"French for France fans"
I acquired my entire primary and high education in a French school. I have earned a Bachelor of Arts in Bilingual Studies (French/English and some Spanish as a third language), and also studied German for few months while in college. My interest in languages is maximal. I started tutoring during my junior year of college. My first group was composed of primary and high school students, and the disciplines ranged from mathematics to natural sciences, including French, English, Spanish. I helpe... ... More
Being unfamiliar with Excel, I was finding a graduate school accounting class impossible.
Yang walked me though the exercises patiently. He is an outstanding teacher and I'm looking forward to our next session.
I couldn't recommend him more highly.
Tracy Q. from New York, NY
"UPenn Triple Major - Excel / Finance / Accounting / Interview Prep"
I have always loved to read and write, and actually still remember most if not all of the words I learned for the SAT verbal. I go through dozens of news articles a day, and occasionally reread a classic or two to help build and maintain my vocabulary. I am happy to pass on tips about how to remember large quantity of words and also how to eliminate incorrect choices on a test even if you are not sure of what the right answer could be. In terms of qualifications, I have scored 800 on the SAT Verbal, and the SAT II exams in Literature and Writing. I also scored a 5 on the AP English Literature ... More
I can't say enough about John. He's just remarkable. He's pulled our son's grades up, our son really likes him (very important) and he even gave me a session so i could understand what my son is doing enough to help him, too.
Caroline L. from Hoboken, NJ
"Private School Teacher, Ivy League Tutor!"
During high school for approximately 2 years, I had been tutoring as a volunteer for grades 1-5 in math, science and English in a Hartford, Connecticut public elementary school. After graduation, I had been working as a private tutor for elementary (K-6th) students in the Northern NJ area. I currently tutor one student in elementary school for general reading, math and science. Previously, I have tutored 3 elementary school students in everything from general science to reading comprehension to Spanish review. I also currently volunteer with a non-profit organization called Paterson Education ... More
"Inspirational and Friendly Math, Science, and English Tutor"
As a tutor, our job is normally secondary to the teacher's. The teacher's job is to cover a certain amount of material in a given amount of time, making sure all students do their best. The tutor's job is to go over this material with usually just one student and further elaborate on this material. Sometimes, tutors realize that a particular student may be incredibly intelligent but may not organize notes well or know exactly what to material to focus on. That is where tutors can teach study skills. Study skills may include knowing how to read and outline technical textbooks or speed study Pow ... More
Helped me through a slog of topics the class had moved on from yet I still failed to fully comprehend.
E.J. M. from New York, NY
"German Tutoring from a German"
My name is Nooshi and I would love to help you learn the German language. I know it is a hard language to learn! However, I am very good at putting myself in my students' shoes and looking at the difficulties students may come across. I too have been a language student ( I speak Spanish and French as well) and understand the struggles of learning a different language ;))
So believe me! Learning German can be fun and it is not as hard as you may think! So give yourself a nudge... ... More
"Effective English, ESL/ESOL, and TOEFL Tutor"
The area of tutoring English as a second language (ESL) involves teaching and aiding the student in all aspects of the English language, including reading, writing, and conversational use. An ESL student's primary native language is one other than English and usually seeks additional tutelage to further understand other material that utilizes the English language. Depending on what each student's native language is, tutoring ESL may have varied paces. Students whose native tongue is a romance language will often have the easiest time in picking up English due to the languages' similarities, wh ... More
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