...Recently, the Princeton Review hired me to co-write and co-edit their AP European History, AP World History, and AP Human Geography books. During the autumn, I also help anywhere from twenty to thirty high school students with college application essays. My personal philosophy on tutors: We must tread the fine line between friend and authority. (read more)
...Many students do not yet have the patience to sit in a classroom for 50 minutes and take in a lecture, so tutoring gives them the opportunity to work in a more desirable environment. When tutoring a student, I first must find out his or her previous knowledge before we can move on to learning so... (read more)
...As with many writers and language nerds, I'm also a big fan of reading, enough to know that reading is a skill - one you can learn and improve with practice. I also currently work at a local library and at an area literary agency (convinced I love English yet?).
I believe what makes me a good t... (read more)
...I have a skill for understanding where someone is coming from and being able to adapt my lesson plan and approach to best help each individual in the manner that they need in order to learn effectively. I have a strong academic background across a variety of subjects and disciplines, with a spec... (read more)