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 Southbury 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.
"Tutor for Reading, English, and Writing; Specializing in Psychology"
My name is Karen. I currently work as a Behavioral Support Clinician at a group home. I work with young adults (between the ages of 18 and 25) that have mental disabilities. I create behavior plans and assist the group home staff with behavioral interventions. I have experience in working with Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, and Asperger's Syndrome along with behaviors including anger management and Oppositional Defiant Disorder. During my graduate-level internships, I provided... ... More
My son went up 10 points in Math and 30 points on the English section!
JAMES V. from Mahopac, NY
"Math and Chemistry Tutor. Test Prep: SAT/ACT, Praxis, ISEE and more!"
I am an established, experienced Math, Science and Test Prep tutor. I cover elementary school through high school level math, including homeschooling assistance. I tutor physical science and chemistry. Test preparation includes the math/science portions of the SAT, ACT, GRE, GED, GMAT, ASVAB, ISEE, SSAT, TEAS, Praxis and more.
My goal is to connect with the student at THEIR level. We start by going over the fundamentals of the subject, the basics of problem solving and work from there to... ... More
I have tried several tutors for my son for calculus. Daniel should have been my first choice. My son felt very comfortable with him and Daniel's knowledge of calculus enabled my son to succeed in his class. I highly recommend him.
Andy M. from Carmel, NY
"Physicist offers help with math, physics, computers, German"
After ten years as a professional physicist and college professor, I am now working in the field of computer science. I am fully competent to help students with not only physics and math, but also many topics in computer science. In addition, I studied German intensively in Bonn and Berlin and speak it fluently. ... ... More
Ivan B. is a true subject matter expert in (among other areas) the statistics and operations management body of knowledge. He is quickly perceptive of individual level and learning style, and delivers the material in a manner that creates a series of "aha" moments, using a combination of short explanations of underlying theory and principles, followed by the application of tools, techniques and formulas to the required assignment.
Skillfully and ethically, he closely guides you through assignments without doing the work, allowing real learning and mastery to take place. In these few hours of tutoring sessions with him, I learned more than I did in the entire semester. I recommend him highly.
Joe G. from Poughkeepsie, NY
"Expert College Professor, Business Executive and Management Consultant"
With two graduate degrees in quantitative methods, I have professionally utilized, taught, and tutored a wide variety of analytical and logic-oriented disciplines, including probability and statistics, college algebra, matrices and linear algebra, linear programming and integer programming, polynomial functions, calculus, mathematical modeling, permutations and combinations, and SAT and GRE test mathematics. I have utilized both discrete and continuous mathematics logic and methodologies to analyze real world problems in business, research, the social sciences and quality control. ... More
Zachary worked with my son to improve his critical Reading SAT score. He planned lessons that addressed his individual needs and got him involved in the learning process. My son felt that he was more confident going into the SAT and performed much better than his previous try.
Keely J. from Wolcott, CT
"Experienced English teacher, writing and creative disciplines. "
I was a paraprofessional in Special Education at Pomperaug High School (Region 15, Southbury, CT), working specifically with ADD/ADHD as well as autistic and Aspergers students one-on-one and in small-groups. Before that, I taught in public and independent schools as English and Literacy teacher (over six years total), in mixed classrooms. In Literacy class, I dealt with multiple learning disabilities and underwent specialized, ongoing training as well as teaching weekend classes for special needs. I have established tutoring and small-group learning services in NYC and here in CT, working ... More
"Russian language and culture from native speaker"
I'm a professional teacher of English and German as second languages. My teaching methods are based on those of Russian school, since I graduated from State University in Russia (Kemerovo). My experience of teaching includes 3 years at secondary school and tutoring for about 20 years (during my time of work at the scientific library as a librarian, and creative director).
Learning a foreign language is based on three important facets: listening, reading, speaking. My duty is to organize t... ... More
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