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He is a very good tutor to my daughter. He explains everything thoroughly to her and is very patient with her.
Nancy R. from Garden City, NY
"David G. Specializing in Math and Spanish"
I am a current graduate math student with several years experience tutoring math at different levels. Available to tutor students from elementary school through college level math. I am an expert in easing "math anxiety" and explaining concepts. I am also a native speaker of Spanish and have tutored Spanish to many students.... ... More
I came to Frances knowing nothing about painting. I was also very apprehensive about whether or not I could be taught how to paint. After our first lesson I not only realized I could learn how to paint but with Francesâ€™s guidance I could also expand my mind in ways I dared not consider. Frances is such a unique teacher. Aside from being a brilliant painter, she has an impressive resume of experience and knowledge in many fields. Over the course of our time together, she has managed to teach me about painting in a personalized way that has helped me to not only build upon my existing field of expertise but surprisingly to learn more about the world around me. I find myself contemplating our painting conversations frequently and at times when I am not only thinking about art. I always look forward to meeting with Frances and applying her knowledge to the things in life that interest me.
As an art professional myself, a working NYC artist who exhibits widely, I was pleasantly surprised to discover that Frances knows as much about contemporary art as she does about the old Masters. Her wealth of knowledge is astounding which gives her an ability to cater her lessons to your own personal needs in a manner that has your best interests in mind rather than a prescribed teaching approach. Frances is also wonderful at helping you build upon your strengths in order to get you to the necessary next stage. Not only does this foster self-confidence but it enables the skill and information to click in a way that helps the process to move faster as you continue to study and learn. She is by far the best art teacher I have ever had and I can confidently recommend her. It is a rare thing to find a teacher so well versed in painting, design, textiles, psychology and children. I am happy that she can teach me and soon, when my son is a bit older, I hope that she can teach him too. She is a true gift!
Stuart H. from New York, NY
"Classical Art Techniques and Creative Self-Expression for Any Age"
As an Undergraduate I exceeded the requirements for a minor in Art History, maintaining a 4.0 grade point average across 42 credit hours of Art History.
Additionally, I have direct experience from working in 3 major Fine Art museums, as follows:
1. My first Masters Degree if from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. As a teaching assistant I facilitated the inclusion of children with Autism into enrichment programs. This work included taking trips with the children into the AIC Museum Collections. After graduation, I was hired to continue this work as an adjunct professor.
2. In the ... More
"I Like to make Math FUN!"
I made a career change in 1999 and decided to earn a Masters Degree in Secondary Education Math. This was one of the best decisions I ever made. I have been teaching math since 2001. It was been the best career choice I ever made.
I have been working eight years at a Children's Psych Center. I have tutored students through a Learning Center. I try to help my students have fun while learning. It seems to be the right approach. My favorite part of tutoring is when I see the confidence level ... ... More
"Does Social Studies frustrate you?"
I have had a number of students in my classes who have been diagnosed as having Aspergers. I determine the best way to reach them academically in a regular class. I also work on social skills in and outside of the classroom. The goal is to keep stress level down in order to be successful. ... More
government & politics
I have been teaching for 11 years now. I have been a lead teacher for three years now. I am motivated, highly energetic, available almost all days, and will provide a great experience for the student.
I have experience with all levels of learners, have taught different subjects and have proved capable of pushing students to get the most out of their abilities.
I have taught math to all level abilities and am able to use my extensive math knowledge in a way to get the student understan... ... More
I really enjoy the sessions I have with her! Not only does she help with the translation of the French text but she also takes the time to explain the pop-culture and history of France to better understand the passages.
Linda K. from Scarsdale, NY
"French conversation, grammar and literature tutoring"
I would like to introduce myself. My name is Patricia and I am a native French speaker. I've been teaching french literature and french grammar in Paris (France)for 6 years to pre-baccalaureat and post-baccalaureat students to help them take and pass their exams in French. My style of teaching is based on french conversation dealing with diversified topics like current events, popular culture, politics, economics, news..etc. I also help students analyze French literature and newspaper/maga... ... More
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