Weekends at any time
EducationOccidental College - BA, English
ExperienceI earned my bachelor's degree in English and Comparative Literature with a concentration on critical theory from Occidental College. I have been tutoring for several years in a variety of different settings, including math at inner city schools, English to students in India, and reading to refugee children. I have facilitated reading programs for the Institute of Reading Development as well. I like tutoring subjects ranging from reading, writing, literature, government, history, and a variety of AP subjects. I also enjoy assisting students in standardized test preparation for the GRE, PSAT, and SAT. I enjoy watching my students' confidence rise with their academic abilities, and I believe building confidence is the key to increasing students' learning capacities. As a tutor I want to inspire and excite my students as they develop their skills. I enjoy getting students to understand concepts, not just memorize them. I create unique learning plans for each of my tutees, as I believe each student learns differently. By engaging and inspiring students, they can build real connections to previously challenging subjects. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking, traveling, teaching yoga, and writing.
Hobbiesyoga, meditation, travel, cooking, eating, thinking about cooking and eating.
History, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP United States History, College Essays, English, Essay Editing, Government, Graduate Test Prep, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE Verbal, GRE Verbal Reasoning, Literature, Other, PSAT Critical Reading, PSAT Writing Skills, Reading, SAT Critical Reading, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing, Social studies, Study Skills, Study Skills and Organization, Summer, Test Prep, Writing
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