"Retired Editor and Professor with Ph.D. from Columbia tutoring English"
For over twenty years, teaching has been my way to share my love of writing and of literature. I graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in English from Smith College, and then received my Ph.D. from Columbia University. Five years of experience in publishing at Random House honed my proof-reading and editorial skills. My background in writing informs my teaching: my book on Confessional Poetry was published by Macmillan and I am at work on a novel about the Salem Witch Trials. I have taug... ... More
"Patient, Understanding and Friendly PC Support Technician and Trainer"
I can help with basic and intermediate computer skills along with Windows XP/VISTA/7, MS Office - (Word/Excel/PowerPoint) Basic/Intermediate, Mozilla Firefox/Explorer, Yahoo/Gmail and Wireless Networking. ... More
He is courteous, punctual, importantly has great command of the English Writing. Peter H. is a great tutor. He teaches my son very well. My son is in high school tells me that Mr. H. is a tough tutor as well- as he grades his work very hard. I like it how he tries to make my son to improve his writing skill, so he is well prepared for college. He is well-versed in literature as well. Overall, I think Mr. H. is a great tutor.
Shailesh P. from Wallington, NJ
"PETER ~ (MFA) University Professor and Published Writer "
I am a mature, forty-five year old Professor, with a Master of Fine Arts in Playwriting, who has substantial experience in motivating students to achieve specific and obtainable academic goals. I am currently transitioning into being a Full-Time Tutor in the northern New Jersey area.
This past year, I have been employed as:
- a Rutgers University Part-Time Lecturer - 4 Expository Writing Courses (3 credits each)
- a Centenary College Adjunct Professor - 2 Theater Appreciation Courses (... ... More
"BA Psychology, MA Cognitive Psychology, Certified Latin Instructor."
I am a Certified Teacher of the Latin Language from Montclair State University, with a GPA of 3.7. My experience includes one year of full time teaching Middle School at Glenfield School, Montclair, NJ; two years of part time teaching at the Renaissance School in Montclair and the Classical Academy in Clifton and five years of full time teaching at Elizabeth High School and Science Park High School in Newark, NJ. Textbooks used are Ecce Romani, Cambridge Latin, Latin for Americans, Jenney ... ... More
Mark although extremely knowledgeable can be kind of intimidating. It would be more helpful if he was more instructional. Many times he assumes that the student has certain information which they may or may not have. I think he needs to assume that the student knows less rather than more. He is extremely nice and accommodating.
Lisa J. from Cedar Grove, NJ
"Teacher Mark's Expert Tutorials in Biological Sciences"
Biology is one of the three most important branches in science. I have been a dedicated, highly recognized, and outstanding teacher of the biological sciences for twenty plus years; highly experienced in anatomy, physiology, pathology, cell biology, genetics, molecular biology, zoology, environmental sciences, and microbiology, to name only a few branches of the biological sciences I have taught.
I have worked with Nobel Prize winners at Cold Spring Harbor Institute, and the State University... ... More
I had several lessons with Kevin and he is a wonderful teacher. He is very knowlegeable in the subject as well as a flexible with time and place. Thanks Kevin.
JACKIE N. from Verona, NJ
"MIT Ph.D. Passionate Organic Chem, Chem, Physics, MCAT/DAT, Math Tutor"
The concepts in Algebra 1 are essential to future success in High School and the Sciences. I help students gain confidence in math concepts and problem solving and enjoy seeing students succeed with this material. ... More