...My bachelor's degree is from Cornell, where I graduated summa cum laude. While in college, I taught Critical Reading and Writing SAT prep to individuals as well as small groups, and I am happy to teach standardized test strategies as well. I am able to draw on my experience, while adapting my tutoring strategies to suit the new SAT format, or the ACT. (read more)
...I am currently in graduate school, pursuing a Master's degree in Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science. I greatly enjoy the work that math requires, applying concepts and equations to solve problems. I believe this is only part of what makes me a good tutor. (read more)
...Time management and organizational competence leads to lowered stress for the whole family. I am a certified special education teacher. Students with high-functioning autism have been included in my classes and I have a dear friend who has a daughter with autism. (read more)
...I also work with students to prepare them for the AP Government test, which–unlike the AP US History test–requires a very precise knowledge of key concepts and terms on its short answer “essays” (FRQs).
Learning how to read, interpret, and analyze fiction can be challenging for many students. A... (read more)
...Education is a serious matter, but the educating mentor's demeanor is also crucial. I believe education is a privilege and right for every citizen, and so I incorporate compassion and patience in my method for achieving academic success. After all, there is no point to lessons that inherently lack pain. (read more)