"English, Writing, and History Tutor"
I have been a student of American history for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid I read and re-read a book that gave the biographies of all the presidents (going up to Lyndon Johnson). I have read dozens of books dealing with different facets of American history, from biographies of figures like Thomas Jefferson and Malcom X to one of Woodward's recent books on the Iraq war. In addition I have spent many hours viewing aspects of American history through the PBS series, "The American Experience," You will find in me an enthused and involved tutor of American history. ... More
government & politics
Very patient and personable with my son. Saw an immediate difference in study habits. He knows how to engage and keep his interest. My son's confidence is elevated and he really enjoys working with Tapi. I highly recommend!
Trecia R. from Somerville, MA
"Expert Tutoring in Advanced Math"
When the Babylonians invented Algebra a few millenia past, little did they know that it would be used by millions of people on seven continents.
The word 'algebra' is actually derived from the name of the Arabic method presented in a textbook written in Baghdad about 1200 years ago.
Most students are familiar with solving for the unknown in basic arithmetic. Algebra takes this a step further by offering a sytematic way of solving real-life problems and calculating unknown quantities.
The majority of students encounter two problems in this subject: trouble with word problems and insufficient m ... More
Daniel helped my daughter prepare for the SAT Physics Subject Test. In the short amount of time that she had, he assisted her in reviewing the areas that she was weaker in and provided her with additional practice problems, helping her work through them. Daniel did a great job of explaining concepts to her rather than just giving her answers to questions she did not understand. He was very patient and was truly willing to help.
Shah K. from Westwood, NJ
"SAT/ACT, Chemistry, Physics, and Calculus Specialist"
The costs of college have never been greater, and they are expected to continue growing. Further, admittance into the best colleges is more competitive today than at any point in the past century. Investing in your student's education now might net them a handsome scholarship, and a more flexible future. If student loans will be necessary to pay for college, your student (and quite possibly, the cosigner) are especially vulnerable post-graduation.
STEM fields have been touted as the future o... ... More
"Hi! I tutor in Latin, History, Music, SAT and ACT prep."
I am a graduate of the State University of New York at Fredonia. I received my Bachelor of Arts Degree cum laude with majors in Music Applied, concentration in classical guitar performance, and in Western History. While studying at Fredonia I often led study groups for undergraduates in music theory, guitar performance, and U.S. and European History. Currently, I attend Fordham University in New York City and am preparing for graduate studies in classical languages, classical literature, and ... ... More
"ABA therapist for Children with Autism"
I have a masters degree in special education and hold a NYS teaching certificate. I use the principals of verbal behavior and errorless teaching to deliver a fast-paced and highly motivating method of academic instruction. I also cultivate a child's motivation and ability to communicate by having students mand (express needs and desires) during play and academic instruction.
My work experience and training with the Concord Road Elementary School in Ardsley, NY, has given me the skills and knowledge to work with verbal and non-verbal children. I am comfortable using a variety of communicat ... More
"Praxis Help Here!"
Hi. My name is Jill. I am currently getting my Master's Degree in General Childhood Education and Special Education. I graduated Rutgers Honors College with a 3.8 cumulative GPA and I currently go to Bank Street College and have a 3.85 cumulative GPA. I am a Teaching Assistant at a Gifted and Talented public school in NYC and once I finish my degree, I will have my own classroom. I am a very thorough and organized tutor. I make sure all of my students do well and feel confident before goi... ... More
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