When you are struggling to make the grade it is easy to feel like just giving up and throwing in the towel. However, with the help of an experienced tutor you could be well on your way to achieving not just a passing grade, but a truly impressive one! There are Ashland tutors available now to guide you through your course work and offer support on homework and assignments. So whether you are looking for someone to help you pass a particularly challenging class, or for someone to help prep you for an upcoming exam, check out local tutor listings now and put yourself on the road to success'i.
"Show Growth in Reading and Math - 1st-4th "
My expertise and passion for working with children started in my childhood. I am from a large family and was the neighborhood, teenage babysitter. I attended Henrico County Public Schools and graduated with a BS from Virginia Commonwealth University. I am certified K-4th and have twenty plus years teaching 2nd and 3rd graders. I remediate children in reading and math and challenge gifted students. I have tutored 1st-3rd graders at my school.
My approach is to work with students on th... ... More
When she doesn't know something she searches out the answer. I am always so impressed with all the work she does in researching questions and her patience with repetitive questions and asking her to repeat things a million times is extraordinary. Learning from Chava has been fun & so incredibly productive. As I probably said before, Chava is a joy to learn from.
Christie W. from New York, NY
"Adobe Creative Suite, Basic Computer Knowledge, English"
For close to a decade, I have been creating personal and professional graphics projects and Websites. I attended Touro College in Brooklyn, NY, where I earned the school's Desktop Publishing award and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Desktop Publishing; I also have a Master of Arts from Touro in Web and Multimedia Design. As an undergraduate, I began tutoring in the Adobe Creative Suite occasionally and later on a regular basis. I have now taught Adobe Photoshop, Dreamw... ... More
I've been working with Randy to improve my English skills for over two months. I'm very happy with the progress I've made so far. Randy has been a teacher for many many years, and he dealt with foreigners, like me, all the time. So he knows exactly how to approach me, target my weakness, define work priorities and design tasks/topics/homework accordingly. I appreciate his help and patience, and highly respect his work ethic and dedication.
Na Y. from Richmond, VA
"Communication for Business and Travel, 20 years' experience in Tokyo"
Hello, I am an ESOL teacher with 20 years of experience teaching in Tokyo. I have taught housewives to Ministry officials to JASDF personnel, and from beginner to advanced.
Communication is the important thing. If you apply yourself I can help you build vocabulary, improve grammar, and increase your comprehension and confidence.... ... More
"Experienced English, ESL, and Elementary Tutor"
I tutor because I love helping people learn. While working on my undergrad, I was an English tutor for the Academic Center for Excellence. We provided tutoring to local college and high school students. I worked with students on basic grammar, sentence structure, and essay construction. Currently, I am employed by Chesterfield County Public Schools as an ESL tutor and am working on my masters degree in teaching and an elementary education teaching certification.
Since I did not learn how ... ... More
I am a graduate student and had difficulty with a class I enrolled in. I check out my options on WyzAnt and chose Herb due to his bio and what seemed to be a background of great experience. Upon beginning my sessions with Herb he continued to amaze me at how easy he made all of the information. He knew his stuff and with his help I obtained an A in my class. He is very easy to talk to and works patiently with you on difficult concepts. He gives the help needed but also allows you to work on it on your own time to ensure you know the information and the time to absorb the materials if you need the time. I recommend Herb to anyone who would like any tutoring. I plan on utilizing his services again when needed. He is worth every penny!
Dana M. from Perkasie, PA
"Energetic coach for Accounting, Finance course work and CPA Exam prep"
I received a degree in accounting from Purdue University in 1981. In 1985, I passed the Uniform CPA exam and was awarded a CPA certificate in the state of Illinois. For 30 years I held numerous financial and accounting positions that required the application of fundamental and advanced accounting principles and practices. I continue to help undergraduate and graduate level students understand the fundamental principles of accounting and their application in real world situations. ... More
"Patient and Effective Algebra 1 and Middle School Math Tutor"
Math really has very little to do with numbers, but is rather more like a foreign language that challenges a person's logical-thinking and problem-solving skills. Prior to teaching, I worked in the corporate environment, which has given me many real-world examples that can answer the question of "when will I ever use this stuff?" and I try to share those experiences with students when I can.
I have been teaching middle school students since 2006, and love seeing that moment who the light bul... ... More
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