Rachael J. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Rachael, 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.
I am a prospective PhD student working on a manuscript from my latest research and applying to PhD programs within NYC. I have lots of experience working with students, both as a substitute teacher and one-on-one tutoring settings. I have a passion for learning, and get excited about any type of school work, especially math and science-related topics. I have always been inspired by mentors who share their enthusiasm for academia with their students, and I aim to emulate these sentiments within my own teaching experiences.
My methods are not set in stone; throughout my experiences, I have learned that different teaching styles work for different students. However, most students generally benefit significantly from visual and applied methods of learning. Tying real-world applications to subject matter helps students understand seemingly abstract concepts, and see the significance of why they should understand it in the first place.
I have been brushing up on my SAT subject matter and learning methods, but I feel comfortable working with age ranges from kindergarten to undergraduate. I always keep a fun, positive attitude, which is the most important part of teaching, in my eyes. I look forward to working with your student!
I took 5 semesters of chemistry during my undergrad (General Chemistry 1 & 2, Organic Chemistry 1 & 2, and Biochemistry). I am currently tutoring a high school sophomore in chemistry, with much success!
I have been playing baseball since age 5, but began playing competitive fastpitch in 6th grade. I was a starting varsity player all four years in high school, and received multiple honors and all-star nominations during this time. In 2004, I was recognized with the 5th best batting average in the state of Massachusetts. Although I chose to play volleyball in college, I was recruited by many universities, and even filled in as a temporary team member at Florida Institute of Technology in 2008.
I have been playing volleyball since age 11. I worked as an instructor at volleyball summer camp in high school, was inducted into the Massachusetts State All-Star Team in 2004, and received an NCAA scholarship to play competitively at Florida Institute of Technology from 2005 to 2009.
Wonderful — Rachel has a wonderful way of translating difficult subject matter to the student so they not only understand but retain the information. ...
Your first hour with any tutor is protected by our Good Fit Guarantee: You don’t pay for tutoring unless you find a good fit!
Usually responds in about 5 hours
Send Rachael a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Rachael or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now
If selected, 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.