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Stephen S. Albany CA.
Reading and Writing Specialist: phonics, ESL, essays, and SATs
I specialize in one-on-one and small group tutoring to help students read and write more effectively, acquire and refine English or Spanish language skills, prepare for standardized tests, or understand and write about history and science. I am also a professional editor available to help you plan, draft, revise, and edit work of any length. I earned Bachelor?s and Master?s degrees in History from UC-Berkeley and UCLA and was a National Merit Scholar. When I started teaching high school soc... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spanish, Writing, English, World History
Isaac D. Ankeny IA.
A former engineer that can cover a variety of math topics
Hello my name is Isaac. My educational background includes a bachelor's in Construction Engineering and master's in Civil Engineering at Iowa State University (ISU). Upon graduation I entered the workforce as a geotechnical engineer and have 11.5 years field experience which requires high-level math and science. Currently, I hold a professional engineer license in the State of Iowa. As I reflect upon my education, I have the fondest memories of those teachers that had a passion for what they ... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, Civil Engineering
John G. Stony Brook NY.
JG - All Elem subjects - Math - Reading - Accounting
I am a certified, tenured teacher who worked for the Board of Education in NYC. I am also an Accountant who has spent over 20 years working for Professional Service, Public and Mfg. Companies. I am a "People" person who enjoys helping students. I believe in Service, dedication and finding the words and concepts that will help my student achieve his goals. I am an excellent listener, with patience. ... Read more
Microsoft Excel, Managerial Accounting, Financial Accounting, Elementary (K-6th), Study Skills, QuickBooks, Vocabulary, Grammar
Helene F. Nyack NY.
College Essays, College Counseling, Writing, Public Speaking
Welcome! I am a college counselor and a writing tutor/mentor for students of all ages. I have been doing this work since 2013. I help students improve their academic or creative writing and editing skills, and to become more confident, fluid writers. Additionally, I work extensively with students applying to college programs?undergraduate or graduate, and offer soup to nuts, front to back college counseling services. These comprehensive services are individualized to the needs, interests, an... Read more
Writing, Literature, Proofreading, College Counseling
Howard Z. Sunnyvale CA.
Passionate Physics Tutor
I help high school students improve their grades in physics classes (regular / honors / APs) and prepare for standardized tests (APs and SAT subject). I am very familiar with course materials from Monta Vista High Gunn High Palo Alto High Bellarmine College Preparatory What separates me from many other tutors is that I only tutor physics. I can qualify for many more subjects on Wyzant, but I choose to concentrate on physics. Teaching and explaining physics is a hard task, so I want to devot... Read more
Laura L. Nyack NY.
Ivy-League Educated Writing Tutor with Journalism Background
Hello, I?m Laura! Thank you for visiting my page! Everyone can learn to write well, but it?s a skill that takes practice. Before I begin with any tutoring assignment, I like to assess where the student needs to focus--I can do that in a phone call or by looking at an example of current written work. Some students need to concentrate on their mechanics; others need to work on their organization and clarity. Whatever the challenge, we?ll figure out the best way to tackle it and try to take the ... Read more
Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, Literature
Brandy C. Canyon Country CA.
Upbeat and Organized Writing, English, and Theatre Tutor
I'm Brandy! I am an award-winning screenwriter and playwright with a Master's Degree from Carnegie Mellon University. I have worked in the theater/entertainment industry as a writer, researcher, and director for 10 years. Throughout that time I've worked as a teacher both in and out of the classroom, with students of all ages. I strive to meet students where they are, and enjoy sharing my love of literature, the arts, and a job well-done with my students! My MFA from Carnegie Mellon Universi... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Writing, English, Literature, GRE
Johanna Maria R. Nyack NY.
Pronunciation and Accent Reduction for Listener-Friendly English!
Do people have trouble understanding you when you speak English? Does this cause problems communicating? Do you feel anxious when you need to speak at your business or school, or with your kids' teachers? Is public speaking a challenge? I love helping people improve their ability to communicate in English. My specialty is coaching the pronunciation of English sounds and the rhythm and intonation of spoken English. When you learn to speak with the natural rhythm and melody of English, you will... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Writing, English, ESL/ESOL, Proofreading
Deepti S. Sunnyvale CA.
Dear students, I have done my Masters in Economics and have three and a half years of experience in teaching economics. Recently, I completed a macroeconomic course - "Financial Programming and Policies, Part 1: Macroeconomic Accounts and Analysis", a course of study offered by IMFx, an online learning initiative of the International Monetary Fund through edx. I have also written a book on microeconomics. Currently, I tutor students who need any kind of help in the field of economics. Micro... Read more
Purvi G. Sunnyvale CA.
Elem School Teacher (13 years) Math/Reading/Working w/Special Needs
Hello, I'm Purvi! I have been teaching 1-on-1 for 13 years in elementary and middle school settings. I am very passionate about teaching and that has allowed me to achieve success in working with students in general education and with students who have special needs. I have experience teaching students diagnosed with autism, dyslexia, ADHD, etc. It gives me immense satisfaction when I see their confidence and self-esteem grow. I teach math with real examples which students can relate to an... Read more
Prealgebra, Reading, Writing, Elementary Math, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)