My name is Katie and I am highly qualified in tutoring. I moved to NY 3 yrs ago and have been teaching, tutoring, and case managing as a mental health counselor. I have experience with ESL students and have a master's in psychology and behaviorism. I have also taught special needs children successfully, for a few years, at the preschool level.
I have helped numerous children obtain certificates as well as passing the NYS exams needed for several grades. I have several years' teaching expe... ... 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
"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
"QuickBooks, Accounting, Math, English"
Education plays a vital role in achieving personal growth and future success. However, it can be challenging at any level. You may have a young child who is just starting elementary school, or an older child who is about to graduate high school, or maybe you are a college student who is cramming for finals, or an adult who just wants to learn that one skill which will help you get ahead. Fortunately, I overcame the challenges I faced, and, as a result, I have had a successful career. With ... ... More
Athina is a great Greek tutor! I am at a complete beginners level and she has been so refreshing. I've yet to be overwhelmed!
Aundrea K. from New York, NY
"Passionate Tutor of Modern & Ancient Greek and Latin."
I am a passionate tutor of Greek (modern & ancient) and Latin with a bachelor's degree in Classical Philology from University of Athens and a master's degree in Greek Language and Literature (modern and ancient) from University of Cyprus. My mother tongue is Greek and I have extensive experience in teaching children and adults in both Greek and Latin. I can help you learn the modern Greek language in an enjoyable and effective way, combining the Greek civilization with everyday life. I can a... ... More