...I hold a bachelor's degree in English literature and language from Boston University and a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University. I hold a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism. I worked for many years as a writer and editor.
Towaco, NJView Tutor
...With every lesson, I don't just teach to the test, but strive to improve the student's core skills in reading, writing, math, and reasoning. However, I do share my best test-taking strategies and encourage students to use them, because I feel they help develop reasoning ability. Philosophers di...
New York, NYView Tutor
...I have a degree in Language and Linguistics from Oberlin College. I spent my Junior year abroad in Paris studying phonetics at the Sorbonne and most recently, I got a CELTA degree which relied heavily on a mastery of phonetics. As an experienced ESL teacher, I am able to communicate clearly the why's and how's of phonics.
New Providence, NJView Tutor
...As part of my PhD at Princeton and postdoctoral work at the University of California, San Francisco, I was trained to give clear scientific presentations to mixed audiences of physical scientists and biologists using written, visual, and oral communication. I gave a talk about scientific communi...
Bridgewater, NJView Tutor
...But few people can really get children and teenagers excited about learning. I am able to really connect and relate with my students, instill confidence in them, and teach them the skills to succeed. The last boy I tutored - a 7th grader at a top UES prep school with ADD - wasn't doing his homework and getting Cs and Ds before I started with him.
Brooklyn, NYView Tutor