"Reading, writing, homework-help, test-prep, saxophone and guitar "
Growing up with my brother one-year older, I sometimes felt that I learned things one year ahead of all of my friends and classmates because he was always there to teach and help me learn. Through tutoring students, I provide this same sense of value, perspective, and encouragement.
In Connecticut I am certified to teach English in grades 7-12. As a private professional tutor, I complement regular classroom instruction with a focus on the individual student. Students have talents and aspi... ... More
"Math from Algebra to Calculus, Trig, Programming, SAT, GED "
Bringing people to a new and clear level of understanding is in my nature and something I look forward to. I look for the current level of my students to see what they need to bring them up to speed, or to mastery.
I have over 210 College credits in Math, Computer Science and Liberal Arts subjects. With over 20 years in the IT field I have worked for many well known corporations as well as private consulting, in programming, troubleshooting and research, both in the US and abroad. Have ... ... More
"Certified Educational Leader and Mom!"
Phonics instruction involves hearing and manipulating sounds in language. Phonics instruction may have an exploratory introduction that is followed by explicit direct instruction and embedded application.
As an elementary teacher, phonics instruction is an integral part of my literacy curriculum. Phonics instruction is delivered to the whole class according to the Common Core State Standards, in small group instruction during guided reading and one on one based on individualized needs. In each case, a particular sound is identified, explored and then practiced through reading and writing. ... More
"Middle School and High School Math Tutor"
I have experience in tutoring Pre-Algebra for struggling high school freshman. In addition, my thesis for my master's was based on teaching Pre-Algebra. ... More
Eve is very patient and professional. My son's writing and organizational skills have vastly improved since working with her. He seems more confident in his ability to get through his work and is proud of the end product. Eve is knowledgeable, caring, and compassionate, and truly wants to bring out the best in your child academically while fostering a love for learning.
Gina D. from Westport, CT
"A Tutor Who Cares! Expert Test Prep, Essay Writing and Algebra!"
I am a Connecticut certified teacher and have taught and tutored algebra for the past six years. At Bedford Middle School I successfully taught 6th, 7th, and 8th graders algebra and math study skills. I have also tutored high school students in algebra 1 for the past 6 years. One of my strengths is that I can always find another way to explain math concepts if my student is having trouble with the way I explain something. Because math is concrete and conceptual at the same time, there are many ways to delve into concepts of algebra, thus many ways to trigger understanding. ... More
"Versatile, Student-Centered Mathematics Tutor"
As an individual with broad undergraduate mathematics experience, an advanced degree in education, and formal experience assisting and tutoring students in various subject areas, I am an ideal fit for a student or parent searching for a knowledgeable, student-oriented tutor. Liberally educated and well-versed in a number of academic disciplines, my specialties are any and all areas of middle and high school mathematics, including prealgebra, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, calc... ... More