"Math/Science/Writing Tutor (Former teacher, current grad student)"
I am currently a full-time graduate student in the area of urbanization and food security at Yale University. I also have a B.S. in Geological Sciences/Biology from Brown University where I graduated magna cum laude. I am most comfortable tutoring in the areas of math, science and writing for high school students, but also feel comfortable with language arts and social studies for elementary/middle school aged children.
I have worked as a classroom science teacher for four years - one year... ... More
"Understand the language is the point, to speak in Spanish"
I have 7 years of experience teaching Spanish, and the methodology I use is as follows:
1. A conversational, interactive, hands-on approach.
2. Correct, up-to-date grammar and vocabulary, presented in conversational contexts for easier retention.
3. Student-centered classes designed with your success in mind so you learn what you need and prefer to learn.
4. Stimulating visual and hearing aids: posters, music, CD's, etc. ... More
So hard when our schedules don't allow us to meet as regularly as we would like but Rebecca keeps moving forward at a reasonable pace and challenge, esta muy bueno!
Carbery C. from Lebanon, CT
"Languages of Europe and South America Tutoring"
To the students who are looking for tutoring in French who might be having trouble, I provide guidance in the typical French one encounters in the classroom, as well as outside the box teaching for those students who find the classroom boring. I present the material in a way that each student can understand. To those interested in learning the language for fun or business, I incorporate current culture into my lessons to both teach the language in both colloquial and formal settings, as well as educating the student on the cultures of those who speak French. ... More
"Helping success happen"
I have a teaching certification that allows me to teach K-12 special education Connecticut. I also have a teaching certification in social studies and History grades 7 through 12. I am currently a teacher and have been for 17 years. I work for a school that is part of Yale University's Department of Psychiatry. ... More
government & politics
Mr John W. exhibited a very high level of professionalism during my first tutoring experience. His knowledge and experience about statistics was amazing. He was indeed beyond expectation.
Osman T. from Feasterville Trevose, PA
"All levels of math, statistics, music, and chemistry, plus many others"
I received a minor in music as an undergraduate with an overall GPA of 3.67 in music classes. I have experience with voice and piano, and music theory, analysis, and composition. Unfortunately, an auto accident has resulted in nerve damage in my hands, so I am not able to play well anymore, however, I received my piano lessons from professors who graduated from Juilliard. I have passed the certification exam for music theory on WyzAnt. ... More
I appreciated Colin's prompt appearance at our meeting location, his relaxed energy, and his multi-disciplinary understanding of my agenda.
I also appreciated his expedient correspondence as well as his follow-up with answers to technical questions he couldn't provide during our session.
I look forward to learning more from him!
Sarah Jane L. from Seekonk, MA
"Classically Trained Localvore Chef, and Photographer"
I use Photoshop and related tools daily in my constant practice as a freelance photographer. I was working as a photographer's assistant to Carolyn Ross during the fall and winter. I am a lifelong photographer and was trained in the use of photography and digital SLR photography at Clark University in 2010-2011 by Frank Armstrong and Rachel Loischild. ... More
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