Daniel helped my son review a chapter on geometry for a test the next day and he ended up getting a B, an improvement over his past few grades. He was very patient, helpful and knowledgeable about the subject.
Janet C. from Miami, FL
"Software Engineer & Teacher for Programming and Math Tutoring"
Hi! I am a Full-Stack Developer with years of experience teaching and tutoring. I currently work at a start up, where I work with Ruby on Rails and ReactJS. I have a B.A. from Wesleyan University in Mathematics and Philosophy and a completed the Web Development Immersive course at General Assembly, where I am currently a TA.
For over a decade, I've been teaching in many different contexts; I've conducted one-on-one sessions, worked at a learning center, taught in-classroom, taught online... ... 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
How is life treating you? I am Valmiki, lover of the science. I will be graduating in June with my Bachelor's in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering as well as my Master's in Chemical Engineering from New York University. I have been tutoring professionally for 5 years, but I've always enjoyed helping my peers, providing I have mastery of the material. I believe we have only gotten as far as we have because we had someone to pass on their knowledge. It is therefore my duty to do the same. I... ... 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
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
I feel she could be a little more prepared with materials to bring. After completed homework with my son, I still have to make corrections.
Trisha L. from Brooklyn, NY
"I'm a life long learner and want to help find fun in learning"
I am currently pursuing a Masters of Fine Arts in Dramatic Writing from New York University. Prior to this I worked in Public Health, working in breast and cervical cancer prevention and education. I have a Masters of Public Health from Indiana University. I studied International Affairs at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. I am an avid reader, and an excellent writer. I have studied early childhood development, and have worked with children who are autistic and have other special needs.... ... More