"Creative, young scientist seeks biology tutor opportunities"
To Whom this may concern:
I am an entomologist (a person who studies insects) that is transitioning to teaching biology. I am currently enrolled in the Alternate Route to Certification Program, ARC, which is a Connecticut Higher Education program that prepares professionals in their subject area to transition to teach in their area of expertise. My experience as a co-teacher in a middle school classroom, a private tutor, a substitute teacher and a teacher at a summer science camp have pr... ... More
"For the love of Science!"
In 1994 I was diagnosed with ADD. I graduated from high school in 1998 and have since gone on to receive my B.S. and M.A. During my student teaching internship (fall 2011) I worked directly with 10-14 students with ADD/ADHD. These personal experiences have prepared me to work with students with a variety of learning disabilities. ... More
I recently decided that I wanted to go back to school to allow me to broaden my future job opportunities. I am originally from Russia and have been in the United States for about fourteen years. While able to carry on an English conversation, when it comes to reading and writing, my skills are somewhat limited. I knew I needed to look for help.
After doing some internet searches, I came across WyzAnt. I spent some time reviewing the profiles of the English tutors in my area and decided to email three of them to see if any might be an appropriate fit. After careful consideration, I decided on Christy and couldnâ€™t be more pleased. Christyâ€™s prompt and professional response, especially the fact that she took the time to carefully read the finer points in my rather long email, sealed the deal for me.
During our initial consultation, Christy took extensive notes and listened intently to me as I explained exactly what I was looking to accomplish. When I finished, we together worked on a plan of attack. Improving my reading comprehension and speed, along with developing the proper mechanics in my writing were put on top of the list. Also, knowing that I will likely be required to take some form of admissions exam or standardized test in the near future, we have been working on my vocabulary, including roots, prefixes and suffixes.
Christy and I have been meeting once a week for ninety minutes since May. She provides me with homework each week, which we go over at the start of our next session before moving on to new material. That review at the beginning of our lesson has also helped to improve my conversational English.
Christy is always well prepared and punctual for our lessons. Any necessary communications between lessons have been easily accomplished through email, cell phone and text. Christy is not only knowledgeable and professional in what she does she is also a very compassionate person who is supportive and wants to see me achieve my goals.
I highly recommend Christy.
Inna K. from New London, CT
"Reading, Writing, and ACT, ASVAB, ESL, GED, GRE, PRAXIS, SAT"
I am a certified English Teacher with special love for grammar. I diagram sentences for fun! If you need proofreading, syntax, or punctuation help, look no further. ... More
"Physics and Mathematics Tutor Essex CT"
I have a master's in physics and bachelor's in chemistry and mathematics. I worked for North East Utilities for 20 years teaching computers. I have written 12 manuals on various computer subjects. My big passion is studying mathematics and physics. I love the logic of mathematics and I love the precision of physics. I am retired now but find that I would like to help others find the joy in mathematics and physics that I do. I look forward to going on this journey with you!
Algebra 1, A... ... More
"Elementary/Middle School Tutor Specializing in Art"
I am a graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a Bachelor's degree in Marketing. Because of the various classes I have taken throughout my college career, I have been able to design and manage my personal art website and travel blog. I have been interested in art as far back as I can remember. When I was eight, I began developing that interest into a passion by taking art classes outside of school at the Newport Art Museum in Newport, RI. At 12, I started taking drawing and painting class... ... More
"Connecticut Teacher Available for Tutoring"
Hello, I'm Cristina! Thank you for visiting my profile where I will tell you about my education experience and background.
I attended Boston College, a competitive university located in Chestnut Hill, MA ranked #22 Top U.S College by Forbes in 2016. I graduated in 2012 with a B.A. in Philosophy and a minor in Hispanic Studies. I received the Master of Education in 2016 from Southern Connecticut State University of New Haven, CT, historically renowned for its production of teachers. I ha... ... More