I graduated from Brandeis University with a degree in English, and I am headed off to France this year for a gap year before continuing for my Ph.D. in English. I tutor because I find it extremely meaningful to give back to other students. Since I have benefited immensely from the care of brilliant professors, tutors, and mentors, I feel obligated to provide the same opportunity to others because I believe that learning is one of the most valuable tools we have in life. My favorite subject to tutor is writing and essay writing because I love...
I have been tutoring consistently for the past four years. I have tutored reading, general writing, grammar, algebra, geometry, HSPT standardized test preparation, ESL, Hebrew reading, and essay writing. During my years in college, I volunteered to tutor international staff in English to help them improve their vocabulary, pronunciation, and speech patterns. I also helped a Latina mother to write her resume and important English documents, a local middle school student to improve his writing, and international students practice their English...
Online Jewish Learning, Tutor
2016 - Present
I tutor children in Hebrew. Some of my students are simply trying to improve their Hebrew reading skills, but many of them are students who, for some reason or another, do not have access to a synagogue and need to prepare for their bar/bat mitzvah. In a short period of time, I bring them from just learning Hebrew to leading the service and giving a sermon.
Varsity Tutors, Tutor
2015 - Present
I tutor students in all sorts of subjects. Lately I have been tutoring students in the HSPT exam by leading them through test-taking techniques and showing them best how to approach tricky problems with concepts or language they may not recognize.