementary Education
Rayna ...on their own talents and a valuable self-worth instead of trying to meet someone else’s expectations, we can build students' confidence and academic success. We all have the right and responsibility to accept ourselves by defining who we are on our own terms and knowing what we stand for. This intricate balance can be achieved through increasing the availability and visibility of positive role models, advocating for participation in extracurricular activities, and educating students about...
Cornell University - B.S., Industrial & Labor Relations
Columbia Law School - J.D., Law
Erin ...American University. I plan to teach secondary Math in DC beginning with the 2014 - 2015 school year. I have been tutoring all through High School and College in an extremely wide range of subjects in Math. From Algebra I to higher level college Math, I am always excited to help students learn to love the Math they are studying and gain confidence in their abilities. I would hope that, in addition to getting the...
Cornell University - BA, Mathematics
Eric ...and what I am most passionate about. I believe that the greatest currency in life is knowledge and that one can never learn or know enough. It is this passion that I wish to share and spread the knowledge that I have gained and continue to gain throughout my own personal life. A strong foundation in STEM is of utmost importance in this fast paced technological era that we have found ourselves in.
SUNY Buffalo - BS, Mechanical Engineering
SUNY Buffalo - MS, Mechanical Engineering
Brett ...and anything to do with grammar! My teaching style is fluid; I like to incorporate other disciplines so that I can help my students develop their weaknesses by playing to their strengths. I believe strongly in the value of a liberal arts education, and I hope I can inspire students to think about how all academic subjects relate to each other. When I'm not working, I enjoy reading, translating, running, playing computer games, and playing...
Colby College - BA, Classics