"Math & Science Tutor"
Learning is a very personal experience, and as such I feel that it is best to tailor my tutoring style to fit the student's needs. That said, you really have to mesh well with your tutor, and I may not be the right fit for everyone. I know that there are many learning styles, and my own varies by subject. I also know that learning can be very frustrating; I found myself on more than on occasion feeling like the teacher wasn't answering the question I was trying to ask and I didn't know how to... ... More
"Ph.D. Biologist with special needs experience"
I am a Research Scientist working in the Biotechnology field. I have a lot of experience directing the younger scientists who work with me, as well as students and post-doctoral scientists. I work mostly in molecular biology, developing tests to detect the presence of a disease or infectious organism, such as bacteria and viruses.
I am also a mom, and have helped my 3 children (now graduated from high school) with their studies. One of my sons has an austism spectrum disorder, and... ... More
"Teacher Tom - Your Guide to Mastering English"
My name is Tom and I teach English and only English! I have been teaching English for 8 years. I have traveled around the world and taught in many countries: Japan, the Czech Republic, and Honduras. I have taught students from many countries: Russia, Ukraine, Guatemala, Mexico, Ghana, Burma, Vietnam, and Columbia - just to name a few. My experience gives me the ability to help you overcome any special challenges your native language may cause you in your quest to master the E... ... More
"Help is on the way"
My name is JosÃ© and I am originally from Cuba. I lived in Ecuador for 4 years and finish my degree in the University of Northwestern in St. Paul. MN. I have a son of 3 month old and I have been married for almost 4 years. Since I studied Math in Cuba, Social communication in Ecuador, and Journalist in United States, I have got experience by teaching to different audience, with includes adults and children. In Austin, I have been teaching GED for 6 years and basic ESL. In Ecuador, I used to wo... ... More
"Highly Qualified ELAR Teacher/Instructional Extraordinaire"
I am a English Language Arts & Reading and English as a Second Language teacher in grades 8-12. Prior to becoming a teacher, I worked in the customer service industry for over 12 years in customer contact centers and retail venues. Discovering I wanted more that just a job, I quit a management position and enrolled at Huston-Tillotons University Austin, earning my Bachelor of Arts in English Language Arts & Reading with a minor concentration in Secondary Education. Three years later, I we... ... More
"Biomedical subjects, including prep for MCAT and USMLE exams."
I have more than twenty years experience as a biomedical research scientist, and three years experience as a medical school educator. My duties as a medical school educator include being responsible for the student's education in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Cancer Biology, & Cell Biology.
My teaching duties in these areas have included course direction, large group teaching, case-based learning, tutoring of struggling students, and preparation for USMLE step 1 exams. I have... ... More