Suzanne is very patient, and I am a slow learner. So far, problems in resolving some confusion have popped up on my pc, revealing formatting that neither Suzanne nor I had ever encountered before. Suzanne tries very hard to research and resolve these unexpected problems, both when they occur, and also in preparation for the next lesson.
Sue Ann V. from Astoria, NY
"Summer 2014 Tutoring in History, Reading, Writing, English, and German"
Currently I am pursuing my PhD in modern European history, with a focus on the WWII period. In addition to my years of history coursework as both an undergraduate and graduate student, I am a Teaching Assistant in my current history department. Courses I have assisted professors with, and taught lecture or discussion components in, include a survey of modern European history (French Revolution to present), the history of Nazi Germany, Europe 1914-45, and the social and intellectual history of Europe. I regularly hold office hours at Stony Brook to assist students enrolled in these courses. ... More
I was shocked at how fast the hour passed. I was anxious at the start. Heidi praised me on my strengths and found my weaknesses. Corrections were given in such a nice and matter of fact way that I was never made to feel uncomfortable or awkward.
Barbara M. from Coventry, RI
"Experienced Spanish Teacher with Cert. in Social Studies"
My name is Heidi, and I am a Spanish teacher with a Master's degree in Spanish and eight years of experience teaching middle school students. I believe language is connected to everything, and love finding new and exciting ways to make learning language relevant, fun, and accessible to students. As a teacher, I am trained in a variety of methodologies and understand the value in finding the style that works best for you.... ... More
"Eliza - A Chemistry Tutor"
I have been tutoring others since early high school in math, English, and chemistry. In college my strength in chemistry prompted the department to hire me as a Workshop Facilitator (Problem Based Learning Instructor) for the general chemistry class. Working in this position for three years has allowed me to strengthen not only my depth of understanding of the various subject matters, but also my understanding of learning techniques and styles. It is important to me to encourage students in t... ... More
"Experienced Mathematics, GED, and SAT Tutor"
Hi, my name is Curtis. I have been teaching and tutoring mathematics for over twenty years. Starting in high school in Connecticut and continuing through my college days at Cornell, I have enjoyed helping others to better understand mathematics in order to improve their test-taking experiences. I find it very rewarding to see the individual success that each of my students has gained through our tutelage. My range of math expertise spans from pre-algebra and basic math up to pre-calculus and... ... More
Michelle was very professional. She is excellent at communicating with the parent and providing feedback. She is very transparent about her goals and how she plans to accomplish them. My child was definitely comfortable with her and enjoyed his experience. She comes across as extremely capable and knowledgeable. I appreciate her willingness to travel to us and do what she can to prepare my child for kindergarten. Look forward to future sessions.
Christie C. from Willimantic, CT
"Experienced Teacher (all subjects K-6) and Published Children's Author"
If you are looking for a K-6 grade tutor, I would love the opportunity to work with your child! I am a former middle school teacher who taught at a private school in Massachusetts before beginning my career as a published children's author. I also home schooled all three of my children from first grade through high school. In addition, I earned a bachelor's degree from Bryant University, and graduated from a two year Bible college program. I have also taken numerous CE courses at ACSI (As... ... More
"Young, Energetic, and Knowledgable Tutor"
Hi! My name is Rachel and I am a recent graduate of Sacred Heart University. In 2012, I received my Bachelor's Degree in Spanish and English from the University of Connecticut. In December 2013, I received my Master's Degree in Teaching from Sacred Heart University. I have a passion for teaching and I love to help students in many ways possible! I have past experience tutoring and teaching.... ... More