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
"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
"(English) Reading/Writing > Tutor"
I am currently an undergraduate at Queens College, pursuing a BA in English. I hold an associate degree in Education, with a concentration on Secondary Ed. I have a strong passion for English, both as an academic subject, as well as a practical tool for continual development. I have a sufficient amount of experience tutoring writing, from (9-12) high school level to basic college (101).
I love tutoring because it allows me the platform to assist fellow students like myself in their academi... ... More
"Elementary Math, English, and Adobe Photoshop Tutor"
I have spent the last year and a half working for an organization that is an education-based non-profit geared toward tutoring and mentoring students from 3rd to 10th grade in order to keep them on track to graduate from high school, thus combating the dropout crisis sweeping the nation. As a result, I have experience in delivering high-quality interventions to students on the 3rd grade level and am highly qualified to tutor in math and English language arts.
During college I majored in c... ... 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
"English & History Tutor"
Hi, my name is Eugene. I am currently an undergraduate student at Williams College, planning to major in History. I enjoy music, literature, and movies and shows. I am an avid follower of politics and public policy, as well as economics and the stock market. I have experience tutoring through a program that I myself went through as a middle and high school student, Prep for Prep. I have tutored through that program for about a year, specifically in history and English.
I enjoy tutoring be... ... More