"SAT/ACT Expert with 15 years experience"
My background includes a BS in Education from Cornell University and MEd in English Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. Through the years, I have supported students in writing, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, French and the sciences. Test prep, however, is my favorite because students can develop a high level of anxiety through the process, and it is really wonderful to help diffuse that anxiety and demystify the entire test taking process.
I have been working with stu... ... More
"Early intervention: reading, writing, spelling, Orton-Gillingham, PAF"
I love helping kids learn to read! Many students struggle with reading, writing and spelling and are not given the right tools to succeed. I have been trained in Preventing Academic Failure (PAF) which is an early intervention program for teaching reading, spelling, and handwriting. It prevents or addresses reading failure in struggling readers and learning disabled. PAF is the most effective adaptation of Orton-Gillingham instruction and provides children with the building blocks they ne... ... More
I feel fortunate to have found a great tutor in Sam. He is very professional and flexible. Most importantly, Sam is able to understand the student's needs, prepare the right material, and encourage the student's improvement. I would recommend Sam to any prospective student.
Renata V. from Greenwich, CT
"Expert SAT/ACT Tutor, plus Latin, College Essays, English, and Writing"
Hello, and thank you for your interest! Let me introduce myself, starting with my educational background. I am an alumnus of the University of Southern California, graduating in 2011 with a bachelorâ€™s in philosophy. Following my undergraduate degree, I spent 3 years working in a psychology/neuroscience research lab at Columbia University, producing multiple conference presentations/symposia, as well as co-authoring two papers currently under review in scientific journals.
I bring over 6 year... ... More
"Studio Composition Major/Music Production, Composition, Guitar Teacher"
I'm a Music Studio Composition Major in the Conservatory of Music at SUNY Purchase with a triple major in Arts Management and Economics. The programs involve a variety of classes in music production and technology, music composition, and business in the arts fields. I have classes in music business, ear training, keyboard studies, music theory, studio production, songwriting, lyric writing, arranging, film scoring and more.
I have been playing guitar for about 11 years now and teaching for ... ... More
From the moment we discovered Ginny on the website, till she completed the first lesson, everything went perfectly. She has an astounding expertise in Photoshop and graphics, a pleasant personality, a sense of humor and displayed great patience in explaining and working through the solution to the problems presented to her, all of which she solved.
Amazing, that through WyzAnt we were able to discover just the help we needed, right in our own town!
Adela E. from Katonah, NY
"Digital Arts Professional"
I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Design and five years of experience working with video production software. One of the video production software applications I work with is iMovie. iMovie is a Mac OS X software component of the iLife suite. iMovie helps you create video footage from artwork, photo files or digital camera recordings. With the softwareâ€™s editing tools you can edit your video clips and enhance the footage with color correction, titles, speech, music, sound effects and transition slides. The video you create can then be exported to YouTube or embedded into a websit ... More
Meredith is consistently a great tutor and no question that she knows her Spanish. She has a very good rapport with my son (he is 14). There is no down time with Meredith and she keeps the lesson well paced. My son feels that he learns a lot with her. I highly recommend her.
Lynn W. from Pleasantville, NY
"Certified Spanish teacher in N. Westchester"
NYS Certified Spanish teacher available to tutor anyone at any age, at any stage. Together we will improve your conversational skills, as well as reading and writing, so you are more comfortable in the language.
I have tutored middle and high school students, as well as professionals.
Learn some key phrases to go on vacation, or to talk to different members of your community in their native tongue.
In addition to foreign language, I am Wyzant-certified to tutor the following eight subje... ... More