Search 72,606 tutors
FIND TUTORS
Over 10 tutoring hours

Karen D.

New York, NY

$30/hr

Patient and Hardworking Tutor for All Subjects (Education Major)!

Usually responds in about 1 day

Patient and Hardworking Tutor for All Subjects (Education Major)!

Message Karen

Send Karen a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Karen or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive responses from additional tutors

If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.

Hi! My name is Karen D., I am 19 years old, and I live in New York City. I am a sophomore at Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Hunter College. My major is education, and my future ambitions are to get a Master's Degree at Columbia Teacher's College and become a certified special education teacher!

Now comes the fun stuff:
I grew up in a suburban town in Long Island, but I am super appreciative and happy that I can go to college in New York City. So much to do, to see, to explore, to take in and learn from! I love peanut butter, snowboarding, yoga, basketball, creative writing, volunteering, and most of all, I love teaching. I have taught English overseas, have worked with children from first grade to high school on whatever areas they need help in, and have privately tutored middle-schoolers.
While doctors are healers of the body, I truly believe that teachers are healers of the mind and heart. As people that are with children all the time, we are one of the most direct influences on children during one of the most important times: their childhood. Hence, it is incredibly easy to shape or change a child's life. It is even more important to shape the life towards something beautiful and positive, something children can draw upon as they grow older and develop. Teachers are shaping the future of society.
Children with beautiful hearts and minds, equipped with the knowledge and intelligence to make changes and improve society, can make a difference no matter the amount of chaos in the world. Thus, I take my future and ambitions as a teacher very seriously.

Thank you, and I look forward to working with you!

"There are two ways to spread light: to be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it."

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra
English:
English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anthropology
Language:
Chinese
History:
Anthropology
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics, Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th),
English,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
PSAT, Regents, SSAT
Corporate Training:
Chinese,
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Chinese

I am Mandarin Chinese myself, and speak it fluently because I speak at home with family. I have spoken Mandarin Chinese since birth and have taken classes for reading and writing since I was six years old. I go back to Taiwan every summer for a month. I received a score of 800 on the Chinese SAT II, and took it for a full year in college as well.

Elementary (K-6th)

My specific majors in Hunter College are elementary education and English creative writing. The courses I am currently taking in elementary education include art of effective teaching, literacy across the content area, teaching social studies, mathematics teaching and learning, and teaching science. Along with academic courses, I also volunteer in a fifth-grade classroom for the GO Project every Saturday. I have three younger sisters whom I have always tutored, and are in seventh and ninth grade currently.

English

Aside from an avid love of writing and reading, creative writing and English comprehension are also my passions. In high school, I was enrolled in AP Literature and Composition and AP Language and Composition, in which I received 5 on both APs. I currently major in Creative Writing with Elementary Education.

Macaulay Honors Hunter College
Education

Education

Macaulay Honors Hunter College (Education)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Karen will travel within 25 miles of New York, NY 10010.


About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D., I am 19 years old, and I live in New York City. I am a sophomore at Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Hunter College. My major is education, and my future ambitions are to get a Master's Degree at Columbia Teacher's College and become a certified special education teacher!

Now comes the fun stuff:
I grew up in a suburban town in Long Island, but I am super appreciative and happy that I can go to college in New York City. So much to do, to see, to explore, to take in and learn from! I love peanut butter, snowboarding, yoga, basketball, creative writing, volunteering, and most of all, I love teaching. I have taught English overseas, have worked with children from first grade to high school on whatever areas they need help in, and have privately tutored middle-schoolers.
While doctors are healers of the body, I truly believe that teachers are healers of the mind and heart. As people that are with children all the time, we are one of the most direct influences on children during one of the most important times: their childhood. Hence, it is incredibly easy to shape or change a child's life. It is even more important to shape the life towards something beautiful and positive, something children can draw upon as they grow older and develop. Teachers are shaping the future of society.
Children with beautiful hearts and minds, equipped with the knowledge and intelligence to make changes and improve society, can make a difference no matter the amount of chaos in the world. Thus, I take my future and ambitions as a teacher very seriously.

Thank you, and I look forward to working with you!

"There are two ways to spread light: to be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it."

Education

Macaulay Honors Hunter College
Education

Education

Macaulay Honors Hunter College (Education)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of New York, NY 10010

Karen’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra
English:
English,
Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Anthropology
Language:
Chinese
History:
Anthropology
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics, Special Needs
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th),
English,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
PSAT, Regents, SSAT
Corporate Training:
Chinese,
Grammar, Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Karen D.

Karen D. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Karen, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.