...I began to excel in school when I discovered that I could learn for my own enjoyment and not because someone was making me. I was privileged to learn from passionate teachers, and have used them and their teaching styles as models for my own career as an educator. Since graduating with my Master's from Boston College, I have worked in a variety of schools as a school counselor.
Brookline, MAView Tutor
...I am currently employed as a Scientist working on DNA technology. I continue to tutor because I enjoy working with students and providing them with more real-life examples of science.I have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry. I have taught this course in a college level for 4 years, and have tutored it for 8.
Brighton, MAView Tutor
...The HSPT is divided into five sections, and it also tests verbal and math skills. I am currently successfully tutoring students for WyzAnt in these subject areas. The Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE), geared towards elementary school students, tests reading comprehension and math, as well as verbal and quantitative reasoning skills.
Quincy, MAView Tutor
...It tests academic skills using 5 different testing sections: Verbal Skills, Quantitative Skills, Reading Skills, Mathematics Skills and Language Expression Skills. My extensive experience teaching middle school students makes me a natural to prepare 8th graders seeking admission to Catholic high schools. I currently enjoy working with several students preparing for the HSPT exam.
Canton, MAView Tutor
...My approach is to help students identify their strengths and weaknesses and use this information to maximize their potential points on the actual exam. I offer practice exams, math skills work, critical reading strategies and essay writing practice. The average score improvement for the students I have worked with has been 240 points!
Jamaica Plain, MAView Tutor