"I care about the success of your student!"
Regarding my writing knowledge, teaching experience, and dedication, I have a B.A. in Communications and Literature from City College in NYC, am a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and have been with The International Women's Writing Guild for over 15 years.
I'm also a board member of Church Street Community Services in Waterbury, CT where we help 'at risk' students in the Greater Waterbury area to succeed in school.
And, most recently, I've been hired as an education assistant and w... ... More
I can see why he was accepted to Yale. Michael is a highly qualified tutor as he is incredibly smart and very thoughtful in his approach to working with his students. He is the perfect match for my son who is a high achieving student yet really struggles with writing-- creatively -- and having majored in literature, Michael was able to help him immensely. I am sure that Michael will be able to help students of many levels and in numerous subjects. If anyone is looking to hire someone to help their child in English, writing, editing, and Spanish. he's your guy!
Sophie K. from Mill Valley, CA
"Michael R--Experienced Yale grad: English, math, Spanish, test prep"
Hi, and welcome to my Wyzant profile.
My name is Michael. I am a full-time, career tutor based in San Francisco. I am a graduate of Yale University (B.A. comparative literature â€™14) with seven years of tutoring experience. I work with middle and high school students on SAT, ACT, and SSAT preparation; college essay composition; and academic Spanish and English. I was valedictorian of my high school class, achieved a five on all of my AP exams, and have 99th percentile scores on the SAT and... ... More
"Foreign Language Tutor"
I am Italian-American and grew up speaking Italian. In High School and College, i focused nearly all my efforts on languages and speak French, Italian, Spanish, German, Dutch, Swedish as well as Asian Languages, Mandarin and Japanese. I have been a translator and have translated from 27 languages into English and French.
My studies took me to several countries - I lived in France for over 5 years, and have a degree from the University of Normandy; in Germany, I studied at the Goethe I... ... More
"Experience art teacher and professional book illustrator"
I have been a high school art teacher for over 13 years. I have a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. degree in Painting and have been a successful professional illustrator for many years. I am an experience A.P. Studio Art Reader for College Board and have been one of about 125 art teachers nationally who score over 56,000 high school art portfolios each year.
I was a children's book illustrator and editorial illustrator for many years and have also been exhibited at the Smithsonian National Portrait G... ... More
"Professional SAT/ACT Tutor (5000+ hours experience)"
I have been tutoring for standardized tests since 2010. After graduating from Haverford College with a BS in molecular biology, I started a PhD program in biological anthropology at Yale University. I began tutoring for the SAT and ACT during that time for a local tutoring company in Connecticut, and I currently work full-time as an instructor. I have written questions for popular SAT apps, produced content for YouTube videos that provide tips and strategies for the SAT and ACT and have writt... ... More
"Yale Law Grad Specializing in Test Prep"
I'm a recent graduate from Yale Law School who grew up in the area and is staying here after graduation to start a business. While waiting for my bar examination results to get in, I'm doing tutoring for local kids studying for their SATs, LSAT, or other standardized tests. I'm also available to tutor on any subject for high school and college students looking for extra help or enrichment.
I have several years experience working with students on SAT prep.
I recently (within the past five ... ... More