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"Physics/Math tutor (PhD level)"
I earned my PhD in physics at the University of Connecticut in 2011 and have been working as a visiting assistant professor of physics since that time, but I have been involved in lecturing and tutoring since college.
- Siena College: Worked as a tutor hired by the physics department, tutoring introductory physics and calculus.
- University of Connecticut: Worked as a private tutor in physics for UCONN students.
- Tutor.com: Worked as a private contractor for this int... ... More
"Physics, Astronomy & Math Tutor"
I am an experienced college instructor and I am seeking to tutor middle school and high school students. I feel the combination of my educational background, strength in teaching content material to students, friendliness and patience make me an excellent tutor.
As a tutor I bring five years of experience as a college instructor as well as an educational background in physics, astronomy and mathematics. My strength as an instructor is making learning interesting, enjoyable and attainab... ... More
Shannon is great. I desperately needed to pass my algebra class and she helped me not only pass the class but I finished the class early and I got an A. In addtion, I feel more confident about math since she explained it to me in a way that I could relate to and easily understand.
Charlene H. from Meriden, CT
"Achieve your Dream"
My experience has included working with school IEP's (individual educational plans) with teachers and psychologists for students diagnosed with ADD, ADHD. In addition, have identified learning difficulties independently while tutoring students not previously diagnosed who had confirmed issues in this area based upon referrals and assessment by physicians. Doctors confirmed diagnosis and student(s) began receiving treatment. This understanding helped students become proficient in skill areas previously deficient.
Finally, in taking Praxis II (CT teacher proficiency tests) in Special Education, ... More
She never took Linguistics 200 but my biggest thanks goes out to her for helping me get through this class. She really knows how to put a student in the right direction. As a result of all our hard work, I got an A- for the class. If another student ever have to take Linguistics 200, I would definitely recommend Kit.
Diana M. from Manchester, CT
"I'm Kit. English tutor in Argentina. Spanish teacher in U.S.A. "
As a certified teacher, I most recently taught Spanish and English to students in grades K-4. I am familiar with a wide range of materials for all subjects that are used with students in elementary schools. I also have worked with 9th and 10th graders teaching math and science.
I have a background of working with students in different educational settings. I did graduate work at the High Scope Educational Research Foundation with placements in their Preschool and K-3 elementary programs. I did the course work for a multiple subject credential at Pacific Oaks College with a placement in their ... More
Matt has really helped my daughter improve her grades. She was failing math, and now we can happily say that we are in the B+ A range. This is in only 1 month. We are very happy with the progress.
Deborah S. from Glastonbury, CT
"Math and Science Tutor"
I uses these on a daily basis for Travelers Insurance company to do ETL processes that creates a final table. This final table I bring into excel using MS Query and create a pivot table. I then write formulas in excel to extract the data from the pivot table to create refreshable reports for senior leadership on a monthly basis. ... More
"UConn Psych Undergrad for Writing, Social Sciences, and Test Prep"
I started out as an English major in college before realizing that I wanted a career in psychology. However, English literature and writing were always my first loves academically.
I took honors English all through high school. I scored a 5 on my AP English Language and Composition exam, a 670 on my Verbal SAT, and a 770 on my Writing SAT. I took English 102 Honors as a first-semester freshman in college, and went on to take British Literature I and Critical Theory before switching majors. I am also a writer and editor at UConn's independent student newspaper. ... More
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