"Certified Literacy Teacher, proficient also in Italian and Spanish"
Each and everyday I work with students who are ADD/ADHD classified. I am a Reading Specialist and approximately half of my student population are classified as such. I have a simple approach to their specific learning abilities. I use strategies that are tailored to their needs and I ensure a safe and respectable learning environment. Each student is expected to perform according to the district and state standards. My students go beyond the criteria and set new goals and achievements for themselves. It is very important to maintain discipline at all times and to realize when their time during ... More
"Kind, thorough, Chemistry, Math, ESOL, and literacy tutor"
I am a PhD Organic Chemist, who loves chemistry and tutoring. I taught high school chemistry briefly, and chemistry at the college level for several years. I worked as an industrial chemist for many years.
I trained as an ESOL and literacy tutor, and have tutored literacy for a few years.
I led a Science Explorer Scout troop for 2 years, visited classrooms as a visiting scientist, and judged science fairs. I worked with teachers in preparing lessons that communicate the big ideas in scie... ... More
Emily arrived and established an immediate rapport with my son who was not sure about how this tutoring would go. After the first 5 minutes, they had a great first session and achieved a great amount for 1 hour.
David V. from Randolph, NJ
"Write better essays-study skills-organization-time management"
Hello. I am a private tutor for K - 12, college and adult students. My BA is in English/Literature & Communications. My MS is in publishing. My expertise is in showing students how to improve their writing skills, reading comprehension and vocabulary. Study skills, time management and organizational skills are other areas of my expertise, as well as tutoring for the common essay and supplemental questions for the college application. I offer a full range of services for all grades, and I a... ... More
We highly recommend Simon. Simon worked with our older son to prepare for the GMAT. As a result of Simon's help, our son's GMAT score was so high he was awarded a 75% tuition scholarship toward his MS in Accounting. We are so satisfied with Simon, our High School son is working with Simon to prepare for the PSAT.
Mike Z. from Basking Ridge, NJ
"Patient, Effective Math Tutor for Algebra, Geometry, SAT and ACT, GREs"
I have been tutoring on a part-time basis for years and am very proud that 3 of my students achieved perfect math scores on their SAT. I start by explaining how to prepare for the test, review the math concepts and time management, and explain substitution techniques to make complex problems easy. One of the best compliments that I have received was that I made math fun, understandable and enjoyable. Bottom line is that I build math confidence and improve math scores.
I held a teaching as... ... More
"Your local tutor"
I enjoy helping others learn to learn, in a variety of subjects; I love the "A HA" moment when a concept or subject becomes clear to the student. I don't like "giving answers", but instead prefer to lead the student down a path towards their own realization of the answer (or answers).
I am an engineer by education, and have over twenty years experience working in the technology industry. I also can tutor in the creative disciplines of photography, videography, video editing and productio... ... More
Before leaving for a trip to France, I wanted to become more comfortable with my speaking skills. Martine is the perfect instructor. She explains the many rules and exceptions to the rules in a clear manner. She is most encouraging and kind and I truly enjoyed our sessions.
Paula D. from Mendham, NJ
"Tri-linguist, French native, experienced, adaptive tutoring methods"
I am a passionate tri-linguist and registered nurse with a comprehensive understanding of childhood development and adult psychology. These crucial skills allow me to better address studentsâ€™ challenges while learning a second language. I am adept at evaluating different learning styles and personalities and I adjust my teaching methods according to their needs and skills. In addition, I understand a multitude of teaching techniques (ie, visual, auditive, writing, reading, singing, ... ... More